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April 27th Felted Bags – Modified Fabulous Felt Totes by Leigh Radford Pt 2


Class Name: Felted Bags – Modified Fabulous Felt Totes (AC-43) by Leigh Radford Pt 1

Class Date: Saturday April 27th

Class Hours: 1:00 – 3:00pm

Instructor: Terry King

Class Cost: $35.00 for each 2 hr session

Skill Level: Beginner and up

Class Description: Sturdy felt tote bags in three sizes, if desired we will be substituting the novelty yarn with a colorwork section with my own design which I will supply or your own graphed design. You will want to make several to use as knitting project totes, shopping, or travel bags. You can dig out some of that novelty yarn that might be hanging out in your stash to suit your individual style.

Material Needed:

  • Main Color Yarn: 750 (1150, 1475) yds of a DK or light worsted weight wool that will felt easily and firmly. Yarn is held double throughout. OR a Bulky weight yarn in ½ the recommeded yardage above.
  • Contrasting Color Yarn: Approximately 140 (200, 250) yards.
  • Needles: Size 13 25” circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge. Size 11 straight needles for handles.
  • Optional: Graph paper, stitch markers, misc notions

Pattern: Fiber Trend’s Fabulous Felt Totes (AC-43) by Leigh Radford (Available on Ravelry)

Modifications can be provided

What skills you should have: Basic knitting skills

What skills you will learn: Felt bag shaping and discussion of the felting process. How to modify the design to incorporate a colorwork pattern, if desired.

Homework: Purchase all materials needed before the day of class.

Event Details

Event Details

Date: April 27, 2019

Start time: 01:00 p.m.

End time: 03:00 p.m.

Venue: Yarn Refuge

Directions: 3368 Lakeside Ct. Next to Swill Coffee & Wine