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

Knitters will learn the basics of working with two colors while knitting this beautiful hat. In this two-session class knitters will learn how to strand two colors and in the second session learn to decrease using two circular needles (no DPNs needed) ** There is a small amount of homework that needs to be completed prior to class.
2 Sessions $45 : Fridays 1:30 - 3:30 March 8th & 15th OR Sundays 1:30 - 3:30, March 3rd & 10th.

Into the Wild Headband

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

Ready to learn some new knitting stitches? With this beautiful, cozy, unique headband pattern, you will learn to make these cool stacked leaves and flowers. (they are not your traditional bobble) Learn this freestyle method of knitting in just one session. One session: $35. Friday March 22nd 1:30- 3:30 OR Friday March 29th 1:30- 3:30 OR
Sunday March 24th 1:30- 3:30

Learn to Crochet

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

Have you always wanted to learn to crochet? Delay no longer and sign up for this class! No prior crochet experience necessary. Participants will learn how chain and single crochet. By the end of the class, participants will be able to complete a cowl or hat (student choice). Three (3) Sessions - $65 Saturdays, 10:00am - 12:00pm. April 6, 13 and 27.

$65

Yoga Socks

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

Learn the technique of two at a time while making these adorable yoga socks. These are great for those who want to get the basics of socks without the toes or heels. Knitted on DK weight yarn, they will be quick and fun to make. Thursdays, April 4 and 11, 1:30 - 3:30pm OR Saturdays, April 6 and 13, 1:30 - 3:30pm. 2-session class is $45 (materials not included)

Love Note Sweater

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

Thursdays 10:30-12:30, April 11, 18, May 2 & 9 OR Saturdays 1:30 - 3:30
April 6, 13, 20 & May 4. Four (4) Sessions: $65 (materials additional). This sweet little sweater knits up quickly from the top down. The combination of mohair lace and single-ply merino creates a fabric that is floaty, soft, and sensual. With a high-low hemline and two length options, what’s not to love?

Get Shorty DK Sock Class

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 toe as well as 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. 
Fridays  1:30-3:30 - May 17, 24, 31 June 14 OR Saturdays 1:30-3:30 - May 18, June 1, 15, 22. Four (4) sessions $60.00 (materials additional)

Super Basic Brioche-Espresso Scarf

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

Have you tried brioche in the past and felt like it wasn't for you or made you so frustrated that you ripped out your project? Have you always wanted to try brioche and you have been intimidated? This is the class for you! In one session we will help you master the knitted brioche stitch while knitting this super squishy skinny scarf available in two different lengths and weights of yarn. 1 Session: $25 (materials additional). Classes: Thursday, May 16 at 1:30-3:30 OR Saturday, May 18 at 10:30-12:30 OR Sunday, May 19 at 1:30-3:30

First Colorwork Sweater

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

If you have been considering knitting your first sweater and also are interested in a bit of colorwork, this class is for you. This basic yoke-style colorwork tee is the perfect first sweater. 4 Sessions: Thursdays 1:30-3:30 on 5/23, 5/30, 6/13, 6/20. $60 (materials additional)

$60

Rock It Tee – Slow Class

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

This fantastic tee has so many possibilities. Short sleeves or long, stripes or solid, Fingering or DK, superwash, cotton or a blend (mohair or no mohair). We help you ensure you get the perfect fit and length! Once you knit one you won't want to stop! SLOW CLASS: This class is designed for busy people, with two weeks between each class students have time to get their homework done and stay on track with class. Fridays 1:30-3:30pm: June 7, 21, July 5, 19.
Four (4) sessions: $60 (materials additional)

Crochet Granny Square Chicken

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

Thursday June 6th 1:00- 3:30
OR Sunday June 9th 1:00 - 3:30

If you can chain & single crochet you can make this adorable chicken! Join us to learn the basics of a floral granny square and how to create this adorable little chicken.

*crocheters must be comfortable making a chain and single crochet*

1 Session Workshop
$35 includes safety eyes & stuffing (yarn additional)

Granny Square Cardi Workshop with Angie

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

Grannys are everywhere! Join us for this 3 session workshop where you will learn how to make a granny square & gauge it for a garment; How to join square as you go to avoid seaming and how to create and plan for your ideal Granny garment. Cropped, Duster, or any length you choose. With sleeves or a vest. Crocheters must be comfortable with the following stitches: chain & single crochet. You can make every square different by choosing 6 colors and working at random or choose 4 colors and make every square the same. We are happy to help you with color selection. Class is 3 sessions:
Saturdays 10:30 -12:30 on 6/8, 6/29, 7/13 OR Saturdays 1:30 - 3:30 on 6/8, 6/29, 7/13 OR Thursdays 10:30 -12:30
on 6/13, 6/27, 7/18. 3-Session class is $50 (materials additional).

Join Us for a Chicken Party!

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

Wednesday, June 19 the, 5:00-7:00pm. Join us for a fun evening to celebrate hand knit/crochet chickens! Bring your chicken and show her off. (chicken not required to join us for the evening) There will be prizes, discounts & fun.