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June 2018

Manos Silky Wool Trunk Show

June 8 - June 29
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Stop in this month and see a gorgeous collection of garments made from Manos del Uruguay Silky Wool. Yarn details: DK 70% merino, 30% silk 150 yds Gauge: 22-24 sts per 4″/10cm Needle: US #4-6/5-6mm $14.75 The show: Silverwood by Lori Gayle Warnock by Sarah Solomon Jessup by Mari Chiba Eyre by Anne Kuo Lukito Cebada by Laura Grutzeck Flore by Julie Hoover Baringo by Anne Kuo Lukito

Introduction to Crochet (in progress)

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 26, 2018

Instructor: Dawn

Learn the basics of crochet while making these cute fingerless mitts. Three 1.5 hour classes Skills needed: this class is rated "hip" - no previous experience required. Skills learned: work a crochet chain chain stitch reading a crochet pattern terms basic fibre education how to keep rows edges straight how to create three stitch patterns using only single crochet Materials: 150 yards of worsted weight yarn for each pair of mitts that you wish to make. We recommend Manos del…

Short Row Shawl (in progress)

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Instructor: Tanis

Show your love for Wonder Woman in this 2 color short row shawl with 2 size options! Three 2-hour sessions Skills learned: short row shaping knitting with multiple colors striping increases decreases blocking and finishing techniques Materials: 350 yards for smaller version or 874 yards for larger version fingering weight yarn US#4 (3.5mm) 30” circular knitting needles 5 stitch markers tapestry needle copy of free Wonder Woman wrap pattern by Carissa Browning   Homework: With Color A and 
long-tail method,…

Mojave Trunk Show

June 21 - July 1

Come visit us and see the newest yarn from Kelbourne Woolens! Mojave is a gorgeous cotton-linen blend debuting June 21, and we have the garments to show it off. Stop by and see these beautiful garments! Yarn Information 60% cotton, 40% linen 185 yds (169 meters) / 50 gram skein 22 - 24 sts = 4" (10 cm) US 4 - 6 (3.5 - 4 mm)

$40

Child or Adult Private Lesson with Dawn

June 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Instructor: Dawn

Private or semi-private lessons at the shop for children or adults ages 10 and over: Individual instruction with you and a friend or relative for one hour at our shop (max of 2) Perfect for those with busy schedules or very specific objectives Must be scheduled and paid in advance. Instructor: Dawn You can work on the following with Dawn: knitting or crochet basics/refreshers pattern and chart reading in knit or crochet cables lace intarsia fair Isle mitering magic loop…

Free

Stitch in Space

June 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, happening 52 times

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Join us in our comfy lounge for our weekly “Stitch in Space” night! We are open until 8 pm and are available for free knit and crochet help. This is a great time to make up missed class time, pick up a dropped stitch or just get some dedicated time to stitch on your current work in progress (WIP). Store owner Danielle is usually in the lounge, and we are frequently joined by local knit-celebs!

$65

Introduction to Brioche

June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 28, 2018

Instructor: Barry

Learn the intriguing brioche technique with Barry! Get ready for a bouncy journey with brioche knitting. This scarf shows off the 2 color brioche technique and if you desire you can incorporate frequent color changes or use only 2 color choices. Both will keep you obsessively knitting until you reach your desired length. Two 2-hour sessions Skills learned: different cast on techniques for brioche knitting the fundamental skills for brioche knitting how to cast off for a stretchy bind off…

$125

Embroider Your Knitting with Franklin Habit

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Hand embroidery is the perfect compliment to hand knitting. With a little help from your tapestry needle, simple projects become splendid; and the beauties of complex work are enhanced and revealed in new and exciting ways. In this two part class, students will learn basic (but lovely) line, fill, knot, and motif stitches, and how to vary and combine them for different effects. We will also discuss the selection of materials, planning designs, transferring patterns, and the care of finished…

free

Friday Night Film

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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American Exploitation -The Slaves Among Us (Private Screening) Slavery is one of humanity’s most ancient and discordant social practices. In the eyes of many Americans, it is viewed as an archaic institution that was expelled from the United States shortly after the conclusion of the Civil War in the 19th Century. But like any persistent virus, it has merely adapted itself to modern society and injected itself into the lifeblood of American culture. Sex trafficking - the latest iteration of…

Introduction to Crochet (in progress)

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 30, 2018

Instructor: Dawn

Learn the basics of crochet while making these cute fingerless mitts. Three 1.5 hour classes Skills needed: this class is rated "hip" - no previous experience required. Skills learned: work a crochet chain chain stitch reading a crochet pattern terms basic fibre education how to keep rows edges straight how to create three stitch patterns using only single crochet Materials: 150 yards of worsted weight yarn for each pair of mitts that you wish to make. We recommend Manos del…

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