E-News January 5th, 2018

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Ideas for January-
A Time for New Beginnings
Pattern 3139 Gansey Afghan – a new sampler throw knit in Homestead- learn new stitch patterns as you work on a warm afghan.
Knit 101 & Crochet 101 classes- join a class and learn something new.
A crochet scarf done in Seasons as part of
Crochet 101- beginner crochet classes
Make a sampler scarf knit with 2 hanks of 
Worsted Merino Superwash. 
Learn new stitches as you work.
This is a FREE Pattern with your yarn purchase.
Join a Weaving class and really learn something new!!  Weaving 101- January 16 & 23.
See below in Class section for more details. 
What’s New?
        New from Appalachian Baby
Appalachian Baby Organic cotton is 100% American made.
The new Pure & Simple Crochet Baby Blanket kit
Pick A Knit sampler baby blanket kit is a quick knit.
The newly released Baby Doe Poncho kit for any sweet little one.
        New Wrist Rulers
Now you can be ever ready to measure your knitting  with a ruler right on your arm.
Available in plastic and in real leather
FLEECE 100% Bluefaced Leicester from
West Yorkshire Spinners

Beautiful, natural single ply aran weight Fleece

is so supersoft!  Perfect for that cowl around your neck, and so warm on your head.  3 colors.

A FREE 2 hank softly cabled Hat/Cowl set.

One hank will make each piece.  Get the pattern FREE with your yarn purchase.
Its time to knit something for yourself.  Please consider these great cabled cardigans by Thea Colman

Knit in Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage- come try it on.

Knit this beauty in Tosh Vintage, Galway,  or Worsted Merino Superwash.
Classes Coming Up 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:
Monday Jan 8– 1:00 – 3:00
Building Blocks with Julia– A Knit Afghan
We will be continuing with this great class.  Make a throw with different blocks- learn new stitches and techniques as you go.  Join in anytime.  Class meets once a month.  Call to sign up and for more details. 
Tuesday Jan 9–  6:30 – 8:30 pm
Needlefelting with Lauren.  
Join Lauren on a Tuesday evening for some felting fun.  Please call to sign up.
Weaving 101- Tuesday Jan 16 & 23
Beginning Weaving is back with Lynn.  Learn to warp your loom, and calculate how much yarn you will need.  Weave a scarf using one of several color patterns.  Class includes yarn, use of a loom for the 2 weeks, all teaching materials, and 6 hours of lesson.  Cost:  $85.  call to sign up and for more information.  Great gift to ask for this Christmas!
A Crochet Throw- a year long project with Becky
Beginning Wednesday Jan 17– 1-3 pm

A collection of 12 blocks to crochet in Encore Worsted- each block teaching a new stitch so your skills will grow with each month’s class.  Less than one ball of yarn needed for each block.  Requires  

Book 659.   

Call to sign up.
Beginning Monday Jan 22– 1:00 – 3:00
Make a sweater for ME! with Julia
Using a choice of top down sweater patterns, its time to make a sweater for yourself … or for a loved one.   Make a pullover or a cardigan such as Harvest shown here.  Call to sign up.
What’s In the Pool?
Pure Peruvian Wool– Only $6.00 /100g ball
A little warmth in this icy cold weather
This week the pool is overflowing with a 100% worsted weight Peruvian wool.  Each 100g ball contains 210 yards of highland wool.  About 6 tonal colorways available.  Works with all Galway Worsted patterns.
Rafa’s Hat by Joji- a FREE pattern for Him or Her.  Knit with just one ball of our new Peruvian Wool.
Cabeladabra– a cabled top down pullover knit in Galway- on display at The Knitter’s Edge
Pattern 3238– ladies pullover
About Us
You can email us at [email protected] 
Visit our website at www.theknittersedge.com
Check out our extensive list of classes.
I know you will find one you will enjoy… and remember,
there is never a commitment.  Try one class, or several, it’s your choice.
JoAnne Turcotte
We are located at:
1601 West Broad St
Bethlehem, PA  18018
Store Hours:
Mon: 9:30 – 4:00
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 9:30 – 9:00
Fri/Sat: 9:30 – 4:00
Closed Sundays