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September 2016
$20.00

PYP – Sept 27

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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This class meets almost any Tuesday Tuesday Evenings 7:00 – 9:00pm  Bring in whatever you are working on.  Sign up for as many sessions as fit your schedule. Kristen has helped people learn to:   knit Norwegian mittens, lace scarves, cable berets switch to continental knitting sew beautiful seams follow a crochet pattern   and much more….

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$65.00

Knit 101 – Sept 28

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Knit 101

This class meet three times: Wednesday Evenings 7:00 - 8:30pm Sept 28, Oct 5, Oct 12 If you’ve never picked up needles or need a little refresher, this class is for you. You'll make a pair of fingerless mitts. Learn: cast on, knit, purl and cast off Cost: $65  (all materials included)

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$45.00

Knit 102 – Sept 29

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Peace Fleece hat

This class meets three times: Thursday Evenings 7:00 - 9:00pm Sept 29, Oct 6, Oct 13 Learn: how to knit in the round, rib, decrease, and make a swatch Prerequisite: Knitting 101 or equivalent experience Cost: $45 (materials not included)  

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$75

Ann Weaver Workshop: Brioche

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Intrigued by brioche stitch projects but intimidated or confused by instructions? In this workshop, you’ll learn one-color and two-color brioche stitch.

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October 2016
$150

Ann Weaver Workshop: Steeking

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Glen Ellyn Historical Society,
800 N. Main St.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
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Steeking Class

Eyeing colorwork cardigan patterns? Tired of working purl rows on Stockinette cardigans? Afraid to cut your knitting? Overcome your fear with NO RISK!

In this workshop, we’ll steek old or thrifted sweaters (bring your own or purchase one from Ann's collection!). You don’t have to knit anything in preparation! You’ll work through all the steps of steeking a sweater, and you’ll be ready—and excited—to steek your own work.

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$65

Ann Weaver Workshop: Zippers

October 2 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Please join us for a delightful morning with Ann Weaver.

In this workshop, we'll be installing zippers with NO SEWING! This method is ideal for handknits and avoids all the bunching and stretching that can come with installing a zipper using a sewing machine.

After this workshop, you'll see zippers as a viable alternative to buttons for all your cardigans. It's a whole new world!

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$50.00

Smooth Operator Socks

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Smooth Operator Socks

This class meets three times: Monday Evenings 7:00 – 9:00pm Oct 3, Oct 10, 7:00 - 8:00 Oct 17 Come learn how to do a cuff-down, after-thought heel sock the Susan B. Anderson way! Kathy will even teach you her favorite cuff-down cast on. Learn: double pointed needles or magic loop, Kathy’s special cast on, after-thought heel, and kitchener stitch Materials: 400 yds. fingering wt. yarn (self-striping looks great with this sock), 1US (2.25mm) DPNs or long circular for magic…

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$30.00

Ombre Hat

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Ombre Hat

This class meets two times: Tuesday Evenings 7:00 – 8:30pm Oct 4, Oct 11 It’s the trifecta – (1) a really cool slouchy hat that will make a great gift; (2) the chance to practice your continental knitting and (3) learn to do simple fair isle – all in one hat! You’ll have such fun making this quick and easy hat. Learn (or refresh): Continental knitting (or American knitting if you currently do continental), simple hat techniques (join in the…

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$20.00

PYP – Oct 4

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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This class meets almost any Tuesday Tuesday Evenings 7:00 – 9:00pm  Bring in whatever you are working on.  Sign up for as many sessions as fit your schedule. Kristen has helped people learn to:   knit Norwegian mittens, lace scarves, cable berets switch to continental knitting sew beautiful seams follow a crochet pattern   and much more….

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$60.00

Waiting for Rain

October 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
String Theory Yarn Company,
477 N. Main Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
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Waiting for Rain Shawl

This class meets three times: Monday Evenings 7:00 – 9:00pm Oct 10, Oct 24, Oct 31 This garter stitch semicircular shawl with lace insertions is a stunner. Amaze your friends! Learn:  marker placement for lace, short rows, chart/ written instructions included Materials: Two balls of sock yarn, 6US 32 or 40 inch circular needle, at least 16 circle markers and 3 removable stitch markers, and Waiting for Rain Shawl pattern by Softsweater Knits (available as a digital pattern at String…

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