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The Take-Two Skirt, by Ann Budd, is worked in a fingering weight wool yarn. It creates a firm but lightweight fabric. It is designed to have 0-1” negative ease around the waist and hips for a slimming fit. Four darts shape the hip area; then purl stitches are added between “pleats” to provide flare for the lower edge. Slipped stitches make the “pleats” look more elongated. Twisted stitches are worked along each edge of the pleat sections for crisp pleat definition.
Sherry Smith – Sherry has studied with over 150 national teachers such as Janine Bajus, Debbie Bliss, Amy Detjen, Jean Frost, Sarah Hatton, Sasha Kagan, Martin Storey and Steven West. She has traveled abroad with Vogue Knitting and other groups to study with many of these instructors and wishes to share her love of knitting with others.
Dates: March 7, 21, April 4, 18 at The Farmhouse in Waxahachie
$80 – price includes pattern and all four sessions
30 stitches and 44 rounds = 4 inches in St st
1200 – 1600+ yards fingering/sock yarn depending on size
Size 3 – 3.25 mm or size to obtain gauge
Stitch markers, tapestry needle, 1 1/2 – 2 inch elastic to fit around waist plus 1 inch overlap, sharp pointed sewing needle and matching thread
Come by and see our new expanded space inside the Farmhouse!
A relaxing space to browse and find carefully selected yarns and gifts. And also wander around the Farmhouse for home decor and wonderful antiques!
Group knit night is on Thursdays from 5-8:00 pm. Everyone is welcome!!
Mini “Swirl” sets are the bomb!! This past weekend at the DFW Yarn Crawl 2018, we introduced our new “Swirl”s which are 5 mini skeins of fabulous colors pre-selected for the perfect set. It was so fun to watch which color sets people responded to and “loved at first sight”. The response was awesome and over 50 Swirls jumped into your bags to go home with you! Thank you so much to everyone who came!!
Have you heard of Diana Couture Bags? Well if you haven’t, you must look them up. Lovely handcrafted project bags and other accessories.
Diana, the creative behind the bags, and I are collaborating on a year long bag and yarn club. Sign ups are going on now until the end of June. Every other month you will receive an exclusive bag and two mini skeins of hand dyed yarn (by me) in colorways created just for the club. Check out the details on her website: dianacouturestudio.com
Join in the fun!!!