Sunday 28th February 11am – 3pm

YAK
16 Gloucester Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 4AD
Telephone: +44 (0)1273 679726

Decorative Estonian Cast On’s

Learn some of the many stunningly beautiful and original decorative cast on techniques.

During this 4 hour workshop students will learn some of the many stunningly beautiful and original decorative cast on techniques used for traditional Estonian knitted mittens, socks and sweaters. Techniques will include the classic two color, old Estonian Fish Tail cast on, and the extravagantly decorative Fringed cast on. There will also be plenty of tips for making knitted cuffs for folk mittens and socks.

This workshop is for the intermediate knitter as you will need to know how to knit in the round on 5 dpns and be confident with basic knitting skills such as casting on and using knit and purl stitches.