Two-At-A-Time Knitting - More Than Just Socks
There are several projects in knitting that are worked up as pairs... Socks, Mitts, and sleeves for sweaters!
There are great options for how to work your pairs at one time and we will walk you through both how to work them on 2 circular needles at once or with the Magic loop technique! This skill is an especially nice addition to the sock knitter’s toolkit, this technique helps banish the dreaded Second Sock Syndrome, and ensures that your pair matches exactly.
(This is not a how to knit SOCKS class, but it is super useful in you sock knitting repertoire.)
Note: Students require 103 level skills including increasing and decreasing, as well as knitting in the round, But need not have experience working with the two circulars or magic loop methods of circular knitting.
Please bring or buy:
- 2 contrasting colours of scrap worsted weight yarn
- and two short 4.00mm circular needles, it is good if they are different lengths
- One long 40" needle in a size that works for worsted weight : 4.00mm - 5.00mm