Knitty City Announces Its First Halloween Costume Contest!
And, here's how it goes:
All costumes must be 50% knit, crochet or felted
Costumes can be for people and/or pets
Photos must be emailed to Pearl (firstname.lastname@example.org) by midnight EST,
Sunday, October 28.
All Finalist photos will be posted on KC's Facebook page by October 29th.
Winners will be determined by "liking" on our FB Page
Voting ends October 31st, by Midnight
1st - $50 KC gift card
2nd - $25 KC gift card
3rd - $10 KC gift card.
PS: The winning costumes just might wind up in the window!
Other October News @ Knitty City
Team Knitty City Needs You!
Join us as we do our part in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
The Knitty City team will be meeting up in Cental Park on Sunday, Oct. 21 @ 8:30 AM, near the bandstand.
Please join Our Group as we walk for a cure - you can sign up at the store, too!
"Sock-tober @ Knitty City "
All sock yarn (ALL of the gorgeous stuff) is on sale this month for 10% off. "Sock Yarn Stock" up now. Sock yarns are not for just socks, 'ya know. It's a great yarn l for baby clothes, scarves, shawls, sweaters and mittens, too! Collect a variety now so as to have a number of color options on hand. Sock yarn also makes a great gift for the knitters you know and love.
"The weather out side may be frightful,
but your knitted hat will be delightful"...
if you learn to make one with Daniel Yuhas, Author of:
Saturday, Oct 27, 10-12:45pm
$60 (payment due prior to class)
Daniel will also sign copies of his new book:
“Knitting from the Center Out"
In Knitting from the Center Out, Daniel Yuhas teaches knitters the fascinating technique of starting a project with just a few stitches and knitting outward, in revolutions (or circles). Join Us as we learn from a person who respects the process in the art and turns it into a thing of useful beatuty.
Critics are praising this book:
“Though he delivers almost thirty projects in this premiere volume, Yuhas is just warming up. We'll be hearing more from him: Someday we'll look back and say, this is the book that launched a thousand hats.” —Vogue Knitting
“We love the sorting hat . . . You can be the Gryffindor of your dreams. . . . He has figured out the science . . . and we can all benefit from that.” —Knitcircus podcast
DON'T FORGET TO
CHECK OUT ALL OUR KNITTY CITY CLASSES
For those of you who have resolved to learn to knit and/or crochet, there's no time like the present.
New Yorker's love the best, and we have some of the best designer/teachers in the business! For additional information, please look at our class schedule on line (www.knittycity.com) or stop by and pick up a schedule at the desk!