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LEARN TO KNIT CABLES AT KnittyGrittyYarnGirl

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Cables add beautiful dimension to knitted projects and there's never been a better time to learn how to knit cables or improve your stitch skill. Master Knitter, Michelle Mingo Lewis joins KnittyGrittyYarnGirl to teach this program. 

Michelle is a Niantic resident and has been knitting for 50 years. She has a master knitting certification from TKGA which she obtained in 2021.  She loves to teach and is always willing to help knitters who want to learn new skills!  

Join us at our shop, for this 2-session program.  

  • Dates: Tuesdays - September 13 and 20
  • Time: 6pm - 8pm
  • Location: KnittyGrittyYarnGirl Yarn Shop - 170 Flanders Road A3, Niantic, CT 06357

This program is for advanced beginner - intermediate knitter. You must be knowledgeable and comfortable with cast on, bind of, knit, purl and reading patterns. 

Our two-session program takes you through the basics of cables while creating the Woven Cable Headband designed by Priscilla Uloho. You'll learn:

  • Cable terminology
  • Six-stitch left cableSix-stitch right cable
  • Cable pattern reading
  • Seaming

Here's what you'll get when you register: 

  • Two 2-hour sessions with a certified master knitter.
  • Printed Pattern
  • A skein of worsted or aran weight yarn - Come in before the start date, and choose your favorite yarn and color from the available choices for this project. 
  • Cable needle

The project is knitted flat and seamed. 

You will need US8 (5mm) knitting needles, straight or circular, and a tapestry needle (to seam the headband) not included. Both needles are available for purchase. 

Class is limited to 6 students. Registrants beyond 6 will be placed on a wait list. You will be notified this happens.

No refunds. If you are unable to make the class, we will move you to the next program. 

Register here. For questions or help with registration, call 203-856-6755 or email us at paulette@knittygrittyyarngirl.com.

Images are for demonstration purposes. Yarns and projects vary by class.


 

 


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