Knitting Level 2: Mittens


Welcome back! If you've conquered the basics covered in our Knitting Level 1 class, you are ready for Knitting Level 2. 

In this class you will make a pair of mittens to expand your knitting skillset. 

Length: 4 sessions x 1.5 hours

Pattern: World’s Simplest Mittensby Tin Can Knits (Provided)

You will learn how to:

  • Cast on using the long-tail method
  • Knit a swatch
  • Work in the round using magic loop
  • Follow a written pattern and understand common abbreviations
  • Combine knits and purls for ribbing stitch
  • Increase and decrease
  • Pick up a stitch

You should know how to:

  • Cast on
  • Knit and purl

Beehive will provide:

  • Pattern: World’s Simplest Mittens by Tin Can Knits

You need to bring:

  • 100 g of worsted weight yarn. Light or bright shades are preferable. Suggested:
    • Malabrigo Rios
    • Berroco Vintage
    • Berroco Lanas
    • Blue Sky Fibers Woolstok
    • Drops Lima
    • Berroco Ultra Alpaca
    • Brooklyn Tweed Tones
    • Istex Lettlopi
  • 3.75 mm (US 5) and 4.5 mm (US 7), 80 cm (32”) circular knitting needles
  • 1 tapestry needle
  • 2 stitch markers
  • Smooth waste yarn or 1 stitch holder

The pattern is provided for this class but students are required to purchase their own yarn, needles, and notions. Students receive a discount code for 15% off of the supplies for their class.

    Current Sessions:

    Dates Time  Teacher
    4 Classes BIWEEKLY: Thursday January 25, February 8, 22, March 7  6:30pm - 8:00pm Sandra