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Happy Labor Day Holiday

All of us at Old Village Yarn Shop hope that everyone has had a wonderful summer, and that you will enjoy the Labor Day holiday.  We will be closed Sunday September 6 and Monday September 7 so that all of … Continue reading

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Open Sundays, Open Knitting

We’ve decided to open on Sundays from 2-4 pm beginning now through December 21 and we’re hoping you’ll join us! You are welcome to shop or to sit and work on the project of your choice — maybe a little … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

All of us at Old Village Yarn Shop wish you and yours the very happiest of holidays!  Our hours through the end of the year are as follows: Monday 12/23:  OPEN 12 noon till 8 p.m.                                                                            Tuesday 12/24:  CLOSED                                                                                                   Wednesday … Continue reading

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Knitting in Paradise

Yes, even a tropical paradise is better with knitting!  Here I am with a new knitter teaching a new technique.  Oh, what fun and close to heaven.

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Old Village Yarn Shop in the News

Martha Amberg, Old Village Yarn Shop owner, was recently profiled in a story by Jocelyn Brown in the Detroit News/Free Press.  The story also includes directions to knit the Tea Cozy, illustrated above.  Read the whole story here.

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2012 Winter Spring Classes Available Now

2012 Winter Spring Class schedule is now available, including the specialty classes . Here’s our specialty classes: The Gift Closet: Scraper Mitt, Sprial Hat, Fingerless Mitts, & 8-Hour Baby Blanket Socks Oops – How to fix common errors Magic Loop Our … Continue reading

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Needle skills for SADS

Alice Smith, an Old Village Yarn Shop regular, has started an annual knitting event to help raise money for Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes (SADS).  Learn more about Alice and her efforts to help end SADS through knitting in this profile by … Continue reading

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