Pill Box Hat with FascinatorOn the 1st day of 5 days we made the Pill Box Hat to learn some new knitting techniques
Long tail cast on.
Knitting in round on 2 sets of circular needles.
Fair Isle knitting.
Ambidextrous knitting using continental and Australian/English methods at once for Fair Isle colour work.
Jeny's Surprisingly Stretchy Bind Off.
After all that these Wonderful Women were up for just about anything.
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Anything! including - double knitting and even short rows with a secret wrap and turn.
Tea Cosies with STYLE
From Top LeftVal - Double Trouble
Suzy - Pina Colada
Suzie - Night Garden
From Middle LeftRos - Inside the Square
Dianne - Temple of Tea
Debbie - Blue Note
From Bottom LeftCarol - China Tea
Anne - Doubly Wild
Suellen - Waratah
And THEN there were all the ...
Other Classes... going on at Sturt at the same time.
Art Book making
What an incredible week.
I had the BEST time. Yes I did.
Thank you to all the lovely clever Knitting Knuts.
Thank you to all the lovely clever Tutors.
Thank you to all the lovely clever dedicated organised hostesses with the mostesses, the Sturt team.
Can I come back next year please?