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Online - Knit the Baby Surprise Jacket



A classic knit sweater from the mother of our modern knitting, Elizabeth Zimmerman.  There is good reason why this little sweater has been in hundreds of baby clothes’ closets over the years.  It is adorable, it is a magical knit that’s great fun, and it has nary a purl stitch in it.

Skills needed:

  1. Cast On
  2. Bind Off
  3. Knit Stitch

Materials (You will receive a 20% discount for your class supplies):

  1. The pattern
  2. DK weight yarn, approximately 100 gr.
  3. 24” or 32” circular needles in US Size to achieve your gauge of 24 Sts to 4 inches.  Suggested Size 3
  4. Bulb-type stitch markers
  5. 5 cute buttons

You will learn:

  • Swatch for gauge
  • Basic pattern reading
  • Pick up stitches
  • Shaping
  • Button Holes


Skill Level: Intermediate
Skill Details: Cast On Bind Off Knit Stitch
Materials Included: Class fee includes instruction and pattern. You will receive a 20% discount for your class supplies.
Instructor: Meta Nisbet
Instructor Bio: Meta Nisbet -- Craft Yarn Council Certified Knitting Instructor Meta says that among the many things about knitting that keep her motivated through decades of her craft, paramount is always having something new to learn. New techniques, innovative stitch patterns, and unimagined color combinations; these are the kinds of things that keep her fingers moving and her brain engaged. Meta owned and operated an LYS in Massachusetts USA where she helped customers explore the world of yarn and expanded her teaching skills. During the pandemic Meta started teaching knitting online and continues now. From the novice’s first stitch to the experienced knitter’s improved cast on edge, Meta thrills to her students’ triumphs as much as they do. She thanks you for welcoming her into your living room via Zoom. Knitting together is a joy.
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Class fee is for instruction only. You will receive a 20% discount for your class supplies.

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