Keep your yarn in line with our Yarn Cozies. Great for slippery yarns as well as easy knits like Encore or Tosh. Many styles available- we just found a whole box of these hidden away!
Coming Soon! Save the Date!
Come join Joe Cole of What The Flock Yarn & Fiber at The Knitter’s Edge for a fun Saturday on August 18th from 11am-3pm while we host “Mini Bar Madness.”
This event will showcase over 50 colors on 20g fingering weight Superwash Merino minis for you to pick from. We’ll also have something special setup for those that buy 5 or more minis. What’s not to love about creating your own color palette? Make you own 5 pack or 6 pack, or even 10 pack! Plus, we will have lots of pattern ideas to share.
Joe will also be bringing many skeins of his new 17 micron Aran weight superwash merino- it is pure
Just a few of Joe’s 17 micron Aran weight Superwash Merino– many, many more colorways coming for
Joe has an exciting new technique to share with you for this class. Yarn Marbling! He’ll be showing you how to yarn marble on knitted blanks in fingering and aran weight, as well as on regular skeins. Come see the dyed blanks & hanks in person!
(Disclaimer: results will vary from person to person and between preknit fabric and loose skeins.)
Price for class will be $30 (excluding yarn). Fee is payable by cash or credit card at time of sign up.
The Knitter’s Edge will have Yarn & Blanks needed for class for purchase.
If you’d like to dye additional yarn, an extra $5 for class + purchase of the additional yarn will be required. Call to sign up.
Monday August 20 & 27- 12:30 – 4:00pm, and 12:30 – 3:30pm
Weaving 101 with Lynn
Learn to weave using a Cricket rigid heddle loom. Class includes 6.5 hours of instruction, all class handouts, Galway yarn for a scarf such as the one shown here, and loan of a cricket loom for the week. Cost $85. Call to register- class size limited to 6 students.
Julia’s continuing Building Blocks Class!
Monday August 13 1:00 – 3:00pm
Building Blocks with Julia
Julia will be holding her Building Blocks Class on August 13 this month. Never too late to join in.
Pat is here in the evenings this summer- come join some of her Wednesday evening technique oriented classes.
Reenactment Shawl Knit in Galway Sportweight wool.
FREE Pattern available with your yarn purchase.
A crocheted reenactment shawl made with Galway Sport.
Designed and crocheted by Melanie Depcinski. Learn more about this shawl at Pat’s Aug 15 class- from Melanie herself.
Wednesday Aug 8 — 6:30 – 8:30pm
History of Knitting in America with Pat
Every year Pat adds to this class. A great lecture- just bring your knitting and listen & learn. Call to sign up.
This year Pat will be featuring a Reenactment Shawl- a shawl commonly worn in the 1800’s. We will have 2- one knit in Galway Sportweight wool, and a second knit in a cotton linen blend called Zooey. (pictures coming next week). Consider knitting a shawl with Pat.
Wednesday Aug 15 — 6:30 – 8:30pm
History of Knitting in the Lehigh Valley
Pat is still doing researching for this, her last lecture of the 2018 summer session, and we may eventually change the name of the class. Pat is trying to develop a lecture on how knitting and other handwork came to PA and the Lehigh Valley. Call to sign up.
Linen may have been more likely used than wool in early colonial days
At TKE we are proud to have so many classes perfect for beginners. If one of our special sessions does not fit your schedule- do not worry- beginners are always welcome in any regular class, at any time.