E-News February 13th, 2018

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We found a FREE Pattern collection from Interweave with 7 afghans- all perfect for winter knitting- so you better get started!

7 FREE afghans

Take a look at a few of them here:

Yggdrasil– knit it in Homestead, or Galway

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Tamarix Quilt– knit it for baby in Neve Cotton
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Graphic Afghan— Perfect design for Worsted Merino Superwash
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Download the booklet- there are 4 more!
 

What’s New?

Uggs Baby Bootie Kits

Kits with enough Worsted Merino Superwash to make a pair of booties with a washable boucle trim.  Many colorways available.

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New Colors of Madelinetosh are here!
14 new colorways in each of our bases:  Tosh Merino Light, Tosh Sport, Tosh DK, Vintage, and Twist Light.  I love this black/white & yellow one- and just work it up with the purple!!
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Pinwheel Baby Blanket
Make a 30″ pinwheel blanket with just one cake of Sirdar Colourwheel.  This 80/20 acrylic/wool blend has 569 yards of DK weight yarn.  What great colors we have!
FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge
Sirdar Colourwheel – 1 cake makes a pinwheel baby blanket
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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:
Monday, March 5– 1-3pm
Building Blocks Afghans with Julia
Continue your building blocks afghan or forge ahead to your next afghan with Book 2: Building in Color.  Come in for more info and to sign up.
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Monday February 19  10:00 – 3:00
2 Handed Fair Isle with Linda Miller
Learn to work Fair Isle knitting with both hands.  There is homework.  Requires 2 half balls of Encore and size 7 or 8 circular needles.  Call to sign up and to receive the homework (getting ribbing started).
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Wednesday Feb 27  3:30 – 6:30pm
Weaving 201 with Lynn
Take the next step in your riggid heddle loom work.  Learn different warp and weft colorwork patterns.  You will need to come with loom prewarped.  Call for more details.  Loom loan for class available.  Class cost:  $35.00
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Monday, Feb 26– 1-3pm
My First Top Down Sweater
This is the final session of this class… things are wrapping up.  Are you upset that you missed this project? 
Julia will be starting up this class again on Wednesday Feb 28– 10-12 noon.  Knit up your first top down sweater using either Flax or Harvest by Tincan Knits.  Call for more info and to sign up.
Flax by Tincan Knits
Harvest by Tincan Knits
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Tuesday Feb 13  6:30 – 8:30PM
Fixing Mistakes with JoAnne

A great technique class for advanced beginners.  Learn to control your mistakes by fixing them.  Don’t let them get the best of your knitting!  Please call to sign up.  You will need to bring needles size 8 or 9, plus an optional crochet hook size F or G.  There are still 2 openings.

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Worsted Merino Superwash
A Very Special Yarn
Worsted Merino Superwash is a plush multi- stranded merino with a high twist for great stitch definition.  A wonderful worsted weight yarn for so many projects. Over 50 colors available!!
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A FREE Pattern for a one piece Garter Stitch Side to Side Vest.  Fun construction! Lovely in Worsted Merino Superwash.

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Easy Color Work Hat & Cowl – pretty to knit in Worsted Merino Superwash.

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Pattern 2829 – A jazzed up baby cardigan- for sizes 0-24 months.  Worsted Merino Superwash makes it easy care.