Monday, August 25, 2014

Chelsea Yarns, Colts Neck Fall Classes

Chelsea Yarns, located at 340 State Route 34, Colts Neck NJ 07722
732-637-8600 Call or email to sign up for these popular classes!

Mad Hatters 4:  Four hats for Holiday giving from the weekend Hats book by Cecily Glowik Macdonald and Melissa Labarre.  Prerequisite:  Magic Loop

Hat 1  Ruche Beret (top-down construction includes Magic Loop) 2 sessions Sat., 09/13  10-12:00  and Sat., 09/20 12-1 pm $50
Hat 2  Solitaire Beret (cables, pattern reading, prerequisite Magic Loop)  Sat., 10/04  11-1 $35
Hat 3 Welted Torque (welts to create  asymmetrical shaping, prerequisite Magic Loop) Sat., 11/08  10-12:00 $35
Hat 4  Wanderer (tubular CO; using cable needle to create zig-zag design; chart reading, prerequisite Magic Loop) Sat., 12/13  10-12:00 $35

Magic Loop Clinics $25
Learn the Magic Loop to knit those Holiday gifts such as hats, fingerless gloves, socks!
Sat., 10,04, 10-11
Sat., 10/25, 11-12
Sat., 11/15, 11-12

New Project Class:   Tea Leaves Top Down Cardigan  $65
Start this top down cardi using a Provisional Cast on and work your way down to the ribbing.
Homework:  Have tension swatch made to ensure correct fit.
Session1:  Sat., 09/20  10-12:00
Session2:  Sat., 10/25  10-11
Session3:  Sat., 11/15  10-11

Short Rows with the Baby Hat $35
Make this cute baby helmet hat while learning short rows 3 ways.  Sampler in shop
Sat., 09/20  1-3

Holiday Stocking (3 sessions) $85
Made with chunky yarn, knit up with Holiday Stocking ready for this year while learning some sock terminology!
Session1:  Sat., 10/04  1-3
Session2:  Sat., 10/25  1-3
Session3:  Sat., 11/08  1-3

Beaded Knitting $35
Knit a sampler using three ways to add beads.  Expand your possibilities!  Supply kit additional fee
Sat.,  11/15  1-3

Chart Reading the Guernsey Wrap (3 sessions)  $65
Session1:  Wed., 10/15 6-8
Session2:  Sun., 11/09  1-2
Session3:  Sun., 12/07  1-2

All classes require a minimum of 3 attendees.  Knitters should have skilled level of Advanced Beginner (Long Tail Cast on, knit, purl, bind off, stockinette stitch, ribbing).

Want to learn to knit?  Sign up for My Own Project4 to learn in 4 one-hour private lessons the basics and join the others in the wonderful world of knitting!

Coming Soon:
Mitered Square Baby Blanket (or stash buster)

Toe-UP Toddler's sock using Magic Loop

Cuff-Down Boot socks in Worsted weight yarn