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Workshops / Classes



Learn to Knit from absolute beginners



£40.00 / 3hrs

This workshop is suitable for complete beginners, you will learn how to,

  • cable cast on,
  • experiment with knit and purl stitches,
  • knit in garter stitch
  • cast off
  • increase and decrease
  • start reading a pattern
  • identify knitting equipment and Yarn information
Please contact to confirm dates. To book for a place on any of the workshops/classes, phone, email or visit the shop.
Payment is required in full when booking to secure your place. The fee includes the use of equipment, materials, handouts, refreshments and a home baked cake. A 10% discount will be given on purchases made on the day of the workshop.

Please refer to booking conditions for further details.

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Learn to Crochet £40.00/ 3hr

  • a granny square
  • a slip knot
  • slip stitch
  • trebles
  • work in round
  • changing colour
  • easier way to join in a new colour
  • tips on holding you hook and yarn
  • equipment used
  • different type of yarns used
  • an ideal way to hold the hook that is more comfortable to you
Please contact to confirm dates. To book for a place on any of the workshops/classes, phone, email or visit the shop.
Payment is required in full when booking to secure your place. The fee includes the use of equipment, materials, handouts, refreshments and a home baked cake. A 10% discount will be given on purchases made on the day of the workshop.

Please refer to booking conditions for further details.

Click here to purchase the course

NEW WORKSHOPS

Domino Knitting, £50.00/ 3hrs

This Workshop will enable you to experiment with making plain or stripped coloured squares. These Squares are ideal for stash busting and any project requiring colour variations, such as Blankets, Shawls, Cushions and Bags. You will,
  • learn domino knitting abbreviations
  • learn the knitted cast on - used in domino knitting
  • make individual squares
  • make a series of squares, by picking up stitches from the previous one.
  • make two colour stripped squares
  • alternating stocking and garter stitch squares
  • learn how to join the squares
Please contact to confirm dates. To book for a place on any of the workshops/classes, phone, email or visit the shop.
Payment is required in full when booking to secure your place. The fee includes the use of equipment, materials, handouts, refreshments and a home baked cake. A 10% discount will be given on purchases made on the day of the workshop.

Please refer to booking conditions for further details.


Professional Finishing Techniques For Hand Knitting and Machine Knitting, 3 hour session, £60.00

This workshop will teach you the most commonly used techniques and improve your knitting for a professional finish, beginning with casting on. You will learn,
  • blocking or steam pressing
  • 3 needle cast off and grafting
  • button bands
  • making a neat buttonhole
  • sewing in a set in sleeve neatly
  • seaming with mattress stitch and back stitch
  • picking up stitches
  • caring for your knitted items
  • embellishments
Takes place on every third Sunday of the Month, from 10am - 1pm

Please contact to confirm dates. To book for a place on any of the workshops/classes, phone, email or visit the shop.
Payment is required in full when booking to secure your place. The fee includes the use of equipment, materials, handouts, refreshments and a home baked cake. A 10% discount will be given on purchases made on the day of the workshop.

Please refer to booking conditions for further details.

Click here to purchase the course


Additional Information:

Sessions can be arranged to meet individual or group requirements, with the exception of family and friends groups, for which can have up to 5 people in a class. Payments is required in full when booking to secure your place. Prices include refreshments, tea, coffee and cake. You will also be provided with handouts, materials and equipment.

All day workshops please bring your own lunch.


For more information or if you are interested in booking a workshop please contact Hilda on 07828880195, Email: info@hildaknitwear.co.uk

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