Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Yarn of the Day!

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
Weight: Bulky
Gauge: 17 stitches=4" on a US 10
Weight/Yardage: 50g/87 yards

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Less than two weeks away!

There are less than two weeks until Knit & Nosh! Can you believe it?

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

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Yarn of the Day!

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Up to 75% Off!

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
Weight: Bulky
Gauge: 2.5 sts = 1" on US 13-15
Weight/Yardage: 100g/98yds
Care: Hand Wash, Dry Flat

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Too cute not to knit!

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!

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Yarn of the Day!

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Up to 75% Off!

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
Weight: Bulky
Gauge: 3.75 sts = 1" on US 10-10.5
Weight/Yardage: 50g/98yds

Friday, July 21, 2017

Semi-Annual Clearance Sale - Up to 75% Off!

Our Semi-Annual Clearance Sale is on now - up to 75% off!

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 FREE Knitmas Class

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

Announcing Knitmas #3!

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

Check this out!

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

Don't miss this FREE class!

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

Ready to knit your first garment?

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

Two hours left to redeem your Yarn Money!

Only two hours left to use that yarn money that's burning a hole in your pocket! Don't forget to stop by the boutique by 4pm today to treat yourself to that yarn you've been yearning for.

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Knit-a-long with us!

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

Did you RSVP yet?

Can you believe Knit & Nosh is tonight?! Don't forget to give us a call at (916) 714-7719 to RSVP so everyone can have a chair!

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Play with color. Learn Short Rows.

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

Learn texture and stripes!

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

Don't miss this amazing trunk show!

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!

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!

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Create your own gradient

The stitch pattern of this cowl reminds us of the childhood string game. It's unique slip stitch design creates a beautiful textured fabric. In the Cat's Cradle Cowl you'll learn this stitch, how to work with yarn double stranded to create color gradients, and so much more. Stop by the boutique or give us a call to sign up for class. Spaces are limited. (916) 714-7719

Cat's Cradle Cowl Class
Saturday, July 8th from 3-5pm