Author Archives: oldvillageyarnshop

LYS Appreciation Day and Berroco

As promised, here are the details from Berroco! This dropship offer from Berroco is good only through September 13, so don’t miss out! We have two of the yarns in-stock so you can see them in person and either purchase … Continue reading

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LYS day, Labor Day, and a temporary schedule change

Happy Labor Day! And we’re celebrating LYS day all week! Different open days this week, and finally another tailgate Knit, Nibble, & Sip! First, I wish you all a happy and safely distanced Labor Day. I’m taking that day off … Continue reading

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A Little Bit Open

We are now able to allow customers to shop in person, by appointment only! Hurray! It will be great to see your faces (masked, of course, and at an appropriate social distance) in the flesh as opposed to the various … Continue reading

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Mystery KAL Progress

I’m really enjoying this knit: If you’d like to knit it along with us, please join us Saturdays from 1-4PM October 19 through November 2 and at any of our Free for All Knit and Crochet times (Thursdays 3:30-7 and … Continue reading

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The Yarn for the Knit Purl Hunter Mystery KAL Has Arrived!

It is on the shelf, ready for purchase, and beautiful!

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Knit Purl Hunter’s Final Mystery KAL

Have you heard? We’re joining Skacel for Michelle “Knit Purl” Hunter’s last KAL before her sabbatical: the Audition shawl. Here’s what we know about the mystery shawl: it’s an asymmetrical triangle approximately 16″ deep and 67″ long, and requires one … Continue reading

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The Fall 2019 Class Schedule is Ready

What are you planning to knit or crochet this fall? Our line-up of classes, yarn-sampling events, and a knit-along may help you decide what to create this season. We have three yarn tasting events planned–two for Berroco (Sept. 7 or … Continue reading

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Summer Sale of the Week

This week’s summer sale (which begins 7/19 and ends 7/25) includes five great Aran weight yarns: Castello from Louisa Harding. A subtle metallic accent with wool, polyester, acrylic, nylon and viscose. A little fancy but not too much. Cirrus from … Continue reading

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Knit, Nibble & Sip and a Sale

Please join us this Saturday, July 13, for Knit, Nibble, Sip. Crochet too! It’s too much fun to miss! We’re starting a month-long series (maybe longer?) of weekly summer sales. The first one starts tomorrow, July 12 and ends July … Continue reading

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Notes on Summer Knitting & Crocheting–Vacation Edition

Like many of you, I plan what knit or crochet projects to take on a trip before I plan what clothing to pack. Picking the wrong project doesn’t, of course, ruin a trip, but it can mean never picking up … Continue reading

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