E-News May 18th, 2018

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New Summer Yarn & More  

 

New Setasilk

Setasilk Zigzag Cowl –  FREE Pattern that takes just 2 balls of Setasilk.

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Our Setasilk Ripple Scarf can be knit in 2 lengths- using either 2 or 3 balls of Setasilk.  FREE Pattern.
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Pendenza

Our 100% mercerized Egyptian cotton is a winner- softly drifting colors will amaze you.  
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Pattern 3220 is an asymmetric sampler shawl that needs 
3 balls of Pendenza. 
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Pendenza Lacy Crochet Cowl is a FREE pattern that requires just 2 balls of Pendenza. 
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What’s New from Ravelry

Vee Vee Shawl – FREE pattern

Vees created with short rows.  A very easy to knit and well written design.  FREE!  Here we used Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light- a fingering weight.  Just 1–100g hank each of 2 colorways needed.  
Come see this shawl at The Knitter’s Edge.
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Another Vee Vee Shawl Sample

 Here, Joe Cole of What The Flock Yarn used his electric colorways to create the same shawl as above.  Hummm, not sure which shawl I like better- both are stunning!
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Castaway

An easy to knit seamless topper for Spring & Summer.  Knit it in Hempathy, Eco Baby Cotton, Cleo Cotton or our new Medina cotton blend.

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Dixie Charm Wrap– FREE Crochet pattern

WOW- I love this elegant showstopper shawl.  People are always asking for rectangular shawls- and here is one great design.  Crochet this FREE pattern in Anne Cotton, Mirasol Nuna for fall, or our new Calico for drape at a great price.

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Miss Molly Tee

A sweet summery tee to knit up quickly in a light sport 
weight yarn such as Hempathy. 
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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:


Wednesday May 23– 6:30 – 8:30pm

History of Knitting with Pat

Bring your knitting or Crochet work and plan on relaxing while Pat spins her tales of olde.  Please call to sign up.
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Wednesday, May 30—  6:30 – 8:30pm

Cast Ons with Pat

Learn several new cast on techniques, when to use them and when to not.  Bring needles- size 7 or 8.  We will supply the yarn.  Call to sign up.
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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.
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Monday, May 14 & 21  1-3pm

Lacework with Julia

Learn more about lace by working on our new Lace Sampler shawl, or Summerflies Sampler Shawl.  Call to sign up.
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Lace Sampler Shawl knit in Silky Wool.  
Shawl has 15 lace sections. 4 hanks of Silky wool or 700 yards of another Dk weight yarn is needed.  Bring a highlighter to mark the pattern, and size 5 and 6 needles.
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Summer Flies is a classic!  A wonderful pattern, well written and full of interest.  
Requires 3 hanks of Neve cotton.  
Bring size 7 & 8 needles. 
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Weaving is Back!!

Monday June 11 (12:30 – 4pm), & June 18 (1- 4pm)  

Weaving 101- our beginning weaving class
Using our 15″ Cricket Rigid Heddle Looms, discover the fun of weaving your own scarf.  We will be using Galway Worsted weight wool. 
Cost of class is $85 which includes 6.5 hours of instruction, yarn for scarf, loan of loom for the week between classes, and all handouts.
Cricket looms are also for sale.  Take $20 off the cost of a loom by taking this class.
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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.
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Beginner Classes!

Wednesdays– 1-3pm Crochet with Becky

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.
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Wednesday mornings 10-12 

Beginning knit & crochet with Julia

Welcome all newbies.  Call to sign up.

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Spend your Saturdays with us:

Saturdays 10-12pm with Becky- Beginning Knit & Crochet

Saturdays 1-3pm with Martha- Beginning Knit & Crochet

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Becky or Martha for a new beginner’s class.  
Call to sign up.
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What’s in the Pool? 

Last Few Days!!

The BEST Odd Ball Pool You Have Ever Seen!  Every ball at just $5.00