Building Blocks Afghan

Every pattern in the “Building Blocks” book focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square. Each square or block builds upon the skills learned in  previous patterns, giving knitters more confidence, knowledge and skill. At the completion of the series, the reward is an abundance of knitting know-how along with 12 […]

Sandshore Quick Knit Sweater

Returning for a second session… Enjoy knitting a quick sweater, either in an adult size or child’s size. This seamless, top down cardigan with raglan sleeve construction is knit in an Aran weight yarn so quick it is! We suggest Remix by Berroco for a summer cover up or any heavy worsted wool for a go […]

Custom Fit

enter into your life…..the perfect sweater! Meet Amy Herzog  and hear her in her own words just what CustomFit means to her. CustomFit makes custom sweater patterns based on your choice of yarn, your gauge and your body measurements. You can make patterns from their collections of great, basic sweaters, one of their other many designs, or create your own with […]

Skills to Knit By

Katie, who has taught the Knitting Boot Camp for the past several years, has come up with a unique approach to skill building which is equally impressive as the KBC but not based on homework as much as just plain knitting! She will be offering one module per month for roughly 1 year, consisting of 2, 2 […]

Let’s Crochet: Mandalas

Similar to motifs and/or free form crochet, Mandalas are individual units in crochet that either expand from the center or are joined together. In this particular class, Carolyn will be exploring Mandalas on two different levels. The some of the crocheters who have been in the Free Form Class will be using  Sophie’s Garden Tutorial which […]

Crochet Pom Beani

Come join us for another project in a night class! This swift summer beanie is just right to wear to ward off the winds of Spring. Project is for the adventurous or advanced beginner ready to work on a more advanced stitches. Skills Required: Chain, Single and Double Crochet Slip stitch Half-double crochet Skills Taught: […]

Beginning Knitting with Lila

Lila, our fantastic CustomFit sweater instructor has offered to take on Beginning Knitting of an Evening. She will be utilizing the Tin Can Knits Beginning Knitting Series to start the novice knitter off on their new adventure in yarn! The Simple Collection from Tin Can Knits is a learn to knit collection with a series […]

Stone Point Poncho

A wonderful transitional garment knit with the newest fiber from the Fibre Company – Luma – a lofty blend of organic cotton, linen, and silk which makes garments made of this fiber light, feminine and seasonless. Join Mary in creating this comfy piece of elegance. In the first class we will swatch and you will learn how […]

Free Hat Patterns Newborns

http://www.touchinglittlelives.org/barbhat.html http://danettesangels.tripod.com/patterns/creative_preemie_hat.html http://www.bevscountrycottage.com/bevs-baby-ribs-hat.htm Red Hats for Newborns + A Free Pattern http://www.heart.org/idc/groups/heart-public/@wcm/@mwa/documents/downloadable/ucm_466007.pdf Free Knitting Pattern…Baby Bear Hat for Preemie, Newborn, and Baby!

Mandalas

A mandala (Sanskrit: मण्डल, lit, circle) is an ancient spiritual and ritual symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism, representing the universe. In common use, “mandala” has become a generic term for any circular diagram, chart or geometric pattern that represents the cosmos metaphysically or symbolically; a microcosm of the universe.