E-News October 27th, 2020

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This is Our Best Hat Week

This week, our Bulletin Board is full of HATS!
For this newsletter you will see close ups of the 12 hats of
The Year of Hats by Kelbourne Woolens.
All of these hats (as well as the rest on the board) are knit in either
Galway Worsted or Homestead. And all patterns are FREE.
We have just restocked Galway Worsted, Homestead, and Homestead Tweed for the best selection possible! All of these patterns are
FREE with your yarn purchase. Which ones are your favorites?

Ready for a New KAL?

On Friday November 6, Julia will start a new KAL on
We knit our Weekender in Galway. Julia will be using Homestead. Take a look at the pattern on Ravelry. Come see the sweater in person, pick out your yarn and get ready! This is a great Fall project. Pattern is written in 9 sizes.
Available in about 60 colors at
The Knitter‘s Edge.
Available in solids and tweed shades.

Fair Isle Yarn

75 Superwash Merino/25 Nylon
246 yds/150g
Aran Weight Gauge
Available now in 16 colorways. This is one of my favorite yarns for warm winter accessories. Perfect for Boot socks! Just one cake will make most of these projects. Many patterns available. Price: $19.99/150g cake
Fingerless Mitts
Knit them to go with your Ribbed Hat. One Cake makes both projects.
FREE Pattern at The Knitter‘s Edge.
Ribbed Hat for men or women.
One cake makes this hat plus the Fingerless Mitts. Hat can be knit longer as well. FREE pattern.
Our own pattern for Boot Socks.
Can also be knit as slipper socks. Keep your feet warm and cozy this winter. Just one cake of Fair Isle is needed. FREE pattern.
Using TincanKnits
you can make a family of mittens. Here we knit up the largest men’s size with just one cake of Fair Isle.
FREE Pattern.

Casapinka’s Glamping Blanket

Casapinka’s Glamping Blanket
Kitted for Drop Shipment by Berroco in Berroco Vintage Chunky.
Kit is presented in 4 sizes, and 4 color combos. You choose your size and colors. Pattern must be purchased from Ravelry and will be available on October 30. You can check out the Ravelry page information now:
Casapinka will be holding a KAL beginning Nov 6 if you are interested.
But order your yarn kit now!
NOTE: Glamping Blanket can also be knit in Encore Chunky
You purchase the kit from us.
Kit will be shipped by Berroco directly to your door.
52% Acrylic, 40% Wool, 8% Nylon
136 yds/100g hank
Machine wash inside out/cold water, gentle cycle. Lay flat to dry.
Check out the colors on the Berroco Vintage Chunky Colorcard.
Finished Measurements, yarn amount and price:
  1. Cat Blanket– 18 X 22”– takes 4 hanks of yarn— $43.00
  2. Baby Blanket – 24 X 36” — takes 7 hanks of yarn — $70.00
  3. Dog/ Lap Blanket – 35 X 44” — takes 9 hanks of yarn— $88.00
  4. Sofa Blanket – 46 X 58” — takes 16 hanks of yarn — $151.00
Yarn Amounts for color per size: Cat (Baby, Dog, Sofa)
Color A: 1 (2, 3, 5)hanks/ 68 (143, 250, 430)g;
Color B: 1 (2, 2, 4) hanks/55 (114, 200, 344)g
Color C: 1, (2, 2, 4) hanks/55 (114, 200, 344)g
Color D: 1, (1, 2, 3) hanks/37 (77, 135, 231)g
So… Choose your size, choose your color combo,
call us to order your yarn kit!
Pattern will be available on Ravelry on Oct 30.
(Pattern is NOT included in the kit)
Color Set 1
A/6121, B/6101, C/6110 and D/6104
Color Set 2
A/6151, B/6107, C/6106, and D/6101
Color Set 3
A/6101, B/6113, C/6149, and D/6125
Color Set 4
A/6167, B/6185, C/6175, D/6190

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