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Learn to Steek with Janette Budge

29 October @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Wild and Woolly is thrilled to announce that Shetland Wool Week regular and  Knitwear designer and tutor, Janette Budge will be making the long journey from her home nearly 600 miles north of Clapton, to run a steeking class in the shop.

Steeking is the traditional Shetland method of cutting fairisle knitting, to open up necklines, cardigan fronts and sleeve holes. Feared by many, but once mastered, is a total game changer – particularly for purl-phobic colourwork-loving knitters.

Join Janette for an afternoon which will reveal a whole new chapter in your knitting story, plus some wonderful stories from her own.

Participants should be comfortable with stranded colourwork knitting and circular knitting. Preparatory swatching will be necessary. More details will be provided on booking.

Cancellation Policy

When booking your ticket, please make sure you are able attend on the date selected. If you wish to cancel your booking we can offer refunds on purchased tickets up to two weeks  (14 days) before the class date. After that time, refunds will be dependent on whether we can re-sell your ticket to someone on a waiting list. For classes which are regularly repeated, date change requests can be considered up to 10 days before your workshop date. Please email us for more details.


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29 October
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Wild and Woolly
116 Lower Clapton Road
London, E50QR United Kingdom
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Anna Feldman
020 89855231

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