Twisted Updates

October k12tog kal

October k12tog kal

It's nearly SOCKtober! We're celebrating with this flexible and accessible sock pattern by beloved Twistedista Emeritus Sorren. If you haven't knit socks before, don't panic! You got this! This pattern is clearly written and easy to follow, and the fabric is very stretchy, which makes it easy to fit to nearly any woman's foot size.
Waterside Shawl

Waterside Shawl

The Waterside Shawl by Kat Archer will be Twisted’s featured knit pattern contribution to the 2018 Rose City Yarn Crawl, March 1 – 4, 2018. This pattern features Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks That Rock Lightweight.

Quince & Co. Spice Trunk Show ~ December 11-23

This cozy trunk show from Quince & Co. is all about comfort and warmth. Featuring those little details that make knitting so satisfying, these sweaters and shawls are just right for keeping the Winter weather at bay!      From left to right: Massaman, Masala, and Lassi. Below, Dal and Vindaloo (right).    (Photos © Elizabeth Smith, Melissa Schaschwary, Leah […]

Upcoming Sock Classes

First Socks Cuff Down with a Gusset Heel on 2 Circular Needles Saturday, November 18, 25 & December 2 from 1:00-3:00pm Knit with cozy worsted weight wool, these socks are the perfect introduction to sock construction. Discover why so many knitters love making socks, and keep your toes warm, too! Toe Up Socks With a […]

Exciting Autumn Classes

Join local designer Michele Bernstein for classes focused on building confidence, colorful knitting, and exciting techniques! Herringbone Braids & Beyond: Braids, Stranded Colorwork & Yarn Dominance Saturday, October 21 from 2:00-5:00pm Lateral braids add texture and interest to your knits. They’re also so much fun to make! Learn several types of distinct braids, including right […]

Brooklyn Tweed Woolens Trunk Show ~ September 22 – October 12

We are fortunate to host this collection of exquisite accessories from Woolens, by Jared Flood, just in time for the book signing on Friday, October 6 (5-7pm). These pieces celebrate the special qualities of Brooklyn Tweed’s bouncy and resilient yarns, while the attention to detail present in these thoughtful designs emphasizes all the things we […]

Building Better Knitters

Autumn is just around the corner, and we always have oodles of wonderful classes on the schedule. The second half of September features awesome opportunities for newer knitters to expand their skills, head off bad habits, and meet their fellow crafters. It’s All About the Gauge Monday, September 11 from 6:00-8:00pm Tension is so much […]

Knit 12 Togther ~ October Cast On Party

Join us Monday, October 2 from 5-7pm as we celebrate the return of Autumn with the Furrow Cowl, by Jared Flood. Check out the Wool People 11 Trunk Show (in-store 10/1-10/8), enjoy homemade goodies, and hang out with a lovely, welcoming, group of knitters. October’s Project Details: Furrow’s simple stitches make for easy knitting, and […]

Go Back to School with Twisted Classes

At Twisted, we’re devoted to helping you become the knitter you dream of being. We offer lots of ways to learn techniques, get support, and head off bad habits before they start. If you’re ready to get back into the knitting swing, sign up for one of our skill enhancing Advanced Beginner classes! It’s All […]

Project Journal: Deschain

The Deschain is a beautiful top designed by Leila Raabe in Quince & Co. Kestrel. It is wonderfully lady-like, but still a little sassy and has a whole heck of a lot of positive ease. Like, a lot. The smallest size is a 54″ bust circumference. It is cropped short, meant to be wide and […]

Knit 12 Together – August Project & Cast On Party

The Project: For our August Knit 12 Together project, we’ve selected, Otherside by Melanie Berg, a boxy and airy sleeveless summer top that knits up quickly at a loose gauge. The stripes add just the right amount of interest to this shirt, making it a perfectly wearable addition to your everyday wardrobe. Several of the Twistedistas […]

Upcoming Classes with Michele Bernstein

Blocking: It’s Magic! Saturday, July 29 from 1:30-3:30pm Discover the many ways blocking can make your projects shine! Topics include steam blocking and wet blocking, and class includes a blocking demonstration. Yo! Elongated Novelty Stitches Saturday, August 12 from 10:30am-1:00pm Dress up your stockinette stitch! Double and triple wrapping gives you long stitches to create […]