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Open Fibre Night! 2020 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Crochet BASICS! 101 10:00 am
Crochet BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Crochet BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Description: Learn crochet basics! In this class you will learn enough of the basic skills to get started on a dish cloth that will help you to practice your stitches and be able to read ...
Crochet Beyond Basics 1:00 pm
Crochet Beyond Basics @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Crochet Beyond Basics @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
  The Artfully Simple Infinity Scarf is a great one skein project that really shows off interesting and luxurious yarns. Super easy pattern, perfect for wearing doubled as a cowl or long and tied with ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Basic Mittens 10:00 am
Basic Mittens @ Michgan Fibre Studio
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Basic Mittens @ Michgan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Learn to knit basic mittens using The World’s Simplest Mittens by Tin Can Knits. This class will also introduce the Magic Loop technique for knitting in the round.   Prerequisites: The student must be able ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
Finishing Workshop 6:00 pm
Finishing Workshop @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Finishing Workshop @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
  The pieces have been knitted. The pattern says weave in ends and finish – huh? No more explanation than that, now what? The Finishing Workshop is for you! Learn the ins and outs of ...
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Intro to Rigid Heddle Weaving 10:00 am
Intro to Rigid Heddle Weaving @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Intro to Rigid Heddle Weaving @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Are you curious about weaving and how it differs from knitting? In this fun introductory class, you will experience all the steps of weaving on a rigid heddle loom from start to finish. By the ...
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Echoview Fiber Mill Trunk Show 12:00 pm
Echoview Fiber Mill Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm
Echoview Fiber Mill Trunk Show @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Welcome to 2020! Echoview Fiber Mill is our first trunk show of the new Roaring 20’s decade! Echoview Fiber Mill is a spinning mill, knitting operation, and design house based in Weaverville, NC. Bases: Lapidary ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
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Friday Fibre Ball 2020 5:00 pm
Friday Fibre Ball 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 24 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Friday Fibre Ball 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Come join us for the monthly Friday Fibre Ball! We are open until 11pm! Bring your wheel, needles, hooks, or pins and create with us! Feel free to bring snacks to share (not a requirement). ...
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WMYQ Pinning Day! 10:00 am
WMYQ Pinning Day! @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
WMYQ Pinning Day! @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
If you are pinning, you are winning! Remember these pins from 2019 WMYQ? Well, if you purchased one, you get to participate in our special event! Wear this pin on your clothes, purse, or project ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 5:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had! Bring a project to work on. Creation, conversation, and inspiration! We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!
Yarn Substitution Made Easy 6:00 pm
Yarn Substitution Made Easy @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Yarn Substitution Made Easy @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
The perfect pattern calls for a yarn that has been discontinued by the manufacturer, what to do? Substituting yarn can be a little trickier than just picking another manufacturer’s DK yarn from the shelf! Learn ...
January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl 7:00 pm
January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
January MKAL at the Studio - The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
It’s time for a STASH BUSTER Mystery KAL! The Mystery continues with a cure for your holiday hangover.   The winter holidays are done. We’ve baked and/or gift-knitted our hearts out, and we may still ...
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had!

Bring a project to work on.

Creation, conversation, and inspiration!

We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!

Yarn Substitution Made Easy @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The perfect pattern calls for a yarn that has been discontinued by the manufacturer, what to do? Substituting yarn can be a little trickier than just picking another manufacturer’s DK yarn from the shelf! Learn how to successfully substitute another yarn with ease in this workshop. We will look at weights, yardages, fiber content and more to help you choose the perfect yarn for your next project.

Prerequisites: Must know how to knit, purl, cast on, bind off.

Skills Taught: Yarn substitution

Date and time: Thursday, January 30 from 6p – 9p

Cost: $30.00

Class Size: Minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 8.

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

Weather Policy – Michigan weather is unpredictable. We will make a determination 2 hours before class whether or not class will be held or cancelled. Determination is based on the weather in Eastown. If we cancel due to weather, you can either be refunded, transfer to a new session, or store credit. If you cancel due to weather and the class is still held, class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only.

You are taking a space in the class that someone else could be using. Please be courteous of instructors time. Instructors are paid even if you do not show up.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Photo credit: All Free Crochet

January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

It’s time for a STASH BUSTER Mystery KAL! The Mystery continues with a cure for your holiday hangover.
 
