Discover why so many knitters love to make socks in this three-part class. Learn the basics of sock construction with toe-up socks and the fish lips kiss heel method. These socks are knit magic loop with one long circular needle and fingering or sock weight yarn.
Skills Learned: Basics of sock construction, magic loop, fish lips kiss heel, measurement for sizing, Judy's magic cast on, Jeny's surprisingly stretchy bind off
-- Yarn: 1 skein fingering or sock weight yarn (about 400 yards). We recommend Brew City Lucky Charms, Wonderland Yarns Mary Ann, Sweet Georgia Tough Love Sock, Knitted Wit Victory Fingering, or Stitch Together Studio Stitch Smooth
-- Needles: One long 32” or 40” circular needle in US 1 / 2.5 mm OR whatever gets YOU a gauge of 8 sts = 1” / 2.5 cm on your chosen yarn
** Take time to check gauge, this could the difference between having a pair of socks that fit perfectly and ones that don't.
-- Notions: Stitch markers (to mark the beginning of round), spare needle or waste yarn, tapestry needle, row counter
-- Pattern (Included with class fee): My First Toe Up Socks by Susan B Anderson and Fish Lips Kiss Heel by Sox Therapist