Quixotic Fibers Class: Finish Your Knits 2: Online? Button Bands, Buttonholes, and Weaving in Ends – November 17 7:00-9:00PM CT
Tuesday, November 17 – 7:00-9:00PM (Central Time)
Instructor: Sarah Walworth
Hand’s on format: you can work along with the instructor.
Button bands are the crowning achievement in a cardigan design, and you always end up looking at it! Learn how to make your bands excellent and your buttonholes neat with this class. We will cover the math and technique of picking up stitches, the problems to avoid, and then we will work a little buttonhole sampler so you have something to choose beside k2tog, yo. Finally, we will show you the best ways to weave in your ends for a professional finish. Instructional digital handout included.
Homework: Cast on 15 stitches in a light-colored worsted weight yarn, work in 1×1 rib for 1″.
Materials needed: An old swatch that you can use to practice weaving in, tapestry needle, contrasting color yarn, crochet hook