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Exciting News: Keith Leonard Is Back!
10:00 am to 12:00 pm - Flawless Finishing
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm - Fixing Mistakes
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm - Keith’s Tips and Tricks
Rhinebeck Sheep and Wool Festival
Yarn of the Month - 15% Off
Wool Addicts Sunshine
Wool Addicts Sunshine is a pure 100% mercerized organic cotton worked as a chain. It’s shiny, strong and with a clear stitch definition, perfect for all your summer projects!
Weight: Aran (8 wpi)
Meterage: 104 yards (95 meters)
Unit weight: 50 grams (1.76 ounces)
Gauge: 18.0 sts = 4 inches
Needle size: US 7 - 8 or 4.5 - 5mm
Fibers: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine washable.
Project of the Month
Hipster Shawl by Joji Locatelli
The Hipster Shawl by Joji Locatelli is a fun project that yields a beautiful and versatile shawl.
The finished shawl measures Approx. 83 inches (208 cm) from side to side and 22 inches (55 cm) from top to bottom at deepest point (after blocking).
Work it up with 6 skeins of Sunshine on US 8 (5 mm) needles.
You can find the paid pattern on Ravelry here.
We Now Offer Finishing Services!
You put your heart (and money) into knitting or crocheting it. It’s “done” but there are lots of loose ends and the lace looks bunchy. No worries! Close Knit is now offering project finishing by Finishing4U!
Services include weaving in ends, seaming, blocking, edging, dropped stitch repair, button bands, felting and any other detail needed to bring your project to the finish line. You will be proud to show off your handiwork the next time someone asks, “Wow! Did you MAKE that?!”
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for a price quote.