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Five Essential Bind-offs (V) - March 22
This class is VIRTUAL via Zoom.
Five Essential Bind-Offs
Date(s): Friday March 22
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time
Instructor: Bristol Ivy
5 Essential Bind Offs
You’ve spend ALL this time knitting a project, only to be confronted with the towering final hurdle: the bind off! In this class, we’ll try out five different bind offs, each of which have a different purpose and can help your project end on a high note. This class being on a Friday evening expect a cocktail/mocktail recipe along with the zoom link.
- 5 swatches of 20 stitches each knit in light-colored, smooth worsted weight yarn on US 8 needles with the stitches still live on the needle. Can place the swatches on waste yarn, a lifeline or smaller needle until ready to work.
- Tapestry needle
Homework: Cast on 20 stitches and work in stockinette for 1 inch. Leave the stitches live on the needle or transfer to lifeline, waste yarn or other smaller needle. Knit a total of 5 swatches to be bound off in class
Prerequisites: Be comfortable knitting, purling and basic decreases