Knitting a baby sweater is the perfect way learn to sweater techniques. And there is no cuter project than this shawl-collared grandpa sweater. Add little pockets and elbow patches to finish the effect. In this class you will learn top-down seamless construction, how to pick up stitches for a button band and how to knit buttonholes. Although this is a basic cardigan, the shawl collar can be challenging for some, and you will be guided through the short row shaping. Then you'll be ready to make this sweater in any size from baby to adult!
Date: Wednesday Sept 13, 20, 27 & Oct 4
Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Instructor: Mike Gardner
- Gramps pattern by Tin Can Knits (available at Black Sheep Yarns)
- Worsted wt yarn in 2 colours (refer to pattern for amounts for your chosen size)
- 4.0mm & 4.5mm circular & DPNs in each size
- stitch markers, scissors, darning needle