Knitting Techniques for Yorkshire Dales Gloves


with Ann Kingstone

Sunday: 10.30 – 13.30

Knit a Yarndale wristlet whilst learning about the Yorkshire Dales glove tradition that inspired it. In this workshop, Ann will teach you about stranded colourwork techniques, including yarn management, corrugated rib, and trapping floats. You will also learn much about traditional Dales glove patterns, knitters, and buyers.

Participants will receive yarn and pattern for the wristlet.

Please bring a set of 2.5mm DPNs and a set of 2mm DPNs.

Well-known designer Ann Kingstone has published best-selling books with Rowan and Baa Ram Ewe. She has a strong research interest in the history of knitting in Yorkshire and collects antique Yorkshire knitting publications and knitting sticks.

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