E-News January 5th, 2018

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Ideas for January-
A Time for New Beginnings
Pattern 3139 Gansey Afghan – a new sampler throw knit in Homestead- learn new stitch patterns as you work on a warm afghan.
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Knit 101 & Crochet 101 classes- join a class and learn something new.
A crochet scarf done in Seasons as part of
Crochet 101- beginner crochet classes
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Make a sampler scarf knit with 2 hanks of 
Worsted Merino Superwash. 
Learn new stitches as you work.
This is a FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.
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Join a Weaving class and really learn something new!!  Weaving 101- January 16 & 23.
See below in Class section for more details. 
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What’s New?
        New from Appalachian Baby
Appalachian Baby Organic cotton is 100% American made.
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The new Pure & Simple Crochet Baby Blanket kit
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Pick A Knit sampler baby blanket kit is a quick knit.
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The newly released Baby Doe Poncho kit for any sweet little one.
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        New Wrist Rulers
Now you can be ever ready to measure your knitting  with a ruler right on your arm.
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Available in plastic and in real leather
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FLEECE 100% Bluefaced Leicester from
West Yorkshire Spinners

Beautiful, natural single ply aran weight Fleece

is so supersoft!  Perfect for that cowl around your neck, and so warm on your head.  3 colors.
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A FREE 2 hank softly cabled Hat/Cowl set.

One hank will make each piece.  Get the pattern FREE with your yarn purchase.
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Its time to knit something for yourself.  Please consider these great cabled cardigans by Thea Colman
 

Knit in Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage- come try it on.

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Knit this beauty in Tosh Vintage, Galway,  or Worsted Merino Superwash.
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Classes Coming Up 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:
Monday Jan 8– 1:00 – 3:00
Building Blocks with Julia– A Knit Afghan
We will be continuing with this great class.  Make a throw with different blocks- learn new stitches and techniques as you go.  Join in anytime.  Class meets once a month.  Call to sign up and for more details. 
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Tuesday Jan 9–  6:30 – 8:30 pm
Needlefelting with Lauren.  
Join Lauren on a Tuesday evening for some felting fun.  Please call to sign up.
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Weaving 101- Tuesday Jan 16 & 23
Beginning Weaving is back with Lynn.  Learn to warp your loom, and calculate how much yarn you will need.  Weave a scarf using one of several color patterns.  Class includes yarn, use of a loom for the 2 weeks, all teaching materials, and 6 hours of lesson.  Cost:  $85.  call to sign up and for more information.  Great gift to ask for this Christmas!
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A Crochet Throw- a year long project with Becky
Beginning Wednesday Jan 17– 1-3 pm

A collection of 12 blocks to crochet in Encore Worsted- each block teaching a new stitch so your skills will grow with each month’s class.  Less than one ball of yarn needed for each block.  Requires  

Book 659.   

Call to sign up.
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Beginning Monday Jan 22– 1:00 – 3:00
Make a sweater for ME! with Julia
Using a choice of top down sweater patterns, its time to make a sweater for yourself … or for a loved one.   Make a pullover or a cardigan such as Harvest shown here.  Call to sign up.
 
What’s In the Pool?
Pure Peruvian Wool– Only $6.00 /100g ball
A little warmth in this icy cold weather
This week the pool is overflowing with a 100% worsted weight Peruvian wool.  Each 100g ball contains 210 yards of highland wool.  About 6 tonal colorways available.  Works with all Galway Worsted patterns.
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Rafa’s Hat by Joji- a FREE pattern for Him or Her.  Knit with just one ball of our new Peruvian Wool.
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Cabeladabra– a cabled top down pullover knit in Galway- on display at The Knitter’s Edge
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Pattern 3238– ladies pullover
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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  18018
610-419-9276
Store Hours:
Mon: 9:30 – 4:00
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 – 9:00
Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays