Knitters are an easy group to please ... We have tried to make shopping for Mother's day an easy job here... Beautiful kits for sock knitters, lace shawl knitters, hand crafted yarn bowl with gadgets, great books and of course - walls of yummy yarns... So, stop in this week and pick out something wonderful for your Mom
We are so excited to have Cheryl Toy of Little Church Knits join
us for our Fall Workshop here at Grey Heron's new location in the bay side city
of Belleville. Cheryl is an passionate knitter, designer, podcaster and
instructor. http://littlechurchknits.com/ Each module has a brief description of the class and with Cheryl's
flair for teaching, you will learn an abundance of techniques, skills and
tips/tricks. Each module will have a break at the halfway point for
refreshments. The workshop will be located at 25 Pinnacle St. S, Belleville, ON
Here's our line up: Skills Building – 3 hour module - $65.00 – Beginner + - Friday Oct 13th 1pm to 4pm Here’s your chance to learn and brush up on techniques- gain
confidence and add new skills to your daily knitting process. Magic Loop, Tubular Cast On, Long tail cast on (two
versions), Stretchy Bind off, Three Needle Bind Off, Provisional Cast on Strand and Steek – 6 hour module- $120.00 – Intermediate (intrepid advanced begi…
Who's tired of the cold winter winds and ready to knit a great Spring sweater?
Well, I think many of us are ready for those tulips and crocuses to show up.
Have you heard about Joji's Boxy sweater line up? These easy fit fun toknit sweaters have been designed in several styles and yarn weights.
Have a look...
The Boxy was Joji's first design like this. It has a unique construction with interesting details and lots of easy knitting.
Boxy is a very simple modern sweater, with a very wide body and skinny sleeves. Worked with a lightweight yarn it is very flattering, drapey and stylish! A little short row section in the shoulders adds an interesting texture to the sleeves. Directions are given to make a seamless version (worked in the round) or a seamed version (worked back and forth) of the body. The sleeves and the neckband are worked seamlessly in the round in both versions. As per Joji's description.
Then comes the worsted weight knit version of Boxy. Faster to knit t…
It's going to be really cold tomorrow so I thought I'd get a pair of soft squishy mittens on the needles. I love garter stitch - springy soft thick so here's a few patterns for you to check out on Ravelry.