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Two-At-A-Time Socks

TWO-AT-A-TIME CUFF DOWN SOCKS (using the Magic Loop)

Date: Wednesdays, January 24 and  February 7 – 5:30-7:30

Cost:  $45

Skills needed: basic knitting skills

Materials needed:  40” US 2 circular needle (or needle size to achieve gauge), 100 grams sock yarn (wind into 2 separate balls)

Gauge:  8 stitches per inch

Do you want to learn how to knit socks?  Do you have a basket full of single socks already knitted.  If so, this is a class you will enjoy.  We will learn how to knit 2 socks at a time, insuring you always have that 2nd sock finished!  We will be using the Magic Loop method, using a 40” circular needle.  Knitting socks can easily become a favorite pastime, always having a small “purse project” at your fingertips.


Build With Lace

Class Offered

Teacher:  Amy Schulze

Dates:  Wednesdays, 8/23, 9/6, 9/20, 10/4, 10/18, 11/1, 11/15, 11/29, 12/13

Materials Needed:  Fingering Weight yarn that will be soft and drapy.  This would include yarns with some Alpaca and or silk in them.  Approx 1400 yds
Circular Needle in size US 6 , 24 or 32” long
Stitch Markers

Building with Lace is the third book from renowned knitter and teacher, Michelle Hunter. It is a carefully designed sequence of patterns that introduce knitters to lace work starting with the basics and working towards more difficult pattern.building-with-lace-01

Mystery Shawl Mania


6 Shawls, 6 Shapes, 6 Designers, 6 Secrets

Take a journey and explore the many features of shawl knitting.  There will be six class sessions, the first Saturday of September, October, November, January, February, and March.  Each session will feature a different shape and designer and will focus on a different aspect of shawl knitting know-how.  Yarn hints will be available two weeks before each session and posted on the Magpie Cottage Ravelry page.  The specific pattern and designer will be kept secret until the class meets.

Teacher:  Amy Schulze

Cost:  $95 for all 6 or $25 for each
All materials will receive a 10% discount

Dates:  Saturdays at 10:00 am, Sept. 2, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Jan. 6, Feb. 3, and Mar. 3

Materials:  Secret until 2 weeks prior to class.  At which time you can stop in the shop or check out the Magpie Cottage Ravelry group page.

Pre-registration is required.

Felted Clogs

Keep your feet nice and warm this winter.  Learn how to make felted clogs.  In the first class you will learn about the correct fiber selection and knit the basic slipper.  In the second class you will learn how to felt.

Dates: Saturdays, December 2 and 15, 10 am til Noon.

Skill Level: Comfortable Knitter:  Know how to knit, purl, increase, decrease

Cost: $45

Materials Needed: Plymouth Galway Worsted or Ella Rae Worsted, 3 skeins (2 for bottom and 1 for top)  This must be a 100% wool yarn (NOT superwash).
Circular Needles:  Size 13 – 24″ and Size 13 – 16″