Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Knitting Jewelery

Mae Soren Jewelry and Stitch Marker Trunk Show will be leaving Knitique, this Saturday, December 3rd at closing time.

Knitique customer Laurie says "I love jewelry for my knitting!"

Hurry in and pick up some pretty stitch markers for your projects or friends before they're all gone.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Felted Christmas Tree Class

You'll receive oohs and awws with these adorable Felted Christmas Trees.

Theses trees make a wonderful tablescape for your holiday table...and nobody has to know how easy they are to create! We are ready to help you decorate for the holidays with this fun and festive class.

Give us a call for details and supplies (916) 714-7719.

Hand-made Ornament Class

Everyone loves hand-made ornaments.
We'd love to teach you how to make heirloom Fair Isle ornaments that your family and friends will treasure.

Give us a call (916) 714-7719 to reserve your spot for our Fair Isle Christmas Ornament Class on Tuesday, November 29th from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Or feel free to show up tomorrow morning at 1045 AM. We have plenty of yarn, books and needles. I'd love to help you create these heirloom ornaments.

Saturday, November 26, 2011

Stocking Stuffers Galore

'Tis the season of giving...

Santa's Elves have stocked Knitique with the cutest "stocking stuffers" that we're sure your knitting and crochet friends will love! We've got adorable gift cards for your hand-made gifts,too!

Friday, November 25, 2011

Interweave Book & Magazine Special

Here's another reason to shop local this holiday season...
Interweave is showing you their appreciation for supporting your locally owned yarn store, Knitique.

Get $5.00 back from Interweave on any purchase of an Interweave book or magazine from Knitique now through December 31, 2011.

One Rebate per person. See the Interweave Rebate Coupon link for details.
We've got all the latest Interweave books and magazines including Jane Austen Knits. Hurry in for the best selection!

Thursday, November 24, 2011

FREE Gift for Small Business Saturday

This Saturday is Small Business Saturday. We love this campaign and urge you to shop local and support small businesses this Saturday, November 26th.

We're ready and stocked for the holiday season! Our shelves are brimming with new yarns, gift ideas and adorable stocking stuffers.
It's also the perfect day to avoid the mall crowds and shop our Mae Soren Trunk Show featuring Mae's latest collection of jewelry and stitch markers.

We're open Saturday 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. We would love to help you find something special for yourself and those on your holiday gift list!

We will also be giving a FREE gift with any purchase of regular priced merchandise this Saturday only.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Special Holiday Hours

Special Holiday Hours this week: CLOSED Thursday (We hope you enjoy your family day) Friday 10-6pm Saturday 10-6 & Sunday 12-4pm.

We still have room in our FREE Turkey Day Classes, so give us a call at 916.714.7719 to see what classes are still available.

We are so thankful for each and every one of you.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Jewelry Trunk Show Going on NOW

We are so excited to announce that the Annual Mae Soren Trunk Show has arrived at our Boutique today. We are lucky enough to have her trunk show now through Dec 3rd at Knitique ! She's designed the most gorgeous Necklaces, Bracelets and Earrings with components from other small jewelry designers. This is a MUST see collection!

We are even more excited to announce we will be hosting a Meet and Greet with this wildly talented artist on December 3rd. If you've ever been in awe of Maggie, now is your time to meet the designer behind this highly sought after line of Jewelry and Limited Edition Collectible Stitch Markers.

Please be sure to call Knitique to RSVP for this event. 916.714.7719

Friday, November 18, 2011

Twister FREE Turkey Day Class

Drum roll Please....The second Turkey Day Class....Twister.

Our Twister Beanie is inspired by all the cool Bo-Ho style hats we love at stores like Anthropologie.

You can knit your own Twister Beanie and keep calm and warm from winter storms. It's a quick knit and makes a perfect hand-knit hat gift, too!

Please be sure to call the Boutique at 916.714.7719 to reserve your spots.

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Ribbon Candy

Ribbon Candy is such an old-fashioned treat at Christmas time.

Here's our Ribbon Candy treat for you...
we're offering a fun holiday class to make Ribbon Candy Ornaments.

