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We're open Tuesday through Saturday, 12 - 5 p.m. for cheerful service at the door - click here for an in-store appointment!
We're open Tuesday through Saturday, 12 - 5 p.m. for cheerful service at the door - click here for an in-store appointment!

Classes

Given the restrictions of Shelter in Place, we are not holding in-person classes at this time. Some classes and free clinics are happening through Zoom-- please contact stephanie@uncommonthreadsyarn.com for login credentials.  


KNIT FRIDAYS with Charlotte

FRIDAYS, 1 - 3 p.m.
February 5, 12, 19, 26

It's more than a knitting circle! Treat yourself to social knitting time with a friendly, helpful group every Friday at lunchtime, and get the help you need when you run into challenges. Participants are welcome to bring any knitting project to work on, and can register for all three weeks ($35) or one class at a time ($15/class). Get to know other knitters and keep moving forward with your works-in-progress!

Register for three weeks
Register for one week (we'll confirm the date with you after purchase)

 


ZOOM - SHELLYE AND SYDNEY TALK ABOUT THEIR FAVORITE SPRING & SUMMER PROJECTS

WEDNESDAY, 7 - 9 pm
March 17

Are you ready to cast on a warm weather tee? Join us for pattern inspiration and yarn recommendations, served with a good dose of entertainment from our resident experts. Email to receive Zoom login credentials: stephanie@uncommonthreadsyarn.com.

$FREE.

ZOOM - SWEATER KAL with Alison

February 13, 20, 27, March 13, 20, 27
Session 1:
Saturdays 10:30 - 12:30
Session 2:
Saturdays 1:30 - 3:30

Cost: $50 plus supplies.

Whether it's your first sweater or your twenty-first, it's always helpful and more fun to knit with a group! Choose from one of the suggested patterns and look forward to completing your sweater successfully, before winter is over. 

Featherweight Cardigan by Hannah Fettig
ITO Shimo, Shibui Lunar or Pebble

Cozy Classic Raglan by Jessie Maed
Koigu or Forbidden Fiber Gluttony Sock + laceweight silk mohair

The Easy One by Joji Locatelli
Fingering weight yarn

Harvest by Tin Can Knits
Malabrigo Rios, Sincere Sheep Bannock, Rowan Pure Wool Worsted, Berroco Ultra Wool

These classes fill up quickly so register today!
Online link for AM class
Online link for PM class
or call the shop (650) 941-1815.

 


ISAGER KAL with Stephanie and Laura

 

 

March 7 - April 11
Sundays, 3:30 - 5
Cost: $50, plus supplies

 

 

If you've ever felt intimidated by fine yarn or European-style instructions, this is the right time to give both a try! Choose any pattern from Isager's recent books: Eat & Knit, Amimono Stitches, Twelve Sweaters from Tversted or Knitting Needles & Chopsticks and we'll help you select the right yarn, measure your gauge, and support you through any knitting challenges on the way to binding off. 

 

 

Register online; or call the shop (650) 941-1815.


BEGINNING 8-SHAFT WEAVING with Laura

MONDAYS, 2 - 5 pm
TO BE RESCHEDULED

In this class, you will learn the basics of weaving. You will start by winding a warp, before beaming and threading an 8-harness table loom for a sampler. You will also learn good weaving technique, how to read a weaving draft, determine sett, calculate yarn requirements and finish your sampler. This class is designed for those that have never woven before or those that are looking for a basic refresher. Loom and equipment rental included in cost of class.
Weaving
 
 
Level: Beginner. Cost: $135.

KNITTING STUDIO with Clementine

MONDAYS, 10:00 a.m.-  12:00 p.m.
ON HIATUS

Carve out some time for yourself and your knitting projects! Clementine will be your coach, cheerleader and technical support for any works you have in progress. Limit: 8 students.
 
Level: Beginner. Cost: $20 per class, or $65 for all four.  

KIDS CLUB with Allison

FIRST TUESDAYS, 4 - 5 pm
ON HIATUS 

Explore all the ways you can use yarn! Kids ages 7 – 12 will learn how to make a different small project each month. No knitting experience is required.

Level: Beginner. Cost: $20, includes supplies.

 


LEARN TO KNIT: BEGINNER BASICS with Shellye

WEDNESDAYS, 7 - 9 pm
ON HIATUS

Learn the fundamentals of knitting and gain the experience and confidence you'll need to successfully complete your first knitting project.

Level: Absolute beginners and long-lost knitters looking to brush up on the basics. Cost: $60, includes supplies.

  


LEARN TO CROCHET with Jocelyn

SUNDAYS, 10 am - 12 noon
TO BE RESCHEDULED

Join the crochet revival! Learn basic crochet techniques and get started on a simple project. 

Level: Absolute beginners and crocheters looking to brush up on the basics. Cost: $60, includes supplies.

 


Ongoing

We do our best to help you any time you come with project challenges–if you need more focused attention, or want to be sure someone will be available to help, the Drop-in sessions are for you! We’ve recently added more sessions, and limited participants to 4 people to be sure you get the attention you need.

Drop-in Knitting & Crochet Help

NOT AVAILABLE

Hit a rough patch in your pattern? Made a frustrating mistake? Our expert advice will get you back on track. $10 payable to Uncommon Threads.

Private Lessons and Project Help via Zoom

Time slots available:
Friday afternoons; Mondays, others by appointment

When you need more focused attention to demystify a complicated pattern or revive a “vintage” project, private lessons are the best choice. Sign up for one-on-one sessions, 15-minute minimum for $7.50, register and pay in advance.