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Learn to Knit

Learn all the basics you'll need to make a fun set of coasters and embark on your new hobby in this 1 hour class! You'll learn how to cast-on, bind-off, knit, purl, and read a basic pattern. 

Class fee of $50 includes appropriate knitting needles and a skein of Malabrigo Rios yarn in your choice of in-stock color. 

Learn to Knit will meet from 1:30-3:30PM on April 21st at our Dallas, GA shop.

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1 hour private or small group lession

$50

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Summer Tee: Tegna by Boyland Knitworks

Saturday, June 2, 16, 30
2-4 PM
$75
Skills needed: advanced knitting skills. Knit, purl, increases & decreases (for lace), knitting in the round.
Ages 16+

Knit this popular summer tee with Janine - Tegna! She will walk you through all of the steps. Tegna starts with a bottom up lace panel, just enough to keep your interest, before moving into an easy stockinette body and seamed s

Saturday, June 2, 16, 30
2-4 PM
$75

PRICE $75.00
 

Class

Briochealicious Shawl by Andrea Mowry, KAL

Treat yourself to some brioche this fall Briochealicious is a crescent-shaped shawl that's a great project for brioche newbies or experienced knitters alike! Two color brioche stripes are separated by squishy, relaxing garter stitch. Tracey will guide you through selecting yarn and colors and learning how to knit this magical stitch.

The Briochealicious KAL is a companion class to Learn 2-Color Brioche Knitting. 

Skills needed: advanced beginner-level knitting skills.

October 8, 15
1:30-3:30 PM 
2 sessions, $50 

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Vanilla Socks from the Toe Up

Thursday, July 12, 19, 26
1:30-3 PM
$75

Skills Needed: Advanced beginner. Knitting in the round. Increases. 
Ages 16+ 

Ready to try out some sock knitting? Socks are an easy, portable project that make for ideal summer knitting. Tracey will help you with yarn selection, fit, and construction for a pair of vanilla socks. Magic loop or double pointed needles are both welcome! This is a three session class at

Thursday, July 12, 19, 26
1:30-3 PM
$75

PRICE $75.00
 

Class

Sampler Along: 3 Color Cashmere Cowl by Joji Locatelli

Saturday, August 4 & 18
2-4 PM
$50
 
Skills needed: Advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, increases, decreases. Pattern does not include charts. 
Ages 16+

Try your hand at knitting a sampler! There are no complex stitches in this cowl, just putting together some stripes, texture and lace as they suit you best. Tracey will be knitting along with you, helping you with stitch patterns, knitti

Saturday, August 4 & 18
2-4 PM
$50

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Caring for Your Handknits

Thursday, June 14
1:30-3 PM
$30
Skills needed: None! Only handknits you'd like to care for. 
Ages 16+

Both beginner and seasoned knitters alike need to block and clean their precious  handknits! This hands-on class will demonstrate finishing techniques and practical tips to care for your garments. Tracey will walk you through weaving in ends; washing, blocking, and storage; and maintenance

Blocking, washing, storage, and maintenance of handknits. 

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Knit Mitts: Cables and Thumb Gussets

Knit in sport or worsted, the Ballydesmond fingerless mitts by Irishgirlieknits will introduce you to charted cables and thumb gussets! Option for two lengths, so no cold forearms! Janine will walk you through each step of these beautiful mitts. We dare you to knit just 1 pair!
 
Skills needed 
Advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, increases, knitting in the round.

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November 3 & 10 
2:00-3:30 PM
2 sessions, $50

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Learn Magic Loop!

