Learn to Knit: a 4-week course for the absolute beginner (Sydney) | Morris & Sons Australia

Learn to Knit: a 4-week course for the absolute beginner (Sydney)

Morris & Sons
Wednesdays - November. 1st. 8th. 15th. 22nd. (5pm-7pm)
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Length: 2h/week, for 4 weeks.
Location: 50 York Street, Sydney, NSW 2000
Class Size:
 7 participants
Course Requirements: 
  • DECEMBER - Thursdays. 30/11, 7th, 14th & 21st (5pm-7pm)
Please let us know your preferred colourway in the order notes to go into you Learn to Crochet Kit:

1. 1213 Storm, 1233 Nasturium, 1264 Night
2. 1237 Dark Dijon, 1262 Terracotta, 1224 Pomegranate
3. 1203, Macadamia, 1205 Hazelnut, 1256 Building
4. 1216 Tulle, 1263 Willow, 1225 Petunia
5. 1236 Egg yolk, 1220 Party Pink, 1241 Spruce


Never knitted before but have been wanting to learn?

This class will walk you through the basics of knitting, including how to hold the needles and yarn, the two stitches - knit and purl, casting on and off. 

This class is suitable for complete beginners. A new group starts every month!



  • None

This course is designed for the absolute beginner and/or those who haven’t knitted in a long time and need refreshing.

*Please note: These classes are intended for adults. If you are looking to book for anyone under the age of 16, please contact the store to discuss.


By the end of this course, you’ll be able to make your own version of the scarf below, read and adapt the pattern to your own project. You’ll learn all of these skills:

  • Casting on and off 
  • Knit and Purl stitches
  • Reading patterns
  • Garter Stitch
  • Stocking Stitch
  • Moss stitch 
  • Changing colours
  • Picking up stitches
  • Saving dropped stitches
  • Chart reading
  • Weaving in ends


  • Beginners kit with goodies including knitting needles and enough yarn to complete your project
  • Lifetime access to a range of video tutorials designed to support the class content
  • 10% off voucher to use each time you are in store for your class!
  • Course Learning journal 


    Please arrive 10 minutes before the scheduled start time. 
    If you have any questions, please check the FAQs or email



    What if one of my classes coincides with a public holiday?

    In case of an overlap with a public holiday, we will skip that week and add another week to the end to complete the total of 4 classes.

    Is there a waiting list and how do I put my name down? 
    Please email our course coordinator , Lorraine at classes@mail.morrisandsons.com.au
    What if my class is canceled?
    If we must cancel a class, you will receive a full refund.

    What if I am unable to attend one of the classes of the 4-week course?
    Our classes and courses are non-refundable. However, as part of the learning material, you will gain access to additional online learning content designed to support the weekly classes. For a small additional fee, we can also catch you up on any classes you miss for legitimate reasons.


    Terms & Conditions

    Bookings can be made up to the last minute but do sell outBook as far in advance as possible to avoid disappointment.

    Our courses and classes are non-refundable. Unless we are able to fill your spot from a waiting list, we cannot issue a refund. If you cannot make it, please contact us to investigate your options or give your voucher to another person.If we must cancel a class, you will receive a full refund.

    Minimum class size is 4 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. 

    Maximum of 7 participants.
    We are committed to providing high-quality learning experiences for all participants. That's why we've capped our classes at 7 participants in Melbourne (5 in Richmond). This class size offers the perfect balance between personalised attention and group interaction. We strive to offer all participants an equal opportunity to ask questions, participate in discussions, and receive individualised feedback. We're confident that this class size limit will help you get the most out of your learning experience, and we hope you'll join us in one of our classes.

    The prepared content for this course is expected to take 8 hours to deliver. A maximum of 2 hours each week, over the period of 4 weeks. Please note that the duration is an estimate.  While we recommend one's availability for the specified time frame, the actual duration may vary due to circumstances beyond our control.

    PAYMENT TERMS The course costs $ 245 per student and runs for 2 hours a week, for 4 weeks. Payment is due at the time of registration and is non-refundable. Supplies for the first class are provided and you will be advised on what additional supplies you’ll need. Bookings come with a 10% off single-use voucher that you can use to buy more materials.

    Please note that Morris & Sons 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.

    Morris and Sons Shipping policy

    Within Australia

    Free shipping on all orders over $150 for Delivery within Australia. For 'Bulky' orders (Items over a certain size and weight) we will advise you with any extra shipping costs before delivery. 

    Orders Under $150 are subject to a flat delivery fee of $9.95 


    Order Processing Times

    Please allow up to 8 days for delivery. This covers the time it takes to pick and pack (up to 3 days) plus up to 5 days for Auspost to deliver. Most will arrive much sooner but occasionally due to factors out of our control delivery may take a few more days. We ask for your understanding and appreciate your patients in case this happens.


    Our 'Order Processing Team' do not work weekends and public holidays. All orders placed on a Friday or before a Public holiday will begin being picked on Monday morning or the day after public holiday. 

    Pick and Pack your order (allow up to 3 days)

    From the time we start to pick your order, it can take us up to 3 days before it gets collected by Auspost. 

    Shipping with Auspost 

    We use Auspost for all deliveries. Auspost generally takes up to 6 days to deliver. (Please add upto 3 days to Auspost estimated shipping times for us to pick and pack your order)

    All shipments will have full tracking available. You can check your tracking to follow your order after it leaves our warehouse.

    Express Shipping (Express Post)

    We try our utmost to process 'express post' orders first. Please allow up to 3 days to pick and pack before shipping.

    It costs $15.00 per order and it is the best way to ensure your parcel arrives as quickly as possible. If you have ordered anything bulky or heavy we may have to add an extra cost to cover it. Our team will be in touch with you to advise any extra shipping costs. Once your order is packed and ready to be shipped, generally it's next day delivery to postcodes covered by Australia Post’s Express Post Delivery Network. If your address isn’t covered, Australia Post will use the fastest possible transport links.

    Do you need this order Urgently? Please allow plenty time for us to pick/pack/ship.

    If you need your order for a gift, birthday present or special occasion, please allow plenty of time (at least 8 days)  to allow for us to pick/pack and for any possible Auspost shipping delays. If it's a last minute order, we always try our best to process and ship but once we send we can't guarantee Auspost delivery times. 

    Returns can only be processed when accompanied by the store docket/receipt. In the case of defective items, we will be happy to replace it or refund the purchase price. We do not refund if you simply change your mind, purchase the wrong item, or purchase too many items (please see the Office of Fair Trading website)


    All international orders will be quoted for delivery charges on an individual basis before your order is shipped.

    Estimated delivery time: 5 to 90 working days.(Depending on country and region-Brazil hold items in customs for up to 90 days. Most regions are 5 to 30 days)

    Changes to shipping prices

    Sometimes there will be discrepancies on the quoted shipping costs. This may happen if the item or items are documents and can be sent within Australia using the standard delivery service and as “documentation” internationally.

    Bulky items (such as tapestry floor frames and framed pieces) will still be quoted on an individual basis via email. Please contact us if you have any questions.

    If the price varies from the quoted price on the website, we will be in touch by email. If you would like a firm quote, please advise in the order notes.


    Correct Address Details

    Please note we can only send items to the address that was completed at checkout. Please check that your email address and the postal address is completed correctly before submitting payment. We cannot be held responsible for items lost or delayed due to an incomplete or wrong address given. If you have any issues with your addess which needs to be added, you can complete the form below(click to open) and add with your full address and any specific details. Our team will make sure the correct address details are used to post.

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