Greetings from space! Here’s what has been happening around the shop this week as well as upcoming classes and events.
Fibre Rinse and Wash from Unicorn Fibre
New colors of Kalinka
The Road to China Lace trunk show will be in space through May 15th. We have the projects from both The Pathways Collection and the Effortless Collection for you to see and try on.
The Berroco Pima 100 trunk show is in space now through May 15th. We have all 6 summery projects designed by Amy Christoffers for you to feel and try on. All are perfect for summer knitting and wearing!
Next week’s Stitching Survival Skills Wednesday will focus on the 1×1 tubular cast on. Drop by on Wednesday, May 17th from 6-6:45 for a free lesson!
It’s #MeMadeMay and we’re partnering with our friends at Stitch Sew Shop for a #MeMadeMay Event! Show off your handmade outfits at fibre space and Stitch Sew Shop on Saturday, May 20th from 10am to 1pm. The first 100 participants will receive a free gift.
Stephen West is returning at the end of May. Both sessions of his Marled Magic workshops on May 25th and 26th are sold out, but please give us a call to be placed on the wait list. He will also be having a book signing and trunk show on May 26th from 6-8pm where you can get it Westknits Bestknits Shawls book signed and see samples of his designs.
We all mistakes when doing more complex techniques, but the key is figuring out how to fix them. The Fixing Mistakes in Lace, Cables and Colorwork class on Saturday, May 13th will get you those critical skills to conquer any project. $40.
Don’t let substituting yarns stump your or have your project turn out differently from expected. The Yarn Properties class on Saturday, May 13th will teach you all about different aspects of yarn so you can make the most informed decisions during project planning.
The First Hat – Ribbed Beanie class is a great second course after completing the Intro to Knitting Course and gives you a versatile hat that can be styled a variety of ways. This class begins on Monday, May 15th. $65.
If you’re ready to try the fun world of knitted cables, check out the Introduction to Cabling – Cabled Scarf class on Monday, May 22nd. $40.
Learn to manage multiple colors at the same time in the Introduction to Colorwork – Hat class starting on Tuesday, May 23rd. You’ll learn stranded colorwork, how to read colorwork chart and how to make a cute pompom, all while creating your own geometric beanie. $65.
Starting Point MKAL
The Starting Point mystery KAL wrap by Joji Locatelli started last night. Be sure to join us for a KAL from now until June 15th. It’s sure to be blast!
We will be open with regular hours this Sunday, May 14th for Mother’s Day (12pm-6pm). Need a gift idea for mom? Check out this post filled with great yarny gift ideas that will make her day.