The winter holidays are done. We’ve baked and/or gift-knitted our hearts out, and we may still be a bit hung over from all the fun and stress that December brings. Let’s cleanse our palettes a bit with a fun mystery that’s an enjoyable, pretty darn easy knit!
 
More layers, more recipes, more relaxation. This low-stress mystery knitalong is for a small, scraptastic cowl project that’s meant to use up a bunch of leftover bits of yarn). Add in half a skein of sock yarn for your Main Color, and you’re all set!
 
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-great-british-baking-cowl-holiday-hangover
 
The Great British Baking Cowl: Holiday Hangover MKAL will begin January 28!
 
The Details:
Once you purchase the cowl pattern, you’ll receive a download link for a planning sheet with detailed yardage information.
 
As each clue is released (see dates below), you’ll receive an updated pattern link that contains a new pdf for that clue.
 
The Dates:
Clue 1 will be released on Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2020
Clue 2: Tuesday, Feb 4th
Clue 3: Tuesday, Feb 11th
 
This project is all about using up scraps on a MC background, and the exact yardage is listed and number of colors used as a guide and for the purpose of writing the pattern. You absolutely don’t need to use 10 different contrasting colors! You could use just 1 contrasting color + the MC. Or 6 contrasting colors + the MC. Or just keep using scraps + the MC until you run out of scraps. You can even change contrasting colors in the middle of a row or round if you run out. Any color progression of the scraps that looks pleasing to you and makes you happy will totally work .
 
Pattern details:
If you want to purchase the cowl pattern on Ravelry directly, use the code nosoggybottom for 30% off now through Jan. 28th, 2020. (info listed on the Ravelry page)
 
We are a Ravelry friendly shop so please consider purchasing the pattern through us if you plan to KAL with us!
 
KAL times are Thursday Open Fibre Night and Saturday Mornings. You can come in any time to knit along!
 
KAL times:
Thursday: January 30; Saturday: February 1
Thursday: February 6; Saturday: February 8
Thursday: February 13; Saturday: February 15
 
Yarn options:
This is a STASH BUSTER! Perfect time to use those scraps of fingering weight yarn you’ve been saving. Any supplies purchased at MFS for the KAL, is 10% off. That includes the pattern if you choose to purchase through us!
 
Please be sure to join the MFS KAL/CAL/WAL group on FB!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/372836600034074/
 
KAL/CAL/WAL Policies:
Although we would love to see you at the group sessions, you can participate from anywhere! This KAL is free to participate in, but as with all classes, KALs/CALs/WALs, you must use yarns purchased from our store to join. Purchasing supplies and patterns supports designers and your LYS.
 
For those that need help:
There will be help available during KAL times. As always, we are happy to help with quick questions. This is not a structured class so if you are finding that you may need a little extra help and attention, let us know and we can schedule a quick private lesson with you!
 
Join anytime!
 
Photo credit: Mary Annarella
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Knitting BASICS! 101 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

knitting basics
You see people knitting everywhere you go and think to yourself that you’ve always wanted to learn but haven’t had the time…or patience…or skill. Well here’s your chance! Designed for absolute beginners or for those who are still learning the basics, you’ll get a solid foundation of knitting fundamentals in our Beginning Knitting Workshop.

Prerequisites: None

Skills taught: Cast on, knit, purl, bind off, common mistakes and fixes

Dates: Saturday, February 1 from 1p – 3p

Materials: 20% off materials with sign up

  • Bamboo needles size 8
  • Cotton yarn

Class Size: Maximum of 4

Instructor: Heather Havens

Reserve your spot by purchasing tickets above, register in person or call the Studio! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

Weather Policy – Michigan weather is unpredictable. We will make a determination 2 hours before class whether or not class will be held or cancelled. Determination is based on the weather in Eastown. If we cancel due to weather, you can either be refunded, transfer to a new session, or store credit. If you cancel due to weather and the class is still held, class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only.

You are taking a space in the class that someone else could be using. Please be courteous of instructors time. Instructors are paid even if you do not show up.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

It’s time for a STASH BUSTER Mystery KAL! The Mystery continues with a cure for your holiday hangover.
 
