E-News April 19th, 2022

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We Welcome Pima 100

This pure Pima cotton from Berroco is spun into a 4-ply yarn for
superior softness and stitch definition.
Unmercerized cotton lends a matte finish to the color palette.
219 yds/100g hank. 5 sts =1″
We are starting with about 20 colors of Pima 100.
Plus we have a trunk show coming from Berroco in early May!
FREE Pattern to knit up some Spring Flowers.
WOW- I really like this Blanket pattern. It starts at the center and moves outward. You can easily adjust the finished size too. FREE Pattern.
Our #1 KAL from last Spring.
This is a design that looks great
on everyone!
Maybe its time to knit another Ankers. Beautiful in Pima 100.
Here is the Ankers sweater I knit for my grandson last fall. I used Worsted Merino Superwash but it would make a wonderful Spring pullover in Pima 100. Sizing is 3 months to 8 years.
Our own sweater- Oh Baby Cardigan.
Written in 3 sizes: Newborn, 6 months, 1 year.
2 smallest sizes take just one hank of Pima 100- largest size takes 2 hanks.
FREE Pattern! at TKE with your yarn purchase.

A New Sock Yarn:

Bamboo Pop Sock

Stretchy, vibrant, and colorful, Bamboo Pop Sock comes in a palette of self-shading colorways. This yarn shows off lace and textural stitches beautifully. Use it for wool-free, easy-care socks, garments, & more.
492 yds/100g ball 55% Bamboo 37% Cotton, 8% PBT Elastic
We have 7 colorways on stock.
A great basic sock for just one ball of Bamboo Pop Sock. FREE Pattern.
Knit up this supereasy eyelet triangle in no time! Just one ball needed. FREE Pattern.
Lightweight and breezy, the Edisto Shawl will have you dreaming of a trip to the beach. Two colors of self-striping Bamboo Pop Sock play beautifully with the stitch patterns in this piece. FREE Pattern.

New Toys & Ideas for Mother’s Day

Word Bracelets
Our new beaded bracelets are perfect for layering- so you just GOT to have more than one! Words such as Knit, Knitter, Knit Happens, Yarn Snob, Crochet, plus several more. Hand made.
Here is a close-up of our Word Bracelets on Jen’s arm.
New stock of Stitch Markers has just arrived from Twice Sheared Sheep.
Several are fan favorites, others brand new.
Storage Tins
Two sizes of stitch marker storage tins from Twice Sheared Sheep.
Several styles available.
Twice Sheared Sheep Round Counters
Count your rounds the easy way.
Hands Free Use – No need to stop the flow of your knitting to make a tally mark, or click a clicker. Counting your next row is as simple as slipping a stitch marker. Available in 2 lengths- for 5 rows or 10 rows.
And they are so pretty too!

Woolcotte in the Pool!

Was $7.99. Now $5.00!

A wonderful cotton/acrylic/wool blend that feels so soft. This chunky weight yarn is perfect for your first pair of socks or a warm blanket for baby. At this price you won’t be able to resist! 5 colors available. $5.00/100g ball.
My First Socks
Our My First Socks pattern is a fan favorite. Learn Sock construction at this larger gauge for fast work. Just one ball needed. FREE Pattern.
Knit up this headnband in no time with just one ball of Woolcotte.
FREE Pattern.
Get the pattern FREE at The Knitter‘s Edge with your yarn purchase.
But now written in 2 sizes- for 3(5) balls of Woolcotte.
FREE pattern at The Knitter‘s Edge

New Class: Brioche 2.0

On Wednesday evening April 20 (6:30- 8:30) and Monday April 25 (1:00 – 3:00) Maggie will be holding Brioche 2.0 classes. You will be knitting a trivet, or hotpad with 2 colors of Galway Sport. All you need is needles and the 2 balls of yarn. Pattern is FREE: Brioche Faded Trivet. Maggie will teach you everything you need to know! Call to sign up. Only a Few Seats Left!!
Maggie’s Brioche Trivet is almost done.

Time for Another KAL (or 2!)

A fun Asymmetric Shawl by Designer Casapinka. Join Maggie on our Facebook Group page and in her classes on Wednesday evenings
(6:30 – 8:30) to knit up this project.
You will need 2 full hanks of Tosh Merino Light plus a mini (or a partial)
for the trim and accent color.
Shown here Maggie’s Quindici in progress.

And yet another KAL has Started!!

A Tunic style poncho by Designer Thea Colman.
Julia will be running this KAL which began Friday March 11.
Join Julia on Mondays for Classes 10pm & 1 pm!
Julia has chosen Silky Wool for her Cranberry Gose. Here is her swatch in her color choice.
Julia is already done with the Front.
Now starting the back.

Besides Silky Wool, we have many other DK weight yarns to suggest for Cranberry Gose, such as Baby Alpaca Easy Care, DK Merino Superwash, Tosh Sport, Neve Cotton, Quaker Hill, and Sea Isle Cotton.

Come check out our wide selection of yarns suitable for this great KAL.

Join Julia on our Facebook Group Page and in her classes on Mondays.

Kits For Spring