Thursday, June 21
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
Skills needed: beginner/advanced beginner. Cast-on, knit, purl, decrease.
Ages 16+

Learn magic loop with Janine! Barley by Tin Can Knits can be fitted or slouchy, with a little garter-in-the-round to keep your interest. It works up quickly and makes fantastic gifts. Leave class ready to tackle sleeves, mitts, socks, headbands - any tube you may

Thursday, June 21
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
 

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Ravelry Deep Dive

Thursday, June 28
2-3:30 PM
$25
Skills needed: none! Just be sure to create a Ravelry account before class if you don't have one. It doesn't hurt to be familiar with the very basics of the site (how to create a project page, join a forum, find a pattern).
Ages 16+ 

Janine shows you how to get the most out of this amazing tool and social forum! Learn to use advanced search like a pro when pl

Thursday, June 28
2-3:30 PM
$25
 

PRICE $25.00
 

Class

Put a Bead on It! Intro to Beads

Thursday, August 16
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
Skills needed: advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, increases.
Ages 16+

Add depth and creativity to any knit project by taking this beading class with Janine. We will work up sample swatches to test out the different methods of bead placement. We'll also cover choosing the best bead size/color/yarn combinations. You'll leave with a handy visual reference for y

Thursday, August 16
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
 

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Knit in the Round: Honey Cowl

Thursday, August 23
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
Skills needed: beginner. Cast on, knit, bind off.
Ages 16+ 

Knit your first project in the round on a circular needle! Janine will guide you through the beginner-friendly Honey Cowl by Anatonia Shankland. You will learn tips and tricks on how to join in the round (without twisting!), as well as slip stitches. 

This is a one session class at our Dal

Thursday, August 23
1:30-3:30 PM
$30
 

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Knit Your First Shawl: The Newsletter Shawl by Shannon S

Saturday, August 11 & 25
2-4 PM
$50
Skills needed: beginner knitting skills. Knit, purl, cast on, bind off.
Ages 16+
 

So you feel like you have a handle on the knitting basics: knit, purl, cast on, bind off. Tackle your next project with Janine to guide you along the way. Newsletter is sideways shawl/scarf that is both meditative and engaging. Two color stripes and simple mesh will build you

Saturday, August 11 & 25
2-4 PM
$50

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Yarn Doctor Fix

The Doctor is in! Drop by and have Tracey or Janine fix a mistake or explain a pattern to you. We'll charge you $15 if we can sort out your problem. 

The Doctor is in! Drop by and have Tracey or Janine fix a mistake or explain a pattern to you. We'll charge you $15 if we can sort out your problem. 

PRICE $15.00
 

Class

Yarn Substitutions and Hand Dyed Yarn

Have you found a pattern you like but aren’t sure what yarns we carry at Eat.Sleep.Knit. to use for it? This one session class will demystify yarn substitutions. Tracey will explain fiber content, yarn gauge and weight, yarn construction, hand-dyed yarn styles, and drape to help your next project be a success!

Skills needed
Variable. Be sure to bring a patt

September 18 
1:30-3:00 PM
1 Session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Stranded Circular Yoke Pullover

Sweaters with circular, stranded yokes knit from the top down are hot right now! This classic sweater style is one of the easiest to knit--its seamless and worked in the round. Join Tracey for this three session class where you’ll learn about the history of yokes, knitting techniques, and fit. You’ll be able to choose a pattern to knit along with from a curated list of sweater patterns from popular designers provided by the instructor before the first class session.

October 11, 18, 25 
1:30-3:00 PM
3 sessions, $75

PRICE $75.00
 

Class

Socks From the Top Down

Learn how to knit socks the classic way: from the top down! Tracey will teach you how to select a good sock yarn, measure for socks that fit properly, and knit socks with a heel flap and gusset.

Skills needed 
Advanced beginner. Knit in the round using magic loop, DPNs, or two circs, paired increases/decreases.

Fine print
Signups close 48 hours before the start of

October 16, 23, 30 
1:30-3:00 PM
3 sessions, $75

PRICE $75.00
 

Class

Beginner Brioche

Learn the basics of brioche knitting! Brioche and hand dyed yarn are made for each other--speckles, variegated colorways, and semisolids all shine in the brioche stitch! Tracey will teach you the basics of the brioche knit and purl stitch, how to read a brioche pattern, how to count rows, how to count stitches, measuring gauge, and how to identify and fix common mistakes.

Two-color Brioche for Beginners is a companion class to Briochealicious: a knitalong/skil

November 1 
1:30-3:30 PM
1 Session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Knit Your First Cardigan

Ready to knit your first sweater? Tracey will walk you through knitting a top down raglan cardigan, Lillian by Carrie Bostick Hoge. We’ll go over swatching, choosing the right size for you, and basic sweater construction.

