E-News January 16th, 2018

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New for our Beginner Knitters!
Knit up your first shawl in Malabrigo Worsted using 
Tincanknits FREE pattern: Grain.
 We used just 3 colors of Malabrigo Worsted because our yarn choice had longer yardage.  This is a terrific “My First Shawl” pattern for any beginner.  
Garter Stitch with increases.
What’s New?

New colors now available.  Yummm….

Scrumptious is a Fingering weight blend of Silk and Superwash Merino.  We have many colors available including these 4 new ones.

2 hanks of Scrumptious will knit up into this large stunning shawl.

A blend of super low micron count merino and cashmere. The chainette construction makes Fourteen extra soft and squooshy.
New Cabled Cowl for Fourteen.  FREE Pattern
Takes just 2 balls of this yum, yum, yummmy stuff.  Plus please check out our new Cat magnet shawl pin.  This super strong magnet (& I do mean STRONG) will hold your cowl or shawl in place.
Some New Designs to Try

Arroyo- a Dk with a beautiful look and a beautiful hand.  335 yds/100g hank  Many colorways…


Irma Hat — FREE Pattern, can be easily adjusted to be longer or larger.


Escarpment Cowl– FREE pattern- just one hank will make it.

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:
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!
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.
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
Last Few Days- Pick up some now! 
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.  Felts too!
Capelet – FREE Pattern

Just 2 balls of our Peruvian Wool will knit up into this capelet.  Download FREE.

About Us
You can email us at [email protected] 
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
Store Hours:
Mon: 9:30 – 4:00
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 – 9:00
Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays