Author Archives: Yvonne

It’s the Annual Book & Pattern Sale!

We know that many of you will be heading to the Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival to buy those special yarns that you can’t get anywhere else (hello, Brooks Farm!), and then you’ll be wondering what on earth to do … Continue reading

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It’s a Picnic!

On Wednesday, February 26, from 6:30 – 8:30, we are hosting a yarn tasting featuring Yarn Hollow yarns. We love working with Rita, because she is creative, bubbly, and just a fun person overall.  When we suggested the yarn tasting, … Continue reading

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From Our Friends at Imperial Stock Ranch

As we’ve mentioned previously, we are very proud to be a part of the Imperial Yarn family. I’d like to share some of Jeanne Carver’s thoughts and feelings about the Olympic sweaters with you. Dear Friends, Our Olympic Moment is … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck Musings

Tomorrow is October 1, which is kind of hard for me to fathom — I mean, where did the year go?  Is it just me, or does it seem that the years go faster as we get older? October is … Continue reading

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Everybody Likes Parfait!*

So with the onslaught of cool weather, I have been thinking about transition garments.  You know, things that kind of bridge the gap between summer and fall…and eventually winter and spring.  For example, those cool, crisp mornings which then become … Continue reading

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Bingo Wrap Up

Natural Stitches Bingo has wrapped up for the year!  This year we had 58 bingo players, and 8 of those players took second or even third cards! We had a lot of Bingo winners, too!  In addition to straight bingo … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams Are Made of This

(Sorry, Eurythmics…they really are made of this.) For the first time ever, Natural Stitches is participating in the Dream Club from Dream in Color. What is the Dream Club, you ask?  WELL. Six months. Six yarns. Six (exclusive) patterns.  Exclusive … Continue reading

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August Bingo Special!

Whoah, when did August sneak up on me? Our final Bingo Special for our 2013 Bingo is the humble Postage Stamp. Remember, the prize for regular bingo is a $5 gift card and the special bingo will earn you a … Continue reading

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The BIG Announcement

We’ve been dancing around this announcement for oh, a couple of weeks now. We couldn’t talk about it because we wanted to be sure that it was going to happen – not because we didn’t think it wouldn’t, but we … Continue reading

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We Touched the West and Tasted the Wool

On Wednesday, we had a yarn tasting with one of our yarn reps, Andrea, who showed us some of the delights of Mountain Meadow Wool.  The event was well-attended, boasting 23 people (including Natural Stitches staff). Attendees were able to … Continue reading

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