Thrummed Mittens - November 5 & 12
with Judie Hershey
Date: Tuesday November 5 & 12
Skill Level: Intermediate
The Farmer’s Almanac is predicting another rough winter so you’ll need to keep your hands warm and cozy inside a pair of thrummed mittens!
These are just like knitting regular mittens only they’re lined with thrums of wonderful alpaca & angora roving from McFarland’s Llama Farm.
Skills learned in this class will include mitten making, as well as making and knitting with thrums.
This class is for intermediate knitters who already are comfortable knitting with double-pointed needles.
Materials needed are 4 oz. of worsted weight yarn, 1.5 oz. roving, a set of 5 size 6 US (4mm) double pointed needles, stitch markers, and a 10” piece of cotton yarn to use as a stitch holder.
The yarn in the sample is Three Irish Girls Vivie Alpaca Silk, Some Enchanted Evening colorway.
Class length is 2 sessions of about 2 hours each.
The cost of the class does not include materials or patterns so these must be purchased separately. We are more than happy to help you choose the proper materials listed for each class for which you will receive a 10% discount. Please be sure to make your purchases prior to class to avoid any delay in start time.
Class descriptions will include experience level and provide instructions for any homework that needs to be completed prior to class. Please come prepared since there will not be time during class to catch up on homework. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding homework.
Beginner - you have no experience with the technique or skills, the class is designed to teach you the basics.
Intermediate – you have some experience and confidence with the technique or skills, but need a bit more practice, you’re ready to take your skills to the next level.
Advanced – you know how to read patterns and understanding how the stitch is made; you know what you are doing. You are ready for a challenge and to learn new techniques and skills.
Students must register and pay prior to the class, in person, online or call-in to reserve a spot. We accept cash, check or credit card payments for classes.
Cancel 48 hrs or more prior to class – full refund
Cancel 24 – 48 hrs prior to class – Receive a store credit for full amount
Cancel less than 24 hrs prior to class – No Refund of any kind
If Harps & Thistles and/or the instructor cancels the class for any reason you will have a choice of applying the fee to another class or receiving a refund.
$6.50 shipping for orders up to $74.99
Free shipping for orders $75 and up!
If you live locally and plan to pick up your order simply use PICKUP as the discount code to reverse shipping charges!
We make every effort to ship orders out the same day they are received, but depending on the time of day, orders may not go out until the next day.
We ship USPS 2-3 day priority shipping.
Yarn must be returned within 30 days to receive a refund.
Yarn may be returned within 30-90 days for exchange or store credit.
No returns after 90 days.
Needles are returnable within 24 hours for refund.
Needles may be returned within a week of purchase for exchange or store credit.
No returns after one week.
Custom orders require 50% down with the balance due when yarn is picked up.
Custom orders may be retuned for exchange or store credit only – no refunds.
All returns must be in like new condition with all labels and tags in good condition.