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KNITTING TIPS & TRICKS :: Saturday 21 March


KNITTING TIPS & TRICKS :: Saturday 21 March


Saturday 21 March @ 1pm - 3pm with Vala

A relaxed workshop is which you will learn and try out some handy tips and tricks to finish your knitting like a pro AND fix mistakes! 

You will learn how to:

  • Pick up a dropped stitches in stocking and garter stitch
  • Mattress stitch
  • Grafting
  • 3-needle bind off
  • Picking up stitches for a button band

Materials required: 

  • Double knitting or Aran weight wool
  • Suitable needles for your wool (either circular or straight)
  • Crochet hook around the same size as your needles or slightly smaller
  • Darning needle
  • Scissors

Homework: Please prepare 3 swatches for the workshop (cast on approx 35 stitches) and leave the work on the needle, DO NOT bind off. Please do 1 swatch in garter stitch (knit every row), and 2 should be in stocking stitch (knit 1 row, purl 1 row). 

When purchasing materials for this workshop at Ginger Twist Studio, please mention the workshop you are attending and you will recieve a 10% discount on the required bits and bobs. 

All workshops are held in my dye studio (which is near the shop). After booking you will be emailed with the details on how to access the building. Please note payment is required to book in to this workshop, and is non-refundable.