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Fearless Finishing*

If you have knitted a sweater or two, but still don’t feel in control of the finishing process, this class is for you. Working on a baby-sweater and swatches, you will learn the basics of full-fashioned shaping, blocking, and seaming stockinette and garter stitch. You will learn to pick up stitches flawlessly and to alter stair-stepped shoulder directions to short rows using the 3-needle bind-off.  You will learn to make and space buttonholes. Conquer those finishing phobias!

Prerequisite: Knitting II, or equivalent
Instructor: Cyndi Shepherd
Date: Mondays - 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6; 2014
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Materials Required: 

All materials must be purchased at WEBS

HOMEWORK:
We will be using the smooth side of the long-tail cast-on as the right side of our class sweater.

  1. For back, with smaller needles, CO 45.
  2. First row (WS), work P2, then K1, P1 rib, ending with K1, P2.
  3. Work as above for one inch, ending after a WS row.
  4. Place on holder or a piece of waste yarn.
  5. For right and left fronts, (make2), with smaller needles, CO 19.
  6. First row (WS), work P1, then K1, P1 rib, ending with P1.
  7. Next row, work K1, P1 rib, ending with K1, for one inch, ending after a WS row.

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