Join us on Friday, November 18th at 6:00PM to 8:00PM and we'll teach you how to make Knitique's version of the classic Christmas hard candy.

We love these ornaments on the Christmas tree, decorating packages and a clever knitter could even fashion them into a holiday necklace, bracelet or earrings.

Give us a call (916) 714-7719 for details and to sign up for this fun and easy holiday class!

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

Hello Kitty inspired Hat Class

Everyone loves Hello Kitty. This adorable Hello Kitty inspired hat takes cuteness to a new level. We think you'll agree...this hat just makes you smile. It makes a great gift knit for Hello Kitty lovers of all ages. Meow!

Susan will be teaching this class this Saturday from 11-2. This adorable hat is all about the embellishing. There is pre-work involved, which is to knit the entire hat. Don't worry, it won't take too long. Most of the students were able to knit it in a quick night or two. Made out of a luscious soft yarn, decorated with bows, whiskers and ears, this is sure to delight, your little girl, big girl or even that hard to please, tween and teen.

We only have a few spots left, but would love to have you join us. Call Knitique at 916.714.7719, where we bring a large variety of classes to our table.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

EZ Crochet Candy Canes

It's countdown to Christmas and who doesn't love Candy Canes?

We'd love to teach you how to crochet your own cute Candy Canes for the holidays. Besides hanging on the Christmas tree, we think they're so cute tied on holiday gifts and beverage bottles. You can even put a pin back on it and make a cute Candy Cane holiday pin!

Our EZ Crochet Candy Cane class is this Friday, Nov 11th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Hurry and call the shop for details and to sign up (916) 714-7719.

Saturday, November 05, 2011

We had a wonderful, every chair filled night at Knitique. I want to Thank everyone who came to spend time with our Knitting family. We have plenty of cake leftover, if you'd like to take our FREE washcloth class this afternoon. Bring US 5 needles, and we've got plenty of yarn.

Here is Gail with her almost instant Baby Girl Top Down, no seams sweater. It was a show stopper. We have plenty of yarn and patterns available. After all who doesn't need instant gratification.

We have a FREE monogram washcloth class that would be perfect for Christmas Gifts. One quick washcloth and a bar of handmade soap. You'll have your gifts done lickety split. Bring US 5 needles, and be sure to call the Hip Boutique at 916.714.7719 to reserve your spot.

Friday, November 04, 2011

First Free Thanksgiving Week Class

We are thankful to each of you for being our customer, our friend, and our fellow yarn lover. As one of the many ways to thank each of you, we are excited to continue our Thanksgiving Week, series of FREE Turkey Day Classes.

Drum Roll Please...........

Our First FREE Turkey Day Class.... THERAPY. This is a perfect adjective for this project. Easy knitting, deliciously soft yarn, in a full range of colors, large needles, and easily customizable. It's a winning combination. Skills needed to take this class include Long-tail cast on, and the knit stitch. You'll learn everything else in class. That's right people, this is one of those Easy Peasy, minimum work, maximum presentation projects.

This class will be taught the following days and times Tuesday, Nov 22 12-2pm, Friday, Nov 25 10-12 pm, Saturday, Nov 26 10-12pm & Sunday, Nov 27 10-12pm. Classes will fill up fast, be sure to call Knitique at 916.714.7719 to reserve your spot. Leave a message on the answering machine if need be, as we will not be taking reservations through any other method, ok in person is good too :o). Classes limited to 10 students per class. A class Supply list is available at Knitique. We ask that all yarn be purchased at Knitique to enjoy this FREE Class. We can't wait to spend our holiday week with all of our family both at home, and at the Hippest Knitting Boutique.

As always we will ship anywhere in the world. We have kits, Browns, Blues, Purples, Neutrals, Newsprint (Black & Greys) and Love (Pinks & Red). Kits are available for $34.99 includes 3 skeins of yarn and the pattern. The yarn is extremely soft to the touch. A perfect blend of Merino Wool and Angora, which allows all the softness of the Angora without all the shedding. The sample above was done in Browns Colorway. Be sure to call us at 916.714.7719 or send us an email at and we will be happy to send out your kit today.