Raiun Cardigan in Shibui Staccato

It’s still July, but you can almost feel a hint of fall in today’s unseasonably cool weather in Ithaca.  Brr….

Raiun Cardigan

Raiun Cardigan Back

This classy top down cardigan is perfect for today!  It has elegant ribbing from the neckline down in all the right places front and back.  Shibui Staccato, a 70% merino, 30% silk sock yarn, gives the sweater a very nice drape.  Come see the sample and take advantage of our Summer Sale going on right now until the end of July!

Song of the Sea Cowl

Three 2-hour classes; $35 + tax & supplies

Song of the Sea Cowl Song of the Sea Cowl Close

This is a good class option for new knitters who have just completed the basics class.  You will learn to read and knit a textured stitch pattern that repeats at several different intervals, creating an exquisite and very giftable cowl!

Session 1Deborah Dawson7 to 9 pm on Wednesday, 9/11, 9/18 & 10/2Completed

Ella Funt Sweater for Kids

Five 2-hour classes; $65 + tax & supplies

Ella Funt Sweater

Learn all of the basics of sweater construction and Fair Isle knitting while making a small, manageable project – an absolutely adorable child’s sweater.  This class has it all:  bottom up construction, sleeves knit in the round on dpn’s, Fair Isle knitting back and forth in knit and purl, yoke decreases, picked up button bands and button holes!  The pattern even allows you to customize your Fair Isle pattern, just in case elephants are not your cup of tea.  You will rule sweater construction when you are finished!

Session 1Antonia Jordan1:30 to 3:30 pm on Saturday, 9/28, 10/5, 10/19, 10/26 & 11/2Cancelled

Stitch Clinics 2013

Month long session of weekly 2-hour classes, $50 or $15 for one time drop in + tax and supplies

 Continental Knitting

Whatever you’re working on, Stitch Clinic allows you to bring it in for professional help when you run into a problem.  We will schedule monthly clinics on different days and at different times, so, whatever your schedule, there will be a Stitch Clinic that suits your needs!  You can sign up for a month of clinic time for $50, or drop in for one clinic for $15.

DecemberHickory Lee11 am to 1 pm on Wednesday, 12/4, 12/11, & 12/18Just Stop In!
DecemberKiko Nobusawa1 to 3 pm on Sunday, 12/8 & 12/15Just Stop In!

Seed Stitch Panel Cardi

five 2-hour classes; $65 + tax & supplies

Back Panel Seed CardiganLearn the basics of sweater knitting and construction while making this classic yet unique cardigan from the Plymouth design team.  This would be a perfect “first sweater,” and it would make a lovely Holiday gift for someone special.  The class schedule gives you plenty of time to actually finish this sweater by the time the classes are over.

Session 1Dawn Smith7 to 9 pm on Monday, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18 & 12/1Completed