E-News December 4th, 2018

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E-News December 4th, 2018

F894– Encore Starz Hats– uses just one ball each of two colors in Encore Starz.  
Make it for Christmas!  FREE Pattern.
Make one in your favorite team colors.  
Here you see it knit up in Eagles green & grey.
Encore Starz- Worsted weight Shimmer!!  
10 colors available!

What’s New? 



A new chainette Baby Alpaca/ Bamboo blend that’s soft as a cloud and light and lofty too.
F882– Viento Cabled Hat & Cowl –A softly cabled cowl and matching hat will keep you warm and cozy this winter.  FREE Pattern
3321- Viento Poncho– So warm- after all it’s Baby Alpaca!
10 colors in Viento make a beautiful palette.  98 yards/50g chunky weight gauge.

Stocking Stuffers 

Locking Stitch Markers – BACK IN STOCK!  
Each tub contains 60 markers.  These make great stocking stuffers too!


New Binkwaffle Bags

Beautiful materials- available in 2 sizes. 

More Great Project Bags

The best project bags on the planet!  Keep your work safe and dry in our Alpaca My Bags, and Brainy Yak Bags.  Available in two sizes.

Sales Continue!


All of our special sales from last weekend are still on sale!  

Lykke Straight Needle sets  
and Red Gate Jewelry kits still on sale too!
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 10- Sock Plus Scarf

A beautiful Basketweave scarf to knit with just one hank of Sock Plus. FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.


Many, many colorways are available in Sock Plus by Blue Heron Yarns.  420 yards of fingering/sport weight  wool/nylon blend.  Looks and feels really good!  This yarn is specially priced at $18.00/100g skein.


Blackthorne & Wynter on sale now! 

Blackthorn is a bulky weight blend of alpaca and wool, with a range of natural colors.  Now on sale at 40% off.

Wynter is the same base yarn as Blackthorn, but in dyed colors.  Same great sale price. 

Wynter Seed Stitch Cowl –  a FREE Pattern that can be knit in 3 different sizes.

Last Minute Mittens knit in Wynter –  FREE Pattern.

Double Spruce – knit in Blackthorn

Quincy– great pattern by Jared Flood shown here knit in Blackthorn.

Save the Date!


Classes Coming Soon

This Week’s Classes

Classes for the weeks of Dec 3 & Dec 10

Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes.
We have over 30 classes each week!
Other classes coming soon:



Tuesday December 11– 6:30 – 8:30pm

Moebius Cast on with Becky

Learn the Moebius cast on while creating a beautiful moebius cowl.  Becky knit hers with just one hank of DK weight Malabrigo Arroyo and a 40″ size 8 needle.
Please call to sign up.  You will need about 350 yards of a sport- DK weight yarn- (we love the Arroyo for its colorways), plus a size 8 needle- size 40- 47″.

Saturday December 8– 1-3pm

Warping Board Demo with Lynn – FREE CLASS

Lynn will be showing how to warp with a warping board.
Come to see how it is done.  We seldom have time during our weaving classes to show this alternative method.  Come see it on the 8th.  Call to sign up please.

Saturday, Dec 8– Needlefelting with Lauren–  1-3pm

This class fills up fast so call to sign up soon.
Felted ornaments will be in the mix for sure!

Monday Dec 10– 1-3pm

Last minute mittens with Julia

Join Julia to knit up a pair of mittens with a FREE Tincan Knits pattern and any size yarn  (for any size hand).
Call to sign up.

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.