Eight Arms to HUG You With!
Want a crochet version? Here's one to try!
Featured Yarn and Pattern
Clean Cotton Big is a recycled eco-fiber blend. This thick and fun yarn is suitable for home decor, accessories, and more! What to make with it? We love these:
Check out the Chevron Waves Bath Mat (knit, $6.50) or the Shoreline Rug (crochet, free pattern)! Either one would look great adorning your bathroom, laundry room, front door, or anywhere else you want a pretty mat...
Regular & Upcoming Events
Every Tuesday at 1 pm - Yarnivorphans Meet-up at Panera
1st and 3rd Fridays - Friday Night Cravings here at Yarnivore
3rd Saturday - Spinners and Weavers Monthly Meet-Up at Yarnivore
Saturday, February 29 - Saori Weaving Class with Kathy Utts
Friday & Saturday, May 1 & 2 - Yellow Rose Fiber Festival in Seguin
Highlighter tape is GREAT for keeping your place on patterns, but it does have one downside - it picks up just enough ink or pencil off your paper to make it cloudy. To keep it nice and clear, put the page in a page protector first.
On commercially printed books/magazines with shiny paper, the highlighter tape doesn't pick up anything.
Knit and Crochet Workshop with Beate
EVERY Thursday from 1-3 pm, $18 per session
Need help with a project or technique? This 1-session class is a great way to get help and see what others are working on! Beate will help with reading patterns, reinforcing techniques, and building your confidence. Beate can assist with either knitting or crochet projects.
One 2-hour session
Knitting Workshop with Wendy
Each session is $18
Thursday, February 20 from 6-8 pm
Thursday, March 5 from 6-8 pm
Sunday, March 8 from 6-8 pm
Wednesday, March 25 from 6-8 pm
You know you love Wendy's tips and hints and wish she could help you with every project! Well, now she can! Bring your projects and we'll all learn together from each other's challenges. Make your knitting look professional and lose all your fears!
One 2-hour session
Weaving - Saori weaving with Kathy Utts!
Saturday, February 29 from 10-4 pm, $33
Teacher: Guest Teacher Kathy Utts!
No experience needed! Join us for this very fun (!) class in Saori weaving. This form of weaving originated in Japan and seeks to make weaving accessible to all and to tap into spontaneous creativity. Both beginners and advanced students enjoy learning about the Saori philosophy and the myriad of techniques that add texture and artistic interest.
Guest teacher Kathy Utts is a Saori trained weaver - she'll provide pre-warped looms, a wide variety of yarn and fiber, ribbon and sheep locks. Students will leave with a finished piece, suitable for wall art or decor. Depending on student experience and the amount of embellishments, students' work will range from about 18" to 30".
Sign up now, space is limited!
One 6-hour session
Two-at-a-Time Toe Up Socks
Sunday, March 1, 15, & 29 from noon-2 pm, $48
Suffering from Second Sock Syndrome? This class is the CURE!
Learn to knit two socks at a time on one long circular needle. We’ll start at the toe, do a short-row heel with NO WRAPS, and end with an elegant hemmed cuff.
Three 2-hour sessions
Monday, March 2 & 9 from 6-8 pm, $33
Discover how to use the inherent patterns built into your multicolored yarns! Planned pooling is a method of figuring out how to make your yarn do all the work for you to make it look like you have done some very serious colorwork. Wendy will show you how in this fun class! (It’s easier than it looks!)
Two 2-hour sessions
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