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7028 Southeast 52nd Avenue
Portland, OR, 97206
United States


Starlight Knitting Society is the newest Portland yarn shop by former Lint owner, Melissa Nelson.  We are a cozy neighborhood shop stocked with yarns you'll love, friendly staff and great space to hang out.  Come by and have some tea with us as you knit by the fire.

Double Knitting - Beyond the Basics - Sundays, October 20, & 27. 12-3pm


Our Classes are held inside our cozy shop or in our upstairs classroom at 7028 SE 52nd Ave. Refreshments are available. Some classes have minimum and maximum enrollment requirements, so please sign up early to ensure your spot.  If you must miss a class, we cannot guarantee makeups. Contact your instructor for individual arrangements. No credit is offered for no shows. 

All students receive a 10% discount on class supplies.

We want everyone to have the opportunity to learn to craft, so scholarships are available for all of our classes. You can let us know if you need assistance by sending us an email.   

Double Knitting - Beyond the Basics - Sundays, October 20, & 27. 12-3pm

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Double Knitting - Beyond the Basics - Sundays, October 20, & 27. 12-3pm


Level 2: Must have foundation in double knitting or have taking Intro to Double Knitting and have a knowledge of basic shaping.

Double knitting (DK) is that amazing knitting method that makes luxuriously plush, reversible 2-color fabric, is even more satisfying to knit when going beyond the basics. With a little extra know-how, you'll be ready for shaping your DK knits; learn how to increase and decrease stitches the DK way and how charts and a variety of cast-on and bind-off methods have been beautifully adapted to this dynamic technique! Hit the ground running with your first DK sweater!

Instructor: Renate Yerkes

Materials: Double pointed needles or straight needles anywhere from a US 6-8 in size, worsted weight yarn in 2 contrasting colors, stitch markers, scissors, pencils and pens.

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