Do you prefer to knit English or Continental, pick or throw? Try a new way – flick! Portuguese knitting is a whole ‘nother way of working that’s all in the thumbs, and tensioned around your neck. This method is superbly easy on the hands and wrists, and offers the fastest purl in town! In this class we’ll learn to knit and purl by the Portuguese method.
Portuguese Knitting, $20 With Daniel Yuhas
Date/Time: Saturday, April 19; 1-3 pm
Materials: either bring your own or before/during class get 20% off on: any yarn in a light color that you’d love to rub on your cheek, and needles appropriate to your yarn in a size you’re comfortable with – 9s or 10s are great for learning.
Skills learned: Portuguese Knitting.