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


Friday, June 6, 2014

Your the Designer at Jennifer Knits

We used Feza Zumrut on US #17
We used Plymouth Paloma
















          
At Jennifer Knits we can help you create anything!  Just bring an idea, a picture, a website, the name of your favorite designer or Hollywood hottie and we'll find the perfect yarn and figure out the pattern.  All patterns are done in your choice of yarn, to YOUR measurements in YOUR gauge!  And, all patterns are complimentary with your purchase.  You are the designer at Jennifer Knits and you are the most important part of our day. 
We modified the collar to be K1P1 rib
We're here to make you happy Tuesday 11 am to 7 pm and Wednesday to Saturday 11am to 4 pm.  
We used Filatura Zara 8 or Jennifer Cashmere 
We look forward to your visit!

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Twisted Cable Cardigan
 
Dianne's Cable Poncho
  At Jennifer Knits we try to keep you in current trends and use today's top designers as inspiration for our house patterns.  These four designs are just a few of our many Jennifer Knits patterns that are available on jenniferknits.com, etsy.com (listed as jennifer wenger), facebook or on ravelry.




We have thousands of patterns!  And, as you can imagine, it is difficult to get them all edited and available online for sale.  For the latest styles and fibers please visit our Los Angeles location or give us a call and we'll send you pics 310-471-8733.   We are also always available via email at info@jenniferknits.com.

SOM May "Cables By Carol"
Diamond Madison Cable Pullover
We look forward to your visit!!!  We're available Tuesday 11 am to 7 pm and Wednesday thru Saturday 11 am to 4 pm.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Clubs at Jennifer Knits

In April we have open enrollment for our clubs!  The first (which you can join anytime) is our JK Club.  For either a one time annual fee of $100 or a monthly fee of 8.95 (with a 12 month commitment) you'll receive one pattern emailed each month (we try for the 15th of each month), 10% off all of your product purchases and a private shopping day before both of our semi annual sales.

For $250  (for the year) join our "Gold" Club and get all of the above PLUS two 30 appointments with Jennifer per month either on Wednesday or Saturday between 9:30 and 11 am.  With the Gold Club you'll also receive a 25% discount during the month of your birthday and a few other surprise perks through out the year.  Appointments require a reservation, we suggest calling two weeks in advance. The Gold Club is limited to 50 clients, so hurry!

This month's sweater is a beautiful hoody using Prism's Windward Yarn.  A blend of Tencel and Cotton that works up softly and quickly on US #9 needle.  All patterns are written in three sizes and can be customized for you specific size if you purchase the yarn!  Check this one out....