Phone: (212) 360-7266 or (212) 289-2944
1763 2nd Ave. New York, NY 10128
SW Corner of East 92nd St. & 2nd Ave.

The Store Events & Classes

CURRENT CLASS & EVENTS SCHEDULE
Stitch & Sip Night!
Every Wednesday night
6:30-8:30pm
Join us for a couple hours of social crafting! Bring your WIP, a sip/snack to share and some friends for some unwinding and fun.
* This is a social evening so table help and purchase support will be very limited
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Who loves Qiviut?? 
Coyote Trail Fiber Mill will be in the house with their absolutely gorgeous yarn that's hand made in Alaska! Each skein is 3 ply, 140-160 yards and made up of 70% Qiviut(muskox), 20% Pearl and 10% Merino Wool. It's ultra soft and luxurious. 
For more info on this amazing mill check out their website!
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Call or stop by the store to sign up in advance for these classes! You must be signed up 1 day prior in order to take the class. 

 

Current Class Schedule
Sign up in-store or call us at (212) 360-7266 to reserve your spot! You must sign up and pay for your class at least 1 day prior.
 
Beginner Crochet Class

You’ll learn the Chain Stitch, Single Crochet and Double Crochet in this class! We will provide you with your hook and first skein of yarn. A second skein can be purchased if you’d like to turn your piece into a scarf!
$60
 
Sunday, September 15. 1-3pm
Wednesday, September 25. 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, October 24. 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, November 14. 6:30-8:30pm
Sunday, November 17. 1-3pm
 
 
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Intermediate Crochet- Striped Hat Class

Take your beginner crochet skills to the next level with this sweet hat! You’ll learn how to crochet in the round, makes strikes and do decreases.
Materials Needed: Size J Hook
2 balls of Earth by Wool Addicts in contrasting colors
Beginner Crochet Skills Required
$60
 
Wednesday, August 28, 6:30-8:30pm
Saturday, November 2. 12-2pm
 
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Intermediate Crochet- Granny Square Baby Blanket Class

Granny Squares are the most iconic crochet pattern out there and there’s a reason for that. They’re timeless! This is a great class to take after the Beginner Crochet class in order to advance your crochet skills. You’ll learn how to use 2 colors, how to round a corner. Just keep crocheting and you’ll have a baby blanket in no time!
Materials Needed: Size H Hook
2 balls of Worsted Weight yarn in 2 contrasting color
Beginner Crochet Skills Required
 
Saturday, November 2. 3-5pm
 
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Mini Skein Cowl Class

Need a quick crochet project to use up some mini skeins or leftover balls of yarn you have? Look no further than our Mini Skein Cowl Class! This cute cowl was designed by Dana Fiddes and she’ll be teaching you how to make it just in time for fall!
Materials Needed: Size H Hook
At least 52 yards of Fingering Weight yarn in 6 colors
Beginner Crochet Skills Required
$60
 
Saturday, November 23. 12-2pm
 
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Pixel Scarf Class

Learn to make this fun and versatile wrap that is sure to keep you toasty warm all winter long. The wrap uses three distinct colors of variegated fingering weight yarn, so choosing your colors is half the fun!
Materials Needed: Size F or G crochet hook
3 Skeins (approx. 1200- 1350 yards) variegated fingering weight yarn-the more variegated the better!
Beginner Crochet Skills Required
$60
 
Sunday, October 13. 1-3pm
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Chain Stitch Necklace Class

Use crochet techniques to make a one of a kind bead necklace! Each necklace is different based on the color of thread you choose and you can walk out wearing it!
Materials Needed: Kit is provided
Beginner Crochet Skills Required
$90
 
Thursday, September 26. 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, December 5. 6:30-8:30pm
Sunday, December 8. 1-3pm
 
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Circular Crochet Bracelet Class

 
Mother/Daughter duo, Bert Freed and Dana Fiddes, will be offering their circular bead crochet class! You'll learn how to make a one-of-a-kind bracelet using crochet techniques!
Materials Needed: Kit is provided
The Crochet Bead Necklace Class is Required
$120
 
