E-News May 24th, 2019

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Another Nightshift has Arrived

6–50g balls of the light worsted weight Kenzie created this version of the Nightshift. Come see!
2– 200g cakes of NORO Ito created this version of the Nightshift.

Linaza in The Pool

33.3% off!!
Large color palette of this Alpaca/Linen/Tencel Blend is available
at The Knitter’s Edge.
FREE pattern from Cocoknits.
Takes just one hank of Linaza.
One of 2 Cowls on this easy to knit pattern set for Linaza.
A very pretty triangular shawl for Linaza.
One hank each of 2 colors needed.

New Designs for Spring

This large lovely striped shawl takes just two balls of Zooey and one ball of Noro Silk Garden Sock
Zooey – Cotton/Linen Blend &
Hotcakes Crochet Baby Blanket
FREE Pattern- Takes just 2 cakes of Hotcakes
Hotcakes by Plymouth Yarn is a caked form of Encore Worsted that stripes.
Many colorways available.
Call to register for Joe Cole’s Newest Dyeing Class: Speckle It! Saturday
June 15 | 10-12 and 1-3pm. Sign up for either session. Call for more info.

From A Natural Alternative

Hedge makes the best products- come see (and smell) all we have.
Dog Shampoo
For a clean and sweet smelling dog for the holiday. This product rinses out so cleanly.
Hedge’s Soaps
Hedge makes the best soaps- they smell so good and are full of essential oils- great for your skin.
The Knitter’s Edge will be closed on Monday May 27
in observance of Memorial Day.

Classes

This Week’s Classes
 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes

Constellate Hat
Tuesdays in May 6:30 – 8:30 with Maggie
It is now MadMay- Ravelry’s annual event to celebrate everything Madelinetosh. Maggie’s new Tuesday project class is celebrating MadMay
by taking on the design Constellate. It’s a hat to knit in TML or Twist Light.
No class on Tuesday May 21. Last class for this project is May 28.
Anthology–Beginning June 4
Tuesdays with Maggie 6:30 – 8:30pm
Design your own Fair Isle Hat or Cowl. This wonderful fun design by Tin Can Knits comes with black & white grid charts to color in with colored pencils. See what your project will look like before you knit. We love Tin Can Knits! This is a
FREE Pattern. Check out Ravelry to see what over 500 others have done! Any yarn, any gauge, and any size.
NightShift
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
Continues June 3
Join Julia to knit up your “one of a kind” Nightshift shawl or Shift cowl. We will have several samples to show and so many colors of yarn to choose from. If you can’t make Julia’s class- join in almost any other class to work on your shawl. This is a shop wide project! We are all joining in!
Julia is also taking on
The Shift!
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
Continues June 3
Two Shift Cowls are finished and at the shop to view. We knit one in Silky Wool, another in Nuna. So many other yarns to use as well.
Soldotna Crop with Julia
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
June 3, 10 plus Summer Mon & Wed Mornings
Knit in Silky Wool, this adorable crop top is so fashionable these days. Julia will lead you through the Fair Isle work in this fine design. During the Summer, come to Julia’s Monday &/or Wednesday morning classes for additional; work on the Soldotna Crop or Navelli.
Navelli with Julia
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
June 3, 10 plus Summer Mon & Wed Mornings
Another cropped Fair Isle Top- this one knit in a fingering weight yarn such as Breathless. Julia will lead you through this design if you choose, on June 3, 10, and beyond for great summer knitting.
New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30 with Regina
This will be a class with a theme- “Washcloths are a Great Way to Learn”. Using Fantasy Naturale cotton, Regina will help you work your way through many techniques- learning new knitting skills -one cloth at a time. Shown here is an eyelet washcloth done this week- Learning Lace! Please call to sign up.
Beginner & Intermediate Class- Knit & Crochet
Saturdays 1-3pm with Becky
Becky’s Saturday afternoon class has become a beginner-intermediate class- both knit & crochet, with a strong focus on techniques. ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME.
Please call to sign up.
Skill Builder CAL
Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:30pm with Becky
Began May 1, ongoing class
Join Becky to 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.
This Wednesday: Skyping with Edie!
History of Knitting in The Americas
Saturday June 1 | 1-3pm with Pat
The final part of Pat’s lecture series- This time on knitting history close to home. Pat has the best stories in this part (in my opinion). Call to sign up please so we know how many to expect. Plan on bringing your knitting.
Needlefelting
Saturday June 1 | 1-3pm with Lauren.
Needlefelting is fun- you all know that by now. First timers can make something great- like this turtle!
Bring extra cash for fiber and needles. Call to sign up.

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