E-News December 14th, 2018

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This Saturday- DO NOT MISS THIS!!

Learn some neat ways to wear scarves & shawls and how Jul accent pieces can help hold them in place.
The last time Laura was at TKE, people were blown away with how much they learned. 

Garments for Sale!

4 additional bins of garments just added!
Every year we pack our racks with sample garments and then we sell, sell, sell! 
Come in soon for the best selection at super low prices.  Don’t have time to knit?  
Don’t worry… You can get some great knit gifts from us!

Last Minute Hat & Mitt Projects 

Make these up in no time at all!

Maria’s Rolled Brim Hat- in Encore Mega
Yep, that’s our very own Maria, when she was 8 years old.  Same year she designed this hat.  And now she works with us!! Such an easy to knit hat … you can do 
it too!  FREE Pattern at TKE.
The 5 Star Crochet Beanie – made here with 1 ball of Comfort.  FREE Crochet Pattern.
Now that’s a real cutie pie!  And a great looking hat too.  Get our Toddler Mega Earflap Hat pattern FREE at TKE.  Shown here knit in less than 1 ball of Encore Mega.
Men’s Fingerless Mitts to knit up in Encore Worsted Tweed or any other worsted weight yarn.  FREE Pattern.
Snowfall Wrist Warmers – Knit up these mitts in one evening with one hank of Homestead. FREE Pattern.

Stocking Stuffers Galore

Our own TKE Point Protectors- get a bag for a low, low price.

Containers filled with 60 locking stitch markers.
The Knit Kit- contains everything you need while on the go.
Cutest stuffed Christmas animals- perfect for your little one. 
The purest soaps from
A Natural Alternative.  
They smell so good. 
A mini loom for adult or older child.
Mini repair hooks for all your needs.
They are Back!!  We got more mugs!!  Lay Flat to Dry & Ba-a-ad to the Bone!
The cutest tape measures you will ever see!
Rainbow Knit Blockers- the best blocking pins ever!!
Needlefelt your own little character- anyone can do this!  And we are always here to help.  Many to choose from.
The best stocking stuffer is a Gift Certificate from your favorite yarn shop: The Knitter’s Edge.

Kits for Some Fun Knitting

Four easy to knit, fun washcloth kits for the holidays.  All contain Fantasy Naturale cotton.  The Intarsia Tree kit also contains a bar of A Natural Alternative soap in the wintery scent: White Christmas.  Yarn is wound and ready to go.  Just add needles. 
House Cloth Kit
Snowflake Cloth- worked with reverse stitches
Intarsia Tree Cloth Kit with Soap

Fair Isle Snowflake Cloth kit

Our sparkly snowman hat kits are back- knit hat with crocheted eyes and mouth.
Kit contains everything you need except needles and hook.  
Baby /Toddler Santa Hat knit in supersoft Adore.
Just add needles.
It’s the time of year again to think about Holiday gift knitting and crochet.  For these 12 weeks we will offer up some great gift ideas for everyone on your list. 

Week 11- Four Great Croft Projects


Cabled Croft Hat – Cables look great in this yarn 

Our TKE Croft Beanie- FREE pattern
TKE Ribbed Croft Hat –  FREE Pattern
Croft Mittens for him & her- FREE Pattern

WYS Croft is 100% British Shetland wool.  This aran weight tweed holds 182 yards in each 100g hank.  Machine washable.


Classes Coming Soon

This Week’s Classes

Classes for the weeks of Dec 10 & Dec 17

Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes.
We have over 30 classes each week!
Last special class of 2018:



Monday Dec 17– 1-3pm

Super Fast Hat to Cowl with Julia

Knit up a hat that does double duty as a cowl.  Rasta and big needles will make fast work of this project- just in time for holiday gift giving.   Other bulky yarns that will  work as well are:  WTF Flocking Bulky, Freia Super Bulky, and Reserve Robust.  Call to sign up.