Category Archives: yarn

Lambchop wants you to come to the party.

We’ll be all dressed up and waiting for you with refreshments, gift ideas, wild and woolly new yarns, and drawings for great prizes. If you haven’t been to the shop yet, here’s a map.  In the meantime, stop by now … Continue reading

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Wild and Woolly Yarns from Unexpected Sources

Say the word “yarn” and most people think of lambswool, cashmere, cotton, maybe even ~ gasp ~ synthetics.  Yarn can be made from virtually any fiber that can be spun, including plant fibers.  Here are some of the unusual knitting … Continue reading

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Knit Up an Instant Heirloom

If you know how to cast on and the basic knit stitch, you can make this delicious Purl Dreams pattern from Heirloom Stitches.  On two Wednesdays, July 28 and August 4, we’ll work through reading a pattern, basic increases, knitting … Continue reading

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Refresher/Beginning Crochet — this Saturday

Saturday mornings — July 17 & 31 from 10:00 a.m. to noon Registration information and full class schedule is available here. If you have always wanted to learn to crochet, or have forgotten your skills with the hook, join Erin … Continue reading

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Why I Spin…Now

by Sue Gazell I’ve been an avid knitter since my teens. I had a brief career in needlework back in the 70s, at which time I convinced my father to make me a spinning wheel.  It languished in a corner … Continue reading

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What’s in your stash?

Every knitter’s got one…the leftovers from that sweater you made, the yummy yarn you couldn’t resist buying but had no idea what you’d do with, the stuff your friend gave you after she decided she wasn’t into it, that jumbled … Continue reading

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Class Schedule Updated

Classes are filling up and new ones being added all the time, so be sure to subscribe and receive updates about classes, Knit-Ups, new products, techniques and more.  Click here for updated information about classes registration. Subscribers receive email notifications … Continue reading

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