E-News June 1st, 2018

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Joe Cole’s Dyeing Class for June 9 filled!

So quickly that we asked Joe about doing a second class!  He said YES!! so we are having a second class- that same day- in the morning from 10-12.  
Call for more information.  
Payment due at time of registration.  Space is limited.

Sulka Nina- 25% off

Sulka Nina — was $10.99, now just $8.24 a skein


Sulka Nina is 60% Merino Wool, 20% Alpaca, and 40% Silk- A lovely soft sport weight at 164 yards/50g hank.


Shawl With No Name- A FREE Fun Shawl to knit up in 3 colors of

Sulka Nina.
Fingerless mitts with an afterthought thumb- Learn a new technique while knitting up some mitts for the fall.  
FREE pattern with your yarn purchase.
Muskogee Cowl– a beautiful piece that can be knit any length and any width.  

Ravelry Inspirations- 

All needing Dk weight yarns

Butterfly Top

A delicate topper to knit in a sport to DK weight summer yarn such as Cleo, Zooey, or Bella Lino.

Chevron Lace Cardigan – FREE Crochet Pattern

Crochet this 3 season topper in a DK weight yarn such as Nuna, Tosh Sport, or Rustic Tweed. 
 Rainbow Romper– FREE
Now how cute is this?  Knit up this adorable onesie in 
Cleo cotton or Calico cotton/acrylic blend.  
Sized from newborn to 24m.

Marsh– FREE

Another fine design for Cleo cotton or Calico cotton/acrylic blend. 

New Grab & Go Kits

Our new Fantasy Naturale Yarn Kits are in Patriotic colors to knit up a Swirl cloth/hotpad or a Striped Rectangle cloth (plus a bonus striped coaster).
Kit includes yarn and 3 patterns.  Just add needles.

Save The Date

Saturday June 23

The Great WTF Trunk Show is coming our way!

Over the past few months Joe has AMAZED me with all of the new colorways he has created for us to enjoy.  He will be bringing all of them!  Plus- we have some wonderful new design ideas to share.  Joe has also promised a new, exclusive colorway for this trunk show.  Certain to be a great day!  Mark your Calendars!!


Classes Coming Soon

This Week’s Classes

Classes for the weeks of May 28 & June 4

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

Other classes coming soon:

Technique Classes

We will be adding technique classes for the summer- come add to your skills with these one time classes.

Monday June 25  1-3pm – Left Slanting Decreases with Becky

The right slanting k2tog always looks good, but what about that left slanting decrease?.  Well there is more than one way to make it look as good as its counterpart.  Let Becky show you how while knitting up this fun washcloth.

You will need 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale cotton and size 7 needles.  Call to sign up please.


Pat is here in the evenings this summer- come join some of her Wednesday evening technique oriented classes.


Wednesday June 6 — 6:30 – 8:30pm

Bind Offs with Pat

Learn several new bind off techniques, when to use them and when to not.  Bring needles- size 7 or 8.  We will supply the yarn.  Call to sign up.


Wednesday June 13 & 20 —  6:30 – 8:30pm

Tunisian Crochet with Pat

You will be learning this style of crochet while making a small project- more info on that soon.

Monday, June 4  1-3pm

Building Blocks with Julia



Weaving is Back!!

Open Weaving Night- Monday June 25– 6-8pm

Bring your loom and join us for a FREE evening of weaving with other weavers.  Learn a thing or two, ask questions, or just relax and weave.  Call to sign up please.

Beginner Classes!

At TKE we are proud to have so many classes perfect for beginners. If one of these special sessions doe not fit your schedule- do not worry- beginners are always welcome in any regular class, at any time. 

Wednesday 10-12 with Julia – Beginning knit & crochet 

Welcome all newbies.  Call to sign up.

Wednesdays– 1-3pm with Becky –  Crochet for all levels

Learn to crochet with us- beginners as well as seasoned crocheters welcome.   Many project ideas available including our exclusive Crochet 101 series.  Call to join us.

Spend your Saturdays with us:

Saturdays 10-12 with Becky- Beginning Knit & Crochet

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Becky for a new beginner’s class.   


Saturdays 1-3 with Martha- Beginning Knit & Crochet

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Martha for a new beginner’s class.  Call to sign up.

What’s in the Pool?   

Phoenix DK- Select Colors- 25% off

Phoenix DK

The pool is full of these 6 great colors.  We have many ideas for this wonderful 100% cotton yarn. 
Kris Sweater- FREE pattern at The Knitter’s Edge  
Sized for 1-10.

Kris Sweater – Free Pattern at The Knitters Edge

Sized for 1-10


Birthday Cake Cowl- FREE pattern needing just one ball of Phoenix DK. 


Pattern 2809 Toddler Dress –  sized from 6m – 24m