E-News March 2nd, 2018

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News from the Edge

 

Back in Stock!!   

 

Stitch Marker Pots

These mini pots of locking stitch markers sold out in 2 days the last time we brought them in.  Get yours now!

Knit Blockers!

The best blocking pins we have found.  You won’t believe how well they work. 

 

   New Colors Have Arrived!

    
Nuna by Mirasol
5 new colors in Nuna have just arrived- perfect shades for Spring 2018.
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Open Spaces (Paracas) is a colorful shawl using 4 colors of Nuna.  With the different stitches, you will stay very interested.
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Silky Wool

A Silk and wool blend that is slightly textured and tweedy in appearance.  This DK weight fiber have both body and drape. 4 new shades available.

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The Easy Folded Poncho by Churchmouse is a definite go to cover up for Spring.  It is light to wear plus cosy warm in Silky Wool.
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Hempathy

The 4 new colors in Hempathy look awesome together, sp I’d like to use them in one design- such as the Free Style Scarf shown below.  Add a 5th color for POP.   We have so many colors to choose from.

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Free Style is a TKE exclusive pattern designed by Jen.  Uses 1 ball each of 5 colors of Hempathy.  An easy knit that will be done by Spring.
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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:
Monday, March 5– 1-3pm
Building Blocks Afghans with Julia
Continue your building blocks afghan or forge ahead to your next afghan with Book 2: Building in Color.  Come in for more info and to sign up.
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Tuesday March 13  6:30 – 8:30pm
Needlefelting with Lauren
Be there!

Join Lauren next month on a Tuesday evening for some great needlefelting.  Make free standing items or needle felt onto a prefelted piece.  Call to sign up.
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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.
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New Beginner’s Class started Saturday Feb 24

1-3pm with Martha

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Martha for a new beginner’s class.  Maybe even try your hand at one of the Tincan Knits patterns.  Shown here is a Seasons garter stitch scarf.  Call to sign up.
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New TKE Exclusive Crochet Design

 
New from our crochet teacher Becky- an easy to crochet asymmetric scarf!

Becky’s Apostrophe Scarf takes just one 400 yard hank of fingering weight yarn- and we have sooooo many to choose from.  Have longer yardage?  Just keep going and make it longer.

Becky is offering this pattern free, and if you need guidance – join Becky’s Wednesday afternoon crochet class.
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What’s in the Pool?

Jeannee Worsted– $3.00

 

The Pool is full, with extra bags on the side.  Come back to one of the finest comfort yarns there is:  Jeannee Worsted- a cotton/acrylic blend.  We have loads and loads of designs for this yarn- here is just a sampling…

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A great yarn for socks!

Shown here are Jeannee Worsted crew socks- soft and cosy; and fast & easy to knit.  Ask us for the FREE Pattern.

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Jeannee Worsted has been long been the #1 yarn for chemocaps.  So ultrasoft on the head, and machine washable/ dryable too.
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We have many chemocap patterns for Jeannee – just ask, or download this FREE set of patterns.
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A very pretty lace paneled top.   So soft in Jeannee Worsted.