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knitting series 201 : simple cowl

This class is a great next step for new knitters. Suitable for those who have completed our 101 knitting or know how to knit & purl confidentially.

You will learn how to knit in the round, using knit & purl stitches to create a fun cowl for the winter.  Choose a colorful, multi colored or self striping yarn for a quick & fun project that will make a great gift. 

In class students will also learn how to:
- long tail cast on
- joining work in the round seamlessly
- knit and purl in the round.

Instructed by Juliet McDonnell. 

Required Materials:

- pattern - simple yet effective cowl from Tin Can Knits. Download for free  Simple Yet Effective pattern | Tin Can Knits
- yarn - worsted weight yarn - 1 ball or skein of yarn approx 220yds. Multi or tonal yarn is the best option.

Yarn recommendations from Yarn for Knitting, Crochet, and Weaving at WEBS |
Malabrigo - Rios

Malabrigo- Washed
Plymouth- Gina
WYS- The Croft- Shetland Tweed
Cascade 220 Superwash Wave
Madeline Tosh- Vintage
HiKoo- Kenzie
Sugar Bush- Bold
Berroco- Vintage
Berroco - Ultra Wool

Required tools: 

- Needles US 8 - 16” circular needle Available here 

- Ring markers
- Locking stitch markers
- Chibi tapestry needle
- Scissors
- Tape measure
- Notebook & pencil

Please have yarn wound and ready to be knit with at the start of the class.

There will be homework involved in order to finish your project.

Cancellation Policy:
If you are unable to attend the class, you may receive a refund or credit for a future class ONLY if we are notified in writing via email at least 72 hours prior to the first class AND we are able to fill your spot.  No other refunds or credits will be given for missed classes.  By registering for the class, you are agreeing to this cancellation policy.

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details:
Instructor: Juliet McDonnell

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Included Materials



This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.
  • Tel: 908.232.0600
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  • 361 South Avenue E, Suite 4 (2nd fl)
  • Westfield, NJ 07090