Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Vote for us!

 
Have you voted? KCRA 3 is holding their 2014 Best of A-List contest again! We are nominated for Best in Arts & Crafts and we are up against big box stores like Michaels and Aaron Brothers. We would love it if you could take a minute out ...of your day and vote for us! We are a successful business because each and every one of you supports us! We just want to say thank you and happy knitting/crocheting!

Thursday, March 27, 2014

New Classes at Knitique!

The weather has turned cool and rainy again. These classes would be great projects with a cup of tea, while listening to the rain drum down.

 
First up we have a beautiful crochet Easter basket that will make your favorite little one light up as they dig through their goodies. This FREE Class is Tuesday, April 1st and 8th from 6-8pm.
 

Saturday, April 5th from 11-1pm is the luscious, lightweight Spring Cowl! Knit with a bouncy yarn like Milla Mia, you'll be wearing this Spring weather knit every day!

Also on Saturday is the Kelly Scarf, a delicate knit out of the wonderful new yarn Meadowlark from Classic Elite Yarns. Class is from 1-3pm. This is a two part class that will continue on April 19th.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Adorable Layered Sun Dress Class


Everyone who sees this adorable little girl's dress has been in love with it. Knit in layers, this project includes a few new techniques to advance your knitting skills. There is a beautiful lace edging, as well as a gorgeous crochet flower, that would look fabulous in any color you can imagine. Join us for the Layered Sun Dress Class next month on Tuesday, April 8th, 22nd, and 29th. There are two times available, 12-2pm or 6-8pm. Don't delay, stop by or give us a call at (916) 714-7719 to sign up. This class will fill up fast!

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Spring in Paris at Knitique


Spring in Paris arrived at Knitique today with these gorgeous project bags.  Made in the USA, these adorable bags come in both a large and small size and are made with sturdy fabrics so they are sure to last. These darling bags are also reversible. Choose between the Parisian sketches, or a more subtle woven green. Pick up yours today, or give us a call at (916) 714-7719. We would love to ship you one. Small bags are available for $35.99 and large are available for $57.99. Don't delay. We will sell out quick!

Saturday, March 01, 2014

Lightening up your knitting and crochet!


We are so excited about these amazing new lamps from Stella! These sleek and stylish lamps are the perfect knitting tool. Our favorite is Stella Sky. This amazing floor lamp will last 11 years without changing the bulb, has 3 spectrums of light, 5 levels of dimming, and it adjusts so you can point the light right where you need it. These lamps are also available in table and clip-on lamps to meet your exact needs. Stop by the boutique to see how these wonderful lamps can take your fiber crafting to the next level!

Friday, February 21, 2014

Luxury Fiber Yarn Sale!

Often times we feel luxury fibers like silk, cashmere, and yak fiber are unattainable.  The world luxury makes us feel it is too expensive, or should only be used for special occasions, but that couldn't be farther from the truth.  So here at Knitique, we have decided to make these yarns more affordable!  Starting now through Sunday, February 23rd, all luxury yarns priced at $30 or more will be on sale for 25% off!  So stop in a pick up a skein or two and let's knit or crochet beautiful things together.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Classic Elite Trunk Shows!

 
We have two fabulous trunk shows on hand from Classic Elite Yarns! Each trunk show features beautiful yarns and projects from their pattern books.



Fresco is an angora, alpaca, wool blend in dk weight that is luxuriously soft. This trunk show features two beautiful sweaters, which are lightweight and cozy, along with some great accessories, like hats and a reversible cowl!

Oceanside is a pattern book that features several of CEY's beautiful Spring and Summer yarns. In this book you'll find fabulous tops and accessories knit with scrumptious yarns like Firefly and Soft Linen!

Please stop in this weekend to see all the beautiful projects before we have to send them back next week!

