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Halu Sweater - Sundays, Jan 8, 15, 22, & 29th from 12-2pm

Original price $95.00 USD - Original price $95.00 USD
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$95.00 USD
$95.00 USD - $95.00 USD
Current price $95.00 USD
Class Date: January 8
Get ready to learn new techniques in the self-indulgent month of January! We will be making Caitlin Hunter's newest sweater, Halu, in a four-part class. This beautiful top-down sweater begins with a lovely, sloping V-neck that folds into short rows, bobbles and lace and has plenty of stockinette for social knitting. Knit with one strand of suri (or mohair) and one fingering, this DK weight sweater will knit up quickly.
This two-hour class is taught in 4 sessions. Different bobble methods and simple embroidery techniques will be taught.

Required Skills: Class participants will need to know how to: cast on, bind off, knit, purl and be comfortable knitting in the round for small circumference knitting (magic loop, dpn's, two circulars). All other techniques will be taught.
Required Materials: 
Pattern: We will follow Caitlin Hunter's new release sweater, Halu. Pattern is not included in class price. Please click here to purchase your copy or visit us in the shop at least 20 minutes before the start of the first class.
Yarn - One fingering weight and one suri or mohair held together to achieve a DK weight. Suggested yarn: Lamb Good Fibers fingering and Lamb Good Fibers Suri 
Note: Knitter may choose to use DK in lieu of carrying two yarns. Customization of length of body and sleeves will be included.

Sizes: 1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6) {7, 8, 9, 10}

Recommended ease: 1-4” of positive ease at the bust. 

Finished bust circumference: 33 (37, 41.25, 44.75, 49, 52.75) {57.25, 61, 65, 68.75}“

Yardage: Please note that yardage is estimated, and can vary between knitters.

Yarn A (fingering): 999 (1124, 1248, 1355, 1486, 1598) {1735, 1847, 1666, 2085} yards

Yarn B (suri or mohair): 981 (1104, 1226, 1331, 1459, 1570) {1705, 1815, 1931 2048} yards 

Please click here to visit the pattern page for more information.
 
Needles
US 3 (3.25 mm) and US 5 (3.75 mm), or sizes needed to obtain gauge.
Notions:
Stitch Markers
Scrap yarn or stitch holders
Cable needle
Tapestry needle
Row counter (optional)

Pattern: This class will follow Halu by Caitlin Hunter. Please purchase your own copy prior to the start of class by clicking here.

Gauge:
Stockinette: 19 sts and 26 rounds = 4” 10 cm in stockinette and lace on main needles after blocking.

Ribbing: 22 sts and 36 rounds = 4” 10 cm in 1x1 rib on ribbing needles after blocking

Note- You should always knit your swatch the same way that the pattern is knit—in this case, in the round. Block your swatch as you will your finished garment and allow it to dry fully before measuring.

Pre-class homework:
Knitters should bring a washed and dried gauge swatch to the first class along with the pattern, yarn, and corresponding needles. See the pattern for gauge details.
**Knitters must have the necessary yarn wound, and bring accompanying needles and gauge swatch to the first class.**

Cost: $95 for four, 2-hour sessions. Eight total hours of instruction time.

Class Dates: Sundays, January 8, 15, 22, & 29, 2023 from 12:00-2:00pm

Instructor: Kim Winter

Location: Knotty Lamb

You will receive a 10% discount on any required materials (excluding pattern) you purchase from Knotty Lamb (in-store purchases only).

Class sizes are limited so enroll soon.  

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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.

 

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