E-News June 5th, 2018

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Only 4 seats are left for Joe’s dyeing class this Saturday morning- June 9– 10-12 noon.  

Call for more information.  

Payment due at time of registration.  


Baby Angel- 33.3% off

An all acrylic baby yarn at a Dk weight gauge. Now specially priced.   Incredible yardage at 297 yds/100g ball.
F616- Cropped Cardigan   Make a sweet little girls cardigan with just 1 or 2 balls of Baby Angel. – FREE Pattern.
F617- Baby Blanket— 2 balls of Nako Baby Angel makes this textured blanket. FREE Pattern.

Ravelry Inspirations 

Kalari Shawl– a very easy to knit shawl worked here in one Cheshire Cat Kit.

Kalari Shawl

SetaSilk Pattern 3232– 5 rectangles with minimal shaping.  
Setasilk is a worsted weight blend of cotton and silk.  
A high quality yarn with a lovely look and a lovely hand.
Come try on this Setasilk cardigan.  Setasilk pattern 3232.

New Grab & Go Kit

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.

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 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.

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

Sulka Nina- 25% off

Phoenix DK

The pool is full of these 6 great colors.  We have many ideas for this wonderful 100% cotton yarn. 


 Zick Zack Scarf– a great FREE pattern using 2 balls of Phoenix DK- See us about cast on numbers.


Sulka Nina

Sulka Nina is 60% Merino Wool, 20% Alpaca, and 40% Silk- A lovely soft sport weight at 164 yards/50g hank.
 Dance Around the Trees– what a pretty cowl to knit in Sulka Nina.   Just 2 hanks needed.
Shawl With No Name – A FREE pattern to knit up a sweet shawlette with just 3 colors of Sulka Nina.