Today D-O-D id Jo Sharp’s Alpaca Kid Lustre for $4.00 This yarn is an Alpaca/kid mohair/ merino blend that knits at 5.5 sts. to the inch. It has 121 yards a ball. Great colors!
Don’t forget that Mass. Ave. Ravelry is meeting here today from 12-4. Come and join this fun group (treats are appreciated).
Do you get berroco knit bits? I am not sure if this is just for shops, but there was a pattern book sent out yesterday with 8 really good patterns in this set. We have copies of the patterns at the shop. These are great summer top patterns. There are tanks, shawl type sweaters, and basic cardigans. The guage is 5.5 sts to the inch and you can use the new ultra pima from cascade. This yarn is beautiful!! There are great colors with a really nice sheen. Great yardage- 220 yards per sk. at $ 9.50 a sk(30% off during the sale)
For thos of you who have asked, we are doing a couple of continental knitting classes!
Dates are Aug 2, 9, 23 and Sept 13 from 6-8 pm
or Aug 13, 27, Sep 3, 10 from 1-3 pm
Cost is $45. plus materials
Susannie is teaching this class and she will be doing a basic t-shirt in the Tempo from Filatura Di Crosa. I have to say that this is one of my favorite yarns this summer!
Sorry this is so late, I had to duck out early yesterday. Have a great weekend-susan