E-News March 13th, 2018

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Crochet an Easter Egg Basket

Becky used 2 balls of Encore Worsted plus one ball of Party Ribbon to crochet this Easter Basket.
FREE Pattern, plus Becky has rewritten the pattern to make it a bit clearer.  See us for that version.  

    Tickets on Sale Now!


Reserve your seat for Maryland Sheep & Wool!  Call or come in to sign up.
These seats will sell out fast!
CLICK HERE to see the full Flyer.


   The Perfect Spring Yarn!    

100% mercerized cotton that softly drifts from one color to another.  DK weight gauge. 


Pendenza Sampler Shawl Pattern 3220


3 balls of Pendenza will knit up into this oversized patterned shawl.


Pendenza Lacy Crochet Cowl-  Takes just 2–100g balls of Pendenza.  Pattern FREE at TKE.


What’s New?

Sirdars new Pattercake is a striping cake of Sirdar Snuggly!  This acrylic nylon blend is colorful and supersoft for baby.  545 yards in each 150g cake.

7 colorways are available.  Each 150g cake is equivalent to 3 –50g balls of Sirdar snuggly.

So many design ideas!


This one ball corner to corner baby blanket is  24″ square- perfect for the car seat or stroller.
Make it much larger with 2 balls of Pattercake.
FREE pattern is on the inside of the ballband.

F789- Gina Ridged Shawl– a FREE Pattern for a beautiful piece.

Classes Coming Up 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:
2 Handed Fair Isle Refresher Class
Wednesday March 21  6:30 – 8:30 w/ Linda Miller
Have you taken this class, but forget how to do it?  You are not alone.  Join us on March 21 for a 2 hour refresher.  Make one of two projects shown below: a hat or a cowl.  
There is homework!  
Call us to sign up- space is limited.

  Sunset Slouch Hat

Wednesday March 28  6:30 – 8:30pm
Needlefelting with Lauren
Please note:  The Tuesday march 13 needlefelting class has been canceled due to weather concerns.  Please sign up for the wednesday March 28 class.  As we get into spring- hopefully the weather will get better!

Join Lauren this month on a Wednesday evening for some great needlefelting.  Make free standing items or needle felt onto a prefelted piece.
Call to sign up.

Bunnies & Birds


Monday March 12, 19, 26  1-3pm 

My First Socks with Julia 

Join Julia to learn to knit socks using the FREE pattern Rose City Rollers.   We suggest to knit them in Cobasi – just one 50g hank needed.  call for more info and to sign up.

New Beginner’s Class in progress-
Beginning Knit & crochet- your choice

Saturdays 1-3pm with Martha

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

Easter Kits

Fantasy Naturale Kits to knit up a thick hotpad, or a smaller potholder and a small coaster.
Several colorways available.

Driftone– 100% sport weight cotton $4.00/50g ball 


F673— this pretty 2 ball cowl makes a perfect spring accent.

This TKE exclusive baby blanket pattern is 
FREE with your yarn purchase. 

Jeannee– Back in the Pool,  

and the Pool is overflowing!

 Yep- its Full!  Jeannee Worsted- $3.00 each

Jeannee Worsted is the #1 yarn for chemocaps- and unfortunately the world needs more chemocaps.   We have lots of patterns available- each hat taking less then one ball of Jeannee Worsted.
FREE Patterns for Chemocaps– Download here.