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Scrappy Sock Workshop with Angela

This class will provide hands-on guidance and foundational skills you'll need to take the mystery out of knitting scrappy socks.  

Class Highlights:

  • Introduction to Materials: Review the Anatomy of a sock, discuss ways to make knitting the scrappy stripes  as smooth as possible.  Review types of yarn suitable for socks,  and other essential tools.

  • Anatomy of a Sock: Familiarize yourself with the Anatomy of Scrappy socks

  • Reading a Sock Pattern: Break down the Multicolored Sock pattern to understand its structure and instructions.

  • Stripe Technique: Dive into the intricacies of using different yarns to create your own stripe socks.

  • Tips and Troubleshooting: Discuss common challenges faced by beginners and learn practical tips to overcome them. We will also discuss the how to weave in ends as you go and close holes in the stripes. 

By the end of this class, participants will have a solid understanding of the scrappy sock knitting process, and with a bit of practice, you will be knitting your own unique socks confidently. Whether you're knitting for yourself or as a heartfelt gift, this class will set you on a path to creating beautiful wearable art that fits comfortably. 

Materials to Bring to the Workshop

  • Sock: a started sock that has the cuff knit. Fingering weight sock yarn. You can use leftovers of mini skeins in as many or few colors as you wish. 

  • Needles: appropriate for your yarn, if you are a tight knitter, I recommend US 2, otherwise US1. Participants can choose Magic Loop, DPNs, Or 9” circulars. Please note: If using 9” circulars, you may want to have a second 9” or 12” circular to knit your heel.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Skill Details:
Materials Included: No
Requirements: Advanced Beginner, needs to know knit and purl stitches and basic decreases, like knit two together and slip slip knit.
Instructor: Angela

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Included Materials



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