E-News April 3rd, 2018

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News from The Edge



Saturdays 10-12pm beginning Saturday April 7
Beginning Knit & Crochet with Becky
We have so many beginners asking for classes- we have added another class time to our schedule.  Now on Saturdays- learn to knit & crochet in the morning with Becky (10-12pm) or in the afternoon 
(1-3pm) with Martha.  
Two great teachers.  Call to sign up.
Last chance! 
Our Annual Charity Knit & Crochet Retreat to be held on Monday May 14 is almost sold out!  

Bus trip to Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival- Just a couple of seats left- CALL NOW!!
For more details- Click Here.



We will be Yarn Bombing for this event- Join us.  
See us at The Knitter’s Edge for more details 
plus- CLICK HERE for event info!
April 28- Southside Bethlehem

    Look What’s New!

Medina by Berroco
New from Berroco– A DK weight blend of cotton/acrylic/rayon.  295 yds/100g of self striping softness.
Villa is an easy to knit pullover in Medina.
Very fashionable.  Written for sizes 34″ – 62″!!
An easy to knit one ball Cowl.  FREE pattern with your purchase of one ball of Medina.

6 colors of Medina are available.

Blue Heron Organic Cotton

100% organic cotton with a 2 ply construction. Beautifully hand dyed by Blue Heron.

With just one hank- knit up this Organic Cotton Textured Baby Blanket- so ultra soft too.

FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.
Summer Poncho looks really good in Blue Heron Organic Cotton.  One or two hanks makes this easy to knit top depending on size.  FREE Pattern.

New Gingham Cotton Cloth Kits

New Kits containing Fantasy Naturale Cotton to crochet this interesting gingham check washcloth.
Fantasy Natrale is 100% worsted weight mercerized cotton from Brazil.  Available in about 50 colors at The Knitter’s Edge.  

This Fantasy Naturale Crochet tote is a FREE pattern as part of our Crochet 101 beginner program.  Join one of our classes to try your hand at crochet. 


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:
Wednesdays– 1-3pm Crochet with Becky
Learn to crochet with us- beginner’s as well as seasoned crocheters welcome.   Many project ideas available including our exclusive Crochet 101 series.  Call to join us. 
Fixing Mistakes with JoAnne
Tuesday April 10– 6:30 – 8:30pm
Learn to handle those errors in your knitting.  This class is for advanced beginners to intermediate knitting.  Just bring needles- size 8 or 9.  Call to sign up.

Tuesday April 17  3:30 – 6:30pm 
Weaving 301 with Lynn

Join us on Tuesday, April 17 from 3:30 to 6:30 for Weaving 301 – Adventures with PickUp Sticks.
Create a sampler that can be used either as a table runner or wall hanging while you learn what a pick-up stick is and how it can expand your rigid heddle weaving experience. Experience with warping and basic weaving techniques is required for this class. Contact the shop to register and for warping directions, as well as additional information.
Cost is $35.00
Just 2 seats left.


Monday April 9  1-3pm
Building Blocks Afghan continues
You can join up at anytime.  Just call for more information.
Lace Work with Julia 
Monday April 16 & 23– 1-3pm
Beginning lace work.
Try your hand at lace with Julia’s help.  
4 swatches will be done to dip your toe in… then maybe a Lace sampler scarf?

Call to sign up.

Wednesdays 10-12- Julia’s class becomes a beginning (and general) knit & crochet class
Wanting to learn to knit or crochet?  Here is another beginner’s class to join.  Find one that fits your schedule.  Call to sign up.
New Beginner’s Class in progress-
Beginning Knit & crochet- your choice

Saturdays 1-3pm with Martha

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Martha for a new beginner’s class.  Call to sign up.
About Us
You can email us at unwind@theknittersedge.com 
Visit our website at www.theknittersedge.com
Check out our extensive list of classes.
I know you will find one you will enjoy… and remember, 
there is never a commitment.  Try one class, or several, it’s your choice.
JoAnne Turcotte
We are located at:
1601 West Broad St
Bethlehem, PA  18018
Store Hours:
Mon: 9:30 – 4:00
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 – 9:00
Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays