Sock Knitting for the Holidays! with Kristin Parker

Sock Knitting for the Holidays! with Kristin Parker

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Class will meet twice: Sunday, Dec 3 and Sunday, Dec. 17 from 2-5pm.

Learn to make socks this holiday season! In this class you'll learn to make socks using DK weight yarn. Skills you will learn in this class:

  • Magic Loop knitting
  • 2 at a time knitting (optional) 
  • Making an afterthought heel 
  • Shaping with decreases
  • Kitchener stitch 

Prerequisite skills:

  • Long tail cast on
  • Knitting in the round
  • Comfortable ribbing (knitting and purling)
  • Not required, but helpful if you have some experience with shaping using decreases (k2 tgth and SSK) 

Materials needed:

  • Thicksgiving Sock pattern - Thicksgiving Vanilla by Summer Lee Designs
  • 1-2 skeins of DK weight sock yarn depending if you’d like to have contrast heel and toe or 2-4 skeins of fingering weight sock yarn to be marled (if doing 2 at a time socks, wound into 2 balls) - non super wash wool highly recommended 
  • 1 pair of size US 4 chiaogoo needles 36” + cable