E-News January 7th, 2020

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We know its only

January 7, but…

Valentine’s Day is just a month away.
We have several projects to make before February gets here.
A double thickness heart hotpad or potholder. Takes just one hank of Fantasy Naturale.
FREE pattern with yarn purchase.
Illusion Heart Cloth Kit
Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale to knit up one illusion cloth.
Pattern included.
Valentine’s Day Cloth Kit
Three Heart cloth patterns included in this cloth kit.
Kit contains all 3 patterns plus enough Fantasy Naturale cotton
to knit up one of the cloths.

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.
The Merino Collection by Ryberry Yarns
Fingering — 85% SW Merino / 15% Nylon, 100g skein, 437 yards
Fingering — 85% SW Merino / 15% Nylon, 20g mini-skein, 87 yards
DK — 100% SW Merino, 100g skein, 218 yards
Just a few of Kathy’s beautiful colorways are shown here below.
Monet’s Waterlilies
Polychromatic Purple
Red Fox
Lauma’s Tree

Hat Designs for January

Cold weather will come! Better be prepared with a nice warm hat.
Check out these ideas!
Written for Toddlers and Adults- knit it in Comfort Worsted for great washability.
FREE Pattern.
Stunning cables for a deep right warm hat. Knit it in Galway Worsted.
FREE Pattern.
A detailed stitch pattern to knit in
Galway Worsted.
FREE Pattern.
Just one hank of Rasta will knit up this super fast hat.
FREE Pattern.
Knit up this warm topper in Homestead or Homestead Tweed.
FREE Pattern.


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.
Beginning in class sessions on Wed Jan 15 | 1-3pm and 3:30 – 5:30pm plus Sat | 1-3pm.
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
Coming in January with Eileen
With 2-3 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.
More details to follow.
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.
Only One Seat Left!