E-News May 19th, 2019

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Upcoming Classes

Miters! They come in all sizes.
Learn how to knit them, attach them, trim them, and create something
beautiful with them. Join Becky this Saturday May 18 | 1-3pm for
some Mitered Madness. Call to sign up.
Call to register for Joe Cole’s Newest Dyeing Class: Speckle It! Saturday
June 15 | 10-12 and 1-3pm. Sign up for either session. Call for more info.

New Designs

Freia Scarf
A FREE pattern for a chevron scarf knit with just one Freia Shawl Ball.
Baby Ripple
A pretty baby blanket to crochet in Snuggly DK.
FREE Pattern.
Knit up a beautiful cabled hat for a special newborn in Appalachian Baby Organic Cotton. FREE Pattern.
Knit up matching booties in Appalachian Baby Organic Cotton.
FREE Pattern.

Welcome Davila

Davila has it all- soft, gorgeous colors, and great stitch definition. 100% extra fine merino in a distinctive beaded pearl twist. The light worsted weight palette consists of 12 subtle colors. 123 yards/50g hank
A manly vest to knit in Davila.
Shown here on our Bryce Harper look-alike
Knit this Davila hat with
heart shaped cables- so delicate.
FREE Pattern.
Knit up this beautifully accented mitten set with 2 hanks of Davila.
FREE Pattern.
Pick your favorite 2 colors of the beautiful Davila and knit this easy cowl. FREE Pattern.

Classes

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

Upcoming Classes

Constellate Hat
Tuesdays in May 6:30 – 8:30 with Maggie
It is now MadMay- Ravelry’s annual event to celebrate everything Madelinetosh. Maggie’s new Tuesday project class is celebrating MadMay
by taking on the design Constellate. It’s a hat to knit in TML or Twist Light. Please call to sign up.
Anthology–Beginning June 4
Tuesdays with Maggie 6:30 – 8:30pm
Design your own Fair Isle Hat or Cowl. This wonderful fun design by Tin Can Knits comes with black & white grid charts to color in with colored pencils. See what your project will look like before you knit. We love Tin Can Knits! This is a
FREE Pattern. Check out Ravelry to see what over 500 others have done! Any yarn, any gauge, and any size.
NightShift
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
Began May 13
Join Julia to knit up your “one of a kind” Nightshift shawl or Shift cowl. We will have several samples to show and so many colors of yarn to choose from. If you can’t make Julia’s class- join in almost any other class to work on your shawl. This is a shop wide project! We are all joining in!
Julia is also taking on
The Shift!
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
Began May 13
Two Shift Cowls are finished and at the shop to view. We knit one in Silky Wool, another in Nuna. So many other yarns to use as well.
Mitered Squares
Saturday May 18 |1-3pm with Becky
Learn to knit up a mitered square, link them together, and pick up & work a border. With these skills you can make a washcloth, purse, shawl, or even an afghan. Bring size 7 needles. Fantasy Naturale yarn kits will be available. Please call to sign up.
New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30 with Regina
This will be a class with a theme- “Washcloths are a Great Way to Learn”. Using Fantasy Naturale cotton, Regina will help you work your way through many techniques- learning new knitting skills -one cloth at a time. Shown here is an eyelet washcloth done this week- Learning Lace! Please call to sign up.
Beginner & Intermediate Class- Knit & Crochet
Saturdays 1-3pm with Becky
Becky’s Saturday afternoon class has become a beginner-intermediate class- both knit & crochet, with a strong focus on techniques. ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME.
Please call to sign up.
Skill Builder CAL
Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:30pm with Becky
Began May 1, ongoing class
Join Becky to 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.
Next week: Skyping with Edie!
History of Knitting in The Americas
Saturday June 1 | 1-3pm with Pat
The final part of Pat’s lecture series- This time on knitting history close to home. Pat has the best stories in this part (in my opinion). Call to sign up please so we know how many to expect. Plan on bringing your knitting.
Needlefelting
Saturday June 1 | 1-3pm with Lauren.
Needlefelting is fun- you all know that by now. First timers can make something great- like this turtle!
Bring extra cash for fiber and needles. Call to sign up.

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