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Simple Garments-Worsted Boxy

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Class Name: Simple Garments – Worsted Boxy by Joji Locatelli

Contact Yarn Refuge to sign up for this class 775-384-1600.

Class Date:  Thursday February 15th , March 1st, and March 15th

Class Hours: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Instructor: Terry King

Class Cost: $35.00 per 2 hr session or $90 for all three sessions

Skill Level: Experienced Beginner to intermediate

Class Description: “This is a very simple modern sweater, with a very wide body and skinny sleeves. Worked with a worsted weight yarn at a very loose gauge, it is very flattering, drapey and stylish! A little short row section in the shoulders adds an interesting texture to the sleeves.”

Material Needed:

  • Yarn: Malabrigo Rios (210 yd /100g), 5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins.
  • Needles:
    US 9 (5.5mm) straight or circular needles for the body (directions for seamed and seamless versions are provided).
    US 9 (5.5mm) and US 7 (4.5mm) circular needles for the neckband and sleeves (needed for both versions).
  • Other Notions: Stitch holders, tapestry needle, an extra needle for 3-needle-bind off.

Pattern: Worsted Boxy by Joji Locatellie

What skills you should have: Experienced Beginner to Advanced

What skills you will learn: Gauge, blocking, short row shaping, and garment shaping


  • Purchase all materials and have yarn wound if needed.
  • Swatch for gauge and launder and block as you will your finished garment. You must get the pattern gauge.