E-News February 9th, 2018

posted in: Newsletter | 0

They are finally back!!  Yarn Panties!

It took a long time (20 months) to get the manufacturing machinery back up & running.  
We are so happy we can get this product again!
Yarn panties- hold your yarn ball in place- in style!

What’s New?


We just received a huge assortment of pompons- mostly large ones- all colors
New Colors of Madelinetosh are here!

14 new colorways in each of our bases:  Tosh Merino Light, Tosh Sport, Tosh DK, Vintage, and Twist Light.  I love the black/white & yellow one- just not sure what to make.


Make a 30″ pinwheel blanket with just one cake of Sirdar Colourwheel.  This 80/20 acrylic/wool blend has 569 yards of DK weight yarn.  What great colors we have!

FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge

Sirdar Colourwheel – 1 cake makes the pinwheel baby blanket- or the large scarf shown below


Colourwheel Asymmetric Scarf –  FREE Pattern.


More Olympic Ideas

You need an Olympics project!
It’s a Tradition!

A set of Hat, Headband and Mitts for these Olympic days.  Perfect projects for beginners as they are only garter st. All of these garments were knit from Just 3 balls of Encore Tweed- one ball of each color- red, white, & blue.


Hat and Fingerless Mitts

Olympic Rings Beanie – Crochet this hat in a flash with Encore Worsted or Berroco Comfort.
FREE Pattern.
Classes Coming Up Soon
This Week’s Classes
Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes- we have over 30 classes each week! 
Other classes coming soon:
Monday February 19  10:00 – 3:00
2 Handed Fair Isle with Linda Miller
Learn to work Fair Isle knitting with both hands.  There is homework.  Requires 2 half balls of Encore and size 7 or 8 circular needles.  Call to sign up and to receive the homework (getting ribbing started).
Wednesday Feb 27  3:30 – 6:30pm
Weaving 201 with Lynn
Take the next step in your riggid heddle loom work.  Learn different warp and weft colorwork patterns.  You will need to come with loom prewarped.  Call for more details.  Loom loan for class available.  Class cost:  $35.00
Saturday Feb 10  1-3pm
Needlefelting with Lauren
Time to make some Valentines, or work on some Easter Bunnies.  Please call to sign up.
Tuesday Feb 13  6:30 – 8:30PM
Fixing Mistakes with JoAnne

A great technique class for advanced beginners.  Learn to control your mistakes by fixing them.  Don’t let them get the best of your knitting!  Please call to sign up.  You will need to bring needles size 8 or 9, plus an optional crochet hook size F or G.

What’s In the Pool?
3 Chunky Yarns- all at 50% off!
Last Few Days!

Ella Rae Chunky Merino Superwash- Squooshy soft-  now only $7.50/100g hank.


Eta Beta is a 50/50 wool acrylic thick & thin that yields so much texture to ay accessory- now just $4.00/50g ball.

Mushishi Big is a one ply wool with a touch of Silk. Now just $7.49/100g hank.  We have so many project ideas for this beautiful yarn.