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Knitting 102: My First Shawl with Pam

In this class, you’ll create the lovely Out Cattin Around DK Shawl, by Finicky Creations. This is a great pattern for those who want to take on their first lace project. 

Out Cattin Around DK was designed to be a lovely and relaxing knit for both newer knitters as well as more experienced knitters looking for a stress-free project suitable for TV or social knitting.

(Shop sample was knit as the Extended size with Rich Hill Yarns DK in James River Rapids colorway.)

Skills you will learn:

  • Pattern reading

  • Simple lace techniques

  • Various stitches to add to your knitting “toolbox”:

    • Kfb - knit front and back

    • K2tog - knit 2 together

    • P2tog - purl 2 together

    • Sl1k - slip 1 stitch knit wise

    • Yo twice - double yarn over

  • Weaving in ends

  • Discussion about blocking

Skills you already need to have:
Cast on

Materials to bring to the first class:

  • Pattern- Out Cattin Around DK by Dee O’Keefe  (pattern available on Ravelry)

  • Yarn- (quantity based on size selected)

    • 440 yds DK weight yarn for Standard size

    • 620 yds DK weight yarn for Extended size

  • Needles-

    • US 8 (5.0 mm) needles (Circular needles are recommended to accommodate stitches) 

  • Tapestry needle


Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Ambitious Beginner - must have basic knitting skills
Materials Included: No
Requirements: Must know how to cast on, knit, purl, and bind off.
Instructor: Pam Winne

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Included Materials



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