Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Up to 75% Off!
Yarn of the Day - Rowan Cotton Lustre
Cotton Lustre is an interesting blend of cotton, linen and modal which gives it a wonderful drape with a soft handle. This yarn encorporates the essential summer shades and knits beautifully on US 10 needles making it perfect for a quick summer knits.
Fiber Content: 10% Linen, 55% Cotton, 35% Modal
Gauge: 17 stitches=4" on a US 10
Weight/Yardage: 50g/87 yards
Sunday, July 23, 2017
For those of you new to Knitique, this is our monthly potluck gathering. Everyone brings something delicious to share, and their current project, and we have a grand time stitching, chatting, and noshing away. So start the Summer off right relaxing and stitching with friends. We'll have the air on! Please be sure to stop by or give us a call to RSVP so we can make sure everyone has a seat! (916) 714-7719
August Knit & Nosh
Friday, August 4th from 5-8pm
Yarn of the Day - Classic Elite Yarns Century
Classic Elite Yarns Century is uniquely light and fluffy. Perfect for cozy accessories, the blend of baby alpaca and nylon is one you’ll love to work with and to wear.
Fiber Content: 75% Baby Alpaca 25% Nylon
Gauge: 2.5 sts = 1" on US 13-15
Care: Hand Wash, Dry Flat
Saturday, July 22, 2017
We love, love, LOVE this darling trunk show from Big Bad Wool. From knitted squares to an intarsia house, these baby blankets really show off the beauty of their Weepaca yarn. A 50/50 machine washable wool and alpaca blend, this yarn is one of the softest yarns you'll ever work with. Stop by the boutique and check out the samples before they travel on to the next store!
Yarn of the Day - Classic Elite Yarns Palace
Bulky but light, Classic Elite Palace is an airy chainette blend of baby alpaca, bamboo, and Donegal. The lighter color palette echoes the yarn's softness.
Fiber Content: 55% Baby Alpaca/ 25% Bamboo/ 20% Donegal
Gauge: 3.75 sts = 1" on US 10-10.5
Friday, July 21, 2017
Get in here now and get up to 75% off THOUSANDS of items. A sale THIS BIG only happens twice a year. More than $30,000 in merchandise to choose from. Hundreds of skeins of yarn: Wools, alpaca, cotton, linen, silk, bamboo – something in every weight.
We open at 10:30am today. Shop EARLY for the best selection!
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Our final Knitmas project is designed just for all the knitters who are "afraid" of lace weight. We've double stranded the yarn so you can knit this stunning cowl on a size 8 needle for a quicker knit. The stitch pattern is simple enough for advanced beginners and intriguing enough for seasoned knitters. Stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up for this FREE class! Spaces are limited. (916) 714-7719
Knitmas 4: Dos Cowl
Tuesday, July 25th from 12-2pm or 6-8m
Or, Saturday, July 29th from 12-2pm
Friday, July 14, 2017
Are you ready for our next Knitmas project? This Simple Simon hat fits all of our Knitmas requirements; quick to knit, stylish, something everyone will love. Knit it in anything from neutral to bright to suit the recipient. Join us for the Plain Jain & Jack Hat for one of these FREE class times:
Tuesday, July 18th from 12-2pm or 6-8pm
Or, Saturday, July 22nd from 12-2pm
Just stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up. Spaces are limited! (916) 714-7719
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Best-selling designer Jen Lucas has done it again. Her book Stunning Stitches puts her special spin on a unique collection of knitwear. Discover seven eye-catching stitch patterns, each used to create three distinctive accessories, such as a sensational scarf, a cozy cowl, and a spectacular shawl. We are so excited to have the trunk show for this amazing new book in our bay window. Stop by the boutique today to check out the samples and get your copy. Not local? Just give us a call at (916) 714-7719. We ship daily.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
We have a few spots left in this Saturday's FREE class. Be sure to give us a call at (916) 714-7719 or stop by the boutique to sign up!
Knitmas in July is here! What is Knitmas you ask? This is our annual tradition of offering weekly FREE classes that will help you get a jump start on your holiday gift knitting, because yes, it is closer than you think.
Our second project is gorgeous textured cowl that is all about showing off a gorgeous gradient. Knit it out of Jade Sapphire's 100% cashmere gradients, a Wonderland March Hare Kit, or Freia Ombre for a show stopper that knits up lickety split! Just stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up for this FREE class! Spaces are limited.
Knitmas in July: Project #2
Saturday, July 15th from 12-2pm
Posted by Knitique Girl at 4:00 PM
From shawl to vest, this garment uses a shawl like shaping to create a unique vest that knits up surprisingly quick. It's simple construction and ridged stockinette pattern make this design perfect for first time sweater knitters, or anyone ready to try a new technique. A loose gauge and DK weight yarn make this project ideal for crisp Summer mornings. Join us for the two session class on Sunday, July 23rd and 30th from 2-4pm. Spaces are limited so be sure to give us a call and sign up for the Simple Lines Vest today! (916) 714-7719
Sunday, July 09, 2017
Saturday, July 08, 2017
We are so excited for our next Knitalong. This lightweight top is the perfect warm weather garment. Worked from the bottom up this tee has an elegant picot hemline and a gorgeous cathedral lace yoke. Just a touch of waist shaping makes Jarul a very flattering design indeed. As always, our knitalongs are FREE to join, so stop by the boutique today to sign up. Don't forget to pick up your yarn while you're here so you can get your swatch done!
Friday, July 07, 2017
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Play with color and create something unique with the Double the Bling Shawl. In this class you'll learn to knit stripes and work short rows, all while creating a stunning asymmetrical shawl. This class is suitable for anyone who knows how to knit and work a make 1. Join us for class on Saturday, July 22nd from 3-6pm. Be sure to stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up. Spaces are limited.
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Instant gratification, skill building and gradient yarn make this cowl the perfect project for those itching to start something new. In this class you'll learn three different stitch patterns, how to change colors, and more. Join us for class Saturday, July 15th from 3-5pm. Spaces are limited, so stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up!
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
We are so excited to host an amazing trunk show for Buckets and Bowls.These handcrafted yarn bowls are made from beautiful reclaimed woods. They're a beautiful conversation piece; the perfect combination of form and function. Place one of these gorgeous works of art on your coffee table and just wait for the compliments! Each of these pieces is one of a kind, so stop by today to select your favorite.
Buckets & Bowls Trunk Show
Friday, July 7th from 10:30-6pm
Saturday, July 8th from 10:30-6pm
& Sunday, July 9th from 12-4pm
It's time to redeem your yarn money! Today through Sunday, July 9th you can use your yarn money certificates on any regular priced merchandise in the store. Get that set of needles you've been eyeing, or that cashmere you've been petting. It's the perfect time to treat yourself!
Posted by Knitique Girl at 12:30 PM