Group A Tuesdays September 12 & 19, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

Group B Tuesdays October 10 & 17, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

Group C Wednesdays November 8 & 15, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

Learn the absolute beginnings of knitting.
Week 1: Learn how to CO (cast on), k (knit)
Week 2: Learn how to p (purl), increase, decrease and BO (bind off).

Knitting needles & yarn included.

If you want you can start your own project in week 2, so bring (or buy here): worsted weight yarn, 185 yards for a hat or 300 yards for a scarf.

Costs:
*$60.00

All classes are held at our store, 33118A First Avenue, Mission BC.

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

Sign up online or call us to reserve your seat: 604-287-5668

$60.00
SKU k1p1
10 In Stock
* Dates:

Three Tuesdays September 26, October 3 and October 24, 2017 from 6:30pm-8:00pm

Socks can be an intimidating project, but they're so much fun to knit!

Before you know it you'll be addicted to knitting them.

In these classes you'll learn:

Class 1
1. Working with circular needles and the Magic Loop and starting the cuff.

2. Dividing for the heel flap and knitting the heel flap

Use the time in between classes to knit the rest of the heel flap (must do homework)

Class 2
3. Turning the heel
4. Working the gusset

Use the time in between classes to knit to the toe (must do homework).

Class 3
5. Toe shaping
6. Kitchener stitch (grafting the toe)

You'll need:

100g of worsted weight yarn (200m) like Rowan Pure Wool Worsted, 1 circular needle 3.75mm/US5, 80cm long.

We'll be making short socks, the goal is to learn the techniques!

Pattern & instruction booklet included.

Must take part in all three classes.

All classes are held at our store, 33118A First Avenue, Mission BC.

Costs:
*$67.50 for three classes

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

Sign up online or call us to reserve your seat: 604-287-5668

$67.50
SKU My_First_Socks
7 In Stock

SPINNING FOR BEGINNERS WORKSHOP by HELEEN DEBOER
organized by the Mission Weavers & Spinners Guild

SATURDAYS - STARTS SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

You'll learn to spin your own yarn on a spinning wheel.

Your teacher Heleen deBoer will help you through the moves and will provide you with the basic skills to create your own very first skein of yarn. You'll be working with all kinds of natural fibers!

Bring your own wheel or borrow one; members of the Mission Weavers & Spinners Guild can borrow wheels from the Guild, membership is $25/yr.

Roving will be provided.

Costs:
*$170.00 for 4x 2 hours. To sign up, please visit the LoomRoom, sign up and pay online below or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
*
extra costs: $25.00 guild membership if you want to borrow a spinning wheel.

Where:
The LoomRoom at Trendy or what Knot Yarns & Gifts, 33118a First Avenue, Mission

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

$170.00
SKU Spinning_for_Beginners
Out of stock
MWSG Membership:


Group A: Wednesdays September 13 & 20, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm
Group B: Wednesdays October 11 & 18, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm
Group C: Tuesdays November 7 & 14, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

Learn the absolute beginnings of crocheting.

Week 1: how to start chaining, single crochet, double crochet, treble crochet (dish cloth)
Week 2: how to crochet in the round (basket)

Free crochet hook and yarn included.

Costs:
*$60.00

All classes are held at our store, 33118A First Avenue, Mission BC.

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

Sign up online or call us to reserve your seat: 604-287-5668

$60.00
SKU CH1
10 In Stock
* Dates:

Two Wednesdays September 27 & October 25, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

This class is for the knitter who has sucessfully knit at least one pair of socks before, and has a fair bit of prior knitting experience.

From the toe up means you can try them on as you go to get the best fit and use all your yarn without fear of wasting any or running out. Magic looping means you don’t need to use DPNs ever again. You will cover principles of toe-up construction, toe-up cast on, working a heel, stretchy cast-off and the magic loop technique, and have a full pattern to take home and learn to knit TWO SOCKS AT THE SAME TIME!

Class 1: Casting on, increasing and knitting the magic loop method
Homework: use time in between classes to knit to the point of heel turning
Class 2: Turning the heel, stretchy cast off method

Must know how to knit in the round and distinguish between knit and purl stitches; materials not included.

Location
All classes are held at our store, 33118A First Avenue, Mission BC.

Additional entry requirements
Bring your own sock/fingering yarn in a light colour and a 2.5mm - 100cm long circular needle or your preferred yarn and circular needle combo. Comes with free sock pattern.

Course level
intermediate-advanced

Costs
*$60.00 for the two classes (must follow both classes)

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

Sign up online or call us to reserve your seat: 604-287-5668

$60.00
SKU TUS
10 In Stock

Bring your UFO's (UnFinished Objects) and finally get them finished with the help of your teacher.

We're referring to all the projects that sit in your work baskets and closets and knitting bags, languishing in various stages of "done-ness." 
What stopped you from finishing/starting them?

  • you've lost the pattern

  • you got stuck on a technical detail

  • stockinette stitch is too boring

  • is it going to fit

  • insert excuse here

Every Wednesday & Friday from 1:00-3:00pm (or by appointment)

Additional entry requirements

Anyone can do this course

Course level

All levels

Qualification

No Qualification

$10.00
SKU UFO
100 In Stock

12x 1 hour on Thursdays September 14 through November 23, 2017 from 5:30-6:30pm (but feel free to step in anytime!)

Improve your knitting skills one square at a time! The building blocks series is designed to help knitters navigate through the major knitting skills, techniques, and principles. Each of the 12 patterns isolates a new skill.

At the completion of the series, the reward is an abundance of knitting know-how along with 12 gorgeous blocks to assemble into a blanket or several pillow cases.

Materials not included.

Bring or buy here:
US#10/6mm needles (straight or circular) and 1,400 yards of Worsted to Aran weight yarn. For multi-color blankets, we suggest 120 yards per square.

You will also need stitch markers, cable needle, tapestry needle and row counter.

All classes are held at our store, 33118A First Avenue, Mission BC.

$15.00 per class, 10% discount if you take 12 classes (=$162.00 instead of $180.00)

*Prepayment is required for all classes. Class sizes are limited. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration. If a class is cancelled, registered students will receive a full refund. Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before class start date to receive a refund.

Sign up online or call us to reserve your seat: 604-287-5668

$15.00
SKU BB