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Winging their way to us – British Telephone Boxy Bags! September 29, 2014 – Posted in: Coming soon, New in Store

If you’ve been to our store, you know we are long-time fans of Boxy Bags from ZigZag Stitches. In addition to being beautifully made with quality fabrics and impeccable craftsmanship, they make absolutely ideal carrying cases for a wide range of knitting and crochet projects. When we caught wind of this fantastic new British Telephone Box version we swooned and then immediately placed an order. The phone box is printed on organic cotton sateen fabric…

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Announcing the Rowan Pure Wool Worsted Mystery Knit-Along designed by Kaffe Fassett! September 9, 2014 – Posted in: Coming soon, Project Ideas

In follow-up to their extremely successful Martin Storey Knit-Along this past spring, Rowan has teamed with master designer Kaffe Fassett to create a new Knit- Along featuring their Pure Wool Worsted superwash yarn. The project will be for a full-sized afghan, however, this time, Rowan is also offering quicker project options for small and oblong cushions. Kaffe has developed four color combinations (brown, pastel, red, and turquoise) but the sky is the limit in terms…

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New class schedule now available! December 9, 2013 – Posted in: Coming soon, Store Activities, Store Scheduling, Workshops

In addition to our basic introduction and technique classes, we have a few new courses on the roster for 2014 including: SEASONS HAT (Photos: Jared Flood/Brooklyn Tweed) WURM HAT (Photos: 52stitches) MAIZE MITTENS (English Class) (Photos: Tin Can Knits) PURL SOHO’S BIG SNOWY OWL (Bilingual Class) (Photos: Purl Soho) CHILD & BABY SOPHISTICATE (Bilingual Class) (Photos: Linden Down) BUILDING BLOCKS AFGHAN (Not new but so popular we’ve added two additional 12-session courses) Click here for…

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Coming soon…Quince & Co.! May 28, 2013 – Posted in: Coming soon

Espace Tricot is thrilled to announce that beginning mid-summer we’ll be carrying yarns from Quince & Co.! We’ve long been fans of this company that sources and spins all of its yarns in the US using wool from Merino, Rambouillet, and Columbia-based sheep from Montana and Wyoming. In addition to producing beautiful, quality products, Quince strives to minimize its carbon footprint and ensure that the animals used are raised humanely in a way that sustains…

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Closure for inventory + summer workshops May 22, 2013 – Posted in: Coming soon, Store Activities, Store Scheduling

A few announcements as we head into summer… Closure for Inventory Please note we will be closed for inventory on Tuesday, June 4th. Summer Sunday Morning Workshops Since it is difficult for people to commit to full courses in the summer months, we usually suspend our class schedule from June through August. This year, however, we?ve decided to offer a series of fun 3-hour workshops on Sunday mornings in June and July! Laura Nelkin Beaded…

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Coming soon… May 16, 2013 – Posted in: Coming soon

Over the last weeks Lisa and I have been meeting with yarn company reps, making selections and preparing orders for the coming months. Believe it or not, this is both an exciting and stressful process. Applying everything we’ve learned over the last three years about what our customers love as we pore over new products and shade cards seems like it should be easier than it is. Sometimes things we bring in that we’re sure…

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