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Fixing Common Mistakes 2

In this 2 hour class you will learn how to drop stitches (on purpose!) and pick them up to correct a mistake several rows back.  We will focus on fixing cables as well as and increases and decreases.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Skill Details: Must be comfortable with knitting and purling, and have some experience with cables.
Requirements: You will need to make two swatches before the start of the class. Use light colored, smooth, worsted weight yarn, and size 8 or 9 needles. Swatch 1 (Ribbing): Cast on 20 stitches. Row 1: *K2, P2* repeat across row. Repeat row 1 until swatch is about 4" long. Do not bind off, leave live stitches on needle. Swatch 2 (Cable): CB4= Slip next 2 stitches to a cable needle and hold to the back, knit the next two stitches, knit 2 from cable needle. Cast on 24 stitches. Rows 1-6: Knit all the stitches. Row 7(RS): K5, P2, K4 P2, K4, P2, K5. Row 8(WS): K3, P2, K2, P4, K2, P4, K2, P2, K3. Repeat rows 7 and 8 for 2 inches (measured from garter stitch border). Row 9(RS): K5, P2, CB4, P2, CB4, P2, K5. Repeat row 8, then repeat rows 7 and 8 two times (5 rows total after the cable row). Do not bind off, leave live stitches on the needle. Please also bring a circular needle several sizes smaller than you used for your swatches.
Instructor: Julie

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.
  • Tuesday 10a-5p
  • Wednesday noon-8p
  • Thursday noon-8p
  • Friday 10a-5p
  • Saturday 10a-3p
  • *Closed Sunday
  • *Closed Monday
Contact Info
  • 309-673-5659
  • 305 SW Water Street
  • Peoria, IL 61602
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