Tag Archives: knitting

We’re proud to be Craftsy affiliate shop ….

You are most likely familiar with Craftsy, the online craft community.  We are proud to be an affiliate shop … and what does that mean?  If you sign up for a Craftsy class through the links on our blog, the … Continue reading

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Repurposing (a/k/a why I can’t seem to ever throw anything away) …

Well, I had these Grumpy socks from the Disney Store that Sam bought me probably in 1993 or so.  That’s right, 20 year old worn out socks and I still had ’em.  The heels & toes were blown out so … Continue reading

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Special Holiday Hours ….

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday — 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.; Thursday — 1 until 8 p.m.; Saturday — 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., Sunday — noon until 4 p.m. Breakfast at Red Tree Coffee on Saturday, December 17 … about … Continue reading

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Keep on truckin’ … and knittin’

No, knitting is not just for the ladies.  Just about all women will admit they love a man that cooks, how much better if he also knits!  Ran across this very interesting article ~ according to the Wall Street Journal … Continue reading

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Why I Knit: Dawn Gusty

It’s in my nature to create. With life the way it is for me right now, it’s not an option anymore to start big projects.  I need something I can pick up and do five minutes here, an hour there, … Continue reading

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Cook up some extra knitting time.

January is National Soup Month. Winter-time is soup time, and a great time to knit.  Put on a pot of soup, enough for a couple of days, and suddenly you have more time to knit.  Here are some recipes for … Continue reading

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Now in the shop: fabulous gift ideas.

In addition to the fiberlicious yarns, we have an amazing selection of gift items for knitters and anyone on your list who appreciates fine, hand-crafted items. Stop by to see us at 407 North Main Street in historic downtown Kingston … Continue reading

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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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