Knitted Knocker Donations

L & B has already collected over 35 knockers that will be shipped to Knitted Knockers for distribution. Thanks to our wonderful customers for their generous donations! Don’t forget that the L & B Bosom Brigade will meet next Tuesday, April 11th from 1:00pm-2:00pm. The Bosom Brigade is a group that meets at L & B Yarn Co. to knit or crochet knockers together!! Anyone who wants to crochet or knit a knocker is invited to join this group, no need to sign up. Knitted Knockers are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast.

 

Introduction to Fair Isle Knitting: Quick Ombre Hat

This $30 class will teach students how to knit using the fair isle method. The two part class will be held Saturday, April 22nd from 1:30pm-3:30pm and Saturday, April 29th from 1:30pm-2:30pm. Students will need to bring 220 yards of MC and 220 yards of CC in worsted weight yarn, size 8-16″ circular needle and either a size 8-32″ or 40″ circular or size 8 dpns, stitch markers, scissors, and tapestry needle. There will be homework required before part 1 begins (complete rounds 1-8 of the pattern). Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds. Materials are not included.

Crochet Infinity Cowl

The Crochet Infinity Cowl is a free class with your purchase of 2 balls of Cairns Colorful Cotton Blend. The class will teach students how to crochet in the round and switch colors. The class will be held Saturday, April 8th from 10:30am-12:30pm.  Students will need to bring a size crochet hook and a locking stitch marker. This is not a beginners class and students will be required to know how to chain and single crochet. Limited space is available for this class so students must sign up 24 hours in advance. Materials are not included.

A Private Yarn Tasting Event *Free

L & B Yarn Co. and Classic Elite Yarns is hosting a free private yarn tasting here at the shop on Friday, April 28th from 10:00am-12:00pm. You might be wondering just what a yarn tasting is. It’s a crafting party where crocheters and knitters get together to try out new yarns. Each participant will receive a gift and 5 Classic Elite mini skeins to try out during this private event! Participants can either knit, crochet, or create their own one of a kind weaving as shown in the photograph with the 5 mini skeins provided. L & B will have pattern ideas, door prizes, 20% off Classic Elite Yarns, and treats! There are limited spaces available for this event so call the shop at 405-310-3636 or e-mail us at leslie@lbyarnco.com to sign up!

L & B Bosom Brigade

The L & B Bosom Brigade is a group that will meet at L & B Yarn Co. to knit or crochet knockers together!! Knitted Knockers are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast. L & B has already collected over 30 knockers that will be shipped to Knitted Knockers for distribution. Thanks to our wonderful customers for their generous donations!

The L & B Bosom Brigade will meet twice a month on Tuesdays from 1:00pm-2:00pm. In April the group will meet on April 11th and April 25th. If you aren’t sure how to knit a knocker, we are offering free classes, just click here to find out more!

L & B Bosom Brigade

The L & B Bosom Brigade is a group that will meet at L & B Yarn Co. to knit or crochet knockers together!! Knitted Knockers are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast. L & B has already collected over 30 knockers that will be shipped to Knitted Knockers for distribution. Thanks to our wonderful customers for their generous donations!

The L & B Bosom Brigade will meet twice a month on Tuesdays from 1:00pm-2:00pm. In April the group will meet on April 11th and April 25th. If you aren’t sure how to knit a knocker, we are offering free classes, just click here to find out more!

Knitted Knockers

Knitted Knockers are special handmade breast prosthesis for women who have undergone mastectomies or other procedures to the breast. This free two part class will be held Saturday, April 22nd from 10:30am-11:30am and Saturday, April 29th from 10:30am-11:30am. The class will teach students the magic loop method.

Students will need to bring size 4 or 5-32″ needle L & B Yarn Co. will supply the yarn. Students must know how to knit in the round, increase, and decrease. Limited spaces are available for this class so please call (405-310-3636) or email (leslie@lbyarnco.com) the shop to sign up! For more information about Knitted Knockers please click here!

Introduction to Knitting

Introduction to Knitting

This $30 beginner class will teach students how to cast on, knit, purl and bind off.  The two part class will be held Saturday, April 8th from 1:30pm-3:30pm and Saturday, April 15th from 1:30pm-2:30pm.  Students will need to bring 180 yards of worsted weight cotton, size 8 or 9 straight needles, scissors, and tapestry needle. Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds. Materials are not included.

25% off Bamboo Pop and other Universal Yarn

Staggered Shawl_1

Get 25% off Bamboo Pop today to create the Staggered Shawl by Amy Gunderson. This whimsical knit is a great intro to intarsia pattern and only takes 3 balls of Universal Yarns Bamboo Pop.  Bamboo Pop is light and breezy the perfect yarn for summer projects.

Staggered Shawl_3

It is a machine washable 50/50 cotton/bamboo blend with amazing drape and softness.  The pattern is fun and definitely holds your interest by staggering the colors every few rows.  The pattern begins in the top center and increases as you work on both sides and the center.

Staggered Shawl_2

There are lots of awesome color combinations but we fell in love with the green, purple, and black the second we saw it!  L & B has over 25 colors to choose from.  You can check out the pattern by clicking here.