Saturday, February 15, 2014

New Meow Collection Yarns


When Danielle first found this yarn by Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts, we couldn't wait for it to arrive. This yarn is 100% Blue Faced Leicester superwash wool, and comes in a beautiful variety of colors known as the Meow Collection. Each color is modeled after different cats; calicos, tabbies, Himalayans, and more. What we love most about this yarn is their purpose. For each skein of this wonderful yarn sold, a portion of the sales is donated to the Meow Foundation and the Best Friends Animal Society. So lets all knit with our favorite color of kitty cat, and help an animal in need! As always, if you're not local, just give us a call. We ship daily. (916) 714-7719

Friday, February 07, 2014

2014 Winter Games Stitch Markers


This morning, we all cast on for our 2014 Winter Games Sweaters. We all knit at different paces, so some of you may be ready to pick up you stitches around the neckline. This mean's you'll need to add stitch markers to your project to mark where to increase. Stop by the boutique today and pick up your set of the Figgy15 2014 Winter Games Stitch Markers, specially made for this event! There are a limited number of sets available, so don't delay! (916) 714-7719

Thursday, February 06, 2014

February Knit N Nosh!


It's that time again; Knit 'N Nosh is tomorrow! If you haven't RSVP'd yet, please give us a call. We would love to have you join us in knitting and crocheting, chit chat and laughter, and of course noshing on delicious treats. Everyone brings something to share and we all have a great time, but don't forget to call; sometimes we run out of chairs! (916) 714-7719

Sunday, February 02, 2014

New Class: All Skills Crochet!

All Skills Knitting is a class that has been a success, and now we want to bring that same All Skills environment to our crochet customers. Maybe you have been stuck on a project because the pattern doesn't make sense, or you've never done a crochet cable but want to learn how. Whatever the reason, you may need a little help advancing your crochet skills. So now we bring you All Skills Crochet! In February, this class is Thursday, February 6th and 27th from 11-1pm. You can sign up for one or both sessions, and the class will be offered every month, so give us a call or stop by to sign up. Then bring your projects and we'll set you on your way to becoming a master crocheter! (916) 714-7719

Saturday, February 01, 2014

February Classes


We have an exciting line up of classes this month. Whether you knit or crochet, we have a class to bring your skills to the next level! Check out our calendar for all the beautiful projects, then give us a call at (916) 714-7719 or stop by to sign up for any of these great classes. Here are a few of our favorites! https://www.dropbox.com/s/ny6xehmrn3d1tlb/Feb%202014.pdf

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Free Valentine's Classes!

We have two exciting and FREE Valentine's themed classes this month.  Join us for one or both.  Just make sure to give us a call ASAP and sign up.  Our FREE classes fill up fast!


  
This quick to knit project is perfect to keep you hot drink warm, or a great gift for your Valentine. Small projects like this are great to knit and stash away for birthday gifts, and Christmas presents. Just think, if you knit a few things throughout the year that make great gifts, you'll save yourself a lot of last minute stress when the holiday comes around. Give us a call or sign up for this fun and FREE class. Love Mug Cozy Class is this Saturday, February 1st from 12-2pm.
 
Cowls are still one of the most stylish and versatile accessories around, and this quick knit is a great accessory to wear on Valentine's Day or to give as a gift. Our sample is knit in the color of the season and only took a few hours to knit, so you'll have plenty of time to knit one up before the 14th! Join us for the FREE Hearts Cowl class on Tuesday, February 4th from 12-2pm or 6-8pm.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

It's not too late!

The 2014 Winter Olympics start Friday, February 7th. If you haven’t joined us yet in knitting the 2014 Winter Games Sweater, it’s not too late. We have a lot of beautiful yarns in stock that would work perfectly for this gorgeous sweater. Imagine how beautiful this sweater would be out of Tara Tweed, self striping Tangier, or Liberty Wool. Stop by the boutique to pick out your yarn and get a copy of the pattern so you can start swatching, and preparing to cast on during opening ceremonies.Photo Credit: Tin Can Knits on Ravelry