Learn to Knit with Emily  

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Learn the basics of knitting and make yourself (or your sweetie) a cute beanie or snuggly cowl. We will learn to cast on, knit and purl, and understand knitting patterns. You will take home a beautiful hand-made item and the skills to tackle many kinds of knits!

when: Sept 2, 9, 16 (Mondays) 2013, from 6:30 - 8:30pm
where: Be Inspired Fibres - 30 Marchmont Road, EH9 1HZ
what to bring: US 8 / 5.0mm 16" or 20" circular needle and 200 - 400 yds aran weight yarn (lighter colours are best for beginning). Be Inspired offers 10% off class supplies!
fee: £65 (£60 for students) - advance booking required - call 0131 629 2059 to book your place. Max. class size is 7.
about the patterns: The barley hat and oats cowl are designs from The Simple Collection - a 100% free step-by-step learn to knit collection by Tin Can Knits.

Each of the 8 designs is free to use and share with your friends. The patterns are clearly written and designed in many sizes, from baby all the way up to grandpa! Check out the other designs (scarf, blanket, socks, and sweaters) here.