Skills needed
Advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, directional increases.

Fine print
Signups close 48 hours before the start off the first clas

November 6, 13 
1:30-3:00 PM
2 sessions, $50

PRICE $50.00
 

Stranded Hat: Beginner Fair Isle Knitting

Learn the fundamentals of stranded colorwork with Tracey. This class will use the Deep Woods Toque pattern to learn about yarn choice, color theory, working with hand dyed yarn, tension, gauge, reading a chart and color dominance! This class is great for colorwork beginners or those wanting to increase their confidence in this fun technique.

Fine Print
Signups close 48 hours before the start off the first class session. Cancellations must be made

November 21 
1:30-3:00 PM
1 session, $30 

 
 

Class

Crochet a Shawl!

Crochet along the simple, striking Shawl for Rachel pattern with Deanna! This fingering weight shawl uses three colors of yarn and alternates panels of granny stripes with lace. Deanna will help you with color choices, fixing mistakes,and working from a written pattern and a crochet chart.

Skills needed
Advanced beginner crochet skills, double crochet.

Fine print
Signups close 48 hours before the start off the firs

Saturday Sept 15, 29
2 Sessions, $50
1:30-3:00 PM

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Intro to Short Rows

Learn the easy magic of short rows to shape your sweaters, shawls, socks - whatever you like! In this class, Janine will teach you traditional wrap-and-turn short rows, as well as the clever German short rows. We promise it’s not as hard as it looks!

Skills needed 
Beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, slip stitch.

Fine Print
Signups close 48 hours before the start off

September 1 
2:00-3:30 PM
1 session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Learn to Read Charts - Beeswax Shawl

Learn to read charts with this geometric, honeycomb motif shawl! Knit tip to tip, the rows never get too long. Janine will guide you through chart reading, and how to make the shawl smaller or larger. Easy to wear with a high impact design, the Beeswax Shawl is a stellar addition to your fall wardrobe.
 
Skills needed 
Advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, yarn-over, k2tog, ssk.

September 6 & 13
1:30-3:00 PM
2 sessions, $50

PRICE $50.00
 

Class

Mortica: Halloween Beaded Shawl

Knit into Halloween with Janine! We will work through this dramatic, beaded crescent together. Lace is only worked on the right side, giving you wrong side rest rows as the shawl grows. It wraps around your shoulders easily and stays in place thanks to the weight of the beads. It ends with an optional beaded picot bind-off. Finish in time for your Halloween costume or parties! Pattern is charted and written.

Skills needed 
Advanced begin

PRICE $75.00
 

Class

Quick Gift Knit - Bandana Cowl

Behind on holiday gifts or want to get ahead? We’ll work through 1 modern Bandana Cowl in this class with just 1 skein of bulky. You’ll be familiar enough with the pattern to confidently and quickly build a pile of them! There’s just enough going on to keep your interest with some quick short rows before binding off at the top. They make great teacher, neighbor, dog-walker, sister, cousin, barista, librarian, babysitter, best friend gifts.
 

November 17
1:30-3:30 PM
1 session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Learn Cables Hat: Serenity

Master cables in the round with the Serenity Hat! Knit in sizes from toddler through adult, learn to work simple cables from a chart. Led by Janine, this bottom up hat will give you the confidence and skills that result in a beautiful project.

Skills needed 
advanced beginner-level knitting skills. Knit, purl, decreases, knitting in the round. Familiarity with charts is quite helpful, but not necessary.

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September 25
1:30-3:00 PM
1 session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 

Class

Mosaic Knitting - Knit Skills

Mosaic knitting have you baffled? It looks so complicated, but really isn’t! Janine will demystify the technique for you. You will learn the basic technique as well as how to choose effective color combinations. A great skill to learn as a new knitter or a fun one to add even if you’re more advanced.

Skills needed 
Beginner-level knitting skills. Knit and purl.

Fine print

October 9
1:30-3:00 PM
1 session, $30

PRICE $30.00
 
   
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