Sharing Life...

 one stitch at a

 time.


Friday
March 3, 2017
 
   


Springtime is just around the corner and the new spring knitting yarns are beginning to fill the shelves.  
Come on into The Knitter's Edge to take a look and give yourself a great warm, colorful springlike feeling!

Weaving is Moving to The Next Level!


Announcing Weaving 201-- March 20 12:30 - 3:30pm
Take your weaving to the next level- working with color patterns. 
Using one warp, create 4 different coaster patterns using 2 shuttles at a time. 
Come with your loom prewarped.  Directions given upon sign up.  This is a 3 hour class- cost $30.  Class limited to 8 people. We will be using Cotton Supreme for this lesson on color work, multiple shuttles, and more.  Call for more details and to register. 





Yarn of the Week- 10% off- 
Katia Azteca
on sale 2/28/17 to 3/6/17



Azteca Basketweave Cowl- FREE

Azteca Cabled Hat - FREE

Hats look great in Azteca- an aran weight blend of Wool & Acrylic. Self striping- and so full of color! 

Knitted Knockers


The Knitter's Edge is proud to announce that we are now a collection site for Knitted Knockers.
Knitted Knockers are special, soft, light weight breast prosthetics that are very comfortable for women who have undergone mastectomies, lumpectomies and radiation, and/ or are undergoing reconstruction.

The Knitter's Edge is proud to announce that we are now a collection site for Knitted Knockers.
Knitted Knockers are special, soft, light weight breast prosthetics that are very comfortable for women who have undergone mastectomies, lumpectomies and radiation, and/ or are undergoing reconstruction.

Please visit: https://www.knittedknockers.org/ for patterns suggestions and to read more about this program.


Tika- by Mirasol
100% Peruvian pima cotton in a DK weight. Only natural tones left- all of which are perfect for the knitted knockers.  Very, very soft cotton. 
Now on sale for just $4.00

For yarns, we also suggest Cleo Cotton, CoBaSi DK, and Debbie Bliss Eco Baby Cotton.  All Knockers will be delivered to The St Luke's Regional Breast Center in Center Valley where they will be presented to local women. 

What's New?

Pendenza

Pendenza is a DK weight drifting cotton- soft and shimmery.
F761- Pendenza Shawl- 
FREE Pattern
3113- Pendenza Top

F760- Pendenza Cowl- just one ball needed


Adore Bunny Kits

Knit up one of these little bunnies- so cuddly and cute.  Our kits contain everything except the stuffing.   
Our kits are available in any of these colors. Adore is a 100% supersoft nylon.

Some Quick Kits for St Patrick's Day
Shamrock pin kits- knit & crochet


Shamrock washcloth kits

New from What the Flock

Joe Cole of What The Flock Handdyed Yarns has just released his March yarn of the Month: "Don't Flock With Me Fellas".  Inspired by Joan Crawford, the greens and browns blend so well with blushs and minty blue.
You can now get your
 very own skein of "Don't Flock with Me Fellas!" 
Caravan: 70/20/10 WM/Yak/Nylon Fingering 3ply 100g/436yds 

Reyna in Don't Flock with Me Fellas


Bella Lino

Bella Lino has been a big hit! Come see the great garments we have right now as part of a trunk show from Classic Elite.  We have many colors available, and lots of pattern ideas.

Knit up this beautiful 2 - 3 ball scarf with a FREE pattern. 
CLICK HERE to download.

Ravelry Ideas

Mini Madness Shawl- this designer patterned her 'anything goes' shawl around upcoming March Madness.  Use any mix of Fingering weight yarns- from gradients to left over sock yarns.  Could be something really wonderful... FREE pattern through March 31 using coupon code. 
We suggest What the Flock or Cheshire Cat Gradient sets. 

Classic Cardigans are very popular right now- and wow- what nice ones to choose from!

A cute baby- little girl's cardi to make in Tosh Sport or Malabrigo Arroyo.  If you prefer a solid cotton blend- try Appalachian Baby Cotton or Weekend DK.
Palette                                               

A classic cardigan, knit it for Spring wear in Galway Worsted or DK Merino Superwash.

A Garter Stitch Classic open cardigan to knit up in any DK or light worsted weight yarn such as 
Galway or DK Merino Superwash just like the Palette Cardigan above.

Yet another cardigan to knit in a light worsted or a DK weight yarn. We have many yarns in this category, such as Berroco Comfort or Tosh DK.

New Classes

Beginning Lace with Julia
Monday March 13 -- 1-3pm

Conquer lace and lace charts while making 4 small sample lace squares.  Julia will take you from "what's a yarn over?"  to being ready for your first lace sampler scarf.  Class fee will include yarn for class.   Please call to sign up.
Needle Felting- 
Saturday, March 11 -- 1-3pm with Lauren
Join Lauren for another great Saturday of needle felting.  Call to sign up please.

 
Open Weaving Night- 
Monday March 20-- 6:30 - 8:30 pm. This is a FREE evening of weaving with others.  Call to sign up so we know how many are coming.   We have been having fun!
Monday March 6-- 1- 3pm
Building Blocks with Julia

This is a year long project- make a square a month.  Perfect class for beginners- learn many new techniques and make as large throw along the way.
Call to let us know you are coming.

 

What's in the Pool?

Baby Angel- $4.00/100g ball

Hundreds of balls available



Baby Angel is 100% acrylic DK weight beauty
297 yards/100g

FREE pattern this week only with your yarn purchase.
FREE Pattern

 

This Week's Classes

 

Click on the link to get the full weekly schedule of classes- we have

over 30 classes each week!  

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. 
610-419-9276
 
Our Store Hours are:
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 - 9:00
Fri/Sat/Mon: 9:30 - 4:00
Closed Sundays