with Donna Druchunas
Online Class

Knit Sock Workshop

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Overview

Designer and author Donna Druchunas walks you through knitting socks from the ground up. From casting on to binding off, Donna details simple steps to make intricate sock patterns easy and enjoyable. Once you've worn handmade socks, your feet won't be satisfied with anything else. Donna introduces you to knitting from the toe up so you can try on the sock as you knit and adjust the height of the cuff. You will discover two techniques for starting a sock, three different heel techniques, and usefuls tips and tricks like the figure-8 cast-on and stretchy bind-off. Learn to read charts and use double-pointed or circular needles to create lace and stranded colorwork in the round.

Details

  • intermediate
  • 12 episodes
  • 6h53m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction
12m

1. Introduction

Meet Donna Druchunas as she takes the mystery out of knitting socks.

2. Charts and Materials
25m

2. Charts and Materials

Learn the materials and supplies you will need to knit lacy knee socks with a delicate design or a sock in multiple colors in an intricate pattern. You will also get an introduction to reading lace and color charts.

3. Anatomy of a Sock
15m

3. Anatomy of a Sock

Discover all the parts of a sock and how it is constructed.

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

2. Charts and Materials

2. Charts and Materials

3. Anatomy of a Sock

3. Anatomy of a Sock

4. Making Socks That Fit

4. Making Socks That Fit

5. Knitting the Toes

5. Knitting the Toes

6. Best Foot Forward

6. Best Foot Forward

7. Heel Openings

7. Heel Openings

8. Leg Work

8. Leg Work

9. The Afterthought Heel

9. The Afterthought Heel

10. Finishing the Socks

10. Finishing the Socks

11. Bonus: Knitting Socks on Circular Needles

11. Bonus: Knitting Socks on Circular Needles

12. Bonus: The Short Row Heel

12. Bonus: The Short Row Heel