Class: Intro to Socks
Class: Intro to Socks
This is the basic sock our mothers (and their mothers) knew by heart.
You’ll learn: A slip-stitch heel-flap pattern, turning a heel, gussets, and Kitchener stitch for toe grafting.
Prerequisites: Basic knitting skills and experience knitting in the round with double-points or two circular needles required. Come to one of our 'Drop In' Circles to get your homework cuff started if you’re rusty.
Please see the 'Supplies List' tab for what you'll need to bring to class.
Maximum of 6 students per class. $45 (3-session workshop).
Sessions this season:
- Wednesday evenings 6:30-8:00pm 3/7, 3/14, 3/21 with Becky ffitch
Please bring to class:
Fingering or DK weight sock yarn (DK weight goes faster). Churchmouse Basic Socks pattern. Needles as specified in the pattern. Basic knitting tool kit, reading glasses (if necessary).
Cast on and work sock cuff to desired length, following pattern instructions (we will begin with heel flap in class).
STUDENT DISCOUNTS: When you arrive for a class (excluding Circles) you’ll receive a nontransferable one-time discount card for 10% off store wide. These cannot be combined with other discounts or used for class fees. Please present your discount card at time of purchase.
REGISTRATION: Sign-ups begin immediately (exceptions where noted) on a first-come/first-served basis. To register for a class, simply add the desired session to your cart and check out as normal. You may also stop by the shop or call 206-780-2686 ext 4 with a credit card. Your place is reserved with full payment.
CLASS MINIMUMS: Minimum class size is 3 students. ‘Go’ date is 7 days before first session. If your class is cancelled, we will call you and issue a refund. We encourage you to sign up as soon as possible to reserve your spot and ensure minimum enrollment. Sign up with a friend!
CANCELLATIONS: You may cancel up to 7 days before your first class for a full refund. If you cancel later, we cannot issue a refund unless we are able to fill your spot from a waiting list. Consider putting your last cancel date on your calendar. If you’re unable to cancel in time for a refund, you can always send a friend in your place. If we must cancel a class, we will issue a refund. We may, on occasion, need to call in a substitute teacher.
Three-session workshop starting 3/7 with Becky ffitch.