E-News June 16th, 2020

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2 New Berroco Kits!

Berroco has outdone itself! We think this is Berroco’s best Drop Ship Project deal yet! They have put together kits for two of their most popular baby blankets in their
These kits can be drop shipped directly to you!
2 new Baby blankets- knit in Comfort products and Berroco is including the pattern book FREE. This isn’t just a pattern- it’s a FULL 158 page Baby & Toddler pattern BOOK full of knit & crochet patterns by Norah Gaughan and the Berroco design team. I’ll repeat… The pattern book is included FREE!!! (a $19.95 value)
Thank you Berroco!

Book sells for $19.95 Get it FREE in these baby blanket kits.

To make this cheerful circular blanket, one cable is repeated 16 times, resulting in an amazing profusion of texture. Cost $49.
Solaria is knit with 6– 100g balls of Comfort Chunky. And Berroco is letting you pick your color from their full Comfort Chunky color line! When you order your Solaria Kit- remember to add the color number, and suggest a second color choice.
Inspired by 20th Century artwork, this blanket is created with 20 garter stitch squares, some in solid colors, while others use multiple shades. Tackle one block at a time. Cost $79
Select your color set when you order from us.
Comfort Worsted is a yarn you know and love. This acrylic/nylon blend is washable & dryable with low pilling.
Get a closer look at the colors below by checking out the Berroco Comfort Worsted Colorcard.
Moderne Blanket #1
MC 9702 CC 9731, 9733, 9764, 9717, 9753
Moderne Blanket #2
MC 9701 CC 9729, 9720, 9771, 9713, 9734
Moderne Blanket #3
MC 9700 CC 9715, 9714, 9712, 9710, 9772
Julia is leading a new Knit A Long that started
Monday, June 15.
Join Julia on our Facebook Group Page.
Come see us at TKE.
Get your pattern & yarn.
Check your gauge.
And CAST ON!!!!
An interesting, educational, and just plain fun knit for 3 colors of fingering weight yarn. Julia will guide you through this design on our New Facebook Knitter’s Edge Group Page. Join our group now if you don’t already belong. Call, email or come in to get your yarn and pattern for this beautiful project
(we can wind yarns for you now) and cast on.
On Monday, Julia started this KAL by showing how to work the Garter Tab cast on. First small section complete! Julia will guide you all along the way. Please join us.
“Help Sessions” began Monday June 15.
These 50 minute semi-private “classes” will get you over the rough spots in your projects. Cost is $10 cash. Please call us to schedule your session- Monday through Saturday. Teachers are Maggie, Becky, Eileen, and Pat.
Julia will be joining in soon as well.

There are now 3 ways to shop:

  1. Curbside pick up- no contact- let us be your your personal shopper!
  2. Mail order- delivered straight to your door.
  3. Come on in! We are now open! Monday to Saturday- 10am -4pm.

Customer Store Polices for the

Yellow Phase

Please take a moment to read the following guidelines.

 Store hours: 10am-4pm Monday through Saturday.

 

  •  If you feel ill, do not enter the shop. We are offering contact-less curbside pickup and mail order services. To place an order, please call the shop at 610-419-9276.
  •  In order to abide by Social Distancing Guidelines, only 6 customers are permitted in shop at one time.
  •  Masks should be properly worn at all times when in the shop to protect our staff and other customers.
  •  Use provided hand sanitizer upon entering the shop.
  •  Currently the following areas are closed to the public: bathroom, kitchen, classrooms, and seating area.
  •  No food or drinks are permitted in the store.
  •  Keep social distance rules in mind, please respect each other and our employees.
  •   Beginning Monday June 15, 50 minute semi-private help session “Classes” will be available by appointment only. Please call ahead to reserve your space. Cost is $10 cash only, please bring exact change if possible.
  •   As a courtesy, rewards that have expired between March 17th and June 5th have been extended until June 20, 2020.
  •  We can wind yarn for you.
  •  We have designated the following shopping times for At Risk customers: Mondays from 9-10am, by appointment only.
  •  These guidelines are subject to change; we will continuously reevaluate as the situation evolves.

New Colors, New Design

Hot Cakes
75 Acrylic/25 Wool
404 yd/200g
Worsted Weight 20 sts =4″
2 new colors in the fine line of self striping cakes of Encore Worsted
404 yards of striping colorway in each 200g cake. The yarn is Encore Worsted and it coordinates with so many Encore solids. 10 colorways available.
Color 12- Turquoise Treat
Color 11- Sugar Plum
Or new FREE pattern F977 for 4 blocks knit all in one piece. Minimal Sewing. Border is then added to produce a 32″ square blanket. All Garter stitch- this is an easy knit. Learn to pick up stitches with little thinking needed- just pick up every ridge or every stitch. Come see these blankets in person! You could also use 5 colors of Encore- just one ball for each block and one for the border. Very versatile pattern.
Shown below are other FREE patterns for Hotcakes.
A beautiful lined knit baby throw shown in color 5- Pastel Mix
Just one cake needed.
FREE Pattern.
Hotcakes Granny Throw
Boy is this ever pretty- 2 cakes of Neon Mix color 8 are used to crochet this blanket.
FREE Pattern.

Kits- get them while they last!

Flower Power
An intarsia flower washcloth. Learn this new technique in an easy affordable way. Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale to make this one cloth. Cost $6.
Mini Pic a Knit Baby Blanket
A lovely soft and pure knit in Appalachian Baby Organic Cotton.
A great knit that really keeps your interest with changing stitch patterns and colors. Kits are all ready to go in the colorways shown. $40
A full bodied worsted weight Superwash merino with 10% silk for a bit of sheen for even more softness! This fiber comes only in Natural colors. We have created blanket kits that are sure to become family heirlooms.
This kit contains enough Arequipa Worsted to knit up either of these baby blankets. Yarn, pattern for both blankets, plus a project bag included at the very special price of $45.
Kits available on colors 303 and 304 only. 8 balls of Arequipa Worsted will create this beautiful patterned 39″ x 50″ afghan. The kit contains yarn and pattern in a gift bag. A definite heirloom! $120
Watermelon Cardigan and Hat Kit
Knit this sweet number out of Calico cotton/acrylic blend. The sweater is so soft and colorful. Written and kitted in one size only- 3 months. Kits ready.