E-News August 28th, 2020

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What a Great Offer!

A New Encore Afghan Offer

The booklet Done by Monday contains patterns for 15 — 45″ x 50″ afghans for Encore Worsted. Each throw uses just 10 balls of Encore Worsted- worked double stranded on a size 13 circular needle. Most use a full 10 balls of one colorway, while two of the throws (including the one on the cover) use 5 balls each of 2 colors.
Until the end of August, you can get this booklet FREE with the purchase of 10 balls of Encore Worsted.
Pick a color first or choose a pattern first (click here to see all 15 afghan designs). You can pick up the yarn or have it shipped to you- and the book is FREE.

Here are just a couple of the afghans featured in the booklet. Each of the 15 designs uses 10 balls of Encore Worsted, or Encore Tweed.

Afghan pattern #1
Afghan pattern #2

The Emelyn Mae Shawl

A fun shawl with mock i-cord borders, stripes, and eyelet work.
This KAL with Maggie began today- you can still join in!
Please join us on Facebook
Join our Facebook Group Page and watch for more info from Maggie on this new KAL. Maggie is also available on Tuesdays for help sessions- and she can even help you choose colors for this project. Remember, this KAL started on Monday August 24.

We Welcome Your Visit!

Small Group Visits
We are now inviting small groups to visit.
We all need a road trip about now, so please come!!
If you still feel uneasy about coming inside- you can always do curbside pickup. We can even bring product outside for you to see. Just call and ask.

Seasons is Restocked!

85% Acrylic/ 15% Wool
219 yds/100g ball
Chunky weight
A soft chainette wool/acrylic blend that works up to a chunky weight gauge. The colors drift from one to another, some softly, some with intensity. Very well priced.
16 colors to choose from.
FREE Pattern for a scarf/cowl.
Takes 3 balls of Seasons.
Spike Stitch Cowl- crochet
FREE Pattern that takes just 1 ball
of Seasons.
My First Socks
A FREE pattern for just one ball of Seasons and size US 8 needles. These can be knit up fast while learning basics of sock construction.
Mitered Baby Blanket
This is a fun design for a colorfully striping yarn. Start with one block and attach the next as you knit them up. Add a border and you are done. FREE Pattern.
Seasons Side to Side Shrug
Working side to side gives this cropped jacket some vertical lines.
A fast and easy knit to make out of Seasons.
FREE Pattern.
Seasons Baby/Toddler Vest
An easy vest designed for sizes 6 months to 4 years. FREE Pattern.
Seasons Beret and Fingerless Mitts
Just 1 ball of Seasons will make this full set! Great Holiday Gift idea! FREE Pattern
Shifty Baby Blanket
Did you love making the Shift? Do you love mosaic work? With just 2 different colored balls of Seasons you can knit up this interesting project- our own design, and FREE for you.
Crochet Sequoia Shrug
A beautiful piece for Fall- Chose a bold color of seasons or a softened one. FREE Pattern.

New Beginner Striped Garter Stitch Kits

Chunky Merino Superwash
100% Superwash Merino Wool
123 yards/100g
Chunky weight

Another entry in the select collection of superwash merino fibers. This one works up to a chunky weight gauge. About 30 colors to choose from. Supersoft and squooshy yarn.

We have developed yarn kits for a beginner knit: A striped garter stitch cowl. This design is written in 2 sizes- a long cowl that can be worn single or doubled, and a shorter, wider cowl that would be so suitable for men as well as women. This design is an easy choice for beginning knitters, and a fun escape for more advanced knitters.
Short Length Beginner’s Cowl
The Beginner’s Garter Stitch Cowl Kit is presented in 2 colorways- one bright colors with a black constant and the other has an autumn feel of bricks, golds, and earthy greens. We have only 7 sets made of each color set,
so get one now. Cost: $24.00
More Kits Ready to Go!
A top down baby pullover to make with just 2 balls of
Dreambaby DK Paintpot.
Many colors of kits ready to go.
With just one hank of Dreambaby DK Paintpot, you can knit up a baby hat and matching booties. Kits ready to go- just add needles!
The booties will keep baby’s feet
cozy and warm.
Bunny Lovey
Our newest Forget Me Not kit makes a squooshy bunny lovey. Knit all in cotton- this kit contains Forget Me Not, small bits of Fantasy Naturale for eyes and nose plus stuffing for the head. You just add needles.
This is a fast project for any little one in your life.
Several colors available. Sale priced at $9.00.
If the colors we have left as kits don’t fit your need- no problem! When you purchase one of the full price skeins from our much larger color selection, and we will gladly include pattern, stuffing, and cotton for the facial features.

Encore Worsted Ripple Kits

Our Encore 6 Color Ripple Blanket
Written in 2 sizes: For baby and for an adult lap throw.
An easy 6 color striping ripple pattern. The resultant throw is so soft, squooshy, and stretchy. A comforting piece for any member of the family.
We developed 6 color sets for this blanket, as shown below,
or, you can make your own color combo!
Remember, just 6 colors needed- one 100g ball of each color of Encore.
We will include the pattern for free. Cost under $39.00.
Color Set A
Color Set B
Color Set C