New books for your enjoyment include: Northern Knits, designs inspired by the knitting traditions of scandinavia, iceland, and the the shetland isles.
And, Socks from the Toe Up by Wendy Johnson. This is a wonderful toe up sock book, it makes effective use of the magic loop and two circular needle techniques.
Yet more buttons for our collection!
New Step Sock Yarn - Cocktail self stripping series. This luxurious sock yarn contains aloe vera and jojoba oil, yet is machine wash and dry.
Classes and Workshops ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Toe up Socks - every Tuesday morning in April from 10 - 11:30. Class fee is $15 plus materials. You will learn how to knit socks from the toe up either one or two at a time using the magic loop technique.
Knit Your Way to Financial Security - A Five Step Program. Coming in June, July and August, the first Friday of each month, from 5:00 to 9:00. In this special series of workshops you will have the opportunity to discuss stressful financial concerns with an expert while you knit to relax your nerves. Our guest expert, who just happens to be my financially savvy younger sister, is
Margaret J. Brennan
Vice President, Investments
David A. Noyes & Company
312-606-8369 - fax
|Tip of the Month
Intarsia tangles untangled. Put your bobbins in a line in order of use. When you finish the row, turn your work counterclockwise at the end of a knit row and clockwise at the end of a purl row.