We’ve restocked everybody’s favorite go-to lace yarn — Jaggerspun Zephyr, a 50/50 wool/silk blend. One of the nice things about Zephyr (besides its great hand and super price) is that the two fibers take the dye a little differently from each other for an effect that’s not quite solid but not quite heathered either. Makes […]
If you’ve been to the shop recently, you know we love lace — there are shawls festooned up and down the stairwell! That’s why we’re celebrating the arrival of a lovely and special laceweight yarn. Bloom from Reywa is a luxurious blend of 50 percent silk and 50 percent yak down, soft as a cloud […]
Plymouth’s Baby Alpaca Grande has been a long-time favorite at the shop for its super-soft hand, fabulous drape, and incredible color range. We are all stocked up on this fall/winter must-have,.
We’ve gotten some new yarn from Plymouth Yarns, including one that’s new to us. Plymouth Galway is 100 percent non-superwash wool that knits at the classic worsted gauge of 5 stitches to the inch. It has a woolly hand and an excellent price ($9 for 210 yards). A few of our more than 20 colors are shown […]
just into the store — a trunk show of garments made from Berroco’s recycled cotton yarn, Indigo. Just look at the stitch definition on that lace! My bad photos don’t show how lovely the other garments are — perfect summertime wearables!
Light and silky and cool — what could be better for warm weather knitting? Savanna by Queensland Collection is two-thirds silk and one-third linen. Its DK weight is perfect for summery scarves and tees, or try on our airy sample shawl — we think you’ll like it.
This is one beautiful yarn that knits up into wonderful summer sweaters and such. We’re expecting a show from Berroco in July — but in the meantime, look at this stunning blanket by customer Peggy M. “I just made it up,” she says. Wow!
will receive this lovely kit — 3 skeins of Comfort to knit into a pretty, lacy baby blanket. We know when it will be given out — but we’re only saying Wednesday.
Sayonara is a 100 percent silk ribbon in colors that remind me of Impressionist paintings. Perfect for light summer accessories — Joanna has already started a Waterfall scarf (free from Ravelry)