E-News January 10th, 2020

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Classes!

Classes really shine at The Knitter‘s Edge! This year, we will be concentrating on new techniques. The more skills you gain, the more you will expand your knit & crochet horizons. Watch our class section at the end of this newsletter and check out these two very special class series available now.
New Beginner’s Sampler Scarf
Beginning Tues Jan 21 | 3:30 – 5:30pm with Eileen
With 2 hanks of Worsted Merino Superwash you can knit up a great sampler- learning new stitches as you go. This class will begin on Tuesday January 21 | 3:30 – 5:30pm.
Bring size 7 & 8 needles. Pattern will be provided for class participants.
Reversible Crochet Cowl w/ Becky
Beginning Jan 15 & 18
Join Becky to create this 2 color crochet cowl. It’s reversible too. Becky used 2 contrasting colorways of Emma’s Practically Perfect Sock yarn, but any fingering weight yarn will work. FREE Pattern available for Class participants. Bring size E hook plus D and F if you have them.
Beginning in class sessions on Wed Jan 15 | 1-3pm and 3:30 – 5:30pm plus Sat Jan 18 | 1-3pm. Becky’s Wed 1-3pm class is now closed. Please call to sign up so we know which available class you will be attending: Wed 3:30 – 5:30pm or Saturday 1-3pm. Due to the overwhelming interest in this class, more sessions with Becky will be added. Watch for info.

Valentine’s Kits

Small fun projects to knit & crochet for next month’s holiday.
Great for gift giving.
Crochet Heart Coasters
These make for a wonderful gift.
Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale to make 2 coasters.
Illusion Heart Cloth Kit
Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale to knit up one illusion cloth.
Pattern included.
Valentine’s Day Cloth Kit
Kit contains all 3 patterns plus enough Fantasy Naturale cotton
to knit up one of the cloths.

Next Saturday, January 18 | 10-3pm

BE THERE!!

Save The Date to

Welcome Ryberry Yarns!

Ryberry Yarn’s owner Kathy will be sending a beautiful display of fibers including her Merino Collection, Marlie Collection, and Yak Collection as well as mini gradient sets. Ryberry Yarns Trunk Show is being brought to us by Joe Cole & The Yarn Liason.

More Fun Ideas for January

Check out these ideas!
Stephen West has joined the mosaic movement!
Knit this crescent shawl in 2 colors of Fingering weight yarn.
A stunning Fair Isle Cowl to knit in Worsted Weight yarn such as
Galway Worsted or Worsted Merino Superwash.
Knit this in Madelinetosh Sport or
the lovely Nuna.
FREE Pattern.
Perfect for Spring- which will come! Knit it in Davila or Kenzie.
I love this! Such an interesting way to use short rows. Knit it in DK Merino Superwash. FREE Pattern.

Classes

This Week’s Classes

 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes & New for January

Reversible Crochet Cowl w/ Becky
Beginning Jan 15 & 18
Join Becky to create this 2 color crochet cowl. It’s reversible too. Becky used 2 contrasting colorways of Emma’s Practically Perfect Sock yarn, but any fingering weight yarn will work. FREE Pattern available for Class participants. Bring size E hook plus D and F if you have them.
Beginning in class sessions on Wed Jan 15 | 1-3pm and 3:30 – 5:30pm plus Sat | 1-3pm. Becky’s Saturday morning class is NOT available.
Socks with Maggie
Beginning Tues Jan 21 | 6:30 – 8:30pm
Join Maggie on Tuesday evenings this January to knit up the OMG heel socks. You will need a 400 yd+ hank of Fingering weight sock yarn plus Size 1 or 2 needles- DPNs, Magic Loop or 2 circs.
Please note: Class moved ahead one week to Jan 21.
Brioche 201 with JoAnne
Coming in January 2020!
Take your next step in Brioche and knit up a hat. We will be making ours in 2 colors. Knowledge of Brioche needed. Watch this space for more details.
Needle felting with Lauren
Saturday Feb 1 | 1-3pm
Needle felting is a fun activity. The time is NOW to try it out. No knitting skills needed. We have all the materials you need, and Lauren is the best to show you how its done.
Please call to sign up
Hearth Mitts
Monday Jan 13 | 1-3pm with Julia
Time to make a pair of mitts for YOU. Written for Encore Worsted, but consider a more luxurious yarn such as Worsted Merino Superwash, Madelinetosh DK, or Davila. Pattern will provided FREE in class for class participants. Call to sign up.
New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays | 3:30 – 5:30pm with Eileen
Eileen is now teaching this Tuesday class. Next project will be the Birthday Cake Cowl to be knit in almost any DK weight yarn. This will be a relaxing knit, while still a learning opportunity. FREE Pattern given out in class. No need to call. Just show up ready to learn!
New Beginner’s Sampler Scarf
Beginning Tuesday Jan 21 | 3:30 – 5:30pm with Eileen
With 2 hanks of Worsted Merino Superwash you can knit up a great sampler- learning new stitches as you go. This class will be on Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30pm as well as in other beginner’s classes.
Bring size 7 & 8 needles. Pattern will be provided for class participants.
Weaving 101 with Lynn
Monday Jan 20 & 27 | 12:30 – 3:45pm
Learn to weave on a Cricket rigid heddle loom while making a 2 color wool scarf. Class includes 6.5 hours of class, yarn for scarf project, loan of loom, plus all handouts. Cost: $85.
Must call to register. You will be glad you did- weaving is fun! Class size limited to 6 students.