Learn to knit a Lopapeysa, the Icelandic sheep wool sweater. We are offering a comprehensive full-day workshop on knitting a lopapeysa, the famous Icelandic wool sweater.
The workshop will be held at Kaffi Klara Café including a short lunch break. The workshop is suitable for knitters who are confident knitting the Continental way, and it will cover how to assemble the sleeves and the body, knitting with two colors at the same time, a technique for decreasing and a few ways of casting off, amongst other things.
Pick-ups from accommodations at the Troll Peninsula (Dalvík, Ólafsfjörður and Siglufjörður) or Akureyri Area, and Drop-offs can be arranged.
Period: All year round
Duration: 8 hrs
Price: EUR 319,00
Capacity: 1 – 4
Included: Workshop, a pattern, wool for a sweater fitting a pre-school child and soup for lunch.
Excluded: Pick-up and Drop-off services (surcharge EUR 30,00 – 75,00 per person, 4 minimum).
Know before you go: Background experience needed: Knitting in the Continental way.
What to bring: Knitters should bring needles they are comfortable with.