Tag Archives: yarn

Help us name our goat (yes, it’s a contest)!

OK, it’s official, we’ve adopted an angora goat through the Baatany Project we told you about yesterday, pretty excited to be able to do this!  Now, we need to name our little mountain critter ~ so we’re having a contest. … 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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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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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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Why I Knit

by Jennifer Adair | Master Knitter | Ewe & Company Instructor As a child, a new lawnmower meant that Grampa had been to the town dump, gathered supplies, and returned to his shop, a dark, cool, and secret place off … 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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New Class Added: Get Your Socks On!

Master Knitter Jennifer Adair will show us how to make socks, starting with an adorable pair of baby booties; yarn is included in class fee.  For details on this and other classes, click here.

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June 12 Prize Winners Announced

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Can knitting make you healthier?

Some research suggests that activities like knitting and crocheting can provide health benefits like lowering blood pressure and stimulating the brain.  Knitting may not do as much for cardiovascular health as, say, 30 minutes on the treadmill, but it could … Continue reading

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