E-News January 9th, 2018

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January is a Time for ME!
Meander by Lori Versaci

I love this design- the pockets are awesome!  This would make a wonderful go-to cardigan for Spring.

A lightweight design for Winter to Spring to knit in a yarn like Breathless by Shalimar.  
Many colorways available.
FREE pattern this week with your purchase of Encore Chunky or Chunky Merino Superwash.

Crochet this bag with Encore Chunky Tweed or Homestead Tweed.

What’s New?
Rockshelter by Meadowcroft Dyeworks
400 yards of superwash merino.  This fingering weight base is perfect for Meadowcroft Dyeworks magnificant colorways. 
Be Simple Variations– FREE pattern for 1 hank of Rockshelter.  And thik how beautiful this yarn would be in Hitchhiker!!
Check out the Meadowcroft dyeworks website for all kinds of beautiful designs knit in Rockshelter’s #1 colorway: Guatamalannesss (don’t be afraid of its natural heat).
 Addi Flexi-Flips are back in stock!
Just came in late today.  If you preordered some- expect a call tomorrow!
Some New Designs to Try
Playtime by Lori Versaci
A mini garter stitch top down cardi for  your little one.  Here we knit ours in Happy Feet Splash.  Just one hank needed for the 0-3 mon size.
Another design that is perfect for Happy Feet splash- written in baby sizes.  Happy Feet Splash, and Happy Feet are fingering weight blends of Superwash Merino Wool and Nylon.
Chalet is a chainette constructed blend of super soft Baby Alpaca and bamboo.  All Natural shades.
A geometric cowl for Chalet or Chateau.  We left out the thin pop color stripe in our sample garment.

Chateau is a dyed color range of Chalet.  Same Baby Alpaca/ Bamboo blend.
Tri Rib Cowl– a 3 color cowl using 3 hanks of either Chalet or Chateau.  A FREE Pattern.
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:
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.

Pattern 3239– make a great man’s sweater in our sale priced Peruvian Wool

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
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