 
Saturday, September 26. 12-3pm
 
 
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Beginner Knitting Class

Ready to learn the art of knitting? Then this is the class for you! You’ll learn how to read a ball band, cast on, and the knit stitch! We provide you with your needles and first skein of yarn; a second skein can be purchased if you want to turn your work into a scarf!
$60
 
Saturday, September 7. 1-3pm
Thursday, October 17. 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, November 7. 6:30-8:30pm
Sunday, November 10. 1-3pm
Thursday, December 12. 6:30-8:30pm
Sunday, December 15. 1-3pm
 
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Vertices Unite Class

Vertices Unite is a fun geometric shawl with shaping techniques and a great introduction to Stephen West Patterns. This three week course will include increases, decreases, picking up stitches, striping while carrying the yarn up, short rows and an I-cord bind off. Each section is picked up and knit from the last section to form interesting shapes for a seamless finish. This will require a collection of fingering weight yarns. Please come in 30 mins early, day of the first class if supplies are needed. 
Materials Needed: US 4-24” or 32” circular needle and 1 tapestry
Fingering weight yarn
Yardage: S [L]
Color A - 150 [285]yds
Color B - 155 [320]yds
Color C - 90 [165]yds
Color D - 95 [230]yds
Color E - 135 [310]yds
Intermediate Knitting Skills Required
$180
 
Saturday, October 26. 3-5pm
Saturday, November 9. 3-5pm
Saturday, November 23. 3-5pm
 
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Learn to Fix Your Mistakes

Do you get frustrated when you can’t fix your mistakes?!! Come on down to Annie’s and learn how to fix your knitting mistakes from the 5 most common made. You will learn to “tink” and “frog” meaning going backwards. It will change your knitting life!
Materials Needed: US 8 Needle
Worsted Weight yarn
Intermediate Knitting Skills Required
$60
Thursday, October 3. 6:30-8:30pm
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Learn to Knit Series

Go from novice to knitter in this 3-session class.  We will cover all of the basics of knitting in a steady progression that will prepare you to knit your first project.  We will learn casting on, working knit and purl stitches, creating stitch patterns (stockinette, seed, and rib), binding off, joining a new ball of yarn and weaving in ends.  No previous experience required.  All materials included.

$180

Wednesday, September 4. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, September 11. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, September 18. 6:30–8:30 pm

 

Wednesday, October 23. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, October 30. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, November 6. 6:30–8:30 pm


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Intro to Circular Knitting:

Knit Your First Hat

Circular knitting allows you to create seamless knitted pieces like hats, socks, mittens, gloves and sweaters.  In this class we’ll knit a simple chunky ribbed hat and learn all the basics of circular knitting and hat construction, including working with circular needles, casting on and joining in the round, following stitch patterns in the round and decreasing.

Materials Needed: 1 skein Amano PUYU (70% alpaca, 30% silk; 82 yds/50 g)

16” circular needles in Sizes 9 and 11

Blunt tapestry needle, stitch marker(s)

Beginner Knitting Skills Required

$60

 

Wednesday, October 2. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, November 13. 6:30–8:30 pm

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Introduction To Colorwork

Discover the beauty and simplicity of knitting with two colors and open up whole new vistas for your knitting.  In this class we use a two-color hat pattern to learn all of the essentials of knitting colorwork including different methods for handling two yarns at a time, understanding colorwork gauge, trapping the wool and color dominance, and how to follow colorwork charts.

Materials Needed: Worsted weight wool in two highly contrasting colors; this is an ideal chance to use your leftovers.  For the best results, use yarn that is at least 80% wool and do not use superwash.

16” circular needles in size US 5 and 7

stitch markers

Experience Required: Basic knitting skills, knitting in the round on circular and double-pointed needles

Homework:  In order to cover as much material in class as possible it is helpful for you to come to class with the hat already started. Please work as follows:

Using smaller needles (size US 5) and Main Color (darker color) cast on 96 sts. Place marker for beginning of round (BOR) and join in the round being careful not to twist.

Round 1: *(K2, p2); repeat from * to end of round.

Continue to work in K2, P2 Ribbing until piece measures 1 ¾”.

