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September 2016
$65.00

Knit 101 – Sept 13

September 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Knit 101

This class meets three times: Tuesday afternoons 2:00 - 3:30pm Sept 13, Sept 20, Sept 27 If you’ve never picked up needles or need a little refresher, this class is for you. You'll make a pair of fingerless mitts. Learn: cast on, knit, purl and cast off Cost: $65  (all materials included)

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$30.00

Continental Knitting

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Honey Cowl

This class meets two times: Wednesday Evenings 7:00 – 8:30pm Sept 14, Sept 21 Do you avoid patterns with lots of ribbing or seed stitch? Those are both a breeze with continental knitting. Let’s learn this technique with Liz and make the Honey Cowl while we’re at it. Learn: Continental knitting style, working in the round Materials: 225-450 yards DK weight yarn (Neighborhood Fiber Co. Cobblestone DK or Feederbrook), 8US 16” or 20” circular needle, stitch marker, tapestry needle, Honey…

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$40.00

Scrap Blanket

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Scrap Blanket

This class meets two times: Wednesday Evenings 7:00 – 9:00pm Sept 14 , Sept 28  Do you have leftover sock yarn or mini skeins that you don’t know what to do with? Would you like to learn how to do German Short Rows? This portable project will help you use up your sock leftovers/mini skeins and make a unique blanket all your own. Learn: German Short Rows, modified 3-needle Bind Off, crochet seaming Materials: 16 mini skeins or sock leftovers…

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$25.00

Kathy’s Favorite Sock Techniques

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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alegria-locura-sock

This class meets once: Thursday Evening 7:00 - 9:00pm Sept 15 Spend an evening with Kathy and learn her favorite sock techniques. Learn: Kathy’s special cast on, magic loop method, reinforced heel and turn, flat SSK line, rounded toe by 3’s and kitchener stitch Materials: Worsted weight yarn in light color, 7US (4.5mm) 40 inch circular needle, hook size G (4.5mm), tapestry needle Cost $25 (materials not included)

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$30.00

Baby Bolero

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Entrechat

This class meets three times: Mondays and Thursday Evenings 7:00 - 8:00pm Sept 19, Sept 22, Sept 26 The cutest French Baby Bolero in sizes that range from 0-3 months – all the way up to 5 years! – and it takes less than a week to make (3 classes, a Monday, Thursday and the following Monday) – yes, really – you can have a gift really that quick!  NO SEAMS! Learn: Simple bolero construction, yarn over, picking up stitches,…

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$45.00

Tunisian Entrelac Scarf/Shawl

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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kristen-entrelac-dishcloth

This class meets three times: Monday Evenings 7:00 - 8:30pm Sept 19, Sept 26, Oct 3 Entrelac scarf in three colors that can be expanded as desired. Easiest entrelac technique there is with no turning of the work. No previous Tunisian experience needed. Learn: Entrelac Tunisian Crochet in simple stitch and some basic stitches to personalize the piece Materials: Three colors any combination of Santorini / Elba, regular crochet hook size I ( 5.5mm) and Tunisian Crochet Entrelac Dishcloth Variation…

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$65.00

Knit 101 – Sept 28

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Knit 101

This class meet three times: Wednesday Evenings 7:00 - 8:30pm Sept 28, Oct 5, Oct 12 If you’ve never picked up needles or need a little refresher, this class is for you. You'll make a pair of fingerless mitts. Learn: cast on, knit, purl and cast off Cost: $65  (all materials included)

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$45.00

Knit 102 – Sept 29

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Peace Fleece hat

This class meets three times: Thursday Evenings 7:00 - 9:00pm Sept 29, Oct 6, Oct 13 Learn: how to knit in the round, rib, decrease, and make a swatch Prerequisite: Knitting 101 or equivalent experience Cost: $45 (materials not included)  

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$75

Ann Weaver Workshop: Brioche

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Intrigued by brioche stitch projects but intimidated or confused by instructions? In this workshop, you’ll learn one-color and two-color brioche stitch.

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October 2016
$150

Ann Weaver Workshop: Steeking

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Glen Ellyn Historical Society,
800 N. Main St.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
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Steeking Class

Eyeing colorwork cardigan patterns? Tired of working purl rows on Stockinette cardigans? Afraid to cut your knitting? Overcome your fear with NO RISK!

In this workshop, we’ll steek old or thrifted sweaters (bring your own or purchase one from Ann's collection!). You don’t have to knit anything in preparation! You’ll work through all the steps of steeking a sweater, and you’ll be ready—and excited—to steek your own work.

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