E-News June 19th, 2018

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Big Weekend Ahead




Joe is coming to TKE on Saturday with all kinds of new colorways plus more Striping Cakes!

You do not want to miss all of this What the Flock Goodness!


Saturday June 23– 1-3pm

Needlefelting with Lauren Loeffler


You know how much fun this is by now!  Join Lauren for another great class.  Just bring $$ for the roving and other felting supplies. Please call to sign up.

One More Look

Silky Wool- one of my favorite yarns!

Silky Wool is a DK weight softly textured yarn.  We carry this beautiful fiber in over 80 colors-  so there is definitely one for you!  Consider one of these beautiful patterns for your next project, and make it in SIlky Wool!


Small Talk Shawl –  FREE Crochet pattern

A lovely large shawl that is crocheted.  
For advanced beginner crocheters. 

Lace Sampler Shawl –  A FREE Pattern at The Knitter’s Edge

This lovely lace shawl is long enough to wrap around you.  
15 different lace patterns will keep you very interested.

Silky Wool Arrow Cowl –
A New FREE Pattern exclusively at The Knitter’s Edge

An easy to knit multidirectional cowl that can be easily enlarged or lengthened.



Now this one is a real favorite.  Use 3 colors of Silky Wool to knit up a real stunner.


So I am Back from TNNA

I just spent several days in Cleveland, Ohio at the industry trade show TNNA.  Saw lots of great new products, design trends, and fun accessories.  I was able to bring a few things back with me (small stuff) that I can share with all of you this week.  Much, much more will be coming soon.
Safety Pin Stitch Markers- pkg of 12.   These are great workhorse pieces.
Yarn Ball Stitch Markers- pkg of 6.  
So cute- you will want (if not NEED) a set of these.

Ravelry Inspirations

and they are all shown in Joe Cole’s WTF yarns!


Out Cattin’ Around

Knit with Joe Cole’s new 10 step micro minis.  

A set of 10 — 10g mini skeins in gradient shades.  
You can also use a 100g hank for this shawlette.
Jen really knows how to show off a beautiful piece!


A large and lovely shawl knit with 2 skeins of What The Flock Flockin’ Sock- one semi solid and one speckled skein.


Marcato Shawl

The latest shawl pattern from Annah Burnes.  Shown in What The Flock Flockin’ Sock Xtra- Crazy Unicorn!


Its Time for Baseball!! 

Our 8th Annual Iron Pigs outing will be held on 
Monday, August 27.  Tickets on sale starting today!  Cost $11.  Cash only please.  Call for more info or see the flyer download below.
Click Here to download the full flyer. 

Classes Coming Soon

This Week’s Classes

Click on this link to get the full weekly schedule of classes.
We have over 30 classes each week!
Other classes coming soon:

Saturday June 23– 1-3pm

Needlefelting With Lauren

Come play with wool in a new way- needlefelting.
No skills needed.  Call to sign up.

Technique Classes

We will be adding technique classes for the summer- come add to your skills with these one time classes.

Monday June 25  1-3pm – Left Slanting Decreases with Becky

The right slanting k2tog always looks good, but what about that left slanting decrease?.  Well there is more than one way to make it look as good as its counterpart.  Let Becky show you how while knitting up this fun washcloth.
You will need 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale cotton and size 7 needles.  Call to sign up please.
Pat is here in the evenings this summer- come join some of her Wednesday evening technique oriented classes.

Wednesday June 13 & 20 & 27  —  6:30 – 8:30pm

Tunisian Crochet with Pat

You will be learning this style of crochet while making a small project- bring any tunisian hook- size I, J, or K if you have one.
Fantasy Naturale yarn will be available for sale in class.
A third class- on June 27 has been added!!

Weaving is Back!!

Open Weaving Night- Monday June 25– 6-8pm

Bring your loom and join us for a FREE evening of weaving with other weavers.  Learn a thing or two, ask questions, or just relax and weave.  Call to sign up please.

Beginner Classes!

At TKE we are proud to have so many classes perfect for beginners. If one of these special sessions doe not fit your schedule- do not worry- beginners are always welcome in any regular class, at any time. 

Wednesday 10-12 with Julia – Beginning knit & crochet 

Welcome all newbies.  Call to sign up.

Wednesdays– 1-3pm with Becky –  Crochet for all levels

Learn to crochet with us- beginners as well as seasoned crocheters welcome.   Many project ideas available including our exclusive Crochet 101 series.  Call to join us.
Spend your Saturdays with us:

Saturdays 10-12 with Becky- Beginning Knit & Crochet 

Call to sign up.

Saturdays 1-3 with Martha- Beginning Knit & Crochet

Whether you are a newbie knitter or crocheter, join Martha for a new beginner’s class.  Call to sign up.

What’s in the Pool?   Last Few Days

Bella Lino –  25% off

Bella Lino –  NOW 25% off
Bella Lino is a lightweight yarn that creates an airy fabric with long, harmonious stripes on a linen-hued base. This beautiful yarn comes in a palette of summer-friendly shades. Sport weight blend of Linen, Rayon, and cotton. 
Bella Lino Drop Stitch Scarf – a FREE Pattern for just 3 balls of Bella Lino. 
Nizana Crochet Top – an easy crochet design  for beginners through experienced crocheters.
Bella Lino Cowl- takes just 2 balls –  A FREE Pattern available at The Knitter’s Edge.