Posts made in November, 2012

Coming up November 12-18

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Continuing Knitting class, 6 to 8 p.m. Contact the store for registration information.Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. Bring or start a project to donate. Free.Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5.Saturday: Drop Spindling, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. $45. Class includes drop spindle to take home and fiber to work with. Create your own yarn the old-fashioned (and portable) way using a drop spindle, and learn the techniques of drafting and spinning. Sunday: Continuing Knitting class, 10 to noon. Contact the store for registration information.Learn to Knit, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Get an introduction to knitting terms and yarns. Learn the basic knit stitch and get started on an easy project. Contact the store for registration information.Learn to Knit for Kids, 3 to 5 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn the knit stitch and start on a small scarf. Recommended for age 8 and up. Contact the store for registration...

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Coming up November 12-18

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Continuing Knitting class, 6 to 8 p.m. Contact the store for registration information.Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. Bring or start a project to donate. Free.Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5.Saturday: Drop Spindling, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. $45. Class includes drop spindle to take home and fiber to work with. Create your own yarn the old-fashioned (and portable) way using a drop spindle, and learn the techniques of drafting and spinning. Sunday: Continuing Knitting class, 10 to noon. Contact the store for registration information.Learn to Knit, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Get an introduction to knitting terms and yarns. Learn the basic knit stitch and get started on an easy project. Contact the store for registration information.Learn to Knit for Kids, 3 to 5 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn the knit stitch and start on a small scarf. Recommended for age 8 and up. Contact the store for registration...

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  Do you have a lot of projects to crank out? Stop by the store and check out the Addi Express King machine. This tabletop device lets you knit either in the round or back-and-forth. In the circular mode you can make a hat in under 30 minutes. In the flat mode you can create knitted panels about 20 to 22 inches across that can be put together into sweaters, blankets and more.     The Addi Express King retails for $240. A smaller version that is great for kids’ hats and smaller projects costs...

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  Do you have a lot of projects to crank out? Stop by the store and check out the Addi Express King machine. This tabletop device lets you knit either in the round or back-and-forth. In the circular mode you can make a hat in under 30 minutes. In the flat mode you can create knitted panels about 20 to 22 inches across that can be put together into sweaters, blankets and more.     The Addi Express King retails for $240. A smaller version that is great for kids’ hats and smaller projects costs...

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In the Store November 5-11

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Continuing Knitting class, 6 to 8 p.m. Contact the store for registration information.Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. Bring or start a project to donate. Free.Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5.Saturday: My First Socks, 10:30 to 12:30. First of three sessions. $60. Buy or bring supplies. Learn to turn a heel as you produce your first pair of socks. Prepare to become addicted! Contact the store for registration information.Malabrigo Mini-Mitts, 1 to 3 p.m. First of two sessions. $40. Buy or bring supplies. This is a great project for newer knitters who want to expand their skills. Learn to knit in the round, make a thumb gusset, and produce a pair of warm, colorful fingerless gloves.Taygete Shawl Knitalong midway session, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. A help and social session for those participating in our fall knitalong. Sunday: Learn to Crochet, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn the basics of crochet and the most common stitches. Practice on a sampler piece that can turn into a scarf. Contact the store for registration information.Continuing Crochet, 3 to 5 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn to crochet circles and learn more advanced stitches. Contact the store for registration...

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In the Store November 5-11

Tuesday: Evening sit and knit group, 6 to 9 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Wednesday: Midday sit and knit group, noon to 2 p.m. All knitters, crocheters and stitchers welcome! Free.Continuing Knitting class, 6 to 8 p.m. Contact the store for registration information.Thursday: Charity knitting group, noon to 2 p.m. Bring or start a project to donate. Free.Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 plus supplies. No registration required.Project Help, 6 to 8 p.m. Stuck on a project? Need to learn a new technique? Drop in for help. Only $5.Saturday: My First Socks, 10:30 to 12:30. First of three sessions. $60. Buy or bring supplies. Learn to turn a heel as you produce your first pair of socks. Prepare to become addicted! Contact the store for registration information.Malabrigo Mini-Mitts, 1 to 3 p.m. First of two sessions. $40. Buy or bring supplies. This is a great project for newer knitters who want to expand their skills. Learn to knit in the round, make a thumb gusset, and produce a pair of warm, colorful fingerless gloves.Taygete Shawl Knitalong midway session, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. A help and social session for those participating in our fall knitalong. Sunday: Learn to Crochet, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn the basics of crochet and the most common stitches. Practice on a sampler piece that can turn into a scarf. Contact the store for registration information.Continuing Crochet, 3 to 5 p.m. $20. Buy or bring supplies. Learn to crochet circles and learn more advanced stitches. Contact the store for registration...

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