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Sock Taster Workshop

Sock Taster Workshop

Socks are quick, portable and make great gifts.

If you’ve always been too nervous to try knitting them by yourself, then our sock classes may be just the solution.

In this 3 hour class, you will learn all the skills you need to begin creating your own hand knitted socks.

Participants should be comfortable with the skills required below in order to gain the most benefit from this class.

SKILLS REQUIRED: Cast on, Knit Stitch, Purl Stitch, Cast Off, Finishing and Weaving in Ends,
Pattern Reading, Knitting in the round, Increasing and decreasing
SKILLS ACQUIRED: Following a more complex pattern, Turning a heel, Shaping a toe,
Magic loop, Kitchener stitch/grafting.

Bookings essential. The class costs $60. Supplies not included.

Date : Fridays and Saturdays
Time : 10:30am to 1:30pm
Length : 3 hours per class
Location : 55-57 Waratah Street, Katoomba.


  • Notepad and Pen.
  • Scissors
  • 1 ball of 8 ply yarn.
  • 4mm double pointed knitting needles.
  • stitch markers
  • sewing up needle or Chibi Bent tip needle

STUDENT DISCOUNTS: All students enjoy a 10% discount off any products purchased on the day of their class (sorry, the discount does not apply to services, samples, or gift vouchers and cannot be combined with other discounts. The student discount is not available with Clinics or Stitch & Bitch).

CLASS MINIMUMS: Minimum class size is 3 students. If your class is cancelled, we will contact you and issue a full refund. We encourage you to sign up as soon as possible to reserve your spot and ensure minimum enrolment. Bring a friend!

CANCELLATIONS: You may cancel up to 7 days before your first class for a full refund. If you cancel later, we cannot issue a refund unless we are able to fill your spot from a waiting list. If you're unable to cancel in time for a refund, you can always send a friend in your place. If we must cancel a class, we will issue a full refund.

ON THE DAY OF YOUR CLASS: Please report 10 minutes before the scheduled start time to The Granny Square, 55-57 Waratah Street, Katoomba. Please note that The Granny Square cannot take responsibility for your personal belongings while you are on our premises: while our classes are friendly and generally problem-free, we advise you to be aware of the location and security of your belongings at all times. We look forward to seeing you at the class, and trust that you will have an enjoyable and instructive time. Please feel free to contact us if you require any further information.

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