Douglas Cardi - Wednesdays, Nov 17, Dec 1, & 15, 6-8pm
Have you seen Andrea Mowry's latest sweater pattern, Douglas Cardi? It's fabulous and we are going to work through it together! The Douglas Cardi is a grandpa-style cardigan complete with stripes, big pockets, and a relaxed fit. In this class, you will learn how to construct a bottom-up sweater with stripes, drop sleeves, buttonholes, and afterthought pockets.
Skill Level: Intermediate knitting skills required. Must have knit at least one sweater form start to finish.
Cost: $75 for three, 2-hour sessions
Location: Knotty Lamb
You will need to purchase a copy of Douglas Cardi by Andrea Mowry before the start of the first session. Pattern can be purchased through Ravelry (click here for pattern) or by visiting us in the shop at least 20 minutes prior to the start of class.
**Please visit the Ravelry pattern page for more information.**
These are just approximations. Total yarn usage will depend on the yarn you use (fiber content, ply, etc.), your personal gauge, and any modifications you may make.
DK Weight (100 g/273 yds/250 m) in 5 colors
Yarn A: 115 (125, 134, 137, 145)(150, 158, 160, 166) g/315 (340, 366, 375, 395)(410, 430, 437, 454) yds
Yarn B: 84 (96, 111, 116, 132)(136, 152, 156, 165) g/229 (262, 301, 316, 359)(372, 415, 424, 450) yds
Yarns C & D/each: 74 (85, 98, 100, 116)(121, 135, 138, 146) g/203 (232, 267, 274, 317)(329, 367, 375, 398) yds
Yarn E: 97 (111, 128, 134, 152)(157, 175, 179, 190) g/264 (302, 348, 364, 414)(429, 479, 490, 519) yds
Main Fabric: US 7/4.5 mm – 32”/80 cm to 40”/100 cm circular and preferred needles for small circum. knitting (Magic Loop or DPNs), plus a spare for the 3-needle bind off.
Ribbing: US 5/3.75 mm - 32”/80 cm to 40”/100 cm circular and preferred needles for small circum. knitting (Magic Loop or DPNs)
Sleeve: US 8/5 mm – preferred needles for small circum. knitting (Magic Loop or DPNs). (Optional - if necessary to retain gauge.)
Use the needle size you need to achieve gauge.
-Five 1”/25 mm buttons
-Stitch markers (2 fixed, 1 clippable)
-Row counter (recommended)
-Smooth waste yarn for Afterthought pockets and lifelines
18 sts & 27 rows = 4”/10 cm on Main Fabric needle.
Measured over stockinette stitch knit flat, after blocking.
You may bring your own materials to class or if you wish to purchase prior to the start of the first class, you will receive a 10% discount on materials.
Class Dates: Wednesdays, November 17, December 1, & 15, 2021 from 6:00-8:00pm
Instructor: Kim Winter
Class sizes are limited so enroll soon.
*Following CDC and Oregon State guidelines, masks are required regardless of vaccination status.*
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Fine Print: Classes must be paid in full to reserve your spot. Classes that do not fill up may be cancelled and refunds will be given. Classes are non-refundable within 30 days prior to the workshop/class date. A 50% refund is granted if you cancel more than 30 days prior to the class date. No refunds will be given for missed classes.