E-News March 26th, 2019

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An Enchanted Trunk Show with

What The Flock Yarns

What The Flock Trunk Show: Enchanted, A Princess and Villains themed Trunk Show will exclusively showcase a new collection of colorways featuring Fairy Tale Princesses and Villains.

This event also coincides with the Anniversary weekend of The Knitter’s Edge. It will be a full day of yarnie greatness.

So Save the Date: Saturday April 13 | 11a – 3p.

New Ongoing Classes

Skill Builder CAL
Wednesdays 4-6pm with Becky
Begins May 1

On May 1, Becky will take up Edie Eckman’s Skill Builder CAL project.

The yarn used for this afghan is Encore Worsted- with over 100 colors to choose from! Increase your skill level, one afghan square at a time.

Skill Builder CAL

New Beginner’s Class
Saturdays 1-3pm with Becky
Begins April 6

Starting Saturday April 6, Becky’s Saturday afternoon class will become

a beginner’s class- both knit & crochet, with a strong focus on techniques. Please call to sign up, just so we know who’s coming.

Another New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30 with Regina
Begins April 2

This will be a class with a theme- “Washcloths are a Great Way to Learn”. Using 100% cotton, Regina will help you work your way through many techniques- learning new knitting skills -one cloth at a time.

Please call to sign up so we know who is coming.

Stunning Design

Meet Me at Midnight

Mosaic Shawl knit in Silky Wool. Join Julia on Monday April 8 or JoAnne on Tuesday April 9 to learn Mosaic Knitting before taking on this beautiful shawl!

See class info later in this newsletter and call to sign up!

New Products
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8 Self Striping colorways

Spirit Chunky Throw- FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge
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10 x10g mini balls of 100% cotton
fingering weight 36 yds in each mini ball.

FREE Pattern
Classes

This Week’s Classes

Classes for the weeks of Mar 25 & Apr 1

 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes

March & April offerings are full of technique classes and

new multi class projects.

Baby Surprise with Becky
Saturday March 23 & 30 | 1- 3pm

The Baby Surprise Jacket is one of the most enduring designs there is. Using Sport or DK weight yarn make one for a little one in your life or one to come. A really fun technique oriented project. Call to sign up.

Needlefelting with Lauren
Saturday April 27 | 1-3pm

Needlefelting is fun! You can needlefelt onto a flat piece or you can create 3D creatures such as this snail. So many options! Call to sign up. This class does fill up!

History of Knitting with Pat
Saturday April 27 | 1-3pm

Pat will continue her lecture series (now it’s a series) with History of Knitting in the Scandinavian countries, as well as Iceland, Eastern Europe, the Faroe Islands and the Baltic. Call to sign up, and bring your knitting. Part 3- Coming soon:

History of Knitting in the Americas.

Beginning Fair Isle with Julia
Monday April 1 | 1-3pm

Learn the basics of working Fair Isle. This class sold out earlier this month so we are holding it again!

Knit the Clayoquot Toque, a FREE hat pattern sized from Baby to Adult. Uses 3 colors of DK. Call to sign up. There is homework.

Clayoquot Toque

Beginning Mosaics with Julia
Monday April 8 | 1-3pm

Mosaic knitting is easy, yielding impressive results. Learn the technique while making a washcloth with Fantasy Naturale. Yarn kits available. Bring size 7 needles.

Call to sign up. Learn this, then on to the larger mosaic shawl project!

Beginning Mosaics with JoAnne
Tuesday April 9 | 6:30 – 8:30pm

Same class as on Monday- can’t make Monday? Come Tuesday!

Mosaic knitting is easy, yielding impressive results. Learn the technique while making a washcloth with Fantasy Naturale. Yarn kits available. Bring size 7 needles.

Call to sign up. Learn this, then on to the larger mosaic shawl project!

Barnstable

Easy mosaic work. Knit it in Malabrigo Dos Tierras or another

DK weight yarn.

Meet Me at Midnight

A stunning Mosaic shawl. We knit ours in Silky Wool- 3 colors needed.

Use other DK weight yarns as well.

Mosaic Shawl with Julia
Monday April 15 & 29 | 1-3pm.

I am always asked “what more can I do with Mosaic work beyond washcloths?” Well, here are some perfect examples. Both of these beautiful shawls are knit with DK weight yarns. Call to sign up.

Weaving 101 wth Lynn
Tuesday April 16 & 23 | 3:30 – 7:00pm

Learn to weave with our beginner’s class on the Cricket Rigid Heddle Loom. Class includes 6.5 hours of class, loan of the loom, all handouts, plus yarn for your first project- a scarf. Only 6 students per class. Cost: $85

Call to register.

Short Rows with Becky
Monday April 22 | 1-3pm

Learn to work short rows while making a cloth with Fantasy Naturale.

Other short row cloth patterns will be available for you to take home too. Please call to sign up.