HOLIDAY HOURS
Elgin Knit Works will be closed from 2:00pm on Sunday, June 30th through Thursday, July 4th for the Independence Holiday.

We will reopen with our normal hours on Friday, July 5th.

Socks 2 (Traditional Heel) -Thursdays

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Have you successfully completed the Get Shorty Sock class?  Are you ready to try a traditional heel, including picking up stitches? THIS IS YOUR CLASS! 
Thursdays 10:30-12:30
Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2;
Four Sessions $55 (materials not included)
*Knitters must have completed the Get Shorty sock class to enroll

Mittens on Two Circulars

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Learn to make these fantastic mittens on two circular needles. Knitters will learn to make a thumb gusset and the perfect thumb. 
Saturdays from 10:30am -12:30pm January 14, 21, 28;
Three Sessions $45 (materials not included) 

Socks 2 (Traditional Heel)-Saturdays

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Have you successfully completed the Get Shorty Sock class?  Are you ready to try a traditional heel, including picking up stitches? THIS IS YOUR CLASS! 
Saturdays 1:30-3:30
Jan. 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4;
Four Sessions $55 (materials not included) *Knitters must have completed the Get Shorty sock class to enroll

Top-Down Baby / Child’s Cardi

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Learn all the tips and tricks of a top-down sweater. This is a great way to learn the construction of a top down sweater. Sizes available are Newborn through Size 12. Thursdays from 10:30-12:30 January 19, 26, February 2, 9. Four Sessions $55 (materials not included)

My First Colorwork Sweater- Fridays

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Have you knitted a colorwork project or two? Then you are ready to knit your first top-down colorwork sweater. Select from two different sweater patterns and join us to learn all the tips and techniques for a successful sweater. Fridays from 1:30-3:30: January 20, 27, February 3, 10, last session TBD. Five sessions: $65 (materials not included)

Slow Knitting Series: Steeked Sweater Class

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Part of our "Slow Knitting Series" - Learn the technique of creating a cardigan out of a colorwork pullover. Knitters will learn how to prepare a pullover sweater for steeking, After knitting the sweater knitters will cut open (yes cut) the pullover to create a cardigan. Finally knitters will pick up stitches for a button band. 

We'll meet the first Thursday of each month, beginning February 2, from 1:30- 3:30.

6 Sessions - $75 (materials additional)

Slow Knitting Series: Sam the Ram

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Part of our "Slow Knitting Series" - Join us for 6 sessions as you learn tons of new techniques and and construction methods to create this true accomplishment. We will help guide you through this challenging knit.

We'll meet the first Sunday of each month, beginning February 5, from 1:30- 3:30.

6 Sessions - $75 (materials additional)

My First Colorwork Sweater-Saturdays

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Have you knitted a colorwork project or two? Then you are ready to knit your first top-down colorwork sweater. Select from two different sweater patterns and join us to learn all the tips and techniques for a successful sweater. Saturdays from 1:30-3:30: February 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25. Five sessions: $65 (materials not included)

NEW KAL-Coffee Beans Cardi (stripes optional)

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Join our newest KAL! This fantastic top-down cardi can be customized to everyone's preferences. It can be made striped (with a long color change option) or solid and the length can be customized. Here is the best part ... All the help comes FREE, with the purchase of the yarn, for the duration of the KAL.

Join us on Sundays in January & February from 11 - 1:30 for KAL knitting and assistance.

Socks on Two Circs

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Come and learn a new way to make socks. This fantastic pattern was written by our very own Irene, of the 3 Ply Podcast. These nifty socks have a contrasting cuff and an innovative heal that doesn't require picking up stitches. (YES! ABSOLUTELY NO PICKING UP STITCHES)  Join us for 4 weeks to learn how to make these socks on two circular needles instead of DPNs. Knitters will have the option of learning to knit their socks 2 at the same time. Four (4) sessions: $50 (materials additional). Thursdays 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/13 from 1:30-3:30 pm.

$50

Autumn Vine Beret

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

This beautiful tam combines lace and cables to create a true piece of knitted art. Join us for 3 sessions on Saturdays: 3/25, 4/1, 4/8 from 10:30-12:30 as we guide you through this project. Class fee:$40 (does not include materials)

March Sunday Workshops: Beaded Cowl

Elgin Knit Works 10 Douglas Avenue, Elgin, IL, United States

Join us any Sunday in March for the Beaded Cowl Workshop. This beautiful cowl is the perfect opportunity to learn the basics of adding beads to your knitting. One session: $20 (materials not included). Any Sunday in March from 1:00-3:00.