Spinzilla 2016: Join Team Espace Tricot! September 9, 2016 – Posted in: Events

Hi everyone, Amalia here! I?m very happy to announce that Espace Tricot will once again be participating in Spinzilla this year. I?m thrilled to be our Team Captain and can?t wait to share my enthusiasm for this craft. I have long been attracted to spinning as a craft – the idea of turning a tuft of roving into soft, even, thread seemed incredibly satisfying to me. For a long time, though, I put my interest…

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Needles in a Haystack: Knitting in the Field, 2nd Edition! August 2, 2016 – Posted in: Events

Julie Asselin is hosting her 2nd annual knitting party and you?re all invited! She has teamed up with Fromagerie la Station de Compton to put together another afternoon of knitting, enjoying the outdoors, and eating delicious cheese and local food. WHEN August 6th, 10 am – 5 pm (this coming weekend!) WHERE Fromagerie la Station de Compton 440 Hatley Road (Route 208) Compton (Québec) J0B 1L0 Bring a chair and umbrella along with your knitting and friends and come…

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Don’t forget, tomorrow is WWKIPD! June 17, 2016 – Posted in: Events

WORLD WIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY (WWKIPD) AT ESPACE TRICOT! Enjoy 10% OFF ALL YARNS! Join us on Saturday, June 18th between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm when we?ll take over the sidewalk in front of the store and engage in some conspicuous knitting (and crocheting!) in celebration of World Wide Knit in Public Day! Bring your own chairs ? drinks will be provided. 10% off all yarns + draws for some great give-aways! Come and support your local crafting community and make new…

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TNNA Round-up: Mostly in pictures… June 15, 2016 – Posted in: Events, Miscellaneous

We’re back home after an exciting whirlwind trip to the TNNA show in Washington DC!  We reconnected with old friends in the industry and made new many new ones and had a great time placing orders for the Fall. Some fabulous new products will be making their way into the shop over the next few months so be sure to check in here regularly for updates. In the meantime, in case you missed them on Facebook, here some…

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It’s TNNA time! June 9, 2016 – Posted in: Events, Miscellaneous

Lisa and I are off to TNNA in Washington DC today for our annual yarn shopping spree! TNNA is one of the largest industry trade shows of the year where retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers, publishers, and designers all come together to show and discover new products, designs, trends, and techniques.  We’re on our usual mission to bring the latest and greatest on the knit, crochet, spinning (and maybe even weaving) scene back to Espace Tricot! Stay tuned. Blogging may be quiet…

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This week only – all NORO yarns 20% off – In-store and online! June 6, 2016 – Posted in: Events, Project Ideas, Promotions

Tuesday, June 7th through Monday, June 13th. Enjoy 20% off all in-stock NORO yarns – this week only! Tuesday, June 7th through Monday, June 13th Noro produces incredibly unique yarns, seeking to “harmonize natural unevenness, asymmetric patterns and complex color to portray the beauty of nature. Noro garments are art!”. Noro is dedicated to carefully selecting materials to produce yarn that doesn’t lose its natural properties. Impurities in the raw wool are carefully removed by hand without the use…

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Join us on June 18th for WWKIPD / 10% off all yarns for the day! – Posted in: Events

WORLD WIDE KNIT IN PUBLIC DAY (WWKIPD) AT ESPACE TRICOT! Enjoy 10% OFF ALL YARNS! Join us on Saturday, June 18th between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm when we?ll take over the sidewalk in front of the store and engage in some conspicuous knitting (and crocheting!) in celebration of World Wide Knit in Public Day! Bring your own chairs ? drinks will be provided. 10% off all yarns + draws for some great give-aways! Come and support your local crafting community and make new…

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Spring course schedule – now posted! April 22, 2016 – Posted in: Classes, Events, Project Ideas

We’re offering classes for some of our favourite patterns beginning in May. In addition to a basic introduction to knitting course, we’ve got blanket, shawl, bag, summer sweater, and tank classes. Even a felted oven mitt course! Call 514-486-5648 to register! CHEVRON BABY BLANKET (English class) Chloe Gallagher-Smylie $90 for three 2-hour sessions Tuesdays, 6 pm – 8 pm, May 10, 17, 24 Come join us and knit this modern and cheerful baby blanket by Espace Tricot. This is…

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