E-News October 15th, 2021

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Merino Superwash- Last Week

On Sale for Just $10

What do you get when you twist a superwash merino with a NON superwash merino? You get a yarn whose plies take the dye differently creating a tonal effect. Welcome Merino Textura!
228 yards/100g hank.
Now on sale for just $10.00. Was $15.99.
12 colors available and many pattern suggestions.
FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase. Takes just 5 hanks.
Ribbed Hat & Cowl
Simple ribbing creates a warm snuggly set. FREE Pattern.
1 hank needed for each.
Broken Seed Stitch Cowl
FREE Pattern for 1 hank each of
2 colors.
An easy knit. See TKE staff for info on the pattern.
FREE Pattern by Tincan Knits
Knit up a pair with just one hank of Merino Textura.
FREE pattern for 4 hanks of
Merino Textura

Vodka Anyone?

We promised something special for October 16 since we could not go to Rhinebeck. We will be hosting a small local distillery:
Come for a taste, buy a bottle, then stay to see our
Glassware Pop Up Shop hosted by a few of our customers.
Blue Steel Vodka is a micro-distillery based in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Our premium vodka is handcrafted with locally grown Lehigh Valley Potatoes.
The Knitting Girls Glassware
A collection of handmade pieces created locally by some of
our customers.
Here is just a sampling of the many pieces they will be bringing.
Please visit on October 16 to see many more beautiful glass pieces.
12″ x 12″ Christmas Plate
Penn State Christmas Tray
Candle Holder
Spoon Rest

Halloween Washcloths Anyone?

With just one hank of Fantasy Naturale cotton you can knit up a FREE pattern for a fun Halloween cloth. Surprise someone you love this holiday. 6 FREE patterns shown below. This designer: Daisy & Storm had many FREE cloth patterns. They can also be used with Encore for Afghan squares.
100% Brazilian cotton.
140 yards /100g hank.
We carry about 60 colors- just a few shown here.


We have a limited number of 100g balls of this great cotton/acrylic blend.
We are now offering it with 2 free crochet patterns. Buy one ball- get both patterns FREE. Each takes just one ball to make up.
ULURU contains 382 yards/100g ball. Price: $12.99
Princess Scarf
Takes just one ball of ULURU to crochet this elegant piece.
FREE pattern.
South Bay Shawlette
A stunningly beautiful shawl to crochet with just one ball of ULURU.
FREE Pattern.

Furreal Ripple Throw

NEW FREE pattern at The Knitter‘s Edge.
Our Ripple throw is knit with a double strand of Encore
plus a single strand of Furreal used as an accent.
Furreal Ripple Throw
This long length throw takes 8–100g balls of Encore Worsted
plus 2– 100g balls of Furreal.
FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase. Size is 36″ x 66″.
Furreal Ripple Throw
The FREE Throw pattern also contains instructions for a shorter length throw. Takes 5–100g balls of Encore plus just 1–100g ball of Furreal.
FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase. Size is 36″ x 40″
This smaller size would also make a great baby blanket.
A faux fur yarn with 71 yards/100g. We carry 15 colorways.

Need a Stocking for Christmas?

One of our highly skilled knitters has ready made handknit stockings for sale plus 2 additional designs that can be ready before the holidays (with prepaid order prior to Nov 1). The top 3 designs ( A, B, & E) are ready to go- just need to have your choice of name added. Price: $80.00 All are knit in Encore Worsted. I highly recommend this knitter‘s work. I promise you will be very satisfied. Call JoAnne for more information.
Stocking A
Stocking B
Stocking E
Stocking C
Can be ready before Christmas
Stocking D
Can be ready before Christmas

New KALs are ready

Let’s learn EntreLac
First up will be JoAnne with a Facebook Group Page KAL to make an entrelac Washcloth. I will lead you step by step through the project. All you need is one hank of Fantasy Naturale and size 7 or 8 needles. The pattern is presented as a downloadable link below. So get your materials ready for a fun fast engaging project. Plus once you learn entrelac you can try so many great designs.
Entrelac Washcloth-
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Takes less than 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale. I suggest you pick a print shade, as its more fun in this design than a solid color. Download the FREE pattern and get started.