The winter holidays are done. We’ve baked and/or gift-knitted our hearts out, and we may still be a bit hung over from all the fun and stress that December brings. Let’s cleanse our palettes a bit with a fun mystery that’s an enjoyable, pretty darn easy knit!
 
More layers, more recipes, more relaxation. This low-stress mystery knitalong is for a small, scraptastic cowl project that’s meant to use up a bunch of leftover bits of yarn). Add in half a skein of sock yarn for your Main Color, and you’re all set!
 
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-great-british-baking-cowl-holiday-hangover
 
The Great British Baking Cowl: Holiday Hangover MKAL will begin January 28!
 
The Details:
Once you purchase the cowl pattern, you’ll receive a download link for a planning sheet with detailed yardage information.
 
As each clue is released (see dates below), you’ll receive an updated pattern link that contains a new pdf for that clue.
 
The Dates:
Clue 1 will be released on Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2020
Clue 2: Tuesday, Feb 4th
Clue 3: Tuesday, Feb 11th
 
This project is all about using up scraps on a MC background, and the exact yardage is listed and number of colors used as a guide and for the purpose of writing the pattern. You absolutely don’t need to use 10 different contrasting colors! You could use just 1 contrasting color + the MC. Or 6 contrasting colors + the MC. Or just keep using scraps + the MC until you run out of scraps. You can even change contrasting colors in the middle of a row or round if you run out. Any color progression of the scraps that looks pleasing to you and makes you happy will totally work .
 
Pattern details:
If you want to purchase the cowl pattern on Ravelry directly, use the code nosoggybottom for 30% off now through Jan. 28th, 2020. (info listed on the Ravelry page)
 
We are a Ravelry friendly shop so please consider purchasing the pattern through us if you plan to KAL with us!
 
KAL times are Thursday Open Fibre Night and Saturday Mornings. You can come in any time to knit along!
 
KAL times:
Thursday: January 30; Saturday: February 1
Thursday: February 6; Saturday: February 8
Thursday: February 13; Saturday: February 15
 
Yarn options:
This is a STASH BUSTER! Perfect time to use those scraps of fingering weight yarn you’ve been saving. Any supplies purchased at MFS for the KAL, is 10% off. That includes the pattern if you choose to purchase through us!
 
Please be sure to join the MFS KAL/CAL/WAL group on FB!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/372836600034074/
 
KAL/CAL/WAL Policies:
Although we would love to see you at the group sessions, you can participate from anywhere! This KAL is free to participate in, but as with all classes, KALs/CALs/WALs, you must use yarns purchased from our store to join. Purchasing supplies and patterns supports designers and your LYS.
 
For those that need help:
There will be help available during KAL times. As always, we are happy to help with quick questions. This is not a structured class so if you are finding that you may need a little extra help and attention, let us know and we can schedule a quick private lesson with you!
 
Join anytime!
 
Photo credit: Mary Annarella
Spindle Spinning @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The drop spindle is a primitive fiber-spinning tool that has been used for countless generations, and is still being used as a primary spinning tool throughout the world today. It has become very popular among current handspinners for spinning fibers such as, wool, cotton, angora, and dog hair. Drop spindles are very portable, economical, and very easy to use. In this 2 hour class, learn the basics of spinning wool into yarn using a drop spindle.

We will focus on using a top whorl drop spindle to spin yarn from already prepared fiber. There will be examples of handspun yarn and projects knit with handspun yarn. You’ll learn spindle types and their advantages, terminology associated with fiber and spinning, and learning to ply your handspun yarn.

Prerequisites: None

Skills taught: Drop spindle spinning, plying, fiber prep, terminology

Dates: Saturday, February 1 from 10a – noon

Cost: $30.00

Materials: Included in the cost – Top whorl drop spindle and 2oz roving choice of color (Please do not bring your own fiber to class)

Class Size: Max 6

Instructor: Shane Norris

Sign up online, call, or come in to reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

Weather Policy – Michigan weather is unpredictable. We will make a determination 2 hours before class whether or not class will be held or cancelled. Determination is based on the weather in Eastown. If we cancel due to weather, you can either be refunded, transfer to a new session, or store credit. If you cancel due to weather and the class is still held, class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only.

