Wasatch And Wool Yarns May Events

Spring has arrived up here in Park City. Days are long, the daffodils have been beautiful and the tulips are beginning to blossom. If you’re like me, you are thinking about who you can knit baby gifts for as well as what knit/crocheted projects I’ll need for summer. Something I’m not very good at is planning way ahead for the holidays. However, we have a knit-along planned that will help you with this.

*One quick item to note: Due to a family obligation, the store will be closing early on May 17. Our hours that day will be 11:00am – 2:00pm.

Appalachian Baby Yarn
Appalachian Baby is the yarn that I use for knitting gifts for very special little recipients. you’ll want to use for hand knit or crocheted baby gifts. It is a natural US certified organic cotton that has been spun with a twist that makes the cotton exceptionally soft. There are no dyes that can irritate sensitive skin, and it machine washes and dries beautifully. We carry kits for baby blankets, washcloths and baby hats as well as individual skeins for sweaters. Shown below are Baby Soft Blanket and Lamb’s Ear Hooded Cardigan.

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Bamboo Pop
If you are preparing for cooler summer evenings up here in Park City (or colder days in air conditioning elsewhere), you are going to want to purchase some skeins of Bamboo Pop from Universal Yarns. Light and breezy, Bamboo Pop is a machine washable 50/50 cotton/bamboo blend that makes great warm weather projects for adults and kids. (And, did I mention that it is a great price point?) The store will be hosting a KAL with Bamboo Pop in June. The project will be one or both – pick your favorite – of these shawls designed by Tori Gurbisz. Lilikoi is on the left and Kukui is on the right. Bamboo Pop also knits up beautifully in Heidi Kirrmaier’s Vitamin D sweater which is a current KAL at the store.

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Skinny Jeans
Another fun choice for a summer project is Tahki Yarns Skinny Jeans – A ribbon yarn with a true denim-dyed effect. Great for crisp and full-bodied fabrics to create casual tops, wraps and accessories. Shown below is the Asbury Park Shawl by Irina Poludnenko.

Tahki yarn

Classes and Knit-Alongs (KAL’s)
In addition to classes, we now have a weekly knit-along time scheduled on Wednesdays from noon to 2pm. Please stop by to get started, instruction on a technique you don’t understand or even assistance on getting out of an “oops”. The only thing we ask is that you please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

Knitting in the Round for Fingerless Mitts or Socks Class
Wednesday May 24, 9:30 – 11:00am
$15
Please call or drop by the store to sign up.

Black Locust Mitts KAL
Wednesdays beginning May 24, noon-2pm

Recently I posted on Facebook a photo of fingerless gloves knit in Arroyo from Malabrigo. A few of you a requested a class to learn how to knit them. I just received a new shipment of Arroyo so now is the perfect time to cast-on this project. Even better, knit them now and you will have one less gift to make for the holidays later this year. If this is the first time you have knit in the round or you just need a refresher, the Knitting in the Round class will prepare you for the KAL. In the class, we will practice knitting in the round on double pointed needles as well as Magic Loop. The Black Locust Mitts, designed by Jessica Yesin, are shown below.

Black Locust Mitts

Park Silly Market Bag KAL
$10 KAL fee
Wednesday May 24, 4:00-6:00 pm

The Park Silly Sunday Market reopens on June 4. Wouldn’t it be great to have your own handmade tote in which to carry your new treasures home? Local designer and knitter Cathy Miller designed an awesome little bag which is just perfect for Park Silly and farmers markets everywhere. My favorite feature is the single strap handle which makes it very comfortable to carry. Cathy will guide you through this KAL which makes it more special because you’ll have the chance to knit with the designer. The recommended yarn is Zooey Aran from Juniper Moon.

Park Silly Bag

Vitamin D Knit-along continues..
Vitamin D, designed by Heidi Kirrmaier, is a swingy cardigan worked from the top down in one piece. The yoke involves classic raglan shaping for the sleeves, and radial eyelet increases for the back. The pattern is very well written making this a wonderful project for an advanced beginner/intermediate knitter.

Vitamin D

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
May 13 and May 27 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

You will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, May 15 from 6-8pm.

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  We also host Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

 

Wasatch And Wool Yarns Late March Events

March has been a great month here at Wasatch and Wool, but even if your bracket is “busted”, there are still a lot of great events at the store over the next few weeks. We’ve also received shipments of gorgeous yarn from Hawaii all the way to Alaska. Please come by to see them (and I promise that I won’t talk about basketball.)

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This yarn is also available in a kit with a pattern designed by Waikiki local Antje Gillingham. Pulakaumaka also known as “Obsession” is stunning when knit with Hanalei yarn.

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Evoking a much different color palette, Alaskan yarn dyer Bobbi Daniels lives in Sitka and teaches local women to spin and dye yarn. We are lucky to carry her beautiful yarn in the store. We have a beautiful assortment of colors and weights of yarn that will make your next project even more special.

