Friday, October 5, 2012

October Classes & Workshops

Call or stop by the shop to sign-up for a class. Sign-up early as space is limited. When you sign-up for a class, you will choose your yarn and receive a materials list. 

Project Classes: (samples of finished projects are on display at the shop) 

 Broomstick Lace Class, $20 + supplies
Wednesday, October 17, 1pm - 3pm or Saturday, October 20, 1pm - 3pm
Broomstick lace is a light and lacy crochet stitch that can be used to make a variety of projects. Join us for this fun class and learn a new and interesting crochet technique! Class taught by Michelle Coker. 

Love Ruffles?, $20 + supplies 
Saturday, October 27, 1pm - 3pm In this 2-hour beginner class you will begin and COMPLETE an amazing Berroco ruffle scarf. You may choose from Glee, RicRac or Lacey yarn. Class taught by Beth Glass.

Market Bag, $20 + supplies 
Tuesday, October 23, 10am - 12pm
The Green Living Tote is as useful as it is fun to knit. In this class, you will learn the techniques needed to knit this great bag! Class taught by Melissa Rummel.

Technique Classes: 

Fix Your Knits, $20 
Saturday, October 13, 10am - 12pm Need help recognizing exactly where you have made a mistake in your knitting projects? Would you love to feel confident correcting those mistakes? Join us for this class during which you will learn to correct the most common knitting mistakes. A small amount of homework is required before class date, so sign-up soon. Class taught by Melissa Rummel.

Beginner Knitting Class, $20 + supplies 
Tuesday, October 9, 10am - 12pm Learn all the basic beginner knitting skills in this class taught by Melissa Rummel.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class, $20 per 2 hour lesson + supplies 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a one-on-one lesson let us know ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

October Knit-a-long

In October, we will be celebrating the arrival of Fall with a choice of 2 great projects for you to choose from for this month's knit-a-long. 

Choice number one is the sweet and stylish Child's Ballet Shrug. Your little angel will love wearing this shrug to her ballet classes, gymnastics meets, or softball practices!

 Choice number two, the Plymouth Ladies Shrug, will quickly become your favorite accessory this fall. This shrug is a great item to keep in your car for those times you find yourself needing a little something to warm you up!

 We will meet every Thursday in October, 1pm - 3pm. You may attend as many or as few of the gatherings as you like. Come by soon to sign-up and to choose the yarn for your project!

November Knit-a-long

The November knit-a-long project will be an amazing poncho ~ a great addition to your Fall wardrobe. Take advantage of this month's sale to purchase your supplies for this project ~ sign-up for this knit-a-long soon so we can get all the yarn ordered and delivered to the shop before the knit-a-long starts .

October Sit & Stitch Schedule

3rd ~ Yarn Nook (5pm - 8pm)
10th ~ Indulge (6pm - 8pm)
17th ~ Yarn Nook (5pm - 8pm)
24th ~ Indulge (6pm - 8pm)
31st ~ No Sit & Stitch Tonight ~ Happy Halloween!!!

Parc Lafayette (corner of Kaliste Saloom & Camellia)
1921 Kaliste Saloom Rd., Suite 111

October Sale

$10 off of your purchase of $50 or more (purchase must be regular priced items only ~ sale items and classes are not included)

 Look for the notions basket full of 50% to 75% off goodies

Festival Acadiens et Creoles

Join us for fiber and fun during Festival Acadiens et Creoles on Saturday, October 12th. We would love for you to stop by Yarn Nook on your way to this amazing festival in Girard Park (just 2 blocks from the shop)! We plan to sit outside to enjoy the beautiful weather, relax, knit or crochet, and enjoy the great festival music. Don’t forget your project and your lawn chair! More information about the festival here.