E-News June 29th, 2018

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The Knitter’s Edge will be closed Wednesday, July 4 

in observance of Independence Day.  

Please enjoy your holiday!

If you are looking for something to do on Friday, Saturday, or Monday (well really anytime) consider taking a Road Trip.  Come visit us!!
All roads lead to The Knitter’s Edge!  
 

Its Time for Baseball!! 

 
Our 8th Annual Iron Pigs outing will be held on 
Monday, August 27.  Tickets on sale starting today!  Cost $11.  Cash only please.  Call for more info or see the flyer download below.
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Click Here to download the full flyer. 

Two Great Summer Yarns

 
Katia Funny Rainbow is a 100% cotton with softly drifting colors to delight you. 
Our FREE Asymmetric Shawl pattern is a fast and easy knit requiring just one cake of Funny Rainbow.
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Each 150g cake of Funny Rainbow contains 688 yards of colorful cotton.  Available in 7 colorways.
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Other patterns are also available for Funny Rainbow.  FREE with your yarn purchase.
Medina– a cotton/ acrylic/ rayon blend is so full of color.  This DK weight yarn knits up easily and is fun to watch as the colors change. 
Villa is a Berroco design for Medina. 
Medina Cowl- FREE pattern with your yarn purchase.
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Medina is available in 6 colorways
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Lots & Lots of New Goodies at TKE

 
Les Amis Shawlette shown here knit up with just one hank of Ella Rae Lace Merino.  This cowl is simply gorgeous!
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Ella Rae Lace Merino is a 100% superwash merino in a fingering weight.  This yarn comes in both semisolid and hand dyed colorways.  Many to choose from.
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Sunny Bolero 

 – a crochet topper that looks like it was designed specifically for Ombra!
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Ombra– a new yarn

The cotton core of this tubular yarn is covered with high shiny colored polyester. Available in 7 colors. 
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A long and lively eyelet cowl that takes just 2 balls of Ombra.  FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge.
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NEW!!  Oven Towels are the best, and during the summer- you can even attach them to the outdoor grill!  Each kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale cotton yarn to make 2 Oven Towels- reversing colors for the second one.  Buttons included.
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New Red/white/blue crochet cloth/hotpad kit.
Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale cotton to make 1 cloth. 
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Classes Coming 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:

Technique Classes

We will be adding technique classes for the summer- come add to your skills with these one time classes.
Monday July 9  1-3pm – Building Blocks with Julia
Join in at anytime to build your basic skills while knitting a throw.

Some in the class are still working on the original book one.

While others have graduated to book two and are now working with color.  Call to sign up.  This class meets once a month.
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Monday July 16  1-3pm Intarsia with JoAnne

Intarsia is a technique of making areas of color in your knitting without carrying the yarn behind.  This technique allows for flexible color changes.  Yarn kits will be available.  You will need bobbins and size 7 needles.

Call to sign up.
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Pat is here in the evenings this summer- come join some of her Wednesday evening technique oriented classes.
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Wednesday June 13 & 20 & 27  —  6:30 – 8:30pm
Tunisian Crochet with Pat
You will be learning this style of crochet while making a small project- bring any tunisian hook- size I, J, or K if you have one.
Fantasy Naturale yarn will be available for sale in class.
NOTE:
A third class- on June 27 has been added!!
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Wednesday July 11- 6:30 – 8:30pm

All About Fiber with Pat & Lynn
All wool is not the same.  Learn a lot about different breeds and different fibers.  Learn about crimp, micron count, and how different fibers behave on the needles and in the garment.  Wools, cottons, silks, alpaca as well as others will be addressed.   This is one of Pat’s Lecture Classes.

You DO NOT want to miss this!  Call to sign up.

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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. 
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Wednesday 10-12 with Julia – Beginning knit & crochet 

Welcome all newbies.  Call to sign up.
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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.
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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.   
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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.
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What’s in the Pool?

Last Few Days!

Driftone –  50% off

 

Driftone- now Half Price!

Driftone is a cable construction 100% cotton.  
High on yardage and color drifting effect.
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2937–Driftone Cardigan

A pretty Cardi with eyelet paneled feature.  Pattern is FREE this week with your yarn purchase.
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Our own exclusive baby throw to knit in Driftone.

FREE pattern available at The Knitter’s Edge.
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3087 –  Woman’s crochet cardigan.  

FREE pattern this week with your yarn purchase.

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