E-News January 9th, 2018

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January is a Time for ME!
Meander by Lori Versaci

I love this design- the pockets are awesome!  This would make a wonderful go-to cardigan for Spring.

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A lightweight design for Winter to Spring to knit in a yarn like Breathless by Shalimar.  
Many colorways available.
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FREE pattern this week with your purchase of Encore Chunky or Chunky Merino Superwash.
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Crochet this bag with Encore Chunky Tweed or Homestead Tweed.

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What’s New?
Rockshelter by Meadowcroft Dyeworks
400 yards of superwash merino.  This fingering weight base is perfect for Meadowcroft Dyeworks magnificant colorways. 
Be Simple Variations– FREE pattern for 1 hank of Rockshelter.  And thik how beautiful this yarn would be in Hitchhiker!!
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Check out the Meadowcroft dyeworks website for all kinds of beautiful designs knit in Rockshelter’s #1 colorway: Guatamalannesss (don’t be afraid of its natural heat).
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 Addi Flexi-Flips are back in stock!
Just came in late today.  If you preordered some- expect a call tomorrow!
Some New Designs to Try
 
Playtime by Lori Versaci
A mini garter stitch top down cardi for  your little one.  Here we knit ours in Happy Feet Splash.  Just one hank needed for the 0-3 mon size.
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Another design that is perfect for Happy Feet splash- written in baby sizes.  Happy Feet Splash, and Happy Feet are fingering weight blends of Superwash Merino Wool and Nylon.
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Chalet is a chainette constructed blend of super soft Baby Alpaca and bamboo.  All Natural shades.
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A geometric cowl for Chalet or Chateau.  We left out the thin pop color stripe in our sample garment.
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Chateau

Chateau is a dyed color range of Chalet.  Same Baby Alpaca/ Bamboo blend.
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Tri Rib Cowl– a 3 color cowl using 3 hanks of either Chalet or Chateau.  A FREE Pattern.
 
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:
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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Pattern 3239– make a great man’s sweater in our sale priced Peruvian Wool

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:
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Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays