E-News July 6th, 2021

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Nuna an unbelievably soft and luxurious yarn. The fiber blend starts with extrafine merino wool for a bit of bounce, adds mulberry silk for a lovely sheen, and then finishes off with a bit of bamboo for drape! With an amazing stitch definition this would make an awesome lace project!
Mirasol yarns are made in Peru to benefit the Mirasol Project – a group that strives to improve the lives of Peruvian shepherds (homeland of the Inca’s) through building and supporting educational facilities.
We carry about 35 colors.
Shown here are just a few of the 35 colorways we carry in Nuna.
This Merino/Silk/Bamboo blend yields 191 yards of sport weight softness
in each 50g hank.
A beautiful new shawl knit with 4 hanks of Nuna. I foolishly had this design knit in purple – a color that almost always photographs poorly. Please check out the link to see this great shawl knit in other colors.
Jen found a way to style this shawl
to show off its best
stitch pattern features.
An extremely popular cowl by
Andrea Mowry. Just 3 hanks of Nuna will make this cowl. Choose 3 of our 35 colors in Nuna- 1 hank each.
WOW! What a cool design- including beads! Takes just one hank of Nuna. FREE Pattern. This might make a great group project.
Head to Owl Be Beading for a huge selection of Size 6 beads.
Written for 4 colors of Nuna. You are going to love knitting this design- you will not get bored!
This has been a very popular design. You will need 2 hanks of Nuna. Make it shorter with just one hank of Nuna. The yarn will give this incredible drape.
FREE Pattern.
A soft and warm design for fall. Needs just 2 hanks of Nuna –
one each color.
FREE Pattern.
A beautiful favorite by
Heidi Kirrmaier. Nuna will give this design the drape it needs.
A light weight poncho written
for Nuna.
A very delicate design for 3 colors of Nuna.

Madeinetosh Wool + Cotton

We welcome our new Madelinetosh Wool + Cotton
50% Superwash Merino is blended with 50% Pima Cotton for
a supersoft DK. When dyed, the cotton does not take the dye as the wool does, so the resultant colors are softly muted.
You will love the look! Machine wash cold on gentle cycle, air dry flat.
9 colorways available.
Customers LOVE this summery sweater.
A FREE pattern written for a wide range of sizes.
A market bag pattern written for crocheters.
A great design for Babies & Kids to knit up in Wool + Cotton.
I love this design. And it is perfect
for Wool & Cotton. Written in sizes
3 months to 9 years.
A FREE Pattern written for adult sizes. Just one hank needed.
A cute, circular yoke, fair isle pullover for kids. Written by Andrea Mowry.
Here is a Great Baby Blanket Idea
You can also make a dynamite Heirloom baby blanket with just 3 hanks of Wool & Cotton. Our new book 667
features 4 baby blankets written at a gauge that will work so well for this new Madelinetosh yarn.
3 hanks will be needed for each blanket.

Full Classes Now in Session!

They may look a bit different… but classes are BACK!!
The Knitter‘s Edge has resumed offering 2 hour classes!
Each classroom can hold 8-10 students. Masks are optional.
You can bring your water or coffee if it is in a closed container.
Class price: $10.00 cash only. Sign up now!
Millie will add a class beginning July 7.
JoAnne will add a class beginning July 8.
Remember these are 2 hour classes.
More offerings may be added in time.
Call to sign up: 610-419-9276
Monday: Julia- 10:00, 1:00
Tuesday: Eileen- 10:00, 1:00 Pat- 10:00, 1:00
Wednesday: Becky- 10:00, 1:00, 4:00 Pat- 10:00, 1:00
Maggie- 6:30 Millie- 6:30 (beginning July 7)
Thursday: Eileen- 10:00, 1:00 JoAnne- 10:00 (beginning July 8)
Friday: Pat- 10:00, 1:00
Saturday: Pat- 10:00, 1:00 Becky – 10:00, 1:00.
Please remember- if you sign up for a class, and find that you cannot make it,


On Friday July 9, Julia will start her next KAL- Summer Flies! She will offer guidance on 2 patterns this time- Summer Flies and Summer Flies Again. Patterns are quite similar, one being much larger. We suggest a worsted weight yarn such as: Comfort Worsted, Neve Cotton (shown here in yellow), Worsted Merino Superwash, Madelinetosh tosh DK, Galway Worsted, or Denim DK (we just got new colors and restock). So purchase your pattern and yarn, check your gauge, and be ready to start on July 9! Both of these designs begin with the garter tab- the first thing Julia will go over.
Julia will be using a new yarn called Painted Sky- this softly drifting worsted weight wool will add more color to this design. (See Painted Sky Below)
One of our absolute favorite shawls. The 7 pattern stitch sections will keep you interested. There is also an extended border (shown above). The pattern is extremely well written, including end of row stitch counts. Requires about 380 yards of a worsted weight yarn, but we can help you adjust things to work with DK weight yarns as well.
For those who desire a larger shawl, may we suggest you try the
Summer Flies Again. The first 5 sections are the same as Summer Flies,
followed by additional larger sections.
Requires about 700 yards of a worsted weight yarn.
If you have already knit up a Summer Flies shawl, please post a photo for us on our Facebook Group Page. OR… you can email your photo to us at unwind@theknittersedge.com. Please include the name of the yarn you used.
All these photos will allow knitters to view many yarn ideas
for The Summer Flies shawls. We thank you!

Great Portable Projects

TML Triple Twist is an Aran weight yarn with three strands of
Tosh Merino Light twisted together. Squishy and soft.
130 yards/hank
We carry this great yarn on 26 colorways!!
A one hank project. Just add a colorful pompon! FREE Pattern.
A FREE Pattern for one or two hanks Written specifically for
TML Triple Twist.