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Hiraeth Shawl - two session

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Celebrating the release of Laine's 52 Weeks of Shawls, we selected the Hiraeth designed by Claire Walls. "I wanted to design a shawl that was pure comfort to knit and wear. It is an extremely intuitive knit that you can get lost in. The name Hiraeth is Welsh for homesickness or nostalgia, and I first started thinking of this pattern after I had moved from the UK to Canada."

What you’ll learn: It's a triangular shawl knit prominently in garter stitch which is broken up by three panels of lace. You cast on all the stitches at the widest edge and decrease along the left side to give the shawl its shape.

Limited to 4 students (16 yrs of age or older); 2 students required for class to meet. If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, you will receive a full refund.
  • Level:  Confident Beginner/Intermediate. You can cast on, knit, purl and bind off.
  • We provide:  The space and the expertise.
  • You bring:  Yourself, a copy of the pattern (available as a Ravelry in-store download or in the book, 52 Weeks of Shawls), approx. 1230 yds / 1125 m of DK weight yarn, (the pattern is designed for 5 skeins of Ranger DK by Echoview Fibre Mill), 29-32” circular needles in US7, and 4 stitch markers. We offer 15% off supplies purchased for any of our classes.
  • Class length: 2.5 hours each session.
Class meets Sundays, January 9 and 16 at 12PM.
    Online participants will:
    • Need to pickup supplies prior to the class session.
    • Receive a Zoom invitation link the morning of the workshop.
    Note that masks are still required for workshop & studio time participants.

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