Workshop: Two Colour Latvian Braid

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Add a little flair to your mitten cuffs or hat with a two-colour braid. Like many knitting techniques, it’s easier than it looks. It’s made with rows of knit and purl, with yarn carried along.

Take a two-hour workshop to get the hang of making a braid and give your Christmas presents a little more pizzazz. NOTE: in two hours, we will make several braids on a sampler. You will not have a finished item to take home.

Skills needed for this class:

  • ability to knit and purl
  • ability to cast on
  • willingness (or experience) to knit with two colours of yarn (stranded knitting)
  • willingness (or experience) to knit in the round

Materials supplied, including:

  • two colours of merino yarn
  • set of 2.5 mm double pointed needles
  • basic mitten pattern

Workshop details:

  • 9:30 am to 1130 am on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 or
  • 9:30 am to 11:30 am on Thursday, November 14, 2019 or
  • 9:30 am to 11:30 am on Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Victoria BC location to be announced

Cost:

  • $50

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