E-News January 8th, 2019

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CAL is Coming

Edie Eckman is hosting a CAL beginning early February. 12 crochet skill building squares will lead to an afghan- small or large. Encore Worsted makes it colorful, and easycare. Get the
Skill Building Blanket pattern & the yarn at The Knitter’s Edge.

Full Size
Use Edie’s colors or choose your own. 3 colors for the small size, 4 colors for the large. Join Edie on her Ravelry page.

Baby Size

January Knitting- Continues with Tosh

New Madelinetosh Colorways have just arrived in TML, Twist Light,
Tosh Sport, DK & Vintage

A stunning Fair Isle to knit in 2 colors Madelinetosh DK

Matching Mitts for the Novemberist Hat. WOW what a nice set!

Mosaic work to create with Madelinetosh Vintage

A nicely textured hat – Knit it in Madtosh Vintage.

FREE Pattern
One hank of Madtosh Sport can make two pair, or make just one pair & make them longer.

FREE Pattern
Worked up as a strip in Tosh Sport, then joined.
You can adjust the length.
Compliments is Coming!

Susan Fenner, owner of the Compliments Boutique in Bath, will be visiting

The Knitter’s Edge with her “one of a kind” pins, painted vintage bags, and jewelry. Susan Fenner was a fashion illustrator for many upscale shops in and around the Lehigh Valley. She began designing her own jewelry in 2002.

Please join us, this Saturday January 12| 11-2pm.

Breathless Cush

Breathless Cush is a superwash luxury chunky weight with an amazingly soft hand. The big sister to our Breathless. 75% Superwash merino, 15% Cashmere and 10% silk. You will love the soft squooshy hand. Here at TKE for a Limited Time Only- come see our 30+ colors! Solids & Prints

FREE Pattern
Super fast work, double stranded on a 15 needle.

Soft & cozy Cush around your neck & shoulders.

A stunning cardigan by one of today’s trendy designers:
Bristol Ivy

Sweet textured mitts knit with one hank of Cush.

A Freebie for Fun

FREE Pattern
Knit up 2 pair with just one ball of Encore Worsted. Or…

Work extra length at the top of the mitt to create a fold over cuff. Flip it up when it gets really cold.
Makes 1 pair per ball of Encore.

Grab ‘N Go Kits

Everything you need except the needles or hook

Uggs Booties Kit
Perfect for that special little one in your life. Looks like real Uggs!

Toddler Owl Hat Kit
Knit up this cutie very quickly; knit flat & seamed in
Encore Chunky.

Galway Sport Mitts Kit
Great first project on dpns.

Crochet Penguin Coaster Kit
For crocheters- a fun little project in Fantasy Naturale.

Classes

This Week’s Classes

 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes

January offerings are full of technique classes and special projects.

Add to your skill set with Becky on Saturday afternoons…

in January, and beyond!

Susies Reading Mitts – Continues with JoAnne

Saturday January 12 | 10-12pm

Knit up these beautiful mitts with one hank of Worsted Merino Superwash. We will be continuing to work on the mitts we started last Saturday. You can still join us.

My First Baby Sweater with Julia

Mondays, January 7, 14, & 28 | 1-3 pm

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 provided.

Call to sign up.

Fixing Mistakes with JoAnne

Tuesday, January 8 | 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Better your knitting by learning to correct easy mistakes. Bring 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.

Cabled Fingerless Mitts with Becky

Saturday January 12 | 1-3pm

Make a pair of fingerless gloves while trying some interesting cables. There is homework- must come to class with the first mitt’s ribbing done.  You need one 100g hank of Queensland Rustic Tweed. Double pointed needles size 4 & 5 and a cable needle needed.

This class is suitable for Beginners + up. Homework provided at sign up.

EntreLac & GarterLac Cloths with Becky

Wednesday January 16 | 6:30 – 8:30pm

Learn Entrelac or GarterLac while knitting a washcloth. Bring size 7 needles and 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale cotton.

Call to sign up.

Choose Garterlac of you have already done Entrelac. Both cloths look best in Fantasy Naturale’s variegated colorways.  Call to sign up.

EntreLac Cloth with Becky

Saturday January 19 | 1-3pm

Learn Entrelac while knitting a washcloth.

Bring size 7 needles and 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale cotton.

Cloth looks best in variegated colorways. Call to sign up.

Seaming with JoAnne

Monday January 21 | 1-3pm

Learn to make your garments look more professionally finished. Bring a metal seaming needle. We will provide the rest. Call to sign up.

Thrummed Mittens with Becky

Saturday January 26 | 1-3pm

Knit up the warmest mittens you will ever own! Need 2 balls of NORO Kureyon or Plymouth Gina + 1 ball of Galway Roving.  Make the roving pieces thin or thick.

Homework: Get the ribbing of one mitt done prior to class. Homework provided at sign up.

Wonderful Wallaby with Debra

Fridays January 11, 18, 25 | 1-3pm

A #1 beloved pattern, sized from toddler 2 to XXL 52. Hooded with a pouch pocket. Lots of skill building on this project. Knit it in a worsted weight. Encore, Comfort, Worsted Merino Superwash yield great results. Call to sign up.