Honeycomb Mittens (Online) / Oct. 3 & 10
Tuesday, October 3 & 10, 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Have you always looked at these mittens and wanted a pair? Well, now is your chance! This class for advanced beginners who can knit in the round will teach you how to make the famous "Newfie mittens" with the honeycomb pattern.
Participants must come to class with the first cuff made and will then learn how to knit with two colours to create the honeycomb pattern and how to put stitches on hold for the thumb. In the second class, you will learn to decrease and how to create the thumb. Techniques learned will include knitting with two colours, casting on mid-row, and picking up stitches.
Materials needed: 3.5 mm and 4 mm double-pointed needles (or 10-12" circulars), two colours of 50 g worsted-weight yarn