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Our first shipment of Dos Tierras from Malabrigo has just arrived. Dos Tierras means “two lands” highlighting the two sources of the two wonderful fibers found in this soft yarn. Malabrigo spun together their fine Uruguayan Merino with baby alpaca from Peru to create a DK weight yarn that is as versatile as it is beautiful. This yarn is great for accessories and hand-wash friendly garments with lace, cables, colorwork or textured stitches.

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LickinFlames Trunk Show and Reception with Jim Atchison

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Reception with Jim Atchison:
Tuesday, March 28 at 5pm
LickinFlames Trunk Show:
Tuesday, March 28, beginning at 2pm through Sunday, April 2

Many of you have fallen in love with and purchased the gorgeous LickinFlames yarn bowls that we have at the store. Jim Atchison, the artist behind these bowls, will be at the store on Tuesday March 28 to speak about how his ceramics are made. Beginning Tuesday afternoon and continuing for five days following the reception, we will have a trunk show including more bowls, shawl pins and other pieces I haven’t carried in the past.

Please let us know if you will be joining us here at the store for this wonderful event.

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Merino March Madness
Last year we celebrated Malabrigo March Madness. This year we’re celebrating Merino March Madness. There are so many wonderful yarns made from merino wool that we can’t just limit ourselves to Malabrigo.

First, we are hosting a Cheeky Merino Joy trunk show from March 23 – April 3.

Rosy Green Wool’s Cheeky Merino Joy is a lovely organic merino yarn that is GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certified which means: the sheep do not have to suffer painful mulesing; no dangerous chemicals are used, and the workers are treated fairly. The yarn is very soft (much like cashmere), machine washable, spun and dyed by small producers in England and available in beautiful colors.

The samples we will have in the store are Girl in Me,Drachenfels and Heidschnucke from Melanie Berg, Vitamin Dcardigan by Heidi Kirrmaier which is one of our current knit-alongs, and Turks and Caicos from Amy Herzog.

(Shown below are Girl in Me and Heidshnucke.)

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Second, we’re also really excited because we just received a shipment of new colors as well as gradient packs from Koigu in their Painter’s Palette Premium Merino (KPPPM) colors. To celebrate, we will be hosting a Find Your Fade knit-along. Andrea Mowry’s fun and creative shawl will be beautiful knit with this one of a kind merino yarn.

Knit-Alongs (KAL’s)
We now have a weekly knit-along time scheduled on Wednesdays from noon to 2pm. Please stop by to get started, instruction on a technique you don’t understand or even assistance on getting out of an “oops”. The only thing we ask is that you please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

The Find Your Fade Merino March Madness KAL

Though I’m knitting mine in the Koigu KPPPM mentioned above, we carry numerous merino yarns that would be wonderful options for Find Your Fade. These include, Mechita from Malabrigo, Twisted Owl Fiber Studio’s  2-Ply and Supersock, Rhapsody Fiber Arts’ Perfect Sock and Three Irish Girls’ Adorn Luxe.

This KAL will start with a “Champagne Cast-On” on  Wednesday, March 29 from 6-8pm. Enjoy some sparkling wine (or water) and other refreshments as you pick out yarn and begin this great project. As space is limited, please call or drop by the store to let us know you will be joining us.

Find your Fade

 

Vitamin D Knit-along continues..
Vitamin D, designed by Heidi Kirrmaier, is a swingy cardigan worked from the top down in one piece. The yoke involves classic raglan shaping for the sleeves, and radial eyelet increases for the back. The pattern is very well written making this a wonderful project for an advanced beginner/intermediate knitter.
We carry several yarns that will knit up beautifully into this sweater. A few suggestions are Silky Wool from Elsebeth Lavold,Kimono from Zitron, Yellowstone from Stitch Sprouts, Sulka Nina from Mirasol, Cheeky Merino Joy from Rosy Green Wool and Road to China Light from The Fibre Company which is the yarn I’m using. If you’re beginning to plan for spring/summer, a couple of our new yarns (Bamboo Pop from Universal andHempathy from Elsebeth Lavold) would be perfect and both are at wonderful price points.

Vitamin D

Classes:

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
April 1 and April 8 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, April 24 from 6-8pm.

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  We also host Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

 

 

Wasatch And Wool Yarns March 2017 Events

We have a fantastic month of March planned and it includes one of my favorite times of the year. Even if you’re not a college basketball fan, you can still have a great time with March Madness at Wasatch and Wool.

Patty Lyons coming to Wasatch and Wool:

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Patty Lyons is heading up to Park City on Monday, March 13, 2017 to teach two classes. The classes are sold out but we are celebrating her joining us by having a 15% off everything in the entire store on Monday, March 13 but only from 6-9pm. The store will be closed the rest of the day in order to conduct the classes. (Students enrolled in either one or both of Patty’s sessions can take advantage of the sale all day long.)

