Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Upcoming Classes at Jennifer Knits

Join us for 2 exciting classes here at Jennifer Knits. The is limited space so call ASAP.



Jen’s Finishing Class: Saturday,  November 1st 9:30- 11:30
So you you've knit all your pieces of your brand new sweater, now what? Want to learn how put them all together and make your hand made sweater look professional and complete? Have Jen teach you her special tips and tricks to make any piece look like an expensive new purchase.



Easy Beading: Monday, November 3 9:30- 11:30

Join Ariella as she teaches you a brand new technique on how to add beads to any project. The best part is you don't have to decide before you start the project and there's no pesky stinging with a needle required! With this technique you can choose to add subtle sophistication to any project at any point. She will walk you through this technique as she teaches you how to make this hat that you can apply to any future project.


  


Tuesday, October 7, 2014

September Sweater on the Month in Tonalita

September's Sweater of the Month pattern and yarn are flying off our shelves! This shawl collared cable cardigan uses
Uses 11 (12, 15) Balls of Trendsetter's Tonalita or 100 yards or any yarn with the correct gauge.

 Tonalita is a gorgeous self variegating colorful wash of incredible color palates. It's wool/acrylic blend makes this a very durable yarn and it knits up on a #9 needle. Check out our website to see all the beautiful colorways.  If you're in  our Club use code JK892014 and receive an extra 10% off. See below to order kits!
Click here to order yarn! jenniferknits.com/tonalita

 This Shawl collared cardigan is worked with a bottom band and shawl collar worked separately and then sewn down to get the multi-directional cable lines.

Kit priced at 10% off, if you're in the Club use code JK892014 and receive an extra 10% off!!!
Click here to order kit! jenniferknits.com/tonalitakit

Friday, September 26, 2014

We Love Tahki Stacy Charles!!!

Filatura Light Weight Moonlight!

Filatura Di Crosa Superior

Every yarn from Filatura Di Crosa is lovely.  These three choices are no exception.  Filatura Moonlight is a chunky looking chainette cashmere that works up quickly on US #10 to 11 needle but is as light as a feather!

Filatura Superior is 328 yards of Cashmere and Silk combined into a yarn that works up like a beautiful mohair without the itch or shedding.  Perfect for lace weight shawls or as a runner with your favorite yarn such as Koigu, Merino or any yarn you would like to soften up.
http://www.jenniferknits.com/tsc_pullover_superior.aspx
Filatura Nirvana is also a ultrafine yarn for shawls!  You can use it single, doubled, tripled OR mix it with Superior for any of your favorite sweater patterns.

Amazing Superfine 100% Merino
Check out all the great new TSC patterns!  Some are FREE!!!!

Visit jenniferknits.com/tsc or any of the highlighted links above!

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Jennifer Knits is Getting a Touch Up!

Hello Knitters!

We'll be closed now through Friday, August 29th for some renovations!  Come join us Saturday, August 30th at 11 am and see all of our new yarns and our refreshed store!  And, meet all of our great new staff.

XXOO
Ariella, Bobbie, Hana, Jennifer, Nancy, and Swanny

Thursday, August 14, 2014

New Tencel Tape colors from Prism!!!!!!!!

We are so excited to share our new colors of Prism's Tencel Tape with everyone. It knits on a US size 6 and each skein has 120 yards. Tencel Tape is a dream to knit on! Here are the current colors we have in stock!




         Look at Bobbie's fabulous knit pullover out of Tencel Tape. Easy to Knit, easy to finish.







Saturday, August 2, 2014

Bea’s Mandel Bread Recipe

What does Jennifer love???
Bea!  And, her Mandel Bread (Mandelbrodt)!!!
She was so sweet to share her recipe...and, even though there may not be an occasion for it, here's the recipe.  You can add walnuts too!  Jennifer adds a bit of pumpkin spice to hers :-)

INGREDIENTS:

    •   1 cup sugar
    •   3 cups flour
    •   1 teaspoon baking
       powder
    •  2 eggs
    •   1 teaspoon vanilla
    •   1 cup canola oil  
    •   OPTIONAL:  1 cup of chocolate chips or nuts
    1.  Put canola oil in Kitchen Aide w/ sugar & vanilla and beat for 2 – 3 minutes
    2.  Add eggs, beat for 3-4 minutes
    3.  Mix flour and baking powder together in separate bowl and then
       add this combo to Kitchen Aide, Beat into dough lightly, not too
       tough
    4.  Add chocolate chips or nuts
    5.  Form 3 loaves then place on parchment paper on cookie sheet.
    6.  Bake at 350 then take out of oven, slice and let cool.  The put back
       into oven and back for 5 more minutes then shut off oven and let
       sit until they are the correct texture.  Serve!

Saturday, July 26, 2014

July's Sweater of the Month



Using TSC Artyarns Hand Dyed Zara!!! We are selling out of this amazing 100% super soft merino that works up beautifully on US #7 needle.  Body works up in one piece and has the neck worked as you go so there is NO neck finishing!!!  Available in Chest 37 (41, 46)" with the Length of 27"

Uses 6 (7, 8) balls of TSC Zara each with 240 yards.  Check out our website for color choices...new shipment and NEW colors arriving on Wednesday!  Click here;

jenniferknits.com/tsczara