Norwegian 'Selbu' Mittens - Truro Wool, Cornwall
Traditional Norwegian 'Selbu' mittens are popular with knitters around the world. Traditionally knitted in black and white wool featuring traditional Norwegian 'fair isle' patterns but these mittens can be worked in a variety of colours for a modern look.
This workshop will teach you how to knit fair isle, how to knit in the round with double pointed needle and circular needle using the magic loop technique and how to shape your mittens.
Techniques taught in this class can also be used to knit traditional Latvian and Estonian mittens and any fair isle/stranded colourwork patterns.
All materials will be supplied and you will get a pattern to take home.
Suitable for confident novice knitters with basic knitting skills and intermediate knitters.
Venue: Truro Wool, Truro, Cornwall
Time: 10am to 4pm