Staff Pick

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I have the honour of getting to do our very first staff pick! I picked a gorgeous yarn by Manos del Uruguay. I happened to be there when the Manos del Uruguay order was opened. I saw the “Gloria” and was instantly smitten. The colours are amazing, and range from subtle shades to bright, variegated …

What we got Wednesday – October 28, 2015

Moonshine

We got some more Moonshine, by Juniper Moon Farms! Moonshine is a worsted weight blend of 40% wool, 40% alpaca, and 20% silk in a 100gram/180 metre (197 yard) skein.  We have lots of colours too! Also, the needle fairy came to town… In addition to the Royale needles we told you about earlier, we …

Royale!

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Check it out! A special edition circular needle kit – the Knitter’s Pride Royale.  The set comes with 9 brightly colored interchangeable tips, made of laminated birch wood in a new pattern, ending in brass tips! You also receive a decorative case, an embroidered, zippered accessory pouch,  3 cords, end caps, cord keys and connectors …

Book Club!

Join Sarah every month to discuss a popular novel while knitting or crocheting the evening away. We will take a look at projects inspired by our chosen novel and share our ideas while the needles (or hooks!) fly. Cost will be $10 per month. Please call the store at 403-457-3020 to register. This month’s book …

What we got Wednesday – October 21, 2015

Bags

New bags from Decodelire! These polypropylene bags are available in three funky patterns, they have plenty of space for your projects and accessories, thanks to the gusset on the bottom. There is also a clear, plastic pocket on the outside that you can use for pattern storage, as well as more pockets on the inside. …

What we got Wednesday

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This Wednesday, we got ourselves some winners! We would like to thank each and every one of you for your efforts and good work that went into the CanadaKAL. We were utterly gobsmacked at some of the beautiful pieces that were created, and with the amazing number of choices in this great country. The following …

What we got… Thursday(?)

Oct_8

We have some bad news, Annie has lost her yarn fort! The good news is, we can show you some of the goodies that were inside! Drops Fabel Uni Colour sock yarn, comes in 50 gram/205 metre balls. This is Drops’ solid colour sock yarn, so it’s perfect for all the gorgeous patterns that can …

And the winner is…

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The last month of our Canada Knit-a-long has come and gone, and we have ourselves a winner! Congratulations to Anne aka Knittingwater on Ravelry! She knitted Flue By Ewe socks for her “Canada” project, and she wins this skein of SweetGeorgia Superwash DK. Enjoy! Stay tuned as we will be announcing our grand prize winner soon!