You are taking a space in the class that someone else could be using. Please be courteous of instructors time. Instructors are paid even if you do not show up.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Feb
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Open Fibre Night! 2020 @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us every Thursday until 9pm! Plenty of Fibre Fun to be had!

Bring a project to work on.

Creation, conversation, and inspiration!

We appreciate you using supplies purchased from Michigan Fibre Studio!

Sock Construction Class @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This class is for the knitter who is interested in learning the process of sock knitting using the Magic Loop technique but not ready to commit to knitting a pair of socks using sock weight yarn and size 1 needles. The “baby” sock will be knit using the Magic Loop technique and worsted weight yarn. At the end of the three hour workshop you will have a basic understanding of sock construction as we practice knitting the baby sock.

Prerequisites: Must know how to knit, purl, cast on, bind off.

Skills Taught: Magic loop technique and sock knitting basics.

Date and time: Thursday, February 6 from 6p – 9p

Cost: $30.00

Materials: To be purchased at Michigan Fibre Studio.
 One skein of worsted weight yarn in a light color.
 Needles – US size 8 32 inch circular needles.

Class Size: Minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 8.

Instructor: Amy Gallmeyer Knitting

Please call or stop in to sign up and reserve your spot! 616.551.1273

***Class Registration Policy***

Payment is due upon time of registration. Class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only. Classes with fewer than four students may be canceled or rescheduled for insufficient registration. Unless otherwise indicated, our classes are for students 16 years of age or older. Your registration is valid for the dates listed in the description and may not be transferred to other class dates.

Be sure to come to the studio early enough to have your supplies purchased and your yarn wound into balls before the start of class. Purchasing supplies from Michigan Fibre Studio supports your LYS and enables us to continue bringing in teachers for your continued fiber education.

Weather Policy – Michigan weather is unpredictable. We will make a determination 2 hours before class whether or not class will be held or cancelled. Determination is based on the weather in Eastown. If we cancel due to weather, you can either be refunded, transfer to a new session, or store credit. If you cancel due to weather and the class is still held, class fee is not refundable unless cancellation is made 72 hours before the class start time. Refunds will be given as store credit only.

You are taking a space in the class that someone else could be using. Please be courteous of instructors time. Instructors are paid even if you do not show up.

*Consignment yarn not included in discount

Photo credit: tin can knits

January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

It’s time for a STASH BUSTER Mystery KAL! The Mystery continues with a cure for your holiday hangover.
 
The winter holidays are done. We’ve baked and/or gift-knitted our hearts out, and we may still be a bit hung over from all the fun and stress that December brings. Let’s cleanse our palettes a bit with a fun mystery that’s an enjoyable, pretty darn easy knit!
 
More layers, more recipes, more relaxation. This low-stress mystery knitalong is for a small, scraptastic cowl project that’s meant to use up a bunch of leftover bits of yarn). Add in half a skein of sock yarn for your Main Color, and you’re all set!
 
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-great-british-baking-cowl-holiday-hangover
 
The Great British Baking Cowl: Holiday Hangover MKAL will begin January 28!
 
The Details:
Once you purchase the cowl pattern, you’ll receive a download link for a planning sheet with detailed yardage information.
 
As each clue is released (see dates below), you’ll receive an updated pattern link that contains a new pdf for that clue.
 
The Dates:
Clue 1 will be released on Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2020
Clue 2: Tuesday, Feb 4th
Clue 3: Tuesday, Feb 11th
 
This project is all about using up scraps on a MC background, and the exact yardage is listed and number of colors used as a guide and for the purpose of writing the pattern. You absolutely don’t need to use 10 different contrasting colors! You could use just 1 contrasting color + the MC. Or 6 contrasting colors + the MC. Or just keep using scraps + the MC until you run out of scraps. You can even change contrasting colors in the middle of a row or round if you run out. Any color progression of the scraps that looks pleasing to you and makes you happy will totally work .
 
Pattern details:
If you want to purchase the cowl pattern on Ravelry directly, use the code nosoggybottom for 30% off now through Jan. 28th, 2020. (info listed on the Ravelry page)
 
We are a Ravelry friendly shop so please consider purchasing the pattern through us if you plan to KAL with us!
 
