Lace designer Brooke Nico here July 21

Nico1We have some late-breaking news!

Brooke Nico, co-owner of the Kirkwood Knittery near St. Louis, Missouri, will be at Gosh Yarn It! on Sunday, July 21. With a background in fashion design, her original lace patterns have been featured in Vogue Knitting, Knitter’s, Creative Knitting, and Debbie Bliss Knitting magazines. Brooke teaches lace knitting across the country, including VK Live. We’re thrilled to have superstar lace knitter Brooke at GYI and hope you can join us in welcoming her.

Fixing Mistakes in Lace Knitting
Sunday, July 21, 12-3pm, $60
Everyone who knits lace does it eventually – while working a lace shawl you discover a mistake several rows back. If you’ve inserted a life line, you can rip back safely, but what if you don’t have a life line, or what if you don’t want to rip out all 100+ stitches simply to repair a few of them? In this class, we will discuss how to fix mistakes big and small in your lace knitting. We’ll practicing laddering up stitches in pattern using a crochet hook. We’ll also learn how to rip out a repeat of 10+ stitches, leaving the rest intact and re-knitting only those stitches.
For adventurous knitters comfortable with lace knitting. Bring a small crochet hook, DPNs size US4 or 5, and stitch markers. Pre-class homework assignment will be provided.

Brooke’s class size is very limited, so call now to register, 570-287-9999.

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