Author Archives: Yvonne

Knitted Knockers: Everything You Need to Know

As word has spread about the Knitted Knockers effort, we are receiving phone calls and emails about both making and receiving knockers.  To best serve both the makers and the receivers, we’ve gathered all of the information here, for ease … Continue reading

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Knit along with us!

Last month, our good friend Kirsten Kapur released a beautiful pattern (Abingdon) using BareNaked Wools Stone Soup DK (from our other good friend, Anne Hanson), and I said LET’S HAVE A KNIT-ALONG! Except I really wasn’t thinking that it’s the … Continue reading

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We’re Off Our Rockers for Knitted Knockers!

Natural Stitches is very pleased to join forces with Our Clubhouse to be a part of the Knitted Knockers charity group! We will be accepting donations of Knitted Knockers and distributing them to local hospitals and cancer treatment centers. Never … Continue reading

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Getting BareNaked with David…

Yes, it is as exciting as you think! It doesn’t, however, involve skin. Canton, Ohio is the headquarters for BareNaked Wools — makers of Stone Soup Fingering and (new to us) Stone Soup DK yarns.  When I received the phone … Continue reading