Knitting ER

 

Have a problem with your project? Drop a stitch you can't pick up? Just want to have someone available that can help in case a problem arises? Come by during our Knitting ER Hours! Every Thursday from 3 to 5pm we will have help available to soothe your knitting woes. $10 per visit.

Stitch-N-Bitch

 

Stitch-N-Bitch is held Wednesday evenings from 5:10 till 7pm, and Thursdays from 2-4pm for the summer (May through October). It is a social knit night so come forge some new friendships and get some knitting done while you're at it! There is a $5 fee which can be paid upon arrival, or you can purchase 5 visits for $20!

KALs

 

We are offering one GIANT KAL this season!

  • Sea Swell Shawl KAL - The Sea Swell Shawl is a 5 color fade with simple feather and fan lace by Steven West! Between April 16th and May 24th, buy your yarn for the KAL at The Black Purl (Minimum of 3 skeins. Feel free to use Stash for the other two!) and get the pattern as well as admittance to the Cast On Party, Mid Point Check In, and Finished Object Celebration for only $25! Cast On Party is May 25th from 10:30 to 12:30, the Mid Point Check In is August 24th from 10:30 to 12:30, and the Finished Object Celebration is October 12th from 5 to 6pm. We will have refreshments available at all meetings.

Classes with Nancy

You've all asked for some focused classes for things like shawls, sweaters, and socks - and we listened! Nancy Vandivert will be holding classes here on select Saturday's for all of those things!

Skills required (except for Learn to Knit): Casting on, knitting, purling, and binding off.

Current Classes offered:

  • Learn to Knit - The first Saturday of every month from 10:30 to 12:30pm. (Unless listed otherwise in the calendar!!) $40 per class, includes supplies. Current dates are May 11th, June 1st, July 13th, and August 3rd.
  • Learn to Crochet - The first Saturday of every month from 12:45 to 2:45pm. (Unless listed otherwise in the calendar!!) $40 per class, includes supplies. Current dates are May 11th, June 1st, July 13th, and August 3rd.
  • 1 Color Brioche - Single Class, offered once. June 8th from 10:30am to 12:30pm. $40, requires yarn purchase from The Black Purl.
  • 2 Color Brioche - Single Class, offered once. June 8th from 10:30am to 12:30pm. $40, requires yarn purchase from The Black Purl.
  • Learn to Knit a Sweater - Series of 3 classes. July 20th, 27th, and August 10th from 10:30am to 12:30pm. $100 for the series, requires yarn purchase from The Black Purl.

Please refer to the calendar below for a schedule of classes with Nancy. We would prefer if you sign up in advance as seats are limited to 6 for these classes. Classes that are full will be marked as such on the calendar.

Please click here to sign up for classes with Nancy.

Events and Classes at The Black Purl

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