E-News December 25th, 2018

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Holiday Hours



Garment Sale – Last 4 days

All remaining garments are now half price!


Some Favorite 2018 Projects

Koko Bean Hat – Shown here knit in Worsted Merino Superwash- FREE Pattern.
3 Movie Cowl – An easy knit needing just one Cake of Plymouth Yarn’s Hot Cakes.  FREE Pattern.
10 pt Ripple Baby Blanket (crochet) – a FREE pattern at The Knitter’s Edge.  You need just one cake of either Sirdar’s Pattercake or Colourwheel. 
F861- Mega Cakes Earflap Hat – A fast project to knit with just one 150g Cake of Mega Cakes – FREE Pattern. 
Uluru Princess Scarf (crochet) –  A FREE Pattern at 
The Knitter’s Edge to crochet with one ball of Uluru Rainbow.
At Your Service Knit Cloth Towel – a real favorite in the fall- and with 2 hanks of Fantasy Naturale you can make 2 towels- just reverse the colors.  FREE Pattern.

Final Week Ideas from Ravelry



Get ready for Spring with this easy to knit striped beauty knit in Phoenix. 




A beautiful pieced blanket with a heartfelt back story.  Written for fingering weight, can also be knit in sport or DK weight.  A fun project to take on for the New Year.
Consider DK Merino Superwash, or Snuggly DK. You can make a smaller version for a Baby Blanket.
Belmont Pullover– Knit this one in Homestead or Homestead Tweed for a warm winter pullover.

Classes Coming Soon

This Week’s Classes

Classes for the weeks of Dec 24 & Dec 31

Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes.
We have over 30 classes each week!
 January Classes!
(+ more new class info to come in next newsletter)



Saturday, January 5 — 1-3pm

Cast ons & Bind offs with Becky

Learn to work some important cast on and bind off techniques.  Just bring needles- size 8 or 9 plus one set of double pointed needles- same size range.  We will supply the yarn.   Call to sign up.

Mondays in January– 1-3pm

My First Baby Sweater with Julia

On Jan 7, 14, and 28– learn all the basics of knitting a cardigan- just in a mini size.   Note that this class will not meet on the 1/21. You will need 2 balls of Encore Worsted or Comfort Worsted.  Bring size 5 & 7 needles.  Pattern will be provided.  Call to sign up.

Tuesday, January 8– 6:30 – 8:30pm

Fixing Mistakes with JoAnne

Make your knitting even better by learning how to correct easy mistakes.  Bring one pair of needles- size 8 or 9 and one crochet hook- size F, G, or H.  We’ll supply everything else.  Call to sign up.

Saturday, January 12 –1-3pm

Cabled Fingerless Mitts with Becky

Make a pair of fingerless gloves while trying some interesting cables.  There is homework- you will need to come to class with the first mitt on the needles- ribbing done.   You will need one 100g hank of DK weight yarn- Becky used Queensland Rustic Tweed.  Double pointed needles size 4 & 5 (or 5 & 6- if needed to get gauge) and a cable needle needed.  This class is suitable for Beginners + up.  Homework provided at sign up.

Saturday, January 19 — 1-3pm

Entrelac Cloth with Becky

Learn the skill of working Entre lac while knitting a washcloth.  Bring size 7 needles and 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale.  Looks best in the variegated colorways.

Call to sign up.