Socks to Dye For - Stripes!DownTown Knits
How do they make those self striping socks? The commercial yarn industry uses computers, but knowing the gauge of the knitted yarn, mathematically it can be determined how much yarn to dye for any number of rows. In this class, using a calculator and graph paper, you will design your self striping socks, then dye the yarn to make it happen.
Skills Learned: You will dye 4oz of superwash sock yarn in your choice of colors and patterns, based on your calculations.
What to bring: Apron or old t-shirt, 2 large towels, plastic bag, calculator (your phone is fine!), willingness to get creative and messy!