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Class Descriptions

 Learnings at Yarnings




Beginner: Knows the long tail cast on, knit, purl and bind off. For crocheting, knows single, half double, and double crochet stitches along with the slipstitch.


Advanced Beginner: Knows shaping, seaming and has followed some patterns and understands gauge.


Intermediate: Has completed a garment and has done some stitch work. 


And, remember, we ask that Yarnings supplies be used in Yarnings classes. It only makes sense!





Drop in Knit and Crochet - Join Kathleen on Thursday mornings for a relaxed and pleasant time to enjoy the needle craft of your choice.  Bring your project in knit or crochet and receive advice and help as you chat and chuckle.


Cost:                                            $10 per session


Tme/Date/Instructor:    Thursdays September 11,25 and October 2,16,23 from 11-1


Skill Level:                              Beginner to Intermediate


Friday Morning Knit Group – Bring along any knitting project for a little help while socializing with others. If you know in advance that you plan to attend this group, please call the store to let us know.


Cost:                                                    $10.00 per Session


Time/Date/Instructor:             Fridays: Sept. 12,19,26 and October 3,10,17,24,31 from 11-1 with Sandra


Skill Level:                                        Beginner to Intermediate


Mary Beth’s Open Knit Group- This group meets about once a month and is for beginning and intermediate knitters. Mary Beth is available for help with projects that students have chosen. The atmosphere is light and social  Come have some fun!!


Cost:                                               $10 per Session


Time/Date/Instructor:          Saturdays: September 27  and October 11 and 25 from 10-12


 Skill Level:                                 Beginner to Intermediate


Kids Knit Club- This group is geared for young knitters who have basic knitting knowledge.  The group is tailored to help young knitters expand their skills.  Students work on individual projects.


Cost:  $10

Time/Date/Instructor:  Saturday, December 13 from 2-4 with Sandra

Skill Level:  Beginner


Saturday Morning Knit Group – This group usually meets twice a month and is for beginner to intermediate level knitters. Students get help with projects they have chosen while socializing with other knitters. Please call the store to check on available spots for this class.


Cost:                                               $10.00 per Session


Time/Date/Instructor:         Saturdays: September 6 and 20 and October 4 and 18 from 10-12 with Sandra


Skill Level:                                   Beginner /Intermediate



Tuesday Morning Knit Group – This group meets weekly and is for beginner to intermediate level knitters. Students get help with projects they have chosen.


Cost:                                                   $10.00 per Session


Time/Date/Instructor:            Tuesdays: Sept. 2,9,16,23,30 and Oct. 7,14,21,28 from 11-1 with Margaret


Skill Level:                                      Beginner /Intermediate





Beginner Crochet - Learn the basics of crochet in this two-session class. You will practice single, double, half double and treble crochet stitches and choose a project while receiving advice from Kathleen.

Cost:                                             $35


Time/Date/Instructor:          Thursdays, September 25 and October 2 from 2-4 with Kathleen


Skill Level:                                        Absolute Beginner


Beginner Knits:  Always wanted to knit?  This course is for you  The two sessions allow ample time to learn the knit stitch, the purl stitch, the cast on, and the bind off.  After practicing, you will choose a project and receive guidance as you complete it.  All this in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.


Cost:                                            $35


Time/Date/Instructor:            Thursdays October 16 and 23 from 2-4 with Kathleen


Skill Level:                                           Absolute Beginner


Beginner Knits :   Learn the basics of knitting in this tw0-session class including  cast on, knit and purl stitches, and binding off.  Time permitting, we will also explore a few basic combinations of knit and purl.


Cost:                                               $30


Time/Date/Instructor:                Wednesdays, November 19 and December 3 from 1-2:30 with Sandra


Skill Level:                                              Absolute Beginner


Beginning Weaving- This is a comprehensive course in the basic techniques of weaving on a rigid heddle loom.  Learn dressing the loom, yarn calculations, weaving tips and pointers, finishing and color experimentation.  Rent the loom from us for the duration of the course. 


Cost                                                 $70 (includes rental, instruction, and initiasl materials pack)


Time/ Date/ Instructor:                 Sundays September 21, 28 and October 6, 10 from 9-11 with Steph


Skill Level:                                               Absolute Beginner


Building in Color I– If you loved Building Blocks, you will love Building in Color. This is a course designed to help you master the basics of color knitting one strip at a time. Intarsia, knit below, mosaic knitting, and elongated stitch patterns are some of the skills taught.  Move at your own pace and watch your blanket grow!

Call the shop to form a new session!

Cost:                                                   $10 per session

Time/Date/ Instructor:           Sunday, September 7 and 28 and October 19 from 10-12 with Mary Beth

Skill Level:                                       Advanced Beginner


Button Bracelet - Learn to make this vintage-inspired bracelet, using just a few simple techniques.  Pull out Grandma's button box and have some fun!


Cost:                                                          $10


Time/Date?Instructor:              Wednesday, November 12th  from 6:30-7:30 with Sandra


 Skill Level:                                    Absolute Beginner 


Holiday Pillow:  In this two-session class, students will knit a pillow following an easy stitch pattern.  The pillow will be embellished and finished in the second class.  Just in time for holiday gift giving and decorating.


Cost:  $40


Time/Date/Instructor:  Fridays, November 14 and December 5 from 1-3:30 or Saturdays, November 15

                                            and November 29 from 1-3:30 with Sandra


Skill Level:  Beginner

Holiday Star Garland:  In this one-session class, students will learn to knit the six-pointed star which serves as the beautiful foundation in this holiday garland.  Students will learn basic short-row shaping while knitting this star.


Cost:  $25


Time/Date/Instructor:  Wednesday, November 19 from 6-8 or Friday, November 21 from 2-4                 

                                                       with Sandra


Skill Level:  Beginner




Cost:                                        $45


Time/Date/Instructor:        Fridays Sept 19  and October 3 and 17 from 2-4 or                   

                                                               Saturdays Set 20 and Oct 4 and 18 from 2-4 with Sandra


Skill Level:                                     Advanced Beginner



Mittens:  Hard to think about being cold right now, but the chill is coming.   Enjoy it wearing your own hand-knit mittens.  You will learn ribbing, a simple thumb gusset, and working in the round.  These are quick and cute gifts as well!


Cost:                                                       $30


Time/Date/Instructor:            Sundays Oct. 26, Nov. 2 and 9 from 1-3 with Margaret  


Skill Level:                                 Advanced Beginner


Simple Socks - These socks are quick and easy! They feature tube construction and an afterthought heel (no dreaded heel turn!) They are the perfect first socks.  


Cost:                                            $30


Time/Date/Instructor:            Sundays Sept 28, October 5 and 19 from 1-3 with Margaret


Skill Level:                                           Advanced Beginner


Stitch'N'Sip - Grab your Stitch'N'Zip needlepoint kit and join us for an evening of relaxed stitching. These kits contain everything you need to complete the project and they require no additional finishing!  Robin Lewis will be here to get you started and we will be here pouring the wine!  Call the shop to reserve a space.


Cost:                                                              $10


Time/Date/Instructor:                      Wednesday, September 24 from 6:30-8 with Robin Lewis


Skill Level:                                       Absolute Beginner













































4007 Skippack Pike
Skippack, PA 19474

Phone: (610) 584-6216

Email: info@yarnings.com
In the heart of Skippack Village


Tuesday: 11 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: 11 am - 8 pm
Thursday: 11 am - 5 pm
Friday: 11 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm - 4 pm
Monday: Closed

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