The Faberge Shawl
Learn all the techniques used in the Fabergé shawl (horizontal braid, beading, slipped stitch overlay, textured eyelets). By knitting a swatch in class, you will practice all the techniques needed to create your own stunning Faberge Shawl.
Level of Experience: You should be familiar with these skills:
Decreasing (ssk and k2tog)
Make 1 increase
About 25 yards each of two colors of fingering weight yarn
A dozen size 6/0 beads
US 5 and 6 needles – circulars or straights (loose knitters may want to use 4 and 5s). Avoid slick needles as they make a fiddly technique more difficult.
Materials fee: None
Cost: $30 for members ($55 for non-members which includes 2018 Guild membership)
Location: Temple Solel on Manchester Avenue in Cardiff. Map it!
How to Register: Sign up at the January Guild meeting or send an email to Programs@SanDiegoKnitters.com. Be sure to include your name, the name of the workshop, your email address and a telephone number. Payment is requested at time of registration. Your registration is guaranteed upon confirmation of receipt of your payment.
Learn more about Laura Aylor’s visit to the Guild in Knitters News.