E-News August 24th, 2018

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Joe Cole Dyeing Classes This Weekend

2 Dyeing Classes with Joe Cole 

Saturday Aug 25 — 10-12 and 1-3.

Joe has an exciting new technique to share with you for this class. Yarn Marbling! He’ll be showing you how to
yarn marble on knitted blanks in fingering and aran weight, as well as on regular skeins.  Come see the dyed blanks & hanks in person!  Call to sign up- a few seats are still available.
Joe Cole’s new Flockaran- 17 micron superwash. 
200 yards of Scrumptious merino.  So squooshy soft!! 
Several new colorways available- better come in and grab a few before I scoop them up for baby sweaters!
Several design ideas available.  A few are shown below. 
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Flax by TincanKnits (I left off the garter ridges on the sleeves).
The Amanda Hat –  FREE
The Graham Hat is a FREE pattern that is perfect for man or woman.
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Rhinebeck Buses!

Tickets are on sale now!  The Saturday Bus is FULL & the Sunday Bus is filling Fast. 
Eileen and I go on Sunday and it is always a relaxed day – and there is always plenty of stuff left to be purchased (including WINE!!!).  
 
Call or stop by the shop to reserve your seat.  
Download the event Flyer with full information by   

New Grab N Go Kit

 
Our popular Flower Power Intarsia Cloth Kit is now available in a new color set.  Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale cotton to make this washcloth/hotpad.  Just add needles.
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What’s New in the Yarn World?

 

Aero by Berroco

A light & lofty blend of alpaca, nylon, and wool works up quickly with large needles and hooks. The vivid color combinations work perfectly with easy, simple projects.   8 colorways available. 164 yds/50g.
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Our own Aero Cowl- Just one cake- super easy for “sleep knitting” (just knit in the round til out of yarn).  FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge.
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Aero Scarf– a touch of lace with just one cake of Aero. 
FREE Pattern.
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Pendenza- Egyptian Cotton at its finest!

An absolute favorite DK weight mercerized cotton- beautiful drifting shades.  Now with 3 new colorways!!
The 3 new colors of Pendenza are on stock now- as well as the rest of the color line. 
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Pattern 3220– 3 ball sampler shawl.  A perfect accent piece for any time of year.
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Whats in The Pool?

Jeannee Worsted- Just $3.00 a ball!

Still the very best yarn for Chemocaps!

Jeannee Worsted is a cotton Acrylic Blend- super soft, and easy care- machine washable & dryable.  The Perfect yarn for chemocaps and other garments for chemotherapy patients- such as bed socks.  We have the yarn and we have FREE patterns.  Come make a hat or socks for someone in need.
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Jeannee  Socks- FREE pattern- great for everyone!
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FREE Jeannee Chemocap patterns for knit & crochet
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Classes Coming 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:

DYEING!!

 

2 Dyeing Classes with Joe Cole

Saturday Aug 25 — 10-12 and 1-3.

Joe has an exciting new technique to share with you for this class. Yarn Marbling! He’ll be showing you how to

yarn marble on knitted blanks in fingering and aran weight, as well as on regular skeins.  Come see the dyed blanks & hanks in person!
(Disclaimer: results will vary from person to person and between preknit fabric and loose skeins.)
Price for class will be $30 (excluding yarn).  Fee is payable by cash or credit card at time of sign up.
The Knitter’s Edge will have Yarn & Blanks needed for class for purchase.
If you’d like to dye additional yarn, an extra $5 for class + purchase of the additional yarn will be required.  Call to sign up.
 

 

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Beginner Classes!

At TKE we are proud to have so many classes perfect for beginners. If one of our special sessions does not fit your schedule- do not worry- beginners are always welcome in any regular class, at any time.