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Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time

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(122 reviews)

Cinkoe
rated 5 stars

Wealth of Useful Information

This course is excellent and gives a greater understanding of various fibers and their different characteristics. Clara Parkes is a wonderful teacher, and her enthusiasm for the subject matter was catching. Not only did she explain what you can expect from various types of yarns/fibers, she also showed you how to check characteristics of various yarns in the store. She explained how to swatch and how to wash the swatches and how to gain every ounce of information you can from the yarn you are ...

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Starlighter
rated 5 stars

Confident Yarn Consumer

This course was thorough and lessons were spaced in a timely manner. Learned from beginning to end of lessons. The instructor made course interesting and she is personable; I felt she was in my living room.

Above all, I gained knowledge that empowers me to purchase yarn intelligently and not just emotionally (because I like it).

Deborah Dibble
rated 5 stars

Know Your Yarn

Excellent information, very helpful with why yarns give the results they do.

MrsCarlsson
rated 5 stars

A 'must have' class for all knitters

This class is totally amazing! I will enter the yarn shops with a completely different view from now on. The class was so fascinating I couldn't stop watching! So many exciting facts about yarn and how you can judge the qualities of the yarn by just looking at a skein and handling it. I enjoyed every single minute of it!

lgr
rated 5 stars

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