Helix knitting involves working several yarns in continuous spirals, which creates jogless stripes and avoids the need to carry yarn floats up several rows in between color changes. .Learn to knit a 2, 3 or even 6 colored single striped hat without the ugly, noticeable jogs or ladders. The helix knitting is a simple and ingenious technique ideal for even beginner knitters. We'll practice joining 2 and 3 colors in the round and discuss the many options to helix knitting. Helix knitting is an ideal way to use up yarn stash!
Required Skills: Must be able to knit in the round.
Instructor: Lisa Ellis
Supplies Student Should Bring to Class: 3 - 6 mini or partial skeins DK weight yarn in solid colors, preferably contrasting colors, US size 6 (4.0mm) 16-inch circular needles only – please no magic loops or 2 sets of circs for class.
Supplies Provided by Instructor: Complimentary pattern
Day/Time: Sunday, Oct. 21, 1:00 – 3:00
Sale Price: $45 - for registration received no later than August 31.
Regular Price: $55 - for registration received Sept. 1 or later.