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Sock Workshop

Sock Workshop

In two classes over two weeks you will learn all the skills you need to begin creating your own hand knitted socks.

Participants should be comfortable with the skills listed below to join this advanced class, In particular being able to knit in the round with either dpns on a circular needle with magic loop. Talk to us in-store for more info or some tips on familiarising yourself with knitting in the round before class!

  • Cast on
  • Knit Stitch
  • Purl Stitch
  • Cast Off
  • Finishing and Weaving in Ends
  • Pattern Reading
  • Knitting in the round
  • Increasing and decreasing
  • Following a more complex pattern
  • Turning a heel
  • Shaping a toe
  • Judy's Magic cast on

Bookings essential. The class costs $150 and runs for 6 hours over 2 weeks. (Supplies not included)

All workshops are run on Saturdays from 10:30am-1:30pm

Date : Saturdays
Time : 10:30am
Length : 3 hours on 2 days
Location : 202 Bridge Road Richmond, Melbourne


  • Notepad and pen
  • Scissors
  • 3.25mm, 80cm cable circular needles for magic loop
  • 1 x 100g ball of 8ply sock yarn in a light colour (Alegria Grande in a light colour is recommended).
  • Stitch markers.
  • Yarn 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 5 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 enrollment. 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.


Please report 10 minutes before the scheduled start time to the Morris and Sons Knitting Department, 202 Bridge Road Richmond  Melbourne. 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.

  • Places
  • Sock Workshop Rich Sat 30th May and Sat 6th June 2020 10:30am-1:30pm