Description: Calling all dog lovers! Want to knit a sweater that will fit your pooch?? In this class you’ll use a worsted weight yarn to knit a basic dog sweater for chest sizes 14” - 26”. If your dog is larger, we’ll adapt the pattern appropriately. Join your friends and knit this cozy sweater for your favorite pup!!
Thursdays, 6PM - 8PM
July 11 & 25
Instructor: Sarah Evans
Techniques/Skills Learned: Measuring to determine pattern size, swatching for gauge, seaming and picking up stitches.
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Prerequisites for Class: Must know how to cast on, knit and purl. MUST do homework!
Materials Needed for Class:
DK or Worsted weight yarn - how much will depend on size of your dog.
Size US 7 and US 6 circulars needles (32” cord).
Double pointed needles US 7 and US 6 - these can be omitted if you use magic loop.
Row Counter (optional).
Pattern will be supplied by instructor.
Wind your Woolwinders yarn.
Measure your dog according to the guide provided by the instructor.
Knit a gauge swatch in the following manner: Cast on 25 - 30 stitches and knit in stockinette stitch for 4 inches.
Please see the WoolWinders Shop Policies page for additional class information.