LickinFlames Trunk Show and Reception with Jim Atchison:

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Reception with Jim Atchison:
Tuesday, March 28 at 5pm
LickinFlames Trunk Show:
Tuesday March 28, beginning at 2pm through Sunday, April 2

Many of you have fallen in love with and purchased the gorgeous LickinFlames yarn bowls that we have at the store. Jim Atchison, the artist behind these bowls, will be at the store on Tuesday March 28 to speak about how his ceramics are made. Beginning Tuesday afternoon and continuing for five days following the reception, we will have a trunk show including more bowls, shawl pins and other pieces I haven’t carried in the past.

Please let us know if you will be joining us here at the store for this wonderful event.

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Merino March Madness
Last year we celebrated Malabrigo March Madness. This year we’re celebrating Merino March Madness. There are so many wonderful yarns made from merino wool that is seems unfortunate to just limit ourselves to just Malabrigo.

First, we are hosting a Cheeky Merino Joy trunk show from March 23–  April 3.

Rosy Green Wool’s Cheeky Merino Joy is a lovely organic merino yarn that is GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certified which means: the sheep do not have to suffer painful mulesing; no dangerous chemicals are used, and the workers are treated fairly. The yarn is very soft (much like cashmere), machine washable, spun and dyed by small producers in England and available in beautiful colors.

The samples we will have in the store are Girl in Me,Drachenfels and Heidschnuke from Melanie Berg, Vitamin Dcardigan by Heidi Kirrmaier which is one of our current knit-alongs, and Turks and Caicos from Amy Herzog.

(Shown below are Girl in Me and Heidshnuke.)

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Second, we’re also really excited because we just received a shipment of new colors as well as gradient packs from Koigu in their Painter’s Palette Premium Merino (KPPPM) colors. To celebrate, we will be hosting a Find Your Fade knit-along. Andrea Mowry’s fun and creative shawl will be beautiful knit with this one of a kind merino yarn.

Knit-Alongs (KAL’s)
We now have a weekly knit-along time scheduled on Wednesdays from noon to 2pm. Please stop by to get started, instruction on a technique you don’t understand or even assistance on getting out of an “oops”. The only thing we ask is that you please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

The Find Your Fade Merino March Madness KAL

Though I’m knitting mine in the Koigu KPPPM mentioned above, we carry numerous merino yarns that would be wonderful options for Find Your Fade. These include, Mechita from Malabrigo, Twisted Owl Fiber Studio’s  2-Ply and Supersock, Rhapsody Fiber Arts’ Perfect Sock and Three Irish Girls’ Adorn Luxe.

This KAL will start with a “Champagne Cast-On” on  Wednesday, March 29 from 6-8pm. Enjoy some sparkling wine (or water) and other refreshments as you pick out yarn and begin this great project. As space is limited, please call or drop by the store to let us know you will be joining us.

Find your Fade

Vitamin D Knit-along continues..
Vitamin D, designed by Heidi Kirrmaier, is a swingy cardigan is worked from the top down in one piece. The yoke involves classic raglan shaping for the sleeves, and radial eyelet increases for the back. The pattern is very well written making this a just a wonderful project for an advanced beginner/intermediate knitter.

We carry several yarns that will knit up beautifully into this sweater. A few suggestions are Silky Wool from Elsebeth Lavold,Kimono from Zitron, Yellowstone from Stitch Sprouts, Sulka Nina from Mirasol, Cheeky Merino Joy from Rosy Green Wool and Road to China Light from The Fibre Company which is the yarn I’m using. If you’re beginning to plan for spring/summer, a couple of our new yarns (Bamboo Pop from Universal andHempathy from Elsebeth Lavold) would be perfect and both are at wonderful price points.

Vitamin D

Classes:

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
March 18 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, March 20 from 6-8pm.

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  We also host Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

Wasatch And Wool Yarns February Events

If you feel like I do today, you are very much craving the sun and are looking forward to better weather ahead. Though I can’t charter a plane and fly us off to a tropical beach, our upcoming events and knit-alongs will hopefully be the next best thing.

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Our next Knit Night falls on Valentine’s Day and what could be a better way to celebrate the friends you’ve made here at the store than with a Valentine’s/Galentine’s Day Party. Making the event even sweeter, everything in the store will be 10% off.

Patty Lyons at Wasatch and Wool:

Patty Lyons

We are thrilled to announce that Patty Lyons is heading up to Park City on Monday, March 13, 2017 to teach two classes.

Magic of Perfect Blocking
9:30am-12:30pm
Why spend all that time knitting a garment only to stop short of making it look great? Blocking is an essential part of finishing your garment off perfectly. Blocking evens out your stitches, sets your size and in some cases can even mask your mistakes. In this workshop, we will go over the three main methods of blocking (wet, steam and spray) and learn how to use all the tools such as blocking boards and wires. We’ll also discuss blocking unusual shapes, special stitch patterns as well as learn a bit about different fiber properties. Come on, don’t stop short of the perfect finish.
Improve Your Knitting Technique
2:30-5:30pm
There’s always room for improvement! Does your knitting “row out” (your purl stitch looser than your knit stitch), are you looking for a better way to control your knitting gauge? What about alternative ways to tension your yarn when working with stiff yarn or slippery yarn? We’ll explore ways to improve your knitting technique by looking at stitch sizing, the correct exit path of your stitch, a better way to make a clean edge, neater increases and decreases and look at things like which cast ons and bind offs to use when. The last part of the class will be open for all knitting questions, so come with your questions and let’s explore our knitting.

