Ewe-nique Knits

Learn to Knit Cables- Adult Beanie

$ 45.00

4 in stock.
Love the look of textured patterns on knitted fabric? Then this class is for you. Learn the art of knitting cables in a beautiful pattern of stockinette columns twisting to the back and front. The class provides a foundation for success in knitting the cable project with goal of finishing the Fair Winds Beanie at home.
The following stitches/techniques are learning points of the class:
-Reading chart & interpreting legend
-C2B & C2F
-C3B & C3F

Class meets once for 3 hours.

Pre-requisite: Mastered English American or Continental Knitting in completion of projects including 1x1/2x2 ribbing. Familiar with increase M1 L, decreases of K2tog, P2tog, PSSO & SSK. Welcomes challenges with support while developing knitting independence.

Homework:  Cast-on 126 stitches in your choice of cast-on method using the smaller needle. Knit ribbing Row 1 & Repeat Round 1 for 1.5” for 18-20" head or 2” for 22-24” head. Place ring markers every 14 stitches. Arrive at class with ribbing completed for your selected size and be ready to begin learning cable component.

MATERIALS SOLD SEPERATELY ~ Bring the Following to class:

  • Yarn: Woolstok 2 skeins or 160 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • Needles: US#4 (smaller needle) & US#6 (larger needle) 16” circular needles
  • Cable needle
  • Row Counter or paper & pencil to keep track of rows
  • Locking stitch marker and 9 more ring markers
  • *Optional: Magnetic board or highlight tape

Project Level: 

-Projects may include involved stitch patterns, color work, and/or shaping. (yarnstandards.com)

MATERIALS - Yarn for all education classes must be purchased at our store. We have a large store with an awesome selection & I'm sure we can find something for you.

CANCELLATION & REFUNDS - We'll gladly refund for any class cancelled at least two weeks prior to the beginning of class.