Sunday, January 31, 2016

Dovo Scissors

DOVO Scissor Manufacturing crafts steel masterpieces with precision and craftsmanship. Founded in 1906, their expertise has been handed down over the generations. Their heavy demands on high quality, functionality, and design are why we are proud to bring their scissors into our boutique. You can choose from straight or scalloped, which include a sheath to protect the tips; or you can pick up their folding scissors which come with a stylish leather case, perfect for traveling. Last year these scissors retailed for $99.99 after the exchange rate, but this year the exchange rate is so good that the price is even better! Whatever design you choose. We know you'll love these high quality scissors.

My 1st Lace Shawl Class

Delve into lace with the My 1st Lace Shawl. This two session class is perfect for beginner lace knitters, and it knits up beautifully in gradient yarns like Freia. Join us for class Saturday, February 6th and 13th from 1-3pm. Be sure to stop by, or give us a call at (916) 714-7719 and RSVP for class. Spaces are limited.

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Two Hats in Two Hours Class

Our first round of the Two Hats in Two Hours Class was such a success, we had to offer it again. We'll teach you to make two styles of hats during class, so choose your class time and sign up for some instant gratification knitting! Saturday, February 6th from 3-5pm, Friday, February 12th from 6-8pm, or Tuesday, February 16th from 6-8pm. Be sure to stop by, or give us a call at (916) 714-7719 and RSVP for class. Spaces are limited.

Friday, January 29, 2016

FREE Class: Quick American Cowl

Don't forget to RSVP for the FREE Quick American Cowl Class!

This chunky knit is the perfect instant gratification project. Using just one skein of a super bulky yarn, you'll be able to knit this cowl in just a few nights. The yarn is a 100% wool yarn that is produced by a family owned and operated ranch right here in the USA. Choose from undyed cream or one of three rich hand dyed jewel tones for your cowl. Be sure to RSVP for our FREE class on Tuesday, February 2nd from 12-2pm or 6-8pm and stop by to pick up your skein before we sell out. Not local and gotta have it? Give us a call at (916) 714-7719

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

FREE Washcloth Classes: Lovely Hearts and Saint Patrick's

We love all the fun washcloth designs that we can knit and crochet. It's even more fun when we get to share those designs with you. We hope you'll join us for one of our FREE classes this month. Just give us a call at (916) 714-7719 to RSVP. Spaces are limited.

Crochet a sweet heart design with the Lovely Hearts Washcloth. It's the perfect treat to make for yourself or a loved one this Valentine's Day. Join us for class Sunday, February 14th from 2-4pm.

St. Patricks day is just around the corner, so knit yourself a little luck with the Saint Patricks washcloth. The four leaf clover is surrounding by a playful lace background for a cloth that is as beautiful as it is useful. Join us for class Tuesday, February 16th from 12-2pm or Friday, February 19th from 6-8pm.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Rosette Lace Headband

We've been asked a lot lately to teach crochet flowers. This fun class will teach you to crochet a headband with a stylish rosette that looks beautiful on children and adults. The Rosette Lace Headband Class is Sunday, February 7th from 2-4pm. Be sure to stop by and RSVP for class. Spaces are limited.  Or, give us a call at (916) 714-7719 to sign up.

Saturday, January 23, 2016

February FREE Washcloth Classes

Washcloths make great projects for knitting on the go. They don't take up a lot of space, and these simple designs are easy to knit when you just need to relax. Join us for our FREE Chef Gaston & Le Artist Washcloth class on Saturday, February 6th from 11-1pm. Be sure to stop by or give us a call to sign up. Spaces are limited. (916) 714-7719

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Cathedral Lace Shawl Class

Knit a work of art to equal the architecture of stone cathedrals in the Cathedral Lace Shawl class.  The pattern looks beautiful in solids, semi-solids, and ombre yarns like the ever luscious Freia.  Be sure to join us for this fabulous class on Saturday, January 30th and February 20th from 1-3pm.  Spaces are limited so be sure to reserve your seat today.  (916) 714-7719

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Two Harbors Poncho KAL

If you purchased, or have been wanting to purchase yarn to knit this stylish poncho, now is the time to swatch and get started. We are proud to participate in the Two Harbors Poncho knit-a-long. We'll be offering a FREE monthly class to help you with your project, so be sure to give us a call and RSVP. This month's class is Saturday, January 23rd from 12-2pm. Best of all, Blue Sky Alpacas is offering up enough yarn to knit their Norwood Sweater as a grand prize. Visit their blog for details.…/2015/…/two-harbors-poncho-kal/

Thursday, January 14, 2016

FREE Class: One Big Heart Washcloth

Treat yourself or a loved one to a spa gift this Valentine's Day with the One Big Heart Washcloth. This FREE class will teach you to make a unique washcloth that pairs perfectly with our variety of lotions and handmade soaps. Use a contrasting color to crochet a border around the edge to really make it pop. If you do, you'll have enough to make at least two washcloths. Be sure to sign up for class on Tuesday, January 26th from 12-2pm or Friday, January 29th from 6-8pm. Spaces are limited and already going fast. (916) 714-7719

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Learn to Knit Class

Was your New Year's Resolution to learn something new? Why not learn a new hobby that will give you hours of enjoyment, as well as stylish garments and accessories to keep you cozy. Join us for our first Learn to Knit class of 2016 on Tuesday, January 19th from 6-8pm and January 26th from 6-9pm. You'll learn to make a darling hat that will give you the skills you need to become a knitter. Be sure to give us a call to reserve your seat. Spaces are limited. (916) 714-7719

Saturday, January 09, 2016

Two Hats in Two Hours Class!

Learn a new way to knit in our Two Hats in Two Hours Class. In this class you'll learn how to use a hand crank knitting machine to make a double layered beanie or slouchy hat. It's a great way to use up some stash yarn, and the hats are so fast, you'll be able to make a variety of hats to coordinate with any outfit. Choose your class time below and be sure to give us a call to RSVP for class. Spaces are limited and going fast! (916) 714-7719
Tuesday, January 19th from 12-2pm
Friday, January 22nd from 6-8pm
Or, Saturday, January 23rd from 3-5pm

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Classic Elite Yarn Tasting

We are so excited to invite you to join us Saturday, January 16th from 3-5pm for an exciting event hosted by Classic Elite Yarns. This is your chance to sample new and upcoming yarns, view some amazing new garments in person, and so much more. Don't forget to bring your interchangeable needles so you can swatch at the event. You will also have the opportunity to meet and speak with Betsy, the owner of Classic Elite, and her right hand gal, Heather. Along with the yarn tasting, we will also be serving delicious food and drinks. The Classic Elite Yarn Tasting event is only $5.00, so don't wait, RSVP today. We have limited seating available. (916) 714-7719

When you purchase or place an order for Classic Elite Yarns during this event, you'll also be entered to win some amazing prizes. Prizes to be announced at time of event.