E-News June 14th, 2019

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All WTF Yarns on sale 10% off

Saturday ONLY

Call to register for Joe Cole’s Dyeing Class: Speckle It! Saturday
June 15 | 10-12 and 1-3pm. Morning Class is Full- but 1 seat is still available in the afternoon class! Register NOW! Call for more info.
An easy to knit, adjustable size shawlette that works up so fast & easy with
just one hank of WTF Flockin Sock Xtra- or dye your own this Saturday!
FREE Pattern
Joe’s newest colorway for the
4th of July is called
Pop It & Rock It!
This 464 yd/ 100g hank of Sock yarn is available now in WTF Flockin Sock Xtra and in Flockin Sock Sparkle!
Joe Cole also dyed some of his wonderful Flockin DK in his Pop It & Rock It! colorway. One hank will make a fast pair of short cuff socks.
FREE pattern for sizes Infant through Adult.
Also a great pattern for any of Joe’s other DK colorways!
Get your hank this Saturday when
ALL WTF Yarns will be on sale 10% off!!

Design your Own Fair Isle with Maggie

Join Maggie NOW on Tuesday nights 6:30 – 8:30 to design your own Fair Isle Hat or Cowl using TinCanKnits FREE Pattern Anthology.
Maggie has designed her cowl using 4 colors of DK Merino Superwash.
Yarn kits available in this yarn- you choose the colors!!

CoBaSi Plus- Now 33% off

Cobasi Plus is the worsted weight big brother of CoBaSi and CoBaSi DK.
This non – wool blend of Cotton, Bamboo, & Silk is a delight to knit with.
Many colors still available in CoBaSi Plus- all at 33% off.
Written for Cobasi Plus- the perfect school pullover for your hard working boy or girl. FREE Pattern.
A FREE Pattern for a necessary accessory – knit it in CoBaSi Plus.
A wonderful non wool supersoft yarn. FREE Pattern.

Ravelry Inspirations

Marigold (crochet)
A beautiful crochet shawlette to work in a fingering weight such as Freia Shawl Ball.
Alternating medallion cables to knit in Berroco Comfort. FREE Pattern.
Gansey Style socks to knit in any of our fingering weight sock yarns. May I suggest Happy Feet DyeForMe with 480 yards! FREE Pattern.
So pretty and so simple. Try this shawl in a gradient Mad Hatter set or a drifting colorway in Colourscapes or Pattercakes.
Drift by Norah Gaughan
WOW- A FREE pattern for a stunning classic cardigan by this #1 designer. Knit it up in Worsted Merino Superwash, Galway, or Comfort.
What interesting construction!
I suggest knitting this in Marble Chunky for a warm washable wrap.
Make it a lighter weight in Icon.


This Week’s Classes

 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes

Warping Lab with Lynn
Tuesday June 18 & 25 | 3:15 – 6:15pm
Ready to take the next step in your rigid heddle experience?
During the first session you will either plan & warp your own project or choose to work on a pre-planned project making coasters. Must have experience with direct warping. This is not a “teaching how to warp” class. However, guidance will be available to assist and answer questions.
Session two will allow students to complete their work and explore other pattern options for the rigid heddle loom. Class fee: $55.00.
Loom rental: $10. Project materials are additional. Please call to register.
Tuesday evenings
6:30 – 8:30pm with Maggie
Design your own Fair Isle Hat or Cowl. This wonderful fun design by Tin Can Knits comes with black & white grid charts to color in with colored pencils. See what your project will look like before you knit. We love Tin Can Knits! This is a
FREE Pattern. Check out Ravelry to see what over 500 others have done!
Maggie is using DK Merino Superwash. Anthology
Its Summer Project Time
Monday July 1 | 1-3pm with Julia
Summer is a great time to work on a larger sweater or shawl project. So if you have one started or want to begin a perfect summer garment- Join Julia on July 1. Julia has lots of warm weather knitting ideas, such as Julia’s own design: Storm Chasing.
Call to sign up.
NightShift, & The Shift
Summer Mon & Wed Mornings 10-12pm
Join Julia to knit up your “one of a kind” Nightshift shawl or Shift cowl. We will have several samples to show and so many colors of yarn to choose from. If you can’t make Julia’s class- join in almost any other class to work on your shawl. This is a shop wide project! We are all joining in!
Soldotna Crop with Julia
Summer Mon & Wed Mornings 10-12pm
Knit in Silky Wool, this adorable crop top is so fashionable these days. Julia will lead you through the Fair Isle work in this fine design. During the Summer, come to Julia’s Monday &/or Wednesday morning classes for additional work on the Soldotna Crop or Navelli.
Navelli with Julia
Summer Mon & Wed Mornings 10-12pm
Another cropped Fair Isle Top- this one knit in a fingering weight yarn such as Breathless. Julia will lead you through this design if you choose, during any Monday or Wednesday morning summer class, plus Monday July 1 | 1-3pm.
New Beginner’s Class
Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:30 with Regina
Regina’s class is working on hats in the round right now, and soon will be taking on a baby sweater in pieces where they will learn increases, decreases. and most importantly seaming! Please call to sign up.
Mosaic Cloth
Saturday June 22 |1-3pm with Becky
Join Becky to learn how to create mosaic designs. We have many mosaic shawls to share but most need to hone their skills on a small project first- we suggest a washcloth. Yarn kits will be available. Bring size 7 needles. Please call to sign up.
Log Cabin Mitts
Monday June 24 | 1-3pm with Becky
So you learned how to construct a log cabin, now use that knowledge to create a pair of mitts. Need light worsted yarn- 3 colors. We suggest Davila or DK Merino Superwash.
See us about yarn kits. Call to sign up.
Fixing Mistakes
Monday June 17 | 1-3pm with JoAnne
A favorite class is back! Learn to correct all those simple errors we all make. Bring needles size 8 or 9. Yarn will be provided.
Please call to sign up.
Beginner & Intermediate Class- Knit & Crochet
Saturdays 1-3pm with Becky
Becky’s Saturday afternoon class has become a beginner-intermediate class- both knit & crochet, with a strong focus on techniques. ALL LEVELS ARE WELCOME.
Please call to sign up.
Skill Builder CAL
Wednesdays 3:30 – 5:30pm with Becky
Began May 1, ongoing class
Join Becky to take up Edie Eckman’s Skill Builder CAL project.
The yarn used for this afghan is Encore Worsted- with over 100 colors to choose from! Increase your skill level, one afghan square at a time.
This Wednesday: Skyping with Edie!
Needlefelting– NEW Class time
Saturday June 29 | 1-3pm with Lauren.
Needlefelting is fun- you all know that by now. First timers can make something great- like this Cactus or Bluebird!
Bring extra cash for fiber and needles. Call to sign up.
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