Sharing Life...

 one stitch at a


March 24, 2017

Jong- a FREE Pattern

This week, stop by to see our Jong- a free pattern using a double strand of Encore.  So many colors to choose from.   This one size cardi is easily upsizeable by increasing the raglan line.  Also, make this top down into a longer coat if you wish.  

Maryland Sheep & Wool 

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Bus Trip Tickets are on sale now, but almost sold out!
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Click Here to see what's new this year at MD Sheep & Wool

What's New?

New Atenti Bags have arrived- Just in time for Spring!

Zooey -  NEW Colors

Many new shades have arrived in Zooey- a beautiful cotton/ linen blend.  284 yards/100g.  This yarn really goes far.  We have several designs available to see but a few ideas like the poncho shown here.

A simple top for Spring, written in many sizes.

Phoenix DK Prints - NEW COLORS
We got so many new colors of Phoenix Dk Prints that we had to take over more shelf space!

The Zick Zack scarf shown at left is a favorite design that can work for any yarn at any gauge.  We suggest Phoenix in 2 colors for a incredible look.  Use less stitches than the pattern calls for.

NUNA- New Colors

Paracas uses 4 colors of Nuna

11 new colors in Nuna!!
Nuna is one of our best selling yarns.  This sport weight blend of Merino wool, silk, and bamboo has beautiful drape and shine.  We have about 40 colors to choose from. With great yardage and knitability you will surely love this forever favorite.

Chance of Showers- a sweet cropped swing cardi.

Ravelry Ideas for Spring  

Jong- FREE    Here is ours!

A spring jacket- shown here knit in Encore Colorspun- 8 skeins

Knit it in Silk Garden Lite

Knit up this baby cardi in Weekend DK, or Snuggly DK.  Written for sizes 6 mon to 24 mon.

Knit is beauty in a fingering weight yarn such as Tosh Merino Light or Ella Rae Lace Merino.

Yarns of The Week!!  10% off
WTF Flocking Bulky & Malabrigo Rasta
offer good 3/21/17 to 3/27/17

NEW Rasta Cowl- FREE Pattern

Just one hank of Malabrigo Rasta will knit up into this cowl in one short evening!  Use size 17 or 19 needles for a loose open pattern.
Rasta is a one ply softly felted roving merino that is kettle dyed in incredibly stirring shades.

Each 150g hank of Rasta contains 90 yards of pure merino wool.  We have many colorways available.

WTF Flocking Chunky/Bulky

Joe Cole's What The Flock Flocking Chunky/Bulky oozes with color! Each 200g hank contains 142 yards of Superwash Fine Merino.
Each hank is a pleaser for sure.
Make up this cowl & headband this week and wear them before the weather warms up.
WTF Flocking Bulky Lite Brite Cowl FREE Pattern w/ yarn Purchase

New Classes

Building Blocks
April 3-- 1-3pm with Julia

Julia continues her monthly look at the Building Blocks book of afghan squares.  
This Month- Block 3 or whatever block your are on.  You can still join in to make this 12 block afghan, learning new stitches all the way.
Bring needles size 8-10 to check your gauge before starting this fun afghan.
Call to sign up.

Entrelac 201 with Julia
Monday March 27 -- 1-3pm

Take your Entrelac to the next level by knitting up an entrelac hat in Malabrigo Arroyo.    You will need circular needles- size 6 & 7 plus 1 hank of Arroyo.  Many colorways to choose from.  Please call to sign up. 
Needle Felting- with Lauren
Saturday, April 1 -- 10 - 12pm 

Join Lauren for another great Saturday of needle felting.  
Call to sign up please.
Weaving 101 - Intro to Weaving 
Monday March 27 & April 3  
12:30 - 3:30pm 

Learn to weave a scarf on a Rigid Heddle Loom.
Class Fee includes project yarn, handout materials, loan of the 15" Cricket loom, plus 6 hours of lesson.  Call for more details and to register.

Wednesday March 29-- 1- 3pm
Crochet with Deb Field
 The class will be working on a shawl  that can be made in either DK (500-600 yds) or worsted weight (420-470 yds) yarn.  Weekender and Madelinetosh are great choices.  The pattern is accessible to crocheters who have a bit of experience, not necessarily beginners.  FREE pattern provided in class.  Bring size H & I hooks.


What's in the Pool?

Revel- at half price!  The pool is full!

Revel is a lace weight Alpaca/ Merino Blend.  
So full of drifting color.  Knit it alone or as a carry along for subtle striping.

Pattern 2824- FREE this week

A 2 ball scarf pattern by Erika Flory.
Pattern 2604- FREE this week

A light all- season Vest


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