1, 2, 3 Knit or Crochet At Lion Brand Outlet

Learn to knit or crochet in our self paced, 3 step classes for beginners.
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 knitting-basics-intensive1 2 3, KNIT 

Learn the basics of knitting in this class for beginners! If you’ve never knit before or you’re returning after a long break, we’ll get you started on a solid footing. Starting with the cast on and knit stitch, we have projects to keep you going through purling, binding off, increases and decreases, using stitch markers and pattern reading. Start with Step 1 and come back whenever you’re ready for more.

Tuition: $40 /each 2 hour session

  • Prerequisite Skills: None
  • Materials~
  • Yarn: 1 ball Chunky Weight yarn CYC 5, (Heartland Thick & Quick and Wool Ease Chunky are good choices.)
  • Needles: Knitting needles size US 11 (8mm)


…or Crochetcrochet-basics-intensive

Learn the basics of crocheting in this series for total beginners! From the slip knot and foundation chain through double and triple crochet, adding color, increases & decreases we’ll get you off to a great start with all the skills you need to make a wide variety of projects.

Tuition: $40 /each 2 hour session

  • Prerequisite Skills: None
  • Materials~
  • Yarn: 1 ball Worsted Weight yarn (Vanna’s Choice, Cotton Ease and Wool Ease are all good choices.)
  • Hook: Crochet hook size J-10
  • Accessories: Stitch markers

Call 201-939-0611 to enroll by

4:00 pm the Friday before class.

If we don’t meet our enrollment minimum by Friday afternoon we cannot accommodate drop-ins. Please note that if we get multiple requests for one craft we will refocus the class on that craft.

Please call ahead if you want to sign up on Sunday.

Sundays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Beginning Knitting & Crochet

September 30

October 14