This is very exciting for me because I’ve learned from Patty in formal classes at knitting conventions as well as in yarn stores that she used to manage in New York. The price for each class is $50, but if you sign up for both it will be $90 for the day. This is actually a great price for the caliber of teacher that Patty is. Spots are very limited so please call or drop by the store to reserve your place.

LickinFlames Trunk Show and Reception with Jim Actchison

Lickin Flames 1 Lickin Flames 2

Reception with Jim Atchison:
Tuesday, March 28 at 5pm
LickinFlames Trunk Show:
Tuesday March 28, beginning at 2pm through Sunday, April 2

Many of you have fallen in love with and purchased the gorgeous LickinFlames yarn bowls that we have at the store. Jim Atchison the artist behind these bowls will be at the store on Tuesday March 28 to speak about how his ceramics are made. Beginning Tuesday afternoon and continuing for five days following the reception, we will have a trunk show including more bowls and shawl pins as well as pieces I haven’t carried in the past.

Please join us here at the store for this wonderful event.

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Knit-Alongs (KAL’s)
We now have a weekly knit-along time scheduled on Wednesdays from noon to 2pm. Please stop by to get started, instruction on a technique you don’t understand or even assistance on getting out of an “oops”. The only thing we ask is that you please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

Vitamin D Knit-along
Vitamin D, designed by Heidi Kirrmaier, is a swingy cardigan is worked from the top down in one piece. The yoke involves classic raglan shaping for the sleeves, and radial eyelet increases for the back. The pattern is very well written making this a just a wonderful project for an advanced beginner/intermediate knitter.

We carry several yarns that will knit up beautifully into this sweater. A few suggestions are Silky Wool from Elsebeth Lavold,Kimono from Zitron, Yellowstone from Stitch Sprouts, Sulka Nina from Mirasol, Cheeky Merino Joy from Rosy Green Wool and Road to China Light from The Fibre Company which is the yarn I’m using.

Vitamin D

Liguria Class, Champagne Cast-on and Knit-along
March 1, 6pm-8pm
Liguria, from Katrin Schubert Designs was inspired bythe landscape, people and food of the Mediterranean region of Italy. This slightly slouchy beanie is knitted in an easy brioche stitch pattern, four repeating pattern rounds form a leaf pattern around the hat. This is a perfect beanie to use two-color brioche and a great way to fulfill one of the events of the Wasatch and Wool Olympic Pentathlon Challenge.

On Wednesday, March 1, we will meet at 6pm to review the Brioche stitch and then at 7pm cast on for the hat while enjoying some sparkling wine (or water) and other refreshments. As space is limited, please call or drop by the store to sign up. Class fee is $10. Experience knitting in the round is required.

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Wasatch And Wool Yarns January And Early February Events, Snow Closings And Knit-Alongs

* 2016-2017 has been a wonderful yearn for skiing here in Park City. We are getting a lot of snow and that can cause scary driving conditions. Because I want everyone to be happy, healthy and knitting, I occasionally will need to change my store hours. For example, today Tuesday, January 10, I am closing the store at 4pm and Knit Night is canceled. If the weather is bad, please call the store ahead of time or check the calendar on my web page to make sure we are open.

We are really excited that we will soon be a vendor at the Vogue Knitting Live in New York January 13-15. We are bringing some of our beautiful local yarns (Rhapsody Fiber Arts and Greenwood Fiberworks) as well as some of not quite as local favorites including Marianated Yarns, Three Irish Girls, Blue Sky Fibers and The Fibre Company
If you are attending, please stop by and say “hi”. If you know anyone in the area, it would be wonderful if you could encourage them to drop by.

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Patty Lyons at Wasatch and Wool:

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We are thrilled to announce that Patty Lyons is heading up to Park City on Monday, March 13, 2017 to teach two classes.

Magic of Perfect Blocking
9:30am-12:30pm
Why spend all that time knitting a garment only to stop short of making it look great. Blocking is an essential part of finishing your garment off perfectly. Blocking evens out your stitches, sets your size and in some cases can even mask your mistakes. In this workshop, we will go over the three main methods of blocking (wet, steam and spray) and learn how to use all the tools such as blocking boards and wires. We’ll also discuss blocking unusual shapes, special stitch patterns as well as learn a bit about different fiber properties. Come on, don’t stop short of the perfect finish.

Improve Your Knitting Technique
2:30-5:30pm
There’s always room for improvement! Does your knitting “row out” (your purl stitch looser than your knit stitch), are you looking for a better way to control your knitting gauge? What about alternative ways to tension your yarn when working with stiff yarn or slippery yarn? We’ll explore ways to improve your knitting technique by looking at stitch sizing, the correct exit path of your stitch, a better way to make a clean edge, neater increases and decreases and look at things like which cast ons and bind offs to use when. The last part of the class will be open for all knitting questions, so come with your questions and let’s explore our knitting.

