COUNTRY NEEDLEWORKS NEWSLETTER
www.countryneedleworks.net

Hello everyone! Winter has arrived! T
his week our sale is 20% off "ready-made"
jewelry. (In stock, reg. price)
 We have very nice necklaces, bracelets, etc. and they are
reasonably priced. Jewelry makes great Christmas gifts and save 20%.

THANK YOU!

A huge "Thank you" to all of you who came to our Christmas Open House this year to it
make it the best one yet! 159 of you won prizes with values up to $170 each.  Total
giveaways were over $5000!  We'll be calling you this week if you won and will hold your
prizes through Nov. 29. We had a great time with all of you!

Thanks again,

Barb and Cher
and all your friends at Country Needleworks.

YARN

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Nov. 29












REGISTER ANY ELIGIBLE AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD DURING THE REGISTRATION
PERIOD.  REGISTRATION IS LIMITED.
Registration opens at 12:00 A.M. MST (Mountain Standard Time) on Nov. 16, 2014, and
continues until 11:59 P.M. MST on Nov. 29, 2014, unless the registration limit is reached
sooner. Visit ShopSmall.com  for information on how to register.

USE THE REGISTERED CARD TO SPEND $10 OR MORE ON NOV. 29
in a single, in-store transaction at a qualifying small business shown on the Shop Small
Map located on ShopSmall.com

GET A $10 STATEMENT CREDIT FOR EACH QUALIFYING TRANSACTION within 90
days after Nov. 29.

*COMPLETE STEP 2 UP TO 3 TIMES.
FOR A TOTAL OF UP TO $30 IN STATEMENT CREDITS.

Yes,  Country Needleworks is participating in Small Business Saturday!
Use one of your $10 credits here!


For our Christmas Open House we decided to have a Staff Trunk Show . This trunk show
will be here for a couple of weeks. Be sure to stop and see these models. We have some  
talented knitters and we are very proud of them! Below are some pictures of the Staff
Trunk Show.















Here are just some of the models we displayed in this fun trunk show:


Lynn Frens'
Striped Mittens
Free Ravelry Pattern
Used 1 skein Madelinetosh Sock and
1 skein Neighborhood Fiber Co. Rustic Fingering.













Kelly's
Flocked Mittens
Ravelry pattern
Used 1 skein Dragonfly Traveller
1 skein Dream in Color Classy
Inside mitten - 1 skein CEY















The next two models were designed by Michael, who is Jerri's son.
He has more models in the trunk show too.

A very talented man!

Michael's
Rosewood
Pattern In Store
1 skein Nuna Fina       













Michael's
Fabbro Hat
Pattern In Store
Tosh Vintage











Pam Ball's
Painted Stocking Cap
Printed pattern in store
2 skeins Knit Col















Ruth Bolkin's
Winter's End
free pattern with purchase of yarn
Dragonfly Fibers Super Traveller













Classes coming in the next two weeks:

Colorwork Cowl Class - Mon., Nov. 17, 12:30-3pm
Sock Class starts Tues., Nov. 18, 6-8pm or Fri., Nov. 21, 10am-12pm
Hat Class - Wed., Nov. 19, 6-8pm or Thurs., Nov. 20, 12:30-2:230pm
Learn to Knit Class - Thurs., Nov. 20, 10:30-12pm or Mon., Nov. 24, 6:15-7:45pm
Knitting Lace Class - Sat., Nov. 22, 10-12pm



GIFTWARE

Christmas has arrived here at Country Needleworks. We are decorated and ready!
Check out the pictures below showing our Christmas displays.














STAMPS/SCRAPBOOKING

MOON SHADOW MIST
STAMP CLASS

Tuesday, Dec. 2, 6-8pm or
Wednesday, Dec. 3,  6-8pm

Cost: $10

We will explore the fun combination of
Moon Shadow Mist and
Snowflakes while creating three
wintery cards.

Below is a
Sample of Moon Shadow Mist Stamp Class  








      

THIS WEEKS RECIPE

This weeks recipe is from Ruth, one of our wonderful knitters. She said this is a super
side to make ahead, add to a meal and it is not just for summer either! Thank you Ruth!

COLORFUL CORN SALAD

Ingredients:

2 pkg. (10 oz. each) frozen corn, thawed
2 cups diced green pepper
2 cups diced sweet red pepper
2 cups diced celery
1 cup minced fresh parsley
1 cup chopped green onions
1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
2 t. ground cumin
1 1/2 t. salt
3/4 t. pepper
1/2 t. hot pepper sauce
1/8 t. cayenne pepper
3 T. olive oil
2 garlic cloves, minced
6 T. lime juice

In a large bowl, combine the first 12 ingredients.  In a microwave-safe dish, combine oil
and garlic.  Microwave uncovered, on high for 30 seconds.  Cool.  Whisk in lime juice.  
Pour over corn mixture and toss to coat.  Cover and refrigerate until serving.

PRINT RECIPE ONLY


SERVICE PROJECTS


Someone dropped off  a bag of Beanie Babies for "Stuffies for Kids".
Thank you!  
If you would like to donate to any of our service projects,
please go to our
website.

CLASSES

Click on classes for the classes we have available.


SOCIAL KNITTING TIMES

Monday evenings 6-8pm
Wednesday mornings, 10am
Friday mornings, 10am
Spinners meet Tuesday mornings at 10am
.

**Anyone who loves to Knit or Crochet is WELCOME! Just bring a project to work on. No
need to sign up, just come and have fun!

If you would like to meet at other times, just give us a call. 616 457 9410.


STORE HOURS:

MON. THRU FRI - 9:30am-8:00pm
SAT. - 9:30am-5pm
Closed Sunday