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What's New: 6.25.14

What's New: 6.25.14

It is so awesome that summer has finally arrived, even if the rain continues to dampen our days.  The rain has, of course, contributed to the growth of very large mosquitos. Went to a wedding this weekend "up north", as they say, and returned with more than 15 new bug bites.  I am a mosquito's perfect lunch.  They bite, I swell, itch, and get big bite marks that take a week to heal.  This is all much to my husbands dismay..He wants a cabin "up north" and I cannot even fathom the thought of more mosquito bites.  YUK.  Thank goodness I have my knitting to escape our state bird, the Mosquito!




A quote from Gina Wilde of Alchemy!  SO TRUE!




What's On Our Needles?

Angel is knitting "Caret" from Romi using Baah Aspen in Bella & Rosa - This is a limited edition yarn only available in MN at Amazing Threads - Colors are gorgeous as always from Mira Cole of Baah. Angel's Colors Scream SUMMER!  






Michelle is lusting after "Stitch Block Cowl"  A FREEBIE  







I am on the home stretch with Gingko Shawl knit in my favorite FINITO  - But can't wait to cast-on Sarah's Baby Bonnet in Finito as well..for Baby Schmitz, of course!



 Upcoming Classes with Openings  





Join Deb C to knit Sally Melville's Little Black Vest starting July 7 - Learn great techniques and its a fun knit.  We all tried it on when Sally did her workshop  - Flattering on all shapes and sizes  S to 2X...










Heartwood Cape with Debbie starts July 10











Learn to Knit your FIRST SWEATER with Deb:  4 sessions starting July 8:  3-5 pm. Are you a new knitter ready to increase your skills by knitting your first sweater? You can choose between Harvest, a cardigan, and Flax, a pullover. As with all patterns in the collection, both projects are sized from newborn to 4XL!





Join Sandy to CROCHET a HEADBAND with a FLOWER - SO cute and 1, 4-hour session.

Saturday, July 12: 12-4 pm







Join Deb for a Double Knitting Skill Builder Class - 1 session. Sunday, July 13: 12-3 pm





DO you have a project to FINISH or want to start a new project - JOIN Deb for WIPs (Works in Progress) This 4 hour class is offered monthly and July has openings from 10 am-2 pm on July 12.