NEW AT YARN DIVA – CLASSES
Registration Policy for classes – – Fees may be paid in cash, credit card, or with a check made payable to Yarn Diva and More. Your payment will reserve your place in the class of your choice.
Supplies – All yarns/supplies needed for any class attended can be purchased in advance at Yarn Diva at a 15% discount. You will also receive a Yarn Diva Canvas Tote and a mini whatever bag. Please purchase all supplies before the first class so that valuable class time is not spent selecting materials.
Cancellation Policy – If you are unable to attend a class for which you have registered, you must notify the shop at least 48 hours before the class is scheduled in order to receive a refund or transfer you fee to another class
In case of inclement weather, we will notify you of schedule changes or cancellations, so we must have the best daytime phone number for you. Make up classes will be offered for all canceled classes at the earliest possible convenient time.
General information – All classes will be held at Yarn Diva, 428 Hillsdale Avenue, Hillsdale, N.J. 07642
Call the shop with any class questions at 201-664-4100
Don’t forget – we need a contact phone number!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Reserve your spot in any class – classes fill up !!! Call Diva !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Knit/Fix Workshop – 1 ½ hour @ $18.00
This workshop gives you the opportunity to come with a work-in-progress or start a new project and get any help needed. Knitters can face many snags, from decoding instructions to figuring out where they went wrong in a project. Dropped a stitch? Purl when you should have knitted? Learn to pick up dropped stitches, untwist your stitches without a lot of effort, prevent too many/too few stitches and how to correct and prevent many other common knitting mistakes.– Come once, come as often, come as needed
JUST BE SURE TO CALL TO RESERVE YOUR DATE AS WORKSHOPS TEND TO FILL UP QUICKLY!!!!
Wednesday Mornings: with VICKIE @10:30 AM to 12 NOON
Friday Mornings – with MARIA @ 10:30 AM to NOON
BEGINNGER KNITTING and /or CROCHET with Maria
(please specify knitting or crochet when interested in a class)
4 – 2 hour lessons @ $120.00 (total of 8 hours) – scheduled by appointment (call shop)
This class includes the basics of knitting (casting on, how to knit, how to purl, binding off, increase and decrease) all the basic how-tos for making scarves, shawl, baby blankets and many other projects.
The class is scheduled as needed on Saturdays and sometimes on Wednesdays
MATERIALS: one ball of worsted weight yarn and #8 needles for knitting or a G hook if interested in the Crochet class.
NEW CLASSES Below for Fall 2017
FOR the LOVE OF LACE with MAYRA:
Mayra has done it once more – come see the sample of the ” little scarf” just the right size,come to the shop and see her magic with design, it will take your breath away – it always takes my breath away! This lovely feminine scarf has mock cables, leaves and points and is truly a piece you would wear – always – so soft and luscious.
**Class Date: October 12th – 10:30 to 11:30 AM $30.00**
**MATERIAL**: The sample in the shop was made with one hank of ZEN DK yarn – merino with cashmere, size 8 – circular needle, pattern is charted only, instructions on how to read a chart will be given in class.
Come see Mayra’s scarf – once you see it you’ll want to make it
__________________________________________________________________Fall for “TIMBER “ A Flattering cardigan
Come make this beautiful cardigan – can be worn sporty and very hot with a great pair of boots, jeans and WOW! Very much a classic design – you’ll find yourself wearing it always ( all of us at Yarn Diva are making one or two for ourselves) you might even make more than one!!!!– class has five sessions.
Class fee – $135.00 – FIVE SESSIONS___
SESSION 1 – October 21st – Saturday, 1 PM to 3 PM – do your gauge, fill out pattern for your size, start collar
SESSION 2 – October 28th – Saturday, 1 PM to 2:30 PM – finish collar, start yoke
SESSION 3 – November 18th – Saturday, 1 PM to 2:30 PM – finish yoke, start sleeve separation, begin work on body
SESSION 4 – December 9th – Saturday, 1 PM to 2 PM – work on pocket insertion
SESSION 5 – January 6th – Saturday, 1 PM to 3 PM – sleeves, finishing
- Pattern is purchased from Ravelry – Timber (cardigan) by Very Shannon, you can also see many “Timbers” that were made by other knitters.
- Worsted weight yarn – you will know how much yarn you need once you download the pattern – many worsted weight yarns are available
- Circular needle, #8, 24” and 32”
- Stitch markers – about 20
- Stitch holders or scarp yarn
RESERVE YOUR SPOT WITH MARIA – you will fall in love with ‘TIMBER
EASY SATURDAY CARDIGAN with Vickie
Class fee is $95.00 – dates are below
1st session – Wednesday, Oct. 25th – 11 AM to 12:30 PM – going over pattern and doing the gauge, start project, casting back of sweater
2nd session -Wednesday, November 8th – 11 AM to 12:30 PM – work on sleeves, decreasing, questions answered
3rd session- Wednesday, November 15th – 11 AM to 12:30 PM – Finishing, sewing the sweater pieces together
This is the perfect project to continue your knitting know- how, an easy way to begin a garment. This sweater pattern can be knitted out of a variety of yarns Come in and select your yarn, US 13 & 15, the yarn used for the shop sample is Berroco, North Star, pattern provided.
You will have a comfy sweater you’ll wear over and over.
Class requirements: know how to knit, purl, cast on and off
Materials: Yarn, needle for project, stitch markers (detachable), scrap yarn or stitch holders, sewing needle