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Sock Knitting with Samira Hill

  • The Wool Shop 6 High Street Galashiels, Scotland, TD1 1SD United Kingdom (map)

Always wanted to knit beautiful and amazingly cosy socks for yourself, or for those you love? A pair of gorgeous handmade socks is a great present and there is still plenty of time to knit up a pair (or more!) for Christmas!

Join our 2-part sock knitting class on Monday 19th November and Monday 3rd December (18.00-20.30) @ The Wool Shop!

Techniques to be covered:

*Casting on socks at the toe

*Knitting socks in the round on circular needle or 4 needles

*Magic loop technique (if using circular needle)

*Turning your heel

*Casting off

Materials needed:

*100g or 2x50g balls of DK/6ply wool (recommended for complete beginners) OR 100g of sock wool for those with prior sock knitting experience

*3.25mm dpns or 100cm long 3.25mm circular needle

*2 stitch markers

Sock pattern will be available for you to take home.

£20 per person for both classes (materials not included but can be purchased in store on the day)

Tea and treats will be provided on the day!

Bookings must be paid for in advance at The Wool Shop and are non-refundable.

Class taught by Knitting For All professional teacher Samira Hill.

Earlier Event: August 12
Beginners Knitting Workshop
Later Event: November 21
Knitting Club