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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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Summer Class Schedule and More

Our summer class schedule is ready. Use the drop-down menu above to check it out! There is still room in our June 1 yarn tasting–sign up for a great opportunity to sample all 5 of Berroco’s newest yarns. Also Knitters … Continue reading

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Summer Yarn Sampling

Time for a yarn tasting! Yes, I think it is time we tried out Berroco’s spring/summer yarn line, which is superb. As always they’ve provided wonderful yarns at reasonable prices, a convenient format in which to test them, and a … Continue reading

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NEW YARN AND UPCOMING EVENTS

We’ve recently received a new yarn about which we’re very excited! Mojave is a sport weight blend of linen and cotton from Kelbourne Woolens which comes in a superb color range, has wonderful drape, and is perfect for year-round knitting. … Continue reading

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SUPERBOWL SALE

Yes, our annual Superbowl Sale will take place this Sunday, February 3 from 1-4 and you shouldn’t miss it! We’ve got some great bargains for you–for instance, all yarn in the novelty corner will be $1.00 per ball, and all … Continue reading

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New Class Schedule

Our latest class schedule has some wonderful offerings! The Oops class, which teaches you how to deal with some common knitting mistakes, is back by popular demand, as is the Sock (all levels!) class. For those who need a bit … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving (and Small Business Saturday)!

We’ll be closed November 22 and 23 for Thanksgiving, but when we re-open on Saturday the 24th we’ll be having a sale that will last through the end of December.  We’ve decided it is time to say good-bye to some … Continue reading

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