spring into knitting: May yarn sale
- Yesterday I posted on our Facebook page that Carole and Fred were away at Shepherds Harvest, leaving me alone in the store... so EVERYTHING WAS ON SALE, haha.
But I do actually have some May yarn sales to share with you.
Sale prices expire June 1st.
Tamm Petit, $17.00/lb cone
Tamm Kitty, $17.50/lb cone
Tamm Cristal, $18.55/lb cone
Skacel chenille kit, $29/yarn + pattern book
Lambs Pride, $7.99/skein
Simpli Worsted, $11.95/skein
Wisdom Yarns Saki Bamboo, $7.00/skein
*Scroll down to end of this message for link to a free pattern using Saki Bamboo*
See a pic of these yarns on our Facebook page, or here:
TAMM PETIT 2/30
100% Acrylic, regular price $18.75
Approximately 1 pound cones, 8,147 yards per pound
Suggested knitting tension (standard machine): 5, or 3-4 when doing 4 color double-bed knitting.
Handknitting needle: 2
Washing instructions: Machine wash and dry on delicate.
Comments: Excellent for 4-color jacquard knitting, Thread Lace, Plating. Use double strands for double bed tuck or triple strands for lace knitting.
TAMM KITTY 2/14
Approximately 1 pound cones, 3346 yards per cone
Suggested knitting tension (standard machine): Single strand tension 3 or 4, Double strand tension 8 or 9
Handknitting needle: 4
Washing instructions: Machine wash gentle cycle (cool water and mild soap) and dry (low heat).
Comments: Soft to the touch. Great for sweaters and baby items. Double strand great on garter carriage.
68% Acrylic / 32% Polyester
Approximately 1 pound cones, 2,953 yards per cone
Suggested knitting tension (standard machine): 4
Handknitting needle: 5
Washing instructions: Machine Wash and Dry.
Comments: A 2/12 weight yarn. Great yarn for baby items. Knits up and maintains shape through extensive wear.
A beautiful and luxurious novelty yarn. Pattern booklet included with kit contains several projects that can be made with one skein of chenille.
LAMBS PRIDE WORSTED
100% Merino wool
Excellent for felting
A favorite of handknitters and crocheters, also works on mid-gauge and bulky knitting machines (or standard machine Every Other Needle).
We've just updated our book SOCK MACHINE EXPERIENCES with a pattern for using this yarn on a Erlbacher Gearhart Circular Sock Machine, 48 slot cylinder.
$13.95 suggested retail price, our price $11.95 (buy 5 or more skeins)
Simpliworsted is a perfect all around worsted weight yarn. A Superwash Merino Blend in vibrant colors. Feels like butter!
55% Merino Superwash 28% Acrylic 17% Nylon
140 yards per 100 gram ball
US 10 needles
6.0 mm needles
4 sts per inch
This is the yarn used with the new handknitting pattern book for baby blankets and afghans called BUILDING BLOCKS. I mentioned this book in my last Yahoo Group posting.
WISDOM YARNS SAKI BAMBOO
50% superwash merino, 25% rayon from bamboo, 25% nylon; 100g/462 yds
solid colors, $7.00/skein (regular price $8)
Free pattern (handknit) using this yarn STORM'S EYE HAT, download here: