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Summer Series Classes – River Queen

July 16, 2015 - July 23, 2015

River Queen

River Queen

When:  July 9th, 2015 – from 10:00am to 4:30pm

Instructor:  Lynette Meek

How Much?:  $60.00

Where:  Heritage Mews, Outside in the courtyard or if it is raining, upstairs in the workroom.

What:  A feminine slouchy with a dramatic beaded lace start.

The sample uses small Leaf shaped glass beads that are pre-strung and are worked into the fringe but any fancy bead would work equally well for the fringe.  For example – size 5/0 triangular beads or size 6.0 round beads are good options.  Teardrop crystals would be beautiful as well.  The beads in the body of the hat are placed with a crochet hook as the cap is knit.

Supplies:  280 yds 4-ply fingering (#1) yarn – Sample was knit with Dream in Color Smooshy; 3.0mm, # 2.5 US, 16 inch circs and dpn’s; 0.6mm crochet hook for bead placement; 36 fancy beads for fringe; 150 size 8/0 beads.  And don’t forget scissors, measuring tape, tapestry needle, stitch holders etc.11257577_921745697848794_951920607052312841_n

Homework:  None

Lunch:  We will have about 45 to 60 minutes for lunch.  There are quite a few restaurants in the area if you want to eat out, but you could also bring a bag lunch and eat at the workshop.

Breaks:  There will be two short breaks as well, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.  We will supply coffee and tea.

Questions:  Please call Lynette at Mad about Ewe, 754-0785, email  your questions to [email protected],  email me at [email protected] .

River Queen in Tracks - Beau Blue

River Queen in Tracks – Beau Blue



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