I must apologise for the lateness of the newsletter this evening.
Off Back Issue Magazines
Bright cotton colours and new pattern books
Tangled Yarns bundles tied up with strings
These are a few of my favourite things!
Some patterns featured in back issues –
Yarn Suggestion: Eki Riva Casual 8ply
Yarn Suggestion: Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece
Apres Surf Hoodie
Yarn Suggestion: Biggan Design 4ply
Yarn Suggestion: Debbie Bliss Luxury Tweed
Lauren made a Climbing Vines Pullover last winter in the Luxury Tweed.
This was her first pieced garment and she found the pattern well written and the yarn a joy to knit with.
It was well worn last season and will make an appearance again this winter.
Our Colourwork Knit – A – Long continues to be popular with many stunning displays of stripes, fair isle and colourwork
I managed to whip up a little colourwork myself this week which you will see a further on in the newsletter.
A new pattern that has grabbed my attention this week is Betiko by Lee Meredith. There are several spectacular examples of stripes
Don’t forget to submit your KAL entry before midnight Thursday 31st
*yarn must be purchased from Tangled Yarns during March.
|Workshops with Biggan Dups
We’ve had an amazing response to last weeks launch of our Biggan Dups workshops with several of our workshops filling within days!
I am excited to announce that due to popular demand we have organised extra dates for more workshops.
I can also reveal the pattern that will be used for the Colourwork Workshop. I have received
I decided to test knit the Beaumont Tam in the Biggan 4ply this week, twice actually…
So I ripped it out and knitted it again, this time using 3.00mm for the brim and 3.5mm for the body.
Over the two days, you will learn how to do stranded colourwork while creating a hat.
Participants are to purchase the Beaumont Tam pattern direct from Jared Flood on Ravelry prior to the workshop.
This is so Biggan is able to focus the workshop time on teaching you colourwork.
Date: Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th April
Time: Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm, Sunday 10:00am – 1:00pm
Cost:$150 for the two day workshop which includes a light lunch and coffee
During this workshop, you will be leaning Continental Knitting, which is a method of knitting with holding the yarn in your left hand.
Date: Saturday 2nd April
Time:10:00am – 1:00pm
During this workshop, you will learn a variety of finishing techniques that will give your knitwear a more polished look.
Some of these techniques will include seaming without puckering, fastening in your ends, joining in new yarn, changing colours for stripes within your knitting, creating buttonholes, picking up stitches for necklines plus other techniques to streamline your finishing of garments.
Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
The Finishing Workshop has been one of our most popular workshops!
This workshop will be the last one that Biggan will be conducting at Tangled Yarns this season, and with
We do require a 50% non-refundable or transferable deposit to secure a
Places are very limited as Biggan is only in Australia for a few months. We
|Classes & Workshops|
With winter in sight we have had some new faces in store eager to reignite their love of knitting which is just fabulous to see!
With this in mind we have added an extra day of classes to our calendar.
Technical Support is one of our most popular classes. This is a very student
I will be holding another Blanket Techniques class this Saturday afternoon and will cover seaming blanket pieces
We are revamping the Classes page on our website and have listed descriptions of all our standard classes and our speciality
To view the most current dates please follow the link to the pdf calendar.
To book you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Norah Gaughan Volume 8
We have had a fabulous shipment from Berroco this week, we were eagerly awaiting the arrival for our order in particular
Volume 8 has been released ready for the warmer weather in the northern
Patterns that are tempting me are –
We have the full range of Norah Gaughan pattern books back in stock. If you are looking for something to keep you warm this winter, Volume 7 is Norah’s latest winter collection and it will be perfect for our upcoming cooler weather!
We will be stocking up on the beautiful Ultra Alpaca range in the coming weeks, so keep an eye out on the newsletter.
We added a selection of Berroco’s new season booklets to this order along with a top up of popular booklets from their earlier editions.
A preview of the new booklets –
A sample of patterns –
A sample of patterns –
wald, baum and wien
Our Missoni Inspired Blanket is continuing to be popular and I have
If you are looking for some blanket ideas to tempt you make sure you check out the Berroco Afghan Book below.
|Berroco Afghan Book
Back in stock is our beautiful Berroco Comfort Knit & Crochet Afghan Book.
I’m trying to convince myself that I do not need another blanket on the go…
Our Cotton Fleece wall is full to the top with new stock this week!
With the change of season there have been some changes to the Cotton Fleece palette.
We are always happy to order in a colour if we don’t currently carry it.
I have my left over Cotton Fleece from my Babette neatly wound up and ready to get stuck in on my
The latest in store addition for our caffeine enthusiasts are the fabulous KeepCups!
Our regular social knitters all love having their own individual, reusable cup for their tea or coffee.
Our last delivery of KeepCups were snapped up immediately but we have replenished both the small and large size.
KeepCups are only available in store – Large $16 Small $14.
|Inspiring your passion! Kelly|