3 Color Cowl to Steek (In Person)
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3 Color Cowl to Steek (In Person)

Complete a Fair Isle style cowl and learn how to steek for a buttoned closure.  Lean how to complete stranded knitting using 2 hands and then learn how to steek, finishing touches for your steek and add a button band.  Will make a great gift for yourself or a friend!  

This is a 3 session class
Session 1- Cast on and learn 2 handed knitting
Session 2 - Knit and trouble shoot questions
Session 3 - Steek and pick up for button band and button holes.  

Pattern: No Alcohol Fortification Needed Cowl
Yarn- 3 colors (light, medium, dark) of  DK weight yarn, preferably wool or alpaca, no superwash.  Suggested yarns are: Norwegian WoolQuaker Hill by Plymouth Yarn 
US size 4 16" circular needle or size to obtain gauge 
Crochet hook, waste yarn, buttons, tapestry needle, sharp scissors.

Obtain the pattern and have colorwork yarn and contrasting color determined before class begins.  Complete entire ribbing section prior to class.  Follow these modified instructions for the ribbing pattern.

On the pattern, page one, 2nd column where it says " First Rib" follow these instructions:
Rounds 1 & 2: With shade A K5, PM, k2, p2 to last 7 sts, k2, PM, K5. Remove beg rnd marker.  (NO PURL STITCHES)
The stitches between these 2 markers will still be your steek stitches, they just won't be bookended with a purl stitch. Throughout the entire project you will not have a purl stitch on either side of the steek panel. 
The suggested cast on is a Cable Cast On.  For instructions a suggested video: Cable Cast On Video

Skill Level: Intermediate
Skill Details: Students must know cast on, bind off, knit, purl, and picking up stitches
Requirements: Yarn must be purchased at Longmont Yarn Shoppe. Students enjoy a 10% discount on all materials purchased for the class. Pattern is on Ravelry Use code STUDENT10 when shopping for class materials online.
Instructor: Gail Sundberg-Douse

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