Knitting Club

Knitting Club Meet each Thursday 10.30am - 12.30pm

Athy Community LibraryAthy

Event Details

  • Thu 5 Oct - Thu 26 Oct  2017
  • 10.30-12.30

  • Cost: Free

  • Venue Details
    Athy Community Library

    Emily Square
    Athy



Come along and bring a piece of knitting you are working on and have a chat with some tea & coffee.

New Members are always welcome

Knitting is a method by which yarn is manipulated to create a textile or fabric for use in many types of garments.

Knitting creates multiple loops of yarn, called stitches, in a line or tube. Knitting has multiple active stitches on the needle at one time. Knitted fabric consists of a number of consecutive rows of intermeshing of loops. As each row progresses, a newly created loop is pulled through one or more loops from the prior row, placed on the gaining needle, and the loops from the prior row are then pulled off the other needle.

Knitting may be done by hand or by using a machine.

Different types of yarns (fibre type, texture, and twist), needle sizes, and stitch types may be used to achieve knitted fabrics with different properties (color, texture, weight, heat retention, look, water resistance, and/or integrity)

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