Polarized Hat - $30

Saturdays, March 7th, & 14th, 2-4p

Have you been dying to try your hand at stranded colorwork?  This is a great class to get you started!  Featuring a short chart, corrugated ribbing, and Latvian braids, this pattern is interesting to knit without being overwhelming.  Pick out your 2 favorite colors and get ready to be addicted to colorwork!

Prerequisites: Basic knitting skills, including some experience with double-point needles OR Beginning Hat class

Supplies:

  • 2 100g skeins of heavy worsted-weight yarn (we used Fancy Tiger Heirloom Romney); be sure to pick 2 colors with enough contrast so the pattern shows up well
  • Size #8 16-inch circular needle
  • Size #8 double-point needles
  • "Polarized Hat" pattern by Tanis Gray (available in store)
  • Yarn guide (optional)
  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle (Chibi)

Skills Learned:

  • Basics of stranded color knitting, including how to maintain proper tension and different methods for managing yarns
  • Corrugated ribbing
  • Latvian Braid
  • Reading a colorwork chart
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