E-News June 7th, 2019

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New Madelinetosh has Arrived

New colors of Madelinetosh have just arrived. All of our Tosh qualities have seen an influx of color this week. You must come see in person!
The shelves are full!

Becky’s Log Cabin Class

Join Becky this Saturday afternoon (June 8 | 1-3pm) to learn about the construction of Log Cabin designs. Knit up a simple log cabin piece with Fantasy Naturale. Yarn kits available- bring size 7 needles.
A More Complex
Log Cabin Cloth
A Multi Color
Log Cabin Blanket
One Color
Log Cabin Blanket

Seasons

You are going to love this blanket!!

Seasons is a chunky weight blend of acrylic, wool, and nylon in a chainette construction. The colors drift to produce a multitude of shade variations.
A Shifty Baby Throw is our own FREE Baby Blanket design.
You need just 1 ball each of 2 colors of Seasons.
For those of you afraid to take on the Shift Cowl or Nightshift shawl,
this is the practice piece for you!!
We used Seasons colors 34 & 43 for our shifty baby throw, but there are soooo many other color combinations to choose from. Just 1 ball each is needed.
Seasons Socks
Fast socks can be knit with just one ball of Seasons- FREE Pattern
Seasons Baby/Toddler Vest
FREE Pattern
for 6 months to 4 years
Seasons Side to Side Shrug
FREE Pattern to knit in one piece- side to side for vertical stripes.

CoBaSi Plus is on Sale- 33% off

CoBaSi Plus – now at 33% off
A blend of Cotton, Silk and Bamboo with a bit of nylon elastic for stretch.
177 yards/100g hank
Soft and machine washable, CoBaSi Plus will also be a go-to for hardy garments.
An absolutely beautiful cardigan- for when you want that special garment. Knit it in CoBaSi Plus
The back of Little Wave has incredible texture.
One of our favorite design teams- TinCan Knits produces great patterns for beginning knitters and up. Knit Antler Cardigan in CoBaSi Plus.
Written for sizes newborn to 4XL.
Call to register for Joe Cole’s Newest Dyeing Class: Speckle It! Saturday
June 15 | 10-12 and 1-3pm. Morning Class is Full- but a few seats are left in the afternoon class- Register NOW! Call for more info.

New from What the Flock Yarns

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 Flocking Sock Xtra and NOW in Flocking Sock Sparkle too!!!

Classes

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.
Anthology with Maggie
Beginning Tuesday June 11
6:30 – 8:30pm
NOTE DATE CHANGE
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
NightShift, & The Shift
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
Continues June 3 & June 10
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
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
June 3, 10 plus Summer Mon & Wed Mornings
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
Mondays 1-3pm with Julia
June 3, 10 plus Summer Mon & Wed Mornings
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, on June 3, 10, and beyond for great summer knitting.
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.
Log Cabin Cloth
Saturday June 8 |1-3pm with Becky
Join Becky to learn how to create a Log Cabin Design. Includes color choices, picking up sts, calculations. Fantasy Naturale yarn packs available. Size 7 needles needed. Please 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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