Change to larger needles (size US 7).

Increase round: With Main Color, *(K4, M1); repeat from * to end of round––120 sts.

Knit 4 rounds with Main Color.

Beginner Knitting Skills Required

$60

Wednesday, October 9. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, November 20: 6:30–8:30 pm

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Learn to Knit Cables

Cables add gorgeous three-dimensional texture to your knits and once you learn the basic principles a whole world of patterns open up for you.  In this class we will cover how to read cable instructions in both written and charted form, how to work cables using a cable needle, and how to work small-scale cables without a cable needle.

Materials Needed: Worsted weight yarn, non-slippery, light color

Size 7 straight or circular needles (your preferred needles for flat knitting)

stitch markers

cable needle (Brittany wooden cable needles recommended)

Homework: Please come to class with the following done, stitches left live on the needles.

Cast on 28 stitches using the Longtail Method.

Knit one row. This will be the WS of the work. Turn to RS and work from written instructions below.

Row 1 (RS): K2, p2, K4, p2, K8, p2, K4, p2, K2.

Row 2 (WS): P2, K2, p4, K2, p8, K2, p4, K2, p2. (Knit the knits and purl the purls).

Row 3 (RS): K2, p2, K4, p2, K8, p2, K4, p2, K2. (Knit the knits and purl the purls).

Row 4 (WS): P2, K2, p4, K2, p8, K2, p4, K2, p2. (Knit the knits and purl the purls).

Beginner Knitting Skills Required

$60

Wednesday, October 16. 6:30–8:30 pm

Wednesday, December 4. 6:30–8:30 pm

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Beginner Needlepoint Class

If you’ve been curious about learning needlepoint this is the perfect class you get you started! We will provide your supplies and you’ll learn the 2 basic stitches, Continental and Basket Weave.
$60
 
Thursday, September 12. 6:30-8:30pm
Saturday, September 14. 12-2pm
Sunday, October 27. 1-2pm
Thursday, November 21. 6:30-8:30pm
Sunday, November 24. 1-3pm
 
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Bargello Class

Learn the fundamentals of Bargello in this introductory class. This fun and easy technique has amazing possibilities for spectacular color work! Your canvas and needle will be provided.
Materials Needed: 4 skeins of Planet Earth Wool in 3 ombre shades and one contrast color
Beginner Needlepoint Skills Required
$60
 
Sunday, November 3. 1-3pm

 

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Call today at (212) 360- 7266 to reserve your spot today! 

 

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We hope to see you soon!

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Want to learn how to Needlepoint, Knit or Crochet? 

Would you like quiet, uninterrupted One-on-One time for help on a new, current or old Needlepoint, Knitting or Crochet project? 

        Here at Annie & Company we offer private lessons with one of our skilled instructors. We have amazing instructors that can teach you anything you'd like to know whether you need to learn the basics of Needlepoint, Knitting or Crochet, you want to have a better understanding of either craft or learn something specific.

One-on-One private lessons are provided so you can learn the basic needlepoint stitches to get you started on a project, learn new and advanced needlepoint stitches & techniques to take your project to the next level.

Whether you are a first time knitter or an experienced knitter, our instructor devises a one-on-one private lesson where she can teach you the basics of casting on, the difference between knit & purl, how to knit a sweater, knit a scarf, knit a hat, knit a pair of socks, knit baby blankets, etc... You name it!

Private lessons for either Needlepoint, Knitting or Crochet can be scheduled according to the availability of the instructor & yourself. You will speak directly with the instructor to schedule an appointment.

Private lessons are: $50 per person for one(1) hour. If you would like more time or are a party of two(2) or more please inquire pricing with the instructor.

To schedule a private lesson for either Needlepoint, Knitting or Crochet please call or email the appropriate instructor:

  • Dana Freed: Dana@welldoneexperience.com
  • Teaches Needlepoint, Knitting, Crochet and Bead Crochet

 

  • Kiana Malekzadeh: info@nantucketknits.com
  • Teaches Needlepoint and Knitting

 

Annie and Company Needlepoint & Knitting

1763 2nd Avenue SW corner of 92nd St. & 2nd Ave