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Cocoknits Sweater Workshop

Cocoknits Sweater Workshop


Experience Level: Prior  sweater knitting experience required

 In this four part video class, Julie Weisenberger introduces the Cocoknits Method of sweater knitting, outlined in her book Cocoknits Sweater Workshop. The four parts correspond to each section of the Cocoknits Method, including instruction on how to use the Cocoknits Sweater Worksheet in coordination with colored stitch markers. Julie demonstrates the Cocoknits Method using the Emma pattern from the book and suggests that class participants learn using this pattern. Erin Lowery will facilitate the sessions and guide you every step of the way.Pattern:  Choice of Emma A, Emma B, or Emma C   (not needed for first class).  You do not need to purchase.  The pattern is included in the book.  


Class Supply List

Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book (purchased separately)

• Cocoknits Sweater Worksheet (provided in class)

• Cocoknits colored stitch markers

• 1 ball of aran, chunky, or bulky yarn (go stash diving.  This is NOT the yarn you will be using for your sweater)

• Circular needles in size 9–11 (either one 40" or longer or 3 separate circulars)

• Smaller skinny needle in any size (double pointed or circular)

• Yarn snips or scissors

• Tape measure or ruler

• Blank paper for notes (or use back of your worksheet)

Dates: Monday evenings, Oct 7, 14, 21, 28 6:30 pm-8:00 pm

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  • Make a gauge swatch with the bulky yarn

  • Read through first couple of chapters of the book and Emma pattern