E-News March 29th, 2019

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New!!

Sirdar Snuggly 100% Cotton

Sirdar’s New Snuggly 100% cotton.

So soft, so sweet.

116 yards of Dk weight cotton/50g ball

14 colors to work with.

Kelly Tee

A cute short sleeved summery top knit in rev. stockinette stitch.

Knit in Sirdar’s new Snuggly 100% cotton.

Snuggly 100% Cotton
We have this garment at the shop- come see and feel its softness
Snuggly 100% Cotton
Pattern also features a vest.
Snuggly 100% Cotton
Perfect for Spring.
Snuggly 100% Cotton
So soft and snuggly.
Our own Degrade Sun & Sirdar Cotton Asymmetric Shawl
Combine Degrade Sun with just one ball of 100% cotton as an accent.
Several color combos of Degrade Sun and Snuggly 100% cotton for the Asymmetric Shawl. And there are so many more possibilities!

Stunning Mosaic Designs

Knit in Malabrigo Dos Tierras
Mosaic Shawl knit in Silky Wool.
Join Julia on Monday April 8 or JoAnne on Tuesday April 9 to learn How to do Mosaic Knitting before taking on one of these beautiful shawls!
More of our teachers are adding these two shawls to their April schedules.
You can also work on this shawl with Eileen on Wednesdays 4-6pm,
and Milly on Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:30.
New Spirit Chunky
Hayfield Spirit Chunky
80% Acrylic/20% wool 169 yards/100g
8 Self Striping colorways

Spirit Chunky Top Down

Baby/ Toddler Pullover

FREE Pattern at TKE

Next week – photo on Baby Thea!

Spirit Chunky Family Hat

FREE Pattern at TKE

New Merino Color

Merino Color

A large 150g ball of 75/25 dk weight Merino/Nylon blend.

409 yards of striped softness. Perfect for socks, shawls, mitts, and more.

Available in 6 colorways.

Adult socks- uses just one ball of Merino Color

FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge

Classes
This Week’s Classes
 We have over 30 classes each week!
Upcoming Classes

March & April offerings are full of technique classes and

new multi class projects.

Baby Surprise with Becky
Saturday March 23 & 30 | 1- 3pm

The Baby Surprise Jacket is one of the most enduring designs there is. Using Sport or DK weight yarn make one for a little one in your life or one to come. A really fun technique oriented project. Call to sign up.

New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30 with Regina
Begins April 2

This will be a class with a theme- “Washcloths are a Great Way to Learn”. Using 100% cotton, Regina will help you work your way through many techniques- learning new knitting skills -one cloth at a time.

Please call to sign up so we know who is coming.

New Beginner’s Class
Saturdays 1-3pm with Becky
Begins April 6

Starting Saturday April 6, Becky’s Saturday afternoon class will become

a beginner’s class- both knit & crochet, with a strong focus on techniques. Please call to sign up, just so we know who’s coming.

Beginning Fair Isle with Julia
Monday April 1 | 1-3pm

Learn the basics of working Fair Isle. This class sold out earlier this month so we are holding it again!

Knit the Clayoquot Toque, a FREE hat pattern sized from Baby to Adult. Uses 3 colors of DK. Call to sign up. There is homework.

Clayoquot Toque

Beginning Mosaics with Julia
Monday April 8 | 1-3pm

Mosaic knitting is easy, yielding impressive results. Learn the technique while making a washcloth with Fantasy Naturale. Yarn kits available. Bring size 7 needles.

Call to sign up. Learn this, then on to the larger mosaic shawl project!

Beginning Mosaics with JoAnne
Tuesday April 9 | 6:30 – 8:30pm

Same class as on Monday- can’t make Monday? Come Tuesday!

Mosaic knitting is easy, yielding impressive results. Learn the technique while making a washcloth with Fantasy Naturale. Yarn kits available. Bring size 7 needles.

Call to sign up. Learn this, then on to the larger mosaic shawl project!

Barnstable

Easy mosaic work. Knit it in Malabrigo Dos Tierras or another

DK weight yarn.

Meet Me at Midnight

A stunning Mosaic shawl. We knit ours in Silky Wool- 3 colors needed.

Use other DK weight yarns as well.

Mosaic Shawl with Julia

Monday April 15 & 29 | 1-3pm.

I am always asked “what more can I do with Mosaic work beyond washcloths?” Well, here are some perfect examples. Both of these beautiful shawls are knit with DK weight yarns. Call to sign up.

NEW CLASS POST!
Weaving 101 wth Lynn
Tuesday May 14 & 21 | 3:30 – 7:00pm

Learn to weave with our beginner’s class on the Cricket Rigid Heddle Loom. Class includes 6.5 hours of class, loan of the loom, all handouts, plus yarn for your first project- a scarf. Only 6 students per class. Cost: $85

Call to register.

Short Rows with Becky
Monday April 22 | 1-3pm

Learn to work short rows while making a cloth with Fantasy Naturale.

Other short row cloth patterns will be available for you to take home too. Please call to sign up.

Needlefelting with Lauren
Saturday April 27 | 1-3pm

Needlefelting is fun! You can needlefelt onto a flat piece or you can create 3D creatures such as this snail. So many options! Call to sign up. This class does fill up!

History of Knitting with Pat
Saturday April 27 | 1-3pm

Pat will continue her lecture series (now it’s a series) with History of Knitting in the Scandinavian countries, as well as Iceland, Eastern Europe, the Faroe Islands and the Baltic. Call to sign up, and bring your knitting. Part 3- Coming soon:

History of Knitting in the Americas.

Skill Builder CAL
Wednesdays 4-6pm with Becky
Begins May 1

On May 1, Becky will take up Edie Eckman’s Skill Builder CAL project.

The yarn used for this afghan is Encore Worsted- with over 100 colors to choose from! Increase your skill level, one afghan square at a time.

Skill Builder CAL