Knitting Level 3: Toe-Up Socks on Magic Loop


In this class, you will be making a pair of socks one at a time from the toe up on a circular needle. If you would prefer to knit socks from the top down on double-pointed needles, please see our other sock class.

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

You will learn how to:

  • Work in the round using magic loop
  • Cast on seamlessly
  • Work short rows using the wrap-and-turn method
  • Bind off with elasticity
  • Follow a written pattern and understand common abbreviations
  • Fix common mistakes

You should know how to:

  • Knit and purl
  • Cast on and bind off
  • Increase
  • Work in the round
  • Follow a pattern
  • Pick up a dropped stitch

    Beehive will provide:

    • Resources page

    You need to bring:

    • Pitter Pattern by Nicole Bottles (available from Nicole and on Ravelry)
    • 200 g of chunky weight yarn that knits to 15–16 stitches/4” (eg. Berroco Vintage Chunky). Light or bright shades are preferable.
    • 5.0 mm (US 8), 100 cm (40”) circular needle
    • 3 locking stitch markers
    • Measuring tape
    • Tapestry needle

    Current Sessions:

    Dates Time  Teacher
    4 classes on Fridays: March 8, 15, 22, 29
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm