Knit a Top-Down Baby Sweater



Description:  Learn how to knit a top-down, set-in sleeve sweaterin miniature! We will learn this unique, seamless construction, knitting a cute little sweater with one skein of yarn. We will also look at different neckline optionsV-neck, crew neck, and notched lapeland edging options like seed stitch, ribbing, and garter stitch.

Materials:
Yarn:  1 skein (approx 200 yds) worsted weight yarn

*Tip: In worsted weight yarn,  your sweater will be approximately a 6-month year old size. Choose a finer yarn and smaller needles, and you can make a cute doll sweater!

- Needles:  Size US 7 or US 8, circular needle (at least 36”) and double-pointed needles OR second circular needle in same size

- Notions:  Stitch markers

- Pattern:  Class handout

Techniques covered:  German short rows for shoulder shaping, picking up stitches, neckline shaping options, edging options, buttonholes (student must know long-tail cast on, knitting, purling, and making standard increases/decreases—kfb, k2tog and ssk).

Cost: $90 for six hours of instruction.

Dates: Sunday, July 16 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm
           Sunday, July 23 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm
           Sunday, July 30 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm


*Students receive a 10% discount on materials they purchase for their class from The Knitting Tree, L.A.

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Please note: We do require a 72-hour advance notice for cancellations. No refunds, partial or full, will be given for cancellations made less than 72 hours prior to the start of the event.

 

 
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Instructor:
Anne K.

Knit a Top-Down Baby Sweater

Cost:
$ 90.00
Sun, Jul 16, 2017 at 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Sun, Jul 23, 2017 at 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Sun, Jul 30, 2017 at 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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