Project Series by Myrna Batten
Two at a time, Toe up socks in Worsted weight
Mondays: November 30, December 7 and December 14; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Have SSS (second sock syndrome)? Want to make the most out of a single sk:ein of yarn? Learn to knit a pair of socks at the same time in this class. Yes, you will have completed TWO socks at the same time!! Plus, you can use up an entire skein of yarn with this method, without the guesswork!
Here is what you will learn in this class
Judy’s Magic Cast on
How to knit two socks at the same time
Toe up socks
German Short row heel
Skill level required: Advanced beginner to intermediate: Must be comfortable knitting and purling, including knitting in the round.
Pattern will be supplied by Myrna
1 skein of worsted weight yarn. Worsted sock yarn should have the same qualities as fingering sock yarn. A superwash wool blended with either nylon, silk or acrylic is best for added durability. Recommended: Estelle Worsted (50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon)192m (210yds), Alegria Grande (75% Superwash Merino, 25% Polymide), 180m (196yds), Novita 7 Brothers (75% Wool, 25% Polymide), 200m (220 yards)
4 mm (US6), 100cm (40”) (or longer) circular needle
Tapestry needle for weaving ends