Another stunning winter week with the winter sun shining!
Our constant flow of stock has continued this week with deliveries popping up most days, adding more colour to the shop.
I have been doing my usual pattern browsing this week, new stock always makes my fingers itch to pick up the needles & hooks.
|KnitScene Fall 2012
The new KnitScene has arrived!!
Knitscene Fall 2012 is packed with 24 projects you will love to knit.
Jam packed with sweaters to knit, we explore cables, texture, colourwork, and embellishments in knitting. Sit down with featured designer Rosemary (Romi) Hill and learn about installing zippers from Josh Bennett.
Buttons, buttons everywhere.
Some of my favourites from this delivery…
Mr. Hoo by Carey Huffman (crochet)
Girlfriend Market Bag by Laura Spradlin (knit)
Vine Lace Vest by Cecily Glowik MacDonald (knit)
Knit-Look Crocheted Cowl Scarf by Lisa van Klavern (crochet)
Berry Cute Hat by Bev Galeskas (knit)
Cherry by Anna Bell (knit)
Merrily We Knit A’Round Skirt by Michelle McCrea (knit)
Two Button Ballet Flats by Lisa van Klavern (crochet)
New stock of our massive range of Addi needles has hit the shop floor.
We continue to sell out of the new Addi Long Lace Click Sets but they are back in stock!
Yet more Noro has arrived this week!
This weekend we start the first of our Pop Blanket courses but if you have missed out or you are not able to join us in Brisbane you can always Knit Along with us!
I will be sharing our students progress over the weeks via the newsletter and of course our Facebook page.
Some other Noro ideas –
Taiyo Reversible Scarf by Susan B Anderson (knit)
Shizuku by Angela Tong (knit)
Broomstick Lace Scarf by Donna Wolf (crochet)
Dizzy Lizzy by Arlene’s World of Lace (knit)
Prickle by Juan-Jua Chye (knit)
Noro Bias Lace Scarf by Susan Ashcroft (knit)
One Good Turn by Ali Green (crochet)
Volna by Grumperina (knit)
Another delivery of KnitPro needles and accessories arrived this week with new stock of fixed, straight and interchangeable needles.
Ptarmigan by Jared Flood (knit)
Squinch Shawl by Liz Abinante (knit)
Cutie Kerchief by Lisa van Klaveren (crochet)
Plaid Baby Blanket by Yana Ivey (knit)
Shore Shawl by Derya Davenport (knit)
Baby Socks by Socks Street (knit)
With July almost gone and our August classes filling fast it is time to release our September & October class calendar!
Back by popular demand is our Lean to Knit Socks course. We have a wonderful selection of sock yarns in store at the moment including our new Heritage Sock & Sock Paints, Malabrigo Sock and MadelineTosh Sock, something for everyone.
Learn to Knit Socks
During three classes you will learn how to knit a pair of beautiful socks from Derrin’s Learn to Knits Socks pattern.
$75.00 per person (3 week course) plus supplies
Please note that this is an intermediate course.
Prior knowledge of how to knit in the round comfortably is required.
Approximatley 100g of fingering weight / 4ply yarn
Bookings and deposits are essential for all of our classes.
Please phone the store on 07 3666 0276 or email us firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further questions on our classes or to book in!
|On the Needles at Tangled Yarns|
A couple of our wonderful customers Liz and Roslyn started an little knit a long with each other last Saturday afternoon at social knitting.
They both decided that they loved the Capelet Tank by Cathy Carron from the latest Knit.Wear magazine.
This is Liz’s finished Capelet in our Noro Silk Garden Lite, less than a week later!
Kim has inspirited many cast on this week with her hot off the needles Hitchhiker by Martina Behm.
Also finished this week is a pair of mens socks for Kims Son in-law in our Berroco Sox.
Last week I whipped up a quick scarf for a lovely friend, every time I looked at colour #29 in our Noro Taiyo I thought of her.
This time I cast on 22 stitches and only used a single ball.
Smitten with Kims Hitchhiker I couldn’t resist casting one on in our Noro Taiyo Sock in colour #08 that has been tempting me since we first received our shipment.
I am using our Cascade Heritage Silk in Natural as the contrast colour.
Anita and I were chatting about our favourite cast ons earlier this week and two that popped up were the German Twist Cast On method and Norwegian Twist Cast On.
It is always nice to have a couple of different cast ons up your sleeve and when searching for some patterns that suggested different cast ons we came across the lovely Rikke Hat pattern by Sarah Young.
Of course I had to cast on in our Malabrigo Arroyo in Purpuras….just to test a few different cast ons!
|Inspiring your passion!