E-News March 27th, 2018

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Wednesday March 28–6:30 – 8:30pm

JoIn Lauren for Needlefelting

If you have never tried needlefelting now is your chance.  One time only on a Wednesday evening.  Just $8 but bring a few extra $$ for roving and a needle.  You will enjoy this!  Call to sign up.  No homework and no skills or experience needed. 
 

    Look What’s New!

Funny Rainbow from Katia
150g of knot free color changing softness.  
100% cotton that works up at a dk weight gauge.  FREE patterns available with the purchase of just one cake. 689 yards/150g cake.

7 colorways available.  Click Here to see how each of these 7 colors works up. 

TKE Funny Rainbow Shawl

FREE pattern for this one cake asymmetric shawl.

Take this set of 3 FREE patterns home with you when you purchase just one cake of Funny Rainbow.  Each of these patterns uses just one cake.

    Special Events 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.

It’s Time for Our Annual Retreat

 

Each May, for the past 7 years we have held a Charity Knit & Crochet Retreat at St Francis Center for Renewal in Bethlehem. 

 
This year- our 8th Annual Retreat Day will be held on Monday, May 14, from 10am-3pm.
The St. Francis Center for Renewal will be hosting again. 
We will have a morning of knitting, crocheting, learning, and chatting followed by a wonderful lunch and an afternoon of knitting with reflection.  The Knitter’s Edge will provide yarn and patterns both for knitters and crocheters. You will have the opportunity to learn some new skills (or brush up on those you already know).  This year we will be knitting and crocheting socks and chemo hats to be donated.  
 
CLICK HERE for the full Flyer on this great event. 
Cost is $20 to be collected in cash or check form at The Knitter’s Edge. SIGN UP NOW!
Womens Socks knit in supersoft Jeannee cotton/acrylic blend will be loved by those lucky enough to receive a pair.  Clean dry socks are the most requested items in homeless shelters.  
Both knit and crochet patterns will be available.
For those who still have a fear of socks- we will have knit & crochet chemocap patterns available.  Unfortunately these are still very much needed.

 

 

    FREE Baby Blanket Pattern

    Correct this time!

This 2 ball FREE baby blanket is FREE and correct now.  Sorry about the typo.  Download this FREE baby blanket- shown here in our new Encore color 8004.  Click Here to download. 

 

New Encore Colorspun color 8004 is so pretty- just look at that baby blanket!  
Many other colorspun colors available as well.
 

    More Quick to Work Up Patterns

FREE- one skein Chateau headband.  Worked in a knit below pattern for double thickness (and warmth).

Ask for the pattern FREE with your yarn purchase.

 

Chateau is a ‘light as air’ chainette constructed blend of Baby Alpaca and Bamboo.  Available in many colors, as well as natural alpaca shades. 

Vagabond –  FREE Crochet Pattern

Crochet this one skein scarf in Vivacious Fingering weight yarn.  FREE Pattern.

Vivacious by Fyberspates is 100% merino- 400yards/100g hank.  Many colorways available.

 

 

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:
Classes with Becky
 
March 28– 1-3pm Crochet with Becky
Jon Becky this week for the 3rd block in the crochet Sampler afghan. 
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NEW CLASS FORMING!

 
Saturdays 10-12pm beginning Saturday April 7
Beginning Knit & Crochet with Becky
 
We have so many beginners asking for classes- we have added another class time to our schedule.  Now on Saturdays- learn to knit & crochet in the morning with Becky (10-12pm) or in the afternoon ( 1-3pm) with Martha.  
Two great teachers.  Call to sign up.
           
Wednesday March 28  6:30 – 8:30pm
Needlefelting with Lauren

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

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CLASSES WITH JULIA

 
Monday April 9  1-3pm
Building Blocks Afghan continues
You can join up at anytime.  Just call for more information.
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Lace Work with Julia 

Monday April 16 & 23– 1-3pm
Beginning lace work.
Try your hand at lace with Julia’s help.  
4 swatches will be done to dip your toe in… then maybe a Lace sampler scarf?

Call to sign up.

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Wednesdays 10-12- Julia’s class becomes a beginning (and general) knit & crochet class
Wanting to learn to knit or crochet?  Here is another beginner’s class to join.  Find one that fits your schedule.  Call to sign up.
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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.
 
About Us
You can email us at unwind@theknittersedge.com 
Visit our website at www.theknittersedge.com
  
Check out our extensive list of classes.
I know you will find one you will enjoy… and remember, 
there is never a commitment.  Try one class, or several, it’s your choice.
 
JoAnne Turcotte
 
We are located at:
1601 West Broad St
Bethlehem, PA  18018
610-419-9276
 
Store Hours:
Mon: 9:30 – 4:00
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 – 9:00
Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays