SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH
MEADOWCROFT YARN (YARN.REHAB) TECHNICOLOR TRUNK SHOW!
SUPER - BALL SUNDAY!!!
February 5th , 1-4pm ONLY
Great yarns at great prices. Help us make room for spring and take home a stadiums worth of yarn.
Quince & Co. Trunk Show
NOW through Feb 4th - The best of TERN
DEE O'KEEFE IS COMING TO TYC AT THE END OF MARCH!
She will be teaching three great classes for all skill levels. Friday take advantage of two great classes for beginners through intermediate knitters. Saturday, prepare to have your head spin with a Design your own Pi Shawl class using multiple charts. Get your favorite stitch dictionary and sign up soon.
New Classes, Knit-a-longs and Crochet-a-longs
are happening all month!
Join us Wednesday evenings from 5 - 8
for evening social knitting, crochet, spinning and weaving. Stop by to see
what's up at The Yarn Club, meet new friends and learn new
Learn to Knit Brioche
Feb 7 & 14, 4pm-6pm
Two color Brioche Cowl
Learn to knit brioche both flat and in the round with a fun little cowl using chunky yarn.
Pattern provided by Kelly for class.
Adventure in Double Knitting
January 28th, 10-12
With the holidays past, it is time to
learn something new while working on something for you! This classic
cowl is double knit using two handed color work techniques. The
class will begin with learning an I-cord cast on and then focus on
eating a colorwork chart, using two hands to knit, and making two
pieces of fabric that intertwine together for a thick cozy winter
accessory. It is finished with an I-cord bind off which you are
welcome to stop by for anytime for help. We will be using 2 skeins
of Swans Island worsted, a few stitch markers, and size 8
needles in a 16 inch circumference. Class is $40 plus materials.
February 19 & 26, 10-1
Weave an Overshop Scarf (also called a Mermaid scarf)
You will need 2 colors of DK weight yarn. Three Irish Girls is recommended
Flip Top Mitts
January 20th, 2-4pm
Learn to knit mittens with flip tops. Is it a mitten or fingerless gloves? The choice is yours! All you need is a skein or two of Aran weight yarn.
Silicon Alley Sweater Knit a long
Saturdays 11am to 1pm.
Join Patti as we enjoy knitting a new sweater. It is free and open to anyone but you do need to know knitting basics. We will help you measure for the appropriate size and choose your yarns. Our pattern is called Silicon Alley and it is in the MALABRIGO RIOS BOOK 10. This textured striped pullover is knit in RIOS - superwash merino wool. It works up in three colors and needs a total of 6-8 skeins (RIOS has 210 yards) and needle sizes 7 and 8 in 24” or 32” PLUS a 16” circular size 7. As always, yarns must be purchased from the shop. The Book 10 is also available in the store.Let us know if you will join in the fun! Our first session starts soon!
Cast on NOW! We are actively knitting the perfect pullover sweater for all skill levels.
It's sweater season and we are casting on. Any time you want. Lots of folks are jumping in. Never knit a sweater before? this is a great one to learn on and we are here to help!
Join us for a fun and easy pullover using DK or worsted weight yarns. Perfect in baah Yarns, malabrigo Rios, the NEW colors of Madelinetosh Vintage or DK. Even a DK gradient kit would work well.
Homework: make a 4" by 4" gauge swatch
Learn to Spin
Sunday, January 29, 1-4 continuing on Feb 5 to learn to ply
The first class will teach you how to spin your yarns. the second class will teach you how to ply your creation into usable yarns.
Cost: $45.00 plus materials
Materials: Must purchase roving from TYC. Bring your spindle or purchase one of ours.
Learn to Weave
January 12, 18, 26 FULL
February 12, 19, 26, 2-5pm THIS CLASS IS FULL
February 9, 16, 23 5:30-8pm
March 12, 19, 26, 2-5pm
Discover the magic of weaving with Kelly. This 3 week class will teach you the basics of weaving and you will be able to finish your project.
Cost: $60.00 plus materials and loom rental fee ($25.00) if needed. Loom fee can be applied to purchase of your loom after class.
Materials: 1 skein of DK or sport yarn and 1 skein of mohair/silk blend as discussed in class and recommended by your instructor.
Hound's Tooth Scarf Weaving Class
Sunday, January 15 & 22, 1-4
Materials: 2 colors of Dk yarn. Chickadee was used for the sample.
LEARN TO KNIT AND CROCHET CLASSES
It’s time to get started thinking about New Year’s Resolutions and top of the list should be learning a new craft! Time to get hooked on crochet or needled into knitting. We have classes to suit your schedule. Our January classes are in two parts. The first lesson will teach you the basic stitches, information about different yarns, the proper use for them and get you started on practicing. The second part will explain how to read and understand a pattern and put your skills to work on a project.
Cost for either Learn to Knit or Learn to Crochet is $50 for the two part classes, requires pre-registration and purchase of supplies through The Yarn Club. A skein of Malabrigo RIOS is the recommended yarn. If crocheting, please bring or purchase a size G hook. If knitting, please bring or purchase circular size 7 needles.
Learn to Knit with Patti Part One is offered:
February 2, 10-12, Feb 9th, 5:30-7:30, Feb. 16, 5:30-7:30, Feb 21, 10-12
Learn to Knit Part 2 is March 1 from 6:30-8pm
Learn to Crochet with Patti Part One is offered:
Feb 1, 5:30-7:30, Feb. 7, 10-12, Feb 17, 10-12, Feb 23, 5:30-7:30
January 18th from 5:30-7:30pm
Learn to Crochet Part 2 is March 1 from 5-6:30pm
Project selections will be at the instructor’s discretion.
