Class 3/25 - Unraveling the Mystery of Afterthought Heels

$ 40.00

March 25, 2023 10:30-12:30

Does the idea of an afterthought heel intrigue you?  But then your heart clutches at the thought of "CUTTING YOUR KNITTING"?  Come join us and learn how to work an afterthought heel in a sock tube.  We will pick up stitches, cut the tube (*gasp*), and get to work on that heel(s).    

Things we'll cover:

  • Different Types of Afterthought Heels for Socks
  • Picking up stitches for your heel
  • Cutting your yarn (it will be okay, we promise)
  • Getting started (and maybe finishing) on your afterthought heel

Class Materials (items with a * are included in Materials Package Option.  If you do not choose to do the materials options, please plan to bring your own sock tube and yarn.)

  • Sock Tube*
  • 10-20g of contrast yarn for heel (can also be used for cuff and toe)*
  • Needles appropriate for your yarn weight
    • Style of Needles Recommended: Double Points, Flexi-Flips, Magic Loop
  • Measuring Tape
  • Tapestry Needle
  • Small embroidery style scissors 

Included in Materials Package:

  • Fingering Weight Sock Tube
    • Appropriate Needles are US0-US2 depending on your tension
  • Contrast yarn for Heel (approximately 20g of fingering weight yarn)

Cancellations can be made for a complete refund 10 days before the date of the class.  Must Love Yarn reserves the right to cancel the class if the minimum number of students is not met, at that time a full refund will be given to any students who have registered.

Minimum of 2 students
Maximum of 8 students