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Newsletter  November 2010
Writer: Linda Cook                                            Editor: Liz Sutter
in this issue
What's New
Classes and Workshops
Up coming Events
Tip of the Month
November reminds us to be thankful for all that is around us.  We are very thankful for your patronage and friendship.  Please stop by and visit with us, stay awhile and do a little knitting.  Happy Thanksgiving!   Liz, Claire and Linda
What's New 
  • Blue Jean Knitting Bags from Pineneedle Designs.  Karen Sailer designs featuring a flag motif, sheep patch pocket, red-white-blue with stars, and many more.  What a perfect Christmas Gift for the Knitter on your gift list.  We also have new Needle cases from Pineneedle Designs.
  • "Now & Zen"  scarf yarn is available in a new color.This is a thick and thin, 100% wool, bulky yarn that is hand spun, and hand dyed. 
  • Two new publications from Interweave Knits have arrived.
    • A special issue of "Knits Weekend"
    • "Crochet Accessories" This magazine contains 43 new design.  
Classes and WorkshopsInventorySale
Pre-registration is required for all classes. All supplies are available at the shop. Students receive 10% off supplies. 
Knit Miniature Ornaments. Need last minute gifts or gift tags? Come to one or all of the workshops on Monday, November 15. We will use the Magic Loop technique to knit a top down miniature sweater from 10-12, from 12-2 we'll knit miniature mittens and from 2-4 miniature socks. Choose one session or all - fee is $10 per session or all three for $20.
Cutting Edge Crochet with Color.  We will investigate several ways of working with Color in Crochet; a pretty stained class technique, tunisian colorwork using the double-ended crochet hook, and Intarsian crochet. Tuesday, November 16, 10-12:30, Fee $10.
Toe Up Two at a Time. Come and learn this interesting and fun knitting technique. During the class you will learn how to cast on seamlessly to move smoothly into knitting two at once with the Magic Loop technique. Time: 1 - 3:30. Day: Tuesday Nov. 16th. Fee: $10.
On Wednesday, Jan 5th, Margaret Brennan is returning to lead another Knittng Your Way to Financial Security Workshop. This time the topic is "Start Your New Year Out Right: Complete Your Financial Checklist for 2011!. Since we are hosting this in the winter the time of the workshop will be 12:30  to 3:30.

Up Coming Fiber Friendly Events 

The Shop will be closed the week of Thanksgiving. Regular store hours are Wed, Thurs., and Fri., 10:00 - 4:00.  Please watch for additional closings during the up-coming Holiday Seasons.
One Last Hurrah (before snow) Knitting Retreat at Treehaven - in  the woods between Tomahawk and Rhinlander. CLOSED
November 12 to November 14, 2010.
Tip of the Month
Untreated animal fibers such as angora, mohair, wool, alpaca, or cashmere are the only fibers t will felt.
Do not use yarns labeled as superwash or machine washable.
Avoid yarn blends that include linen,cotton, acrylic, nylon, or polyester.
(excerpt from "Crochet Accessories.")

Contact Information...
Ravelry name: suttersgold
Phone: 715-479-7634
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