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Knit an Omena Circular Vest

August 6 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

$100

Dates: Thursdays August 6th & 20th and September 3rd

Time: 10am – 12pm

Instructor: Terry

Cost: $100

Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Class Description: Everything about Omena is fun, from cast on to total wearability. Knit with options for a 1-color or a 3-color gradient, the seamless construction is totally unique! The armholes are self-finishing, so all that’s left is to weave in a few ends, and you are ready for a chill in the air. Instructions for making the back wider will be included in the class if desired.

Material Needed:

  • Pattern: Omena by Jill Zielinski (available through Ravelry)
  • Yarn: Worsted weight yarn. Suggested yarns: Knitted Wit Worsted, Sweet Georgia Worsted, Loop Yin Yang Worsted, Malabrigo Rios, Jodi Long Worsted, Noro Ito, Noro Silk Garden, or Arkaik Fibre Tweed Aran.
    • 1-color option requires approx. 775 (950) yds
    • 3-color option requires approx.
      • 250 (300) yd Color 1
      • 225 (300) yd Color 2
      • 325 (375) yd Color 3
  • Needle: US 9 / 5.5 mm 40” / 100 cm circular needle—or size necessary to obtain gauge
  • Notions:
    • Waste yarn
    • Stitch markers (3)
    • Tapestry needle

 Gauge:  16 sts x 20 rows = 4” / 10 cm in st st

Skills you should have:
At a minimum you should know the basics of knitting.

Skills you will learn:
Crochet provisional cast on, backward loop cast on in the middle of a project, novel garment construction and pattern reading.

Homework:
Please purchase all materials and have yarn wound, if needed, before class.

Details

Date:
August 6
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$100
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Organizer

Terry King
Email:
terraknit@terraknit.com
Website:
terraknit.com

Venue

Yarn Refuge
3368 Lakeside Ct
Reno, NV 89509 United States
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Phone:
(775) 384-1600
Website:
www.yarnrefuge.com

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