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Giant Knit Blanket Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019, 10:30 PM

GIANT KNIT BLANKET WORKSHOPwith Cara CoreySunday, December 15th 2:30-5:30$180 undyed (cream) wool, $195 all other colorsAll materials included.BYO Sips, light snack providedSpecial Offers! • Bring a friend! Register for 2 or more people and save $15 each OR • Register by November 15 and save $15 (use Promo Code EARLYKNIT)Offers may not be combined.Sign up by December 5th!Learn how to make a dreamy, super thick and cozy knit blanket out of wool roving, plus tips and techniques for caring for these blankets. No knitting experience required! Knit and crochet designer Cara Corey will show you how to use a "table knitting" technique, forming the stitches with your hands rather than using knitting needles. In this class you will also learn:• How to source additional wool roving• Where to buy giant knitting needles (if you decide you want them) and how to make your own giant needles out of PVC pipe• How to graft ends together by needle felting• How to care for the wool, and use felting to prevent it from fuzzing too muchThe yarn we provide is enough wool roving to make a blanket approximately 30 x 50 inches in size with a lot of stretch. The undyed yarn is a light cream color. If you choose the dyed yarn option, please choose a color the yarn balls photo and let us know which one you want when you check out. The deadline for choosing a color is December 5. After that you can still purchase the undyed wool option. If you are allergic to wool, email caracorey@gmail.com to find out about acrylic options.More Photos & TICKETS:https://www.iheartartstudio.co/giant-knit-blanketAbout the instructor: Cara Corey is a knit and crochet designer and instructor, specializing in oversized knitting and home goods. Big news! Cara's family has recently relocated to Minneapolis, Minnesota! She is flying in to teach, so this is the only opportunity to take her class here before the holidays! You can find Cara's hand knit accessories at stores in San Francisco and Marin County. Find her online at caracoreydesigns.com or on Instagram: instagram.com/caracoreydesigns/

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