Learn to Knit Top-Down Socks: FRIDAY 3rd December 2021 10am - 3pm

Learn to Knit Top-Down Socks: FRIDAY 3rd December 2021 10am - 3pm

  • £65.00


NEW VENUE: Our new dedicated teaching space is located at Chesterblade Hills, set in the beautiful Somerset countryside in the hamlet of Chesterblade. For more details about our new teaching space see here. Exact directions will be sent after booking.

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LEARN TO KNIT: Top-Down Socks (materials included)

Friday 3rd December 2021 10am - 3pm with Nicky Jerrome in the beautiful countryside setting of Chesterblade Hills

Now is the time to learn a new skill, and socks make a great gift. Once you start knitting socks, you won’t stop. These little mini socks would make a great tree decoration and with the rest of your 150g ball of DK weight sock yarn and double pointed needles to take home, you may well finish a full sized pair by Christmas!

 You will be learning.

How to cast on​ and join in the round
Knit in the round on double pointed needles
Turn a heel (not as scary as it sounds)
Work the toe
Finish the toe

The sock pattern will be using 3.25mm double pointed needles and a DK sock wool.

The cost of the workshop includes a set of KnitpPro Zing Double Pointed Needles (DPNs) and a ball of Opal 8ply sock wool. Tea/coffe, biscuits and a light lunch will be provided. If you have any special dietary requirements, please let us know well in advance.

Skills required: Confident beginner - intermediate: Able to cast-on/bind-off and knit and purl confidently. Experience knitting in the round is a bonus but not essential.

Materials Included: A set of five 3.25mm KnitPro Zing double pointed needles and a 150g ball of multi-coloured Opal sock yarn will be provided on the day.

Homework required: None

A few T's & C's:

Please note that we need a minimum of 2 attendees in order to run the course. 

Covid: Please do a lateral flow test up to 24 hours before the course is due to start and do not attend if you, or anyone you live with, have a positive test, a temperature or any symptoms. If you are unable to attend due to Covid, please let us know and we will do our very best to transfer you to a future course date.

We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations with less than 1 week's notice. This is in order to give us a chance to fill the space. If you cancel at less than 1 week's notice and we are able to fill your space, we can offer you a transfer to the next available course date.

In the unlikely event that we need to cancel a course due to illness or such like, we will inform you at the earliest opportunity and either refund you or transfer you to the next available course date, depending on your preference.


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