Tuesday, October 5, 2010

October Newsletter



"A Place For Yarn Solace"

Yorkshire Yarns of Lakewood, WA

That's What's Up!

  • Cascade Yarn             Warehouse Run

  • WINTER hours

  • Classes & Events

  • Ode to October -                    Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sunday, October 17th we're heading to the Cascade Yarns warehouse for some serious shopping!

Join us from 12pm-5pm and get 20% off all Cascade Yarns!!

You MUST RSVP to attend. Thanks people!


Cascade Yarns

1224 Andover Park E

Tukwila, WA 98188-3905


There's a LOT going on this month. Check it out.

Don't forget!

Our winter hours begin this week.

Listen up!

Monday 10-8pm

Tuesday-Thursday 10-6pm

Friday 12-8pm <---- whoop! there it is!

Saturday 10-5



October Classes & Events

Beginning Knitting/Crochet classes

1st & 3rd Monday

of every month.


Join us every Friday from 6-8pm for

Hooks & Needle Club and

Friday Night Knitting Club.


Guest instructor, Lisa Ellis

will be with us all day October 16th!

Saturday, Oct. 16th- 10am-12pm

Lisa Ellis' jogless hat-

Learn how to work with color knitting wit
hOUT jogs!

Cost $30

Saturday, Oct. 16th-12:30-3:30

Thrummed Slippers with designer, Lisa Ellis

Oh my gosh! have you seen these?

They're SO cute & fluffy and stuffed with fleece! I think Lisa has created the perfect Christmas gift.

Learn to make quick slippers that have fleece in the inside for extra comfort & warmth. 

Cost $40 - includes pattern & roving.

See our google calendar for additional class supplies.



Saturday, Oct 16th - 10-11:30am- Beginning Tunisian Crochet with Terri

Saturday, Oct. 16th - 1pm-2:30pm MY FIRST HAT w/Terri


Sunday, Oct. 17th - Cascade Yarns ROAD TRIP!




Monday, Oct. 18th- 6-m-8pm


Join the YY crew as we welcome author/designer,

Julie Turjoman!

Ms. Turjoman will be autographing her new book, "Brave New Knits" and displaying her trunk show.

Featured designer, Jennifer Hagan will join us as well.

Figheadh made the cover!!!

(There will be NO Hooks & Needles Club tonight.)


Wednesday, Oct. 20th - 2-3:30pm Beginning Knitted Lace w/Terri


Saturday, Oct. 23rd-

OCTOBER birthdays

all-day birthday party

with 25% off all regular priced yarn for one purchase for October birthday babies.


Saturday, Oct. 30th-10:30-12:30 -  Double Knitting w/the one & only Darlene Cloud.

(this class is offered once a year)


Saturday, Oct. 30th 5:30pm- 7:30pm- CHICKS, FLICKS & STICKS (Yorkie Yarns movie night!) I promise...it WILL be a chick flick. :-) Suggestions?


Saturday, November 6th - 10am-4:30pm 

Join guest instructor, Jennifer Hagan

for TOP DOWN Gloves--yep! with fingers!


Check out the Yorkshire Yarns Google calendar for more details.

October is

Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

We have several project ideas featured.

Knit or crochet something special for you or someone you love in honor of those have fought the battle.

I've seen many beautiful women lose their hair during chemo.

This song is for you.

"I Am Not Hair" by India Arie