PORTAGE Cardigan by Melissa Schaschwary
In Person & Virtual by Zoom
If this class fills, there is a Tuesday afternoon class also available. If that does not fit your schedule, but you are interested in taking this class, please email us at email@example.com
Portage is a comfortable, top down raglan that is worked flat. The sleeves are worked in the round. Only a small bit of seaming is required to attach the deep pockets to the hem.
Instructor: Chris Adams
Skill Level Advance Beginner
Class: Five 2 hour Classes - Total of 10 hours of instruction
Saturdays, January 22, February 5th & 26th, March 19th, April 2nd
1:00PM – 3:00PM
Class Size: Max 8 students
Skills Required: Comfortable with Knitting & Purling
Basic Increase & Decrease Stitches
- Raglan Increases
- Honeycomb Stitch pattern
- Tubular Bind off
- Sewn Bind off
- Picking up stitches
- Shawl Collar
Materials Required NOT Included in class fee:
Portage Pattern - Available In-Store or Ravelry Online
YARN: DK YARN - 1550 – 2200yards (recommend yarn with nice twist)
Yarn Suggestion: We are hosting a 29 Bridges Mini-Trunk Show through Dec 4. You are invited to order from any of the colors presented. Class supplies discount cannot be used for trunk show ordered yarn.
(Note: Chris has made 3 different sizes & have need 300-500 less yards than pattern says. You are welcome to discuss yarn requirements with us.)
Size 7 32” Circular Needle & DPN (needle needed aka magic loop)
Size 5 32” Circular Needle & DPN (needle needed aka magic loop)
Size 6 40” Circular Needle
(or size needed to obtain gauge)
Stitch Markers, Waste Yarn, Darning/Tapestry Needle
Class Preparation: Please select your yarn & prepare an accurate swatch before arriving to class.
Size 7 Stockinette Stitch Gauge should be 20 sts x 28 rows = 4 x 4 in (10 x 10 cm)
Our staff will be happy to help you measure your gauge if needed
Refunds for Prepaid Classes can only be made if we are notified at least two (2) weeks in advance of first class date.
Missed Classes will not be made up unless Instructor was unable to teach or shop closed for inclement weather. No refunds for missed classes.
Most In-Stock Materials for Classes are eligible for a 10% Discount (exclusions include trunk show purchases, drop ship orders, looms, loom rentals)
Photos of Portage Cardigan from Ravelry Pattern Page by Melissa Schaschwary