The Twigs Sweater Workshop at Calico and Ivy
The Twigs Sweater Workshop at Calico and Ivy
The Twigs Sweater Workshop at Calico and Ivy

The Twigs by Junko Okamoto: A Calico and Ivy workshop with The Handy Knitter

Regular price $240.00
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WELCOME.... we are so excited to be offering this fabulous pattern as a workshop.  

The Twigs Sweater is designed by Japanese knitwear designer, Junko Okamoto, whose patterns combine minimalism with graphic patterns, textured stitches. Her knitting style is often referred to as a fusion style. So many of her patterns are on our "to-knit-list".

All images pictured for The Twigs Sweater have been sourced from Ravelry, credit to Junko Okamoto. Check out her patterns HERE on Ravelry and pick your next Junko Okamoto knit!

Kate from @The Handy Knitter will be taking this workshop which will run over 8 weeks with a two week break in the middle, running fropm 1-3:30pm. There are options for alternative catch up times, so speak to Kate if you would like to arrange this. 

Note: This class is designed for intermediate to advanced knitters.

Workshop details:  

Dates: First-set: Saturdays June 18th, 25th and July 2nd & 9th. 
Two week break.
Second-set: Saturdays July 30th, August 6th, 13th & 20th.
Cost:  $240.00 for 8 class sessions, which includes tuition and guidance, cake, tea and coffee.

 

Class requirements: 
Pattern: The Twigs by Junko Okamoto available as PDF download from Ravelry. Please let us know if you wish to purchase the pattern through Calico and Ivy prior to commencement of class.
Yarn:
Rowan Felted Tweed:  Main Colour 8 balls, 3 balls each of 2 contrasting colours.
Rowan Soft Yak: Main Colour 10 balls, 3 balls each of 2 contrasting colours. 
Needles:
1 set of 2.50mm, 2.75mm and 3.25mm circular needles.
Extras:
A small amount of waste yarn. 
Crochet hook, approx 3-3.5mm for casting on
Wool needle for sewing in ends and plenty of stitch markers.