Just a reminder… July 16, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorised

…that we’re closed tomorrow (Sunday) for inventory. We’ve decided to extend our sale online through tomorrow, however, so if you haven’t had a chance to take advantage of the 15% discount on all in-stock yarns, there’s still a little more time! 🙂

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Website up and running! July 12, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorised

After a long and stressful day of troubleshooting, our website is now back online. Thank you all for your support and patience today as we recovered from our server crash and got all of our virtual ducks back in a row. – Melissa & Lisa

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Just re-stocked: Snap ‘n Go Cases & Digital Row Counters June 22, 2016 – Posted in: Uncategorised

SNAP ‘N GO NOTIONS CASES – JUMBO Jumbo-sized Snap ‘n Go Notions Cases? have eight little compartments to keep all your knitting and crocheting notions neatly separated. Organize your life in a snap and go! The first side features four small rectangular compartments that are perfect for storing stitch markers, buttons, and other tiny knitting notions. Flip apart the second half to reveal three long compartments that are great for holding things like stitch holders, darning…

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New store sample: The Linde Shift November 5, 2015 – Posted in: Uncategorised

A simple and chic layering piece, The Linde Shift by Vladimira Ilkovicova for Blue Sky Alpacas looks great over everything from a buttoned-up shirt / blouse to a fitted tank or tee. Blue Sky Alpacas Sport Weight lends just the right amount of structure and drape and is a luxurious pleasure to knit. Worked in one long panel from end to end. Casual sophistication! View additional photos and project details on our Ravelry page. Shop BSA Sport…

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Freia Refined Merino / Silk Ombre Fingering now re-stocked (+ 3 new colours)! October 27, 2015 – Posted in: Uncategorised

(Colour: Dirty Hippie) Freia Refined Merino / Silk Ombre Fingering (70% merino, 30% silk) is a smooth 3-ply yarn with a luxurious soft hand beautifully dyed in Freia?s stunning long-line signature colourways. This particular quality has been specifically developed to be lofty without pilling. Merino brings structure while the silk adds just a hint of sheen. Shop all 18 colourways of Freia Refined Merino / Silk Fingering online. Browse projects knit with Freia Ombre Fingering here!…

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Free pattern Friday: Simple House Slippers July 24, 2015 – Posted in: Uncategorised

(Photos: Simone A.) These Simple House Slippers by Simone Alexandra are as easy to wear as they are to knit. The pattern is knit flat at the back (garter stitch) and then in the round for the rest of the foot (stockinette).  The toe has a very rounded shape like the top of mittens making these look and feel more like real slippers than house socks.  Cozy and classic.  Start now and knit a bunch…

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Sweater 101 – Sweaters With Set In Sleeves July 23, 2015 – Posted in: Uncategorised

Well, hello there. I know I have been AWOL for quite a while, but here I am now. Back to business. I have told you about the Raglan sweater and the Drop Shoulder one – now here is another: The sweater with Set in Sleeves. In my opinion this is the kind that you can make fit best. The sleeves, as the name says, are fitted to your body, due to what is called the…

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