E-News February 2nd, 2018

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Fly Like an Eagle with these Pilot Cowls. 

All three patterns are FREE!!

CoPilot – Knit with less than one hank of Blue Heron Rayon Metallic
Pilot – Knit with 2– 50g Hanks of DK Merino Superwash.
AutoPilot – Knit in 2 hanks of Malabrigo Dos Tierras.   This cowl is very long.  The AutoPilot pattern as well as all three of the Pilot Cowls are very easy to size up or down.

Small Projects for Fast Weekend Knits


Touch is back by popular demand. This nylon/polyester yarn is sooooo soft and its chunky weight makes for fast, easy knitting.


FREE Pattern for this 1 skein cowl.  Knit it up in just one evening.


New Heart Washcloth- fast to knit up before Valentine’s Day.  FREE pattern needing less than one hank of Fantasy Naturale Cotton.


Imagination Spiral Hat- Just one ball needed.

FREE Pattern.

Sirdar Imagination is a chunky weight acrylic.


Crochet Ideas

Sugar Plum Shawl– Crochet this stunner with one Cheshire Cat gradient set.

Cheshire Cat Gradient sets contain 5 colors of    Fingering weight Superwash Merino with a total of 640 yards. We carry about 25 different sets.
             Kanata Kerchief Tank – FREE Pattern.
             Crochet this topper with Cleo Cotton.

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?

PASEA Only $5.00 /100g ball

Last 3 days!

Several patterns available- Just ask for them FREE with your yarn purchase.
Pasea- A 50/50 alpaca/wool blend.  This yarn was $15.00 now only $5.00 while they last.
130 yards/100g ball   Works up at 4 sts =1″
 Can’t Save Zimbabwe – FREE Pattern

A quick to knit hat for just one ball of Pasea.