This workshop will provide you with all the necessary skills needed to give your hand knitted projects a professional finish.
Techniques covered will include picking up stitches for necks and button bands, short row shaping, grafting and mattress stitch.
Where is the event held?
The workshop will be held in our Chapel Allerton shop, at 180 Harrogate Road, Leeds, LS7 4NZ
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Chapel Allerton has a frequent bus service from Leeds city centre - catch the 2, 3, or 3A from opposite the Kirkgate Market or 36 from the bus station. Ask for Chapel Allerton, there is a stop just after the junction with the Yorkshire Bank. If you are coming from Headingley you can catch the 91 bus from Grove Lane. Parking in front of the shop is free for an hour. There are nearby streets behind the shop with free parking that will be a 2-5min walk to the shop that you can park all day.
Is there disabled access?
Our workshop room is up a flight of stairs, with facilities on that level. We need to know in advance if you have a problem with stairs. We will always try to be flexible and to accommodate your needs if we can, so give us as much notice as possible and we will try to make arrangements.
What do I need to bring to the event?
You will need to knit 3 5-inch squares in stocking stitch in DK and bring these to the workshop. You will also need a pair each of 4mm and 3.25mm knitting needles and an extra 4mm needle, and a sewing up needle.
What skill level is this workshop?
This workshop is for experienced knitters.
What about lunch and refreshments?
Tea or coffee will be provided free of charge as part of the workshop.
You can either bring your own lunch with you, pop out to one of the local cafes or shops, or pre-order (not included in the workshop fee) from our lovely local cafe menu to have delivered on the day.
***We will send a separate email a week before your workshop with the menu. If you would like to order lunch please reply to this email directly. Payment will be taken on the day of the workshop.***
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes you can trasnfer your ticket, but you need to re-reigster- details on how to do this are here.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
What is the refund policy?
We offer a full refund on places up to 2 weeks before the workshop. If you're unable to make the event at the last minute, you can easily transfer to a different date. Details of how to do that are here.