Mittens are a perfect small project that will improve anyone's knitting. In the first week of the class we will learn to cast on in the round on double pointed needles (dpns) and increase for the thumb. In the second week we will work the decreases for the top, pick up stitches to knit the thumb and go over how to finish the mitten. We will also cover how to read patterns and make yarn choices for future projects, and how to customise the pattern later with different stitch patterns for a unique and individualised pair of mittens. We…
Each student should bring 100g of DK weight yarn and a set of 4mm double pointed needles (dpns). Supplies can be purchased at Knit With Attitude for students at 10% off on the day of the course. The pattern will be provided in the course.
Natalie Selles is a knitting instructor and designer working in London England. Originally from Toronto, Canada, she has working in yarn shops and for knitting businesses for over 10 years. She has taught knitting classes in London for 3 years, mostly at Knit With Attitude in Stoke Newington. Her designs have appeared in magazines such as Pom Pom Quarterly.
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