Monday, February 2, 2009

We're still at it in Februray!

This weekend YY classes includes:

* Saturday, Feb. 7th from 10:30-1pm - Intermediate Knitters- Intarsia w/Pam S. $40
Intarsia allows you to put a spot of color anywhere in your knitting.

* Saturday, Feb. 7th from 1-4pm - Beginners! Break away from scarves and hats and learn to make mittens from the top down w/Heather G. Need to have basic knitting knowledge. How to knit, purl, m1 inc, cast off and cast on, picking up stitches. $40

* Sunday, Feb. 8th from 1-3pm - Beginners! Learn fingerless gloves in the round. They're fast, easy & fun! Need to have basic knitting knowledge. How to knit, purl, m1 inc, cast off and cast on, picking up stitches. $30

Also in February:
Beginning Knitting/Crochet
Beginning Cables
Contenintal Knitting
Tapestry Crochet
Beginning Drop-Spindal Spinning
TWO Socks on ONE needle
Entralac Knitting
Felted Lucy Bag
My First Sweater

FREE Social Groups

Hooks & Needles Club - Monday's 6-8pm
Knitter's Lunch Bunch group - Wednesday's 12-2pm
Crocheter's Lunch Bunch Group - Thursdays 12-2pm
Pacific NW Christian Needlecrafters - Feb. 21st , 10am-11:30

Stuff of the Month

Our Pattern of the Month is Lisa Ellis' weekend project, "Super Bulky Winter Vest". Big yarn & big needles means a quick, easy project that I may actually finish and boost my ego in the process.

Our Yarn of the Month:
Rowan Biggy Print
Receive 20% off all month!

What's new at Yorkshire Yarns?

We just recieved 26 new colors from Hazel Knits in sock and DK weights! And be sure to make a date to come to YY on March 7th from 11-1pm to meet & greet designer Wendee Wienker of HZ. AND she'll be introducing at least 3 new colors. Be one of the 1st to get your hands on these babies! You know the deal w/Wendee's covented yarn. If you snooze....

Hey. I finally found some project holders that DON'T require you to cut your yarn if you want to change-out your unfinished project. Yesssss.... They come in pink to support breast cancer support. And they're available in clear.

I want to thank all of you have given me assistance when trying to read those tiny numbers on the Addi circular needles. I've decided to wear my glasses every day. But as the eyes go so does the memory. On the days I forget to wear my bifocals I take advantage of our new circular needle ID tags. These are awesome and only $2.50!

We have the new winter Vogue Knitting Magazine, Barbara Walker's 1st - 4th Treasury of Knitting series, and the popular "Knit Kimono" by Vicki Square

Beginning Thursday Yorkshire Yarns will host the "She Knits Felted Bag" Trunk Show. "Some moderns. Some retro. Some Funky. All fresh."
Sharon knits, designs, teaches, podcasts and adores seven children and one husband just outside of Chicago. She hopes knitters will always find fun, passion, joy, and community within their knitting world.

Have a bless week, peeps!


Monday 10-8pm
Tuesday-Friday 10-6pm
Saturday 10-5pm
Sunday 12-4pm

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