New Crochet – A – Long
Join Jeannie and Patti for a new project starting on February 22nd from 2:30 to 4:00pm. We are working out of TOP-DOWN CROCHET SWEATERS by Dora Ohrenstein. We will be learning how to obtain a perfect fit in a crocheted sweater. We have chosen the ISOLA/CHLOE combination which gives a choice of the same design in either a cardigan or a pullover.
Materials: recommended yarn is a sport-weight or light DK weight with a size E/4(3.5mm) hook. Stitch markers are also recommended for this project.
As always, our crochet-a-longs are free to all but yarns must be purchased at The Yarn Club. Also, with this project, the above named book needs to be pre-paid with Andrea. Please come in and place your order with her by February 6th to join in the fun.
CROCHET BUCKET BAGA ND BACK PACK
Call for a class.
School has started and the kids are hauling lots of stuff. Shouldn't
the girls carry
something really stylish? Churchmouse Classics has a terrific backpack to crochet
that fits the bill! Join in the fun making these bucket bags in their color of choice –
or think Team Colors for the school!
COST: $30 for class plus materials
MATERIALS: Churchmouse Classics pattern “Oval Crocheted Bucket Bags &
Pouches”. May be purchased at the Yarn Club, through Churchmouse Yarns and
Tea or through Ravelry at www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/oval-crochetedbucket-
For small size – 450 yards of non-stretchy DK to light weight worsted in a plant
fiber yarn. For larger size – 755 yards. Pattern is two- toned and of the amount
given, 25% of this should be the amount of a contrast!
Suggested yarn I used was Old Dominion Collection in 100% Virginia Cotton!
Crochet hook in BOTH size E(3.5mm) and F(3.75mm) and 4 markers in colors
January 21st for the toe class. Please call to register. Limit 4 students.
You will need 1 skein of Sock yarn divided in two cakes. We recommend Yarn Love Juliet, Tosh Sock, or meadowcroft Rockshelter Sock.
a 32"-40"size US 0-1 Needle for Magic Loop
Cost: class 1 is $25.00, class 2 is $15.00. All the help in the world is free
Here are some popular classes we have had in the past. See one you like? Call 757-486-5648 and we can schedule it for you. Or send over an email at email@example.com
Wall Art Weaving
If you would like to have this class again, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Materials: 10 dent reed, fingering yarn for warp.
$35.00 materials fee optional. This will allow you to share in a wide variety of yarns, fibers and art batts.
CROCHETED MOEBIUS COWL
Winter is coming and here is an easy cowl for those newly-taught crochet
students. It's a different twist on a beginner stitch that is fun and quick to make.
Works up so pretty and makes a great gift!
MATERIALS: Small size 24”x11” requires 229yds of a lace or fingering weight
Large size 38”x15” requires 458 yes of lace or fingering weight
Sample on display made in Berroco Folio
Size L crochet hook
Cost: $25 for class plus materials
Malabrigo Waterfront Cowl
So you've learned to knit and you are ready to try your hand at making an actual
project. Let's try the MALABRIGO WATERFRONT cowl in the new Book 10. This is
an easy pattern that teaches you to knit in the round, puts knit and purl stitches
together into patterns to follow inside of the pattern itself.
COST: $30 for class plus materials
MATERIALS:: Malabrigo Rios Book 10
Malabrigo Rios worsted weight - (2) hanks needed for total of 420yds
Size 8 circular needles in 24”
Windowpane or Hudson Yards Hat and Colorwork Cowl
Learn great colorwork techniques with Kelly. Knit a hat and a cowl using Malabrigo Rios.
Materials: 2 skeins contrasting colors Malabrigo Rios
Size 7 needle or size to obtain gauge.
photo credit/Jared Flood/Brooklyn Tweed
This beautiful pattern by Jared flood features a three color stranded motif and individual fingers. Please take advantage of the free tubular cast on class so that your mitts have a comfortably stretchy cuff.
Materials: 1 skein finch (glove color)
1 skein finch (dominant color)
1 skein finch (background color)
US 0 needle 32” or DPN’s
US 2 needle 32” or DPN’s
Or size needed to obtain gauge
Fish Lips Kiss Socks with Lora
Classes are taught by experienced knitters with patience and support. We offer classes from beginner to advanced techniques to satisfy the most inquisitive knitter. Our Staff is always available to help. Bring in a dropped stitch or a late night goof and we will do our best to get you back on track.
MEET OUR TEACHERS AND STAFF
This is the fabulous lady who taught me to knit, my Mom. If she could teach me, she can definately help you. Meet with Lora any day around the table and by appointment.
Meet Will. If you know him, you love him. Calm, cool, creative and all around good guy. Will manages the place and can help you learn to knit, crochet or figure out a pesky pattern.
Pam brings a level excellence in knitting and a vast knowledge of Ravelry and pattern support to our family. She can answer any question or show you a new technique any time.
Kelly has joined the TYC family and brings with her a wealth of
knowledge in knitting, crochet, spinning and weaving. She is out
team leader in all things weaving and loves to teach any technique you
want to learn. Dont see a class you want? Just ask Kelly!
Our photographer extraudinere! Melissa runs our Wednesday Crochet-a-longs each week at 3:00pm. Hookers unite!
Patti joins us fresh from retirement to teach our Learn to Knit and Crochet
classes. She is an avid knitter and crocheter who loves to get
folks "hooked" on the craft she loves.
Jean is awesome with a hook or her needles. She loves to add beads and play with different yarns in the same project. Join our Wednesday Crochet-a-longs and get to know a fantastic person with mad crafting skills.
Meet our newest member of the team, Sean. Enjoy lots of energy and a great spirit that will lift any mood. Sean knits and helps us out around the store. He is reat with color and finding the perfect pattern to match your favorite TYC yarn.