KAL times are Thursday Open Fibre Night and Saturday Mornings. You can come in any time to knit along!
 
KAL times:
Thursday: January 30; Saturday: February 1
Thursday: February 6; Saturday: February 8
Thursday: February 13; Saturday: February 15
 
Yarn options:
This is a STASH BUSTER! Perfect time to use those scraps of fingering weight yarn you’ve been saving. Any supplies purchased at MFS for the KAL, is 10% off. That includes the pattern if you choose to purchase through us!
 
Please be sure to join the MFS KAL/CAL/WAL group on FB!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/372836600034074/
 
KAL/CAL/WAL Policies:
Although we would love to see you at the group sessions, you can participate from anywhere! This KAL is free to participate in, but as with all classes, KALs/CALs/WALs, you must use yarns purchased from our store to join. Purchasing supplies and patterns supports designers and your LYS.
 
For those that need help:
There will be help available during KAL times. As always, we are happy to help with quick questions. This is not a structured class so if you are finding that you may need a little extra help and attention, let us know and we can schedule a quick private lesson with you!
 
Join anytime!
 
Photo credit: Mary Annarella
Feb
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Sat
January MKAL at the Studio – The Great British Baking Cowl @ Michigan Fibre Studio
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

It’s time for a STASH BUSTER Mystery KAL! The Mystery continues with a cure for your holiday hangover.
 
The winter holidays are done. We’ve baked and/or gift-knitted our hearts out, and we may still be a bit hung over from all the fun and stress that December brings. Let’s cleanse our palettes a bit with a fun mystery that’s an enjoyable, pretty darn easy knit!
 
More layers, more recipes, more relaxation. This low-stress mystery knitalong is for a small, scraptastic cowl project that’s meant to use up a bunch of leftover bits of yarn). Add in half a skein of sock yarn for your Main Color, and you’re all set!
 
https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/the-great-british-baking-cowl-holiday-hangover
 
The Great British Baking Cowl: Holiday Hangover MKAL will begin January 28!
 
The Details:
Once you purchase the cowl pattern, you’ll receive a download link for a planning sheet with detailed yardage information.
 
As each clue is released (see dates below), you’ll receive an updated pattern link that contains a new pdf for that clue.
 
The Dates:
Clue 1 will be released on Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2020
Clue 2: Tuesday, Feb 4th
Clue 3: Tuesday, Feb 11th
 
This project is all about using up scraps on a MC background, and the exact yardage is listed and number of colors used as a guide and for the purpose of writing the pattern. You absolutely don’t need to use 10 different contrasting colors! You could use just 1 contrasting color + the MC. Or 6 contrasting colors + the MC. Or just keep using scraps + the MC until you run out of scraps. You can even change contrasting colors in the middle of a row or round if you run out. Any color progression of the scraps that looks pleasing to you and makes you happy will totally work .
 
Pattern details:
If you want to purchase the cowl pattern on Ravelry directly, use the code nosoggybottom for 30% off now through Jan. 28th, 2020. (info listed on the Ravelry page)
 
We are a Ravelry friendly shop so please consider purchasing the pattern through us if you plan to KAL with us!
 
KAL times are Thursday Open Fibre Night and Saturday Mornings. You can come in any time to knit along!
 
KAL times:
Thursday: January 30; Saturday: February 1
Thursday: February 6; Saturday: February 8
Thursday: February 13; Saturday: February 15
 
Yarn options:
This is a STASH BUSTER! Perfect time to use those scraps of fingering weight yarn you’ve been saving. Any supplies purchased at MFS for the KAL, is 10% off. That includes the pattern if you choose to purchase through us!
 
Please be sure to join the MFS KAL/CAL/WAL group on FB!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/372836600034074/
 
KAL/CAL/WAL Policies:
Although we would love to see you at the group sessions, you can participate from anywhere! This KAL is free to participate in, but as with all classes, KALs/CALs/WALs, you must use yarns purchased from our store to join. Purchasing supplies and patterns supports designers and your LYS.
 
For those that need help:
There will be help available during KAL times. As always, we are happy to help with quick questions. This is not a structured class so if you are finding that you may need a little extra help and attention, let us know and we can schedule a quick private lesson with you!
 
Join anytime!
 
Photo credit: Mary Annarella