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Okay, you're ready, let's knit a sweater! With the basic skills of knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing and knitting in the round under your belt, you're well set up to tackle sweater knitting.
We will help you with gauge swatching, choosing the appropriate size, raglan sleeve formation, border treatment and finishing techniques. Choose a pullover or a cardigan, available in both child and adult sizes (we can suggest several pattern options for complete customization.)
Pre-requisite: K201 and KUKR or KUKH or equivalents.
Please Note: The price does not include the required materials for this class.
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Downers Grove, Suburbs
5221 Main St
At Maple Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60515 Downers Grove, Suburbs
5221 Main St
At Maple Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60515
Knitche is a stand-alone historic building in the heart of downtown Downers Grove, easily accessible from Chicago via the BNSF Metra line. Parking available streetside or in lot immediately to the north of the building.
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Knitche, Inc., established in 2004, is a full-service yarn shop catering to the unique needs of the hand knitter, crocheter and spinner. We stock a wide range of yarns, notions, patterns, books and accessories as well as a carefully selected collection of specialty items and jewelry.
This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified Chicago educator.
Sister-Arts Studio, Inc. invites you to join us for weekly beginning knitting classes! Learn to cast-on, knit & purl, create garter, stockinette, rib, basket weave & seed stitch patterns then bind off and weave in edges. This class includes needles, practice yarn and one skein of worsted weight yarn of your choice. Discounted price is $100,...
Wednesday Nov 6th, 6pm - 8pm(3 sessions)
When my daughter Ona was young, we spent our "mommy & me time" creating. At the age of seven I taught her to knit and she picked it up in five minutes! Over the next year we knit scarves for all of her teachers. Knitting was and still is a wonderful bonding experience for us...give it a try with your special child! For ages 7 and up
Have you ever wanted to learn to knit? Bring a friend, child, grandchild, niece or nephew, and learn the art of knitting together. Novice knitters will learn to knit a scarf with bamboo needles and your choice of yarn. In addition we guarantee you a fabulous bonding experience! Child is welcome alone. New Knitters will learn: casting on basic...
Luna Violeta a colorwork capelet was designed by Donna Palicka for the 2019 Chicago Yarn Crawl. This garment was admired by all and is available on Ravelry! Luna Violeta, knit from the top down, is written out line-by-line and charted. We chose Susurro by Malabrigo, a blend of linen, silk and merino. The color definition, drape and hand are...
Tuesday Oct 29th, 6pm - 8pm(3 sessions)
Papillion, designed by Marin Melchior is our hottest new shop sample! We used Urth Yarn's Uneek Fingering and Harvest Fingering fibers. The Pattern is extensively written and diagrammed. Jami will teach you to master lace knitting, german short rows, color changing and carrying your colorwork. We have ten colors of Uneek to choose from. Please join...
Monday Nov 4th, 6pm - 8pm(3 sessions)
The Norwegian Fir Sweater by Oge Knitwear, is a beautiful unisex baby sweater knit from the top down in garter stitch. The raglan increases are achieved with yarn overs and knit stitches in a simple Fir pattern. Sizing is extensive from 3 months through 9 years old. We knit our sample in Sweater by Spud & Chloe, an all season blend of superwash...
Tuesday Oct 22nd, 6pm - 8pm
Are you intimidated by knitting socks in fingering weight, then worried about having second sock syndrome? Why not try a holiday stocking first. You will learn to knit from the cuff down, using worsted weight yarn and circular needles. You can stripe your sock and add a contrasting heel / toe color. Learn how to turn the heel, knit the toe...
Tuesday Nov 5th, 6pm - 8pm(3 sessions)
Have you tried brioche on your own without success? This class is for you! Learn how to knit 2-Color Brioche starting with a flat pattern. After you master basic 2-color brioche, you will learn how to incorporate increases and decreases as well as strategies for fixing your mistakes. Purchase materials at Sister-Arts Studio.
Monday Nov 4th, 6pm - 8pm(2 sessions)
So you have taken our novice knitting class, perfect! What happens when you make a mistake? You can come in for help, look at tutorials on the internet or better yet empower yourself by taking our mistake fixing class. Students should bring needles and light color worsted weight yarn.
Wednesday Nov 27th, 6pm - 8pm
Cashmere Cloud designed by Donna is an easy hat pattern with a combination of rib, seed and knit stitches. Learn to read a pattern, knit in the round with circular needles, then decrease and knit with double point needles. This should be your next project after scarves or flat items ..join us! Note: Pattern included. Purchase materials...
Monday Dec 2nd, 6pm - 8pm(3 sessions)
Donna, the owner of Sister-Arts Studio, is certified to teach the Cocoknits method developed by Julie Weisenberger. This top-down one piece ragland method uses a tailored shoulder technique and a smart color-coded worksheet to track your progress and achieve a perfect fit. Nine patterns are included with tips on choosing the style(s) that flatters...
Tuesday Dec 3rd, 6pm - 8pm(4 sessions)
Lightning Fast Mittens by Hill Vintage Knits is the best pattern for your first time mittens! This pattern is so easy you will finish one mitten in the first class. Valerie will teach you how to knit in the round using double point needles then knit the gusset and thumb without fear. You will definitely want to knit more than one pair! Meterials: Pattern...
Tuesday Dec 3rd, 6pm - 8pm(2 sessions)
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