Thrummed Slippers with Helene Driesen
Date:
01 October, 2019
Cost:
£55.00
Time:
10.00 - 13.00
Location:
Islesburgh Community Centre, Lerwick
Materials:
See description
Tutor:
Helene Driesen
Transport:
Not included

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Learn how to make these wonderfully warm and fun slippers that have tufts (thrums) of wool knitted into the fabric and which originated in Newfoundland. Helene likes to call them Uggs for your feet and they make fabulous gifts. During the class Helene will explain how to modify them for one or two different cuff options.

Skills required: must be able to knit in the round on either DPNs or circular needles using magic loop technique and be able to do M1 increase both left and right.

Materials: Wool will be provided, but please bring DPNs or circular needles in size US 5.0 or 5.5mm, notebook, waste yarn, darning needle, stitch