Knit a top-down shawl with Stephen West
In this 2 hour workshop, Stephen West uses his popular shawl designs to talk about shape, construction, and drape. Students will knit a small triangular swatch while topics such as cast ons, increases, bind offs, and blocking are discussed. You will also learn some of Stephen’s favorite tips and tricks!
future dates tbc
A 3 hour workshop (£45*)
Materials: scrap yarn and needles of choice for a swatch (Aran / worsted weight recommended)
Homework: Familiarise yourself with Make One Left (M1L) and Make One Right (M1R) increases if you have never encountered them before.
Taught by Stephen West.
Stephen West, also known as Westknits, is originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma. After moving to the Chicago area, he caught the knitting bug and started designing patterns while epic amounts of wool infiltrated his life. There was no looking back. He now lives in Amsterdam where he studies Choreography at the School for New Dance Development and creates his own series of popular self-published pattern collections. His patterns are also available through Malabrigo Yarns and knitty.com* Materials are included. Classes are held in the shop. Maximum of 7 students per class. 100% deposit is required at registration.
Full refund of payment for a class will be given for cancellations only if the spot can be filled by another student. Please be considerate. We reserve the right to cancel a class in unusual circumstances. We try to avoid this wherever possible, but sometimes it cannot be avoided. In this situation, of course, a full refund will be given. We're sorry but loop can not be financially responsible for extreme weather conditions or any other situations that are out if its control.