Monthly Archives: June 2010

Class Schedule Updated

Classes are filling up and new ones being added all the time, so be sure to subscribe and receive updates about classes, Knit-Ups, new products, techniques and more.  Click here for updated information about classes registration. Subscribers receive email notifications … Continue reading

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Learn Tunisian Crochet July 10 & 24

Tunisian crochet is a needlework technique that borrows elements from both knitting and crochet, creating sort of a fusion of the two techniques. It’s sometimes referred to as afghan crochet, afghan stitch, tricot crochet, crochet knit, tunis crochet, or shepherd’s … Continue reading

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New Class Added: Get Your Socks On!

Master Knitter Jennifer Adair will show us how to make socks, starting with an adorable pair of baby booties; yarn is included in class fee.  For details on this and other classes, click here.

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Classes for Newbies & New Ideas

Three fabulous knitters—Lyn Brandmeir, Jennifer Adair and Erin Elkins—will be teaching us how to do techniques from the most basic to a little more advanced knitting, as well as two hot trends:  Tunisian crochet and amigurumi.  Small class sizes ensure … Continue reading

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June 12 Prize Winners Announced

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Can knitting make you healthier?

Some research suggests that activities like knitting and crocheting can provide health benefits like lowering blood pressure and stimulating the brain.  Knitting may not do as much for cardiovascular health as, say, 30 minutes on the treadmill, but it could … Continue reading

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Knitters Flock to Opening

It was a great first day… everyone from master knitters to novices came by for yarn, bags, kits, accessories, patterns, and inspiration.  Troy Berggren dropped off some creative woven-and-felted needle cases to go with her fabulous and funky yarns.  Lise … Continue reading

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