This is very exciting for me because I’ve learned from Patty in formal classes at knitting conventions as well as in yarn stores that she used to manage in New York. The price for each class is $50, but if you sign up for both it will be $90 for the day. This is actually a great price for the caliber of teacher that Patty is. Spots are very limited so please call or drop by the store to reserve your place.

Knit -Alongs (KAL’s):

Endless Wrap by Sylvia Hager
Wrap yourself in yards of cozy Woolstok with this knit-along. This is a fun to knit, fun to wear project perfect for this time of year and a great project for a new knitter. Repetitive knit purl sections, moss stitch and just a bit of lace make it an easy pattern to memorize and wonderful to knit in front of a nice warm fire.
My sample is coming with me to Vogue Knitting Live but will be back in the store January 17.

Endless Wrap

Eponymuff  by Lisa Lucia
If you are a fan of Gilmour Girls, you may have seen Paris wearing this scarf knit in The Fibre Co.’s Road to China Light.
The second of our two KAL’s, it is not for the novice knitter. If it were a ski run I would mark it as a diamond. You would want to have a fair amount of skiing (knitting) experience before jumping in. It starts with a provisional Judy’s Magic cast on and moves into corrugated two color ribbing. If you this is a project you would like to try and need a bit of help, please don’t hesitate to stop by the store. Like the Endless Wrap, mine is making the trip to Vogue Knitting Live but will soon be back in the store.

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Classes:

Two at a Time Sock Knitting Class
Wednesdays February 1, 15 and March 1
9:30-11am 

February is sock knitting month at Wasatch and Wool. We will be kicking this off with a workshop every other Wednesday morning giving us time to knit two socks at the same time. If you’ve ever had “second sock syndrome”, this is the class for you.
The price of this class is $45. Please call or drop by the store to get more information and register for the class.

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
January 28 and February 11 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, January 30 from 6-8pm.

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  Starting this month, we are hosting Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

Wasatch and Wool Yarns Holiday Newsletter

Wishing you a very merry Christmas, a happy Hanukkah and a sparkling new year!

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Holiday Hours:
Christmas Eve 11am-3pm
Christmas Day Closed
New Year’s Eve 11am-4pm
New Year’s Day Closed

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We are hosting a holiday trunk show with Anzula Luxury Fibers featuring three of their yarns. For Better or Worsted is a 80% merino, 10% cashmere and 10% nylon blend worsted weight yarn that is incredibly versatile, soft and long lasting. It is wonderful in sweaters, hats, scarves, blankets, toys, cowls and more. Cricket is the same blend as For Better or Worsted but in a DK weight. Both yarns come in vivid tonal colors that make them fun to work with and even more fun to wear. The third yarn is Nebula a soft fingering weight merino that is spun with a bit of stardust (stellina). Shawls are stunning in Nebula but so are hats, cowls, sweaters and socks.
Below are patterns that we have samples of in the store knit in these yarns. Chintz from Karinknits Designs is a shawl that uses a textured floral stitch to convey the essence of Victorian Chintz fabric. The Dayap hat and cowl are knit in two colors of Nebula. Not seen in the photo is a cute pom-pom on the top of the hat. 
Frons (Latin for foliage) is a quick, single-skein cowl with a pretty, leafy, allover lace pattern.

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New Yarns:

Phoebe from Stacy Charles Fine Yarns

Brilliant  jewel tone colors and a subtly glowing matte/sheen contrast enhance this supple striated worsted weight tape yarn that is a blend of fine merino and silk. Shown below is theTribeca Capelet by Irina Poludnenko knit in Phoebe.

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Worsted Hand Dyes from Blue Sky Fibers
This worsted weight 50% alpaca 50% wool blend is luxuriously soft and has great stitch definition. We have samples in the store of a hat, scarf and mittens. Once you feel these pieces you will immediately want to cast on a project of your own.
Shown below are the Peruvian Cabled Scarf by Colleen Powley and Two Button Hat Set by Sylvia Hager. Both projects are knit in Worsted Hand Dyes.

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Please be on the lookout for an upcoming email with more information on classes and Knit-alongs (KAL’s).

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
January 7 and 28 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, January 30 from 6-8pm.

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  We also now host Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

Wasatch And Wool Yarns Thanksgiving Newsletter

This past weekend the store celebrated its two year anniversary. Having my store “birthday” this time of year makes me think of so many things that I am very, very thankful for. First of course, are my supportive and extraordinarily patient family (one has even made crochet samples for the store). Best friends from back East have been amazing cheerleaders and anyone who has spent time at the store has heard about “My Friend Sue”. Ria has been a godsend as well as an enormous help keeping me organized. Many thanks to Liz Myers for coming in every Sunday (and a beautiful “Bianca Wrap” model) and Lyn Nadel who I look forward to having back in the store next spring.  I’ve been lucky enough to work with some really encouraging and professional reps, indie dyers and employees of the best yarn producers in the industry.  My customers though are what has inspired me the most. Some have such historic and fascinating backgrounds that movies should be made about them. Others are heroes refusing to give in to medical issues that have befallen them. I love rejoicing with customers who are expecting new members in their families or have just passed an important professional exam. The best part though are the “aha!” moments. From the new knitter who gets the basic knit stitch to someone trying a new cast-on or at the end of the project when someone realizes that they just knit a fabulous project. Everyday at the store is a true pleasure.

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And of course, it actually is Thanksgiving!
The store this week week will be closed on Thanksgiving Thursday but will be back to our regular schedule Friday and Saturday (11am-6pm) and Sunday (noon-5pm). On Friday and Saturday, we will have refreshments as well as a special sale of 10% off all purchases.

Kits:
To make holiday shopping easier, we have set up a table just for kits.

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After selling out in less than a week, the 21 Color Slouch hat from Blue Sky Fibers is back. Knit in all 21 introductory Woolstok colors, this striped slouch hat is light enough to be worn in any season. It’s as fun to knit as it is to wear.

Other kits we are featuring at the store are the Clementine cowl (check out my sample at the store) and the Hank hat designed by Kate Burge and Rachel Price knit in Spincycle Yarns’ Dyed in the Wool, a hand dyed 100% American sport weight wool. Little Earthquakes designed by Jen Geigley knit in Wool and the Gang’s Crazy Sexy Wool is a really quick knit and perfect for last minute gift knitting.

Though not shown below, my friend Sue designed a quick and easy cowl pattern using Outer and Stripey Fine from Spud & Chloe. I’ll post a picture on Facebook or even better, stop by the store and try it on.

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For those who are crocheters, we have some beautiful kits from the Edward’s Menagerie Collection of amigurumi crochet toys designed by Kerry Lord. The kits contain 100g of DK yarn wrapped up in a TOFT cotton tote with everything you need to complete your project – a printed postcard pattern, 20g of toy stuffing, TOFT branded 3mm crochet hook, wool needle for sewing up and a small black thread to sew on the eyes.

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Classes and Knit-alongs (KAL’s):
We now have a weekly knit-along time scheduled on Wednesdays from noon to 2pm. Please stop by to get started, receive instruction on a technique you don’t understand or even assistance on getting out of an “oops”. The only thing we ask is that you please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

Paris Toujours by Isabell Kraemer

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I love the name (kind of a theme this year) and I love the shawl.  It’s a warm, easy to knit in front of the fireplace with friends project. The pattern calls for either DK or fingering weight yarn. It would also be beautiful in sport weight.

 

Snowfall by GCB Designs

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I was beginning to be a bit nervous this year about our snowfall though things are looking much more promising tonight. Snowfall by Gus Baxter is our snow rally cap. Knit up in Moonshine from Juniper Moon Farms it’s wonderfully soft and warm as well as a fun and relatively quick knit.

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
December 10 and 17 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
(We are taking a one month break from our Monday night class but please join us on Tuesdays at Knit Night from 6-8pm or Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm.)

Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  Starting this month, we are hosting Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

 

October Events

Hello and bonjour mes amis,
I apologize that this October newsletter is so late but I left the store in Ria’s, Liz’s and Lyn’s capable hands for almost two weeks and snuck off to France. It was wonderful being there and I’ve come back inspired by so many of the french fashion trends.
Though sometimes fashion moves west to east (such as sneakers – everyone was wearing sneakers!), it is most often east to west. Below are photos of a few knit wear trends that I observed:

Bulky and even super-bulky yarns used in sweaters and accessories.

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Knit handbags (again bulky weight yarns – one with bobbles and the other felted) and leg warmers.

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Ponchos and capes. (The capes I saw were all woven so I didn’t get a picture.) Cables were also very popular as you can see in the poncho below and the sweater up above.

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Hats:
Fur pom-poms were everywhere. Most often they were on hats like the ones shown below, but they were also on handbags and even shoes. The hats also underscore the color story that I observed, soft woodsy neutrals used with black and an occasional pops of color. (One of the windows I took photos of would make a Green Bay Packers fan rejoice.) There was a strong emphasis on chartreuse and dark olive and khaki greens. These colors were often blended with navy and grey. Though not in my photos, burgundy and soft pink were also popular. True red and a shade of cobalt blue were also used mostly in accessories and coats.

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Speaking of hats:
Yes, that’s me. I had just finished my G14 using Berroco Fiora and the weather was a bit chilly. I saw a young woman wearing the most beautiful lace hat similar to mine but not as slouchy. She even had a small fabric brooch pinned to it.  I would have loved to have taken a photo but felt much too awkward to ask.

With the exception of the over-sized fur pom-poms which I am trying to find here in the US, Wasatch and Wool stocks yarn to knit any of the projects shown above. Please stop by the store and we can put a kit together.

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Baktus by Strikkelise or Lacy Baktus by Terhi Montonen

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My daughter and I saw a scarf very similar to the Baktus scarf while out shopping in Paris. I briefly though about buying it as a Christmas present but then realized it would be much more meaningful as a hand-made Christmas gift. The only difference between the one shown here and the one I saw were tassels added at the two ends. Shown above is the lace version. The original Baktus is alll garter stitch (knit every row) which makes it a great choice for a new knitter. The other great thing about this scarf is that it can be knit in almost any yarn though bulky and super-bulky might be a bit too heavy.  Though I plan to knit mine in a solid color Herriot Fine, the scarf is beautiful in Noro Silk Garden Sock or Shiraito because of the long color changes as well as gradient and ombre yarns such as Alexandra’s Yarns yarn cakes, Freia Fibers Ombre Sport or Schoppel-Wolle Zauberball.

Fractal Cowl by Kirsten Johnstone

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A field of reverse stockinette stitch creates the perfect canvas for this unique cabled cowl. Inspired by the architecture of Australia, this cowl is worked in the round (each row is unique) to create sharp, geometric patterns and clear linear designs.  The recommended yarn is Blue Sky Fibers’ Extra,  a light, springy and incredibly soft 55% alpaca and 45% merino aran weight blend. This cowl is challenging because of the cables and that you are working on the opposite side though the pattern is only 52 rows. I’m halfway through mine and I’ve been really enjoying it. Come by for advice, encouragement or a bit of help getting started.

Cat, Spider or Bat Candle Holder from MillaMia Sweden

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Let’s not forget Halloween…
These votive candle holders are a great quick knit, wonderful Halloween decorations and definitely something you don’t see everywhere!.

Featured new yarn:

Rosy Green Wool – We are really excited that Cheeky Merino Joy has finally arrived!  Rosy Green Wool produces lovely organic merino yarn that is GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) certified which means: the sheep do not have to suffer painful mulesing; no dangerous chemicals are used, and the workers are treated fairly. The yarn is very soft, machine washable, spun and dyed by small producers in England and available in beautiful colors.

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Drachenfels  and Eifelgold by Melanie Berg are a couple of gorgeous patterns that were designed using Cheeky Merino Joy. Odds are good that we will be doing Eifelgold or another beautiful pattern in Cheeky Merino Joy as a KAL in the not so distant future.

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
October 8, 15 and 29 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, October 17 from 6-8pm
Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  Starting this month, we are hosting Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

 

Wasatch And Wool Yarns September Events

I love fall. Though it has been years, there will always be the excitement of the new school year and new possibilities: what will I learn; what new projects will I accomplish; who will I meet and most importantly what will be the results of all of this.

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A Very Special Sale
Be the Voice to #StopSuicide
On Saturday, September 10, in recognition of National Suicide Prevention Week, we will host a sale that will also support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). Everything in the store is an additional 15 % off and 15% of all sales will be donated to the Utah Chapter of AFSP. Some numbers that I found staggering: suicide is the 8th leading cause of death in Utah; it is the 2nd leading cause of death for people between 15-44, and on average one person dies by suicide every 15.6 hours in the state.
Also, there is a movement to do something good in memory of September 11. How great is it that you can buy yarn and do something good simultaneously. Think about holiday knitting and get stocked up on Saturday.

Trunk Shows:

Manos del Uruguay 
We currently have a wonderful collection of sweaters and accessories in Maxima, Silk Blend and Gloria from Manos del Uruguay. An upcoming knit-along (KAL) will be the Jalapeno sweater by Michele Wang in Silk Blend though you might be enticed to try the Cebada by Laura Grutzek also in Silk Blend or Centeno  by Michele Wang in Gloria. These sweaters are much cuter in person and even better when you try them on. We will have samples of these sweaters and accessories in the store through September 17.

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Marianated Yarns
Mark your calendar for a special trunk show that we will soon host at the store with Marianated Yarns on Wednesday, September 21. Marian will be bringing Scrumptious HT-150 in beautiful colors, Harley which is used in Katy Carroll’s Snake River Poncho as wells as a few kits including Melanie Berg’s On the Spice Market and Ambah O’Brien’s Torquata. Katy will be joining us that day as well. (This is a great opportunity to talk to Katy if you are participating in the Wasatch and Wool Yarns Pentathlon!) If your purchase is over $50, it will be a “Free Pattern Wednesday” for any of the corresponding designs. Shown below are Kate Carroll’s Snake River Poncho and Torquata by Ambah O’Brien.

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Classes and Knit-alongs (KAL’s):

*If you would like to join us for any of our upcoming classes and knit-a-longs, please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

G14 by Amy Miller

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Knit in Berroco’s Fiora, G14 is a wonderful knit now/wear now
cabled slightly slouchy hat that can be worn by both men and women.
Fiora a cotton, wool, viscose, alpaca blend gives the cables on the hat wonderful stitch definition as well as slight shimmer. Though a bit much for complete beginners, the hat is great for anyone wanting to try cables. Mine is started and you can come by for advice, encouragement or a bit of help getting started.

Alexandra’s Crafts Agate Beach KAL

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This past month Alexandra from Alexandra’s Crafts came by the store with a selection of her beautiful yarns. I fell in love withAgate Beach, a superwash fingering weight yarn with a bold Lurex bling. I’m currently knitting it in Brickless (above right) by Martina Behm though it would be just as stunning in Rain by Kelly Forster (the beads in the photo on the left would be too much with the yarn so leave those out.) Drop by the store to see my Brickless and be inspired by the gorgeous colors of Alexandra’s Agate Beach. We have a few colors in stock and more will be coming in the next 10 days,

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
September 10 and 17 from 9:30-11am.

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS
Monday, September 19
6-8pm
Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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Knit Nights, held on Tuesdays, are a great, relaxing mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  Starting this month, we are hosting Project Wednesdays from noon-2pm, a time set aside for knit-along assistance and new knitter encouragement. We hope to see you here!

 

Wasatch and Wool Yarns August Events

The last full month of summer is here. It’s been warm and sunny but still a great time to knit.

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End of Summer Sale:

Our beautiful new fall yarns are arriving and we need to make room. All of our Classic Elite Liberty Wool is now 40% off. This is a wonderful yarn for hats and scarves, a perfect choice for those of you who want to get a jump start on holiday knitting. Below are Fannie designed by Tonia Barry  and Liberty Wool Hats designed by Susan Mills.

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Other great yarns will be 40% off as well. Please stop by the store to check it out!

Classes and Knit-alongs (KAL’s):

*If you would like to join us for any of our upcoming classes and knit-a-longs, please use materials purchased from Wasatch and Wool Yarns.

Caledonia Cowl by Nancy Ekvall

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In case you want to stay away from anything too complicated because it is still summer and you might be planning to watch some of the Rio Olympics, the Caledonia Cowl is a great project to knit now. Even better, Blue Sky Fibers is entering anyone who knits this cowl in their Organic Cotton Worsted and posts the finished project on their Ravelry thread by August 31, 2016 into a drawing to win a kit for the Endless Wrap.

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The Endless Wrap kit includes the pattern and 9 hanks of 50 gram Woolstok yarn (or 3 hanks of 150 gram Woolstok.) We just brought in this new yarn if you would like to see and feel it. The lucky winner can select any one of Blue Sky Fiber’s 21 great color options.

The Caledonia Cowl is beginner friendly. Easy color changes make it a great choice for a new knitter who is participating in the Wasatch and Wool Pentathlon. (If you don’t know what that is, please check my webpagehttp://www.wasatchandwool.com/wp/events/, facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/WasatchandWool/ or call the store for more details.)

Smaug Socks by Claire Ellen

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If you are interested in something a bit more complicated and want to knit socks (also an event in the Pentathlon), Smaug Socks are a great choice. I’m planning on knitting mine inCorrie Sock from Happy Fuzzy Yarn. If there is interest, we may have to have a Champagne knitting session to compare notes and encourage each other.

Beginner Knitting Saturdays
August 13 from 9:30-11am.
(Other sessions may be planned this month. Please check the events calendar on my website for more dates.)

From your first knitting lesson, help with an ongoing project or even picking out something new, this time is for the new or returning knitter. The fee per session is $15. The recommended first project is the “Garter-Stitch Scarf and Sideways Handwarmers” from Churchmouse Yarns. Please call or stop by the store to reserve your spot.

In conjunction with the Olympic Pentathlon challenge, you will receive a coupon for 15% off your next yarn purchase for every Learn to Knit class taken.

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BUILDING BLOCKS  
Improve your knitting skills one square and one month at a time. Every pattern in Building Blocks focuses on the development of a skill while knitting a lovely square that can be seamed into a beautiful afghan. The Building Blocks workshop allows participants to work on their blocks at their own pace throughout the year. Instruction will be one-on-one as needed during the class.

*In August we will meet the fourth Monday of the month, August 22, from 6-8pm.  As a special incentive, there is no fee for the class as long as you purchase your supplies from Wasatch and Wool Yarns. Otherwise, it is a $20 fee for the class.

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New Arrivals:

Herriot Fine from Juniper Moon Farm:

We just received a new yarn from Juniper Moon Farm. Super-soft Herriot Fine is a blend of baby alpaca with a touch of nylon for durability. A fingering-weight yarn, it is available in a range of heathered colors. This yarn would be beautiful in airy, warm shawls and wraps or even lightweight sweaters. Shown above is the Hedera Smoke Ring cowl by Pamela Wynne.

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Alexandra’s Crafts Trunk Show:
Mark your calendar for a special trunk show that we will soon host at the store with Alexandra’s Crafts on Wednesday, August 24. Alexandra’s yarns are wonderfully colorful and feel good in your hands as you knit/crochet with them. Her line of yarn includes superwash merino, yak, silk and cashmere blends. If you can’t wait until August 24th, we already stock a nice selection of her yarn. Shown below is the Rimrock Shawldesigned by Kelly Forster in Alexandra’s Crafts Black Butte.

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Knit Nights, now on Tuesdays, are a great mid-week break. They are from 6pm-8pm.  We hope to see you here!