Reversible Cables

Reversible Cables

DownTown Knits

$ 30.00

Do you enjoy cables, but are always disappointed by the appearance of the wrong side? Join us as we discuss several techniques for knitting reversible cables and begin knitting your own reversible cabled scarf!

When: Saturday, Feb. 23

Time: 1:30-4:30

Instructor: Kim Garnett

Cost: $30 + materials to be purchased at DownTown Knits

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Skill Level Pre-reqs: Some familiarity with knitting cables, along with basic knitting skills of knitting, purling, casting on, and binding off.

Skills Learned: Overview of several of the methods used to create reversible cables, such as 1x1 rib, 2x2 rib, and brioche. YOu will also begin knitting your own scarf using the 1x1 rib technique.

Pattern: Pattern will be provided at class

Yarn Recommendation: 2 skeins Blue Sky Fibers' Woolstok or approximately 600yds of worsted weight yarn to make a scarf that is 60" long. Kim knit our sample in Woolstok in the colorway Storm Cloud.

Supplies: US #6 needles and a cable needle or one DPN in US #5 or #6, or the needle size needed to obtain a fabric that pleases you.