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Knitted Knockers

Knitted Knockers

First Saturday of the month; 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm; no cost to join.

 

Beginning April 7th!


We are pleased to be able to offer you a selection of approved yarns for knitted knockers. In addition, we will host regular knit a longs throughout the year to encourage you to help this marvelous organization that provides soft, lightweight, knitted breast prostheses for no charge to women who have required mastectomies to treat breast cancer. 

 

Participants will be offered a discount on materials purchased from our shop for this very worthy cause. You may also bring your own materials but please check the "How To Make A Knocker" page on the Knitted Knockers Website for yarn and other requirements.

 

 

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Top Down Socks;

Thursday, March 29th & April 12th; 5-7pm. $30 plus materials.

No sock making experience necessary but students must be able to cast on and knit the cuffs prior to the first class. In class you will learn to turn a heel and graft toes as well as learn terminology specific to socks.

 

 

 

 

 

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Cancun Boxy Lace Top

$40 plus materials.

Tuesday; April 10th, 24th, May 8th; 5:15-7:15pm.

 

This simple, DK weight top is the perfect way to hone your lace knitting skills. The top is made by knitting 2 rectangles and seaming to allow for the neck and armholes. 

 

Students must be able to follow a pattern, knit, purl, yarn over & decrease. This is not a "TV project" and requires attention to be paid to the pattern.

 

 

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Tunisian Crochet Scarf

$30 plus materials.

Tuesdays, April 17th & 24th, 

5:00-7:00pm. 

 

It's no secret that Tammy loves Tunisian crochet. Now, she can teach you how to work this ingenious technique, also known as Cro-Knitting o Afghan Crochet. Take a look at a sample and you'll see why! Participants must have basic crochet skills, as this class will focus on the technique.  

 

 

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Beginner's Felted Pouch

$50 includes class fee and materials.

Tuesday, April 17th & May 1st; 5:00-7:00pm; optional help day April 24th 5:00-6:00.

 

This class is for absolute beginners. The project takes only one small skein of yarn which is included in the class cost as well as a pair of needles. One skein may be enough to make a second pouch if desired. 

 

Students will learn to cast on, knit garter stitch, bind off, and a few finishing skills. 

 

Instructor will felt pouches for the class together and return them to the maker. 

 

 

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Learn Your Stitches Scarf

$30 plus materials.

Thursday, April 19th &26th, 5:00-7:00pm.


This beginner's crocheted scarf is a great project for those just starting to crochet (who can chain, single & double crochet) or those interested in brushing up on & expanding their basic skills. 

 

 

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Brioche Like A Boss Cowl

$30 plus materials.

Thursdays, May 10th & 24th, 5:00 -7:00pm.


Brioche is everywhere right now & for good reason! This deceptively simple technique creates beautiful & interesting fabrics. We love it and want to teach you how to create your own brioche piece. Tammy will start you off with this basic brioche cowl. This is a technique class, therefore students must be able to cast on, knit, & purl. 

 

 

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We ask participants to register and pay for class at least one day in advance. If the minimum of two students do not register, we will reschedule class. 

Individual lessons are available upon request. 

Visit us at the Shabby Sheep and Ewe and sign up for one of our fantastic classes and events. For more information call 812-372-YARN(9276).