Knitting & Roses - Jem Weston blogFinishing Techniques Mini Class

Learn to love sewing up and give your garment a professional finish using mattress stitch. We will also cover shaping and picking up stitches.

You will need to bring some pre-knitted squares to the workshop. Please contact the shop for more information.

Thurs 26th Oct 2017: Ewe Wool Shop, Stamford. Click here for more information or to book.

2016-09-15-18.58.02.jpg.jpgFair-Isle Heart Mini Class

Master fair-isle whilst creating a lovely Christmas decoration. We will cover basic fair-isle and if you’re feeling brave you can also try out two-handed fair-isle!

This workshop is suitable for intermediate knitters who haven’t done fair-isle previously or want to improve their technique.

Weds 11th Oct 2017, 6:30 to 8:30pm: Yarn O’Clock, Mold. Sold Out!
Weds 22nd Nov 2017: Bibelot, Leek. Click here for more information or to book.

Short Row Shaping Mini Class

This workshop is for knitters with some experience who want to learn the magical powers of short row shaping!

We will cover the technique of short row shaping, the theory of how to apply this to a pattern for the shoulder shaping, and three needle cast off.

Thurs 23rd Nov 2017: Black Sheep Wools, Culcheth. Click here for more information or to book.