We’re doing our first ever Holiday Artisian Craft Sale Dec. 7th and 8th at the shop!. We have a couple spaces left for Artists to sell their wares. No charge to the vendors. Woodworking, 31, Yarn, and much more!  If you are interested give us a call, come in and get the details!

Also, Every 1st Tuesday of the month is Learn to Crochet day and every 2nd Thursday of every month is Learn to Knit day.

25.00 per class not including yarn and needles or hooks.  Get help with your projects anytime any day of the week, Tues-Sat!Don’t forget our Thanksgiving Hours next week!

Open Tuesday 10a- 6p

Wed, Thanksgiving Thursday – Closed

Open Friday 10a- 4:30p

Open Sat 10a- 3p

KATHY SCHENKEL TRUNK SHOW

Kathy Schenkel Trunk Show just arrived!
Stuffers, Treat Boxes, Ornaments, Stand-ups. Baby, Sports items, Tooth Fairy pillows, Purses. Dog Bones, Pet shapes,
3-D Packages. Holiday Dream bars and Popsicles. Animal Stars with attached bling. Holiday Stars. Christmas Bobble Ornaments plus lots more!

October Trunk Shows!

It is trunk show time. Tuesday, October 17th through Friday, October 27th.
We have a new indie dyer, Woolmarket Fibers and we will have the Della Q bags. Perfect for Christmas presents. So come see us and Grab all these new yarns and get your bag orders in for Christmas!

It’s Christmas In August!

We decided to be different and celebrate Christmas in August!
All Yarn is 20% off ( certain exclusions apply)
We have some Needlepoint canvases that are on Deep Discount! $5.00, $10.00, $15.00 and $20.00
New Deep discounts on some yarn as well! Pop in to find out what they are!

While all this is making you think of Christmas knitting, needlepointing or crocheting,
We have a Needlepoint Trunk show in the house as well! Little Shoppe has graced her presence with some
great canvases! Cookie Plates, Shelf Sitters, 3D cookies, pastries, Candle Holders and so much more!
You have got to come in and see them, they’re Fabulous!

Speaking of Christmas….. We’re doing some knitting and crocheting for gifts here at the French Knot.
Every Thursday and Friday we’re finding great projects to make with all that yarn that’s on sale. Come in from 10-4p
and get your Christmas projects started! You only have 21 more Fridays until that big Holiday arrives!

Don’t forget Football season is right around the corner. We have a bunch of themed Ornaments for that special sports fan in your life!

Until next time, Happy Stitching whatever that may be!
The French Knot

Lots Going On in February!

Guess what? February is here with lots of great stuff!! (Pssst.. read to the bottom for the best part)

We’re headlong into our first week of our shawl KAL,  Truly Yours Shawl and it’s not too late to start. Great colors to choose from with, new restocks of Madelinetosh fingering, Dream in Color Smooshy with Cashmere Fingering and Malabrigo Sock. You only need 3 colors. 1 hank of each.

New to the scene is, Cervinia Sock in 3 new colorways, Sakkie, Johanne and a limited stock of Zen Garden Fingering. Plus our restock of Plymouth bags have arrived! Choose from the Duffle, Drawstring or the Tablet bags.  

Cascade Superwash and Cascaded 220 restock for the Knitterati Afghan KAL arrived! Due to the company’s limited stock in colors they have opted to show off alternate color schemes.  If you choose these, please call so we can order for you.

Needlepoint news!

If you are interested in the Christmas Train Stitch A Long, please call 228-255-3100 or email us at info@frknot.com before Friday Feb. 10th to get a spot reserved.  Don’t forget Stitch guides are included.

Last but not least….the best of all……

Store wide Stock Up Sale! 30% Off All Merchandise.. well almost..

NOT Included:

All Fingering weight

Cascade line

New Arrivals

Tools and Accessories

Patterns

Everything else is on sale!

Heads Up Needlepointers!!

First off, let me get the finishing deadlines out of the way.

Easter deadline: February 3rd

Halloween: August 1st

Thanksgiving: August 18th

Christmas: August 25th.  This is usually our busiest and most popular theme, so please be sure to get your finishing in to us before this date.

 

Now on to the fun stuff!

We’re doing a Christmas Train Needlepoint Stitch-A-Long! Starting March 1st. Call and let us know  before February 5th so we can special order your canvas.  They all come with stitch guides.  All you need is to purchase your threads from us.   First to stitch will be the Engine.

Next up! Emiliana Shawl KAL is coming along fabulously!  We’ve had a huge response to this project and so far two have brought in their finished shawls for us to show off.  Congratulations to Ramona Wong and Renee’ Wajdowicz!!

We’re well on our way for the February KAL.  ‘Truly Yours Summer’ Shawl.  Michelle’s favorite colors came in from Malabrigo. You don’t have to choose her colors as we have a wide variety to choose from if you want to come in and pick out your own.

Also, ChiaoGoo and Knitter’s Pride needle re-stocks. Blocking Mats and Swifts have hit the store as well so pop over and check it all out!

 

 

Week of Jan 16th

We’re going to be one of the shops participating in this great KAL!  If you’re interested, please sign up on their site http://www.cascadeyarns.com/  to receive the free pattern blocks.  Then let us know if you want the color palate they chose, or if you want to pick your own.  If you want to pick you own colors, we can help! Just go to  http://www.cascadeyarns.com/cascade-220Superwash.htm   write down the color numbers you want and we’ll make sure you get it!  Each project requires 23 balls. You can buy as you go or buy the whole kit at once. 

On another note, we’ve got new colors of Malabrigo in!! Turner, Solis, Fresco Y Seco and Pearl.  Due in this week will be Ochre, Marte.  These colors will be a part of our new Febuary KAL – Truly Yours Summer Shawl by Michele C Meadow.  This is a 3 color design and we’re excited about it.  You can find it free on Ravelry…

Until then,

Happy Stitching!!