In this 2-session workshop you’ll learn the Cocoknits method for sweater construction while making the Emma sweater. Students will have the option to knit Version A, B or C. What makes the Cocoknits Method special? ~Unlike most traditional patterns that create flat shapes, the tailored style of construction in these patterns creates truly three-dimensional garments that impart a great fit upon completion ~A system of tracking knitting progress in your own easy to follow customized worksheet ~Sizes range from Small to 3XL. ~Top down sweater construction. This two-session workshop is for advanced beginners (or up) and is well suited for those wanting to knit their first sweater or those with sweater experience who want to learn a different sweater construction method. The book also provides an in-depth guide to choosing the right patterns for your figure type with considerations for colorwork, textured stitches, and hemlines all working in concert to create the right silhouette for you. Materials for class: Book: Cocoknits Sweater Workshop.
The sweater worksheet is included in the book but a separate one to use for this class will be provided. Bulky or Fingering weight yarn (700-1400 yards) for long sleeve Version A & B, (720-1350 yards) Version C Needles: US 11 (or size needed to obtain gauge) Circular needle 40” for all versions, plus 24” or 32” for Versions A & B US 0-3 DPN or any length circular (for picking up stitches) Notions: 6 stitch markers in 6 different colors - we suggest using Cocoknits Colorful Stitch Markers. 2 spare circular needles or scrap yarn to hold sleeve or body stitches Pencil, scissors ALL COCOKNITS MATERIALS ARE 10% OFF FOR CLASS ATTENDEES Homework prior to Class: Knit a 6 X 6" gauge swatch in stockinette stitch Read through pages 16-31 of the Cocoknits Sweater Workshop book.