E-News September 28th, 2018

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Fiber Festival Weekend

To be held at The Macungie Memorial Park this weekend. 
More more info: VIsit the Lehigh Valley Fiber Festival website: www.LVfiberfest.com

Come see us this weekend at the Fiber Festival!  We will be in Pavillion #3 with Joe Cole of What The Flock Yarns.  This year, once again, we will help you wind your yarn.  We are also bringing some project kits to sell.
Here are just a few…we have many more.

Candy Corn Hat Kits

Crochet Potholder Kits

Eagles Hat Kits

Baby Pumpkin Hat & Bootie Kits

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Ravelry Inspirations

 

Argyle Love Hat

A line accented hat to knit in Malabrigo Worsted.

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Glenavy Poncho –  FREE Pattern

Its Poncho weather!  So why not make a really awesome one? Knit this piece up in Worsted Merino Superwash, Galway, or Encore!

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From Grandma with Love

A heirloom to knit up in pieces. Works up in a fingering weight yarn such as Breathless (we have lots of new colors), or you can use your stash to make squares- each reminiscent of a past project.
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Lace Petal Shawl (crochet) –  FREE Pattern

Keep your shoulders warm this fall with this lovely shawl- work it up in a DK weight fiber such as Mad Hatter, or Nuna.

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What’s New?

 

New Magazines- Several new ones have just arrived- full of fall and winter ideas

 





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Furreal– FULLY Back in Stock!!



With 2 balls of Furreal you can knit up a long cowl that will cover your neck and head while walking.  Nice for a windy day. FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.
Furreal Faux Fur makes a wonderfully soft cowl.  Just one ball is needed.  FREE Pattern. 
Fast Knitting on a size 17 needle!!
Furreal 100% Polyester comes in 100g balls of 71 yards.
7 colorways available.
The Furreal 1 ball hat is a quick knit.  FREE Pattern.
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New Toys

New Addi Stitch Markers
Zooni Stitch Markers 
Froggie Tape Measures
Teeny Tiny Scissors
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What’s in The Pool?

Arequipa Boucle– 50% off!!

A chainette constructed blend of Baby Alpaca and Nylon.  Soft and lightweight natural shades.  

Works up at 3 sts =1″.  109 yards/100g
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2995- Arequipa Boucle Poncho– FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase this week

F633- Arequipa Boucle Cowl– FREE Pattern.

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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:

 


 

Tuesday Sept 25 & Oct 2– 6:30 – 8:30

Class continues this week and next!

Fair Isle Mittens & Hat with Linda Miller

What beautiful Fair Isle Mittens- knit in 2 colors of Galway Worsted.  The Golden Oak Mittens now have a matching Golden Oak Hat – Linda has worked this up as well.  Patterns will be provided by the designer at a discount during the class.  You will need 2 balls of Galway Worsted for the set.  Call to sign up.  Must have experience with 2 handed Fair Isle work. 

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Monday October 1– 1-3pm

Building Blocks with Julia

The building blocks program will take you methodically

through advancing your knitting skills while making an afghan. Join in at any time  This class runs once a month.  Call for more details.
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Monday October 15– 1-3pm- NOTE!! New Class date!

Linen Stitch with Julia

Have you ever wanted to learn the elegant Linen Stitch but were afraid it was too difficult?  When worked in the round, Linen Stitch is easy to do.  Join Julia to create a Linen Stitch cowl.
You will need just one hank of Ella Rae Lace Merino Chunky to knit up your Linen Stitch Cowl.  Lots of colorways to choose from.  Call to sign up.
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Saturday Sept 29– 1:00 – 3:00

Needlefelting with Lauren

We love it when Lauren comes for a class- and especially during Pumpkin time.  This is a great My First Needlefelting Class project.  You will get it done before the end of class.   Class is full. 

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Tuesday Oct 16 & 23– 3:30 – 7:00pm

Weaving 101 with Lynn

Join Lynn for your first lesson in Weaving.   Included are 6.5 hours of class, all handouts, yarn to make a scarf plus loan of the loom for the 2 classes and week in between.  Cost is $85.  Call to sign up and for more information.
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Tuesday October 9– 6:30 – 8:30

Learn to read crochet charts with Milly

Milly will join us for a very special class to teach us how to work those wonderful charts that make crochet a whole lot easier.  Call to sign up.
Bring hook size C (2.75mm).  We will supply the yarn.
Learning to read charts will open your crochet world to so much, including all of the Japanese and Russian crochet patterns out there.
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Sunday October 14  4-6:30pm

Yoga + Knitting Class

Join Amanda & JoAnne at Creative Actions Yoga for an evening of knitting – crocheting, wine, and 1 hour of restorative yoga.  Stretch your creative senses, then relax.  We will be making yoga socks
CLICK HERE to download the flyer on this fun event..