Learn from Your Swatch
Your swatch can save you from investing a lot of time in a garment only to realize that the hand isn't right, you're about to run out of yarn, or the dye has run. Learn how to make a swatch that will help you to foresee these problems and overcome them. Learn how to take accurate gauge measurements from your swatch, and what to do with those measurements to insure that your garment will fit. Find out what you can learn from your swatch and make it work for you!
Prerequisites: You need to be able to knit, purl, cast on, bind off.
Materials to bring:
- US 8 (5.0 mm) needles
- 6" ruler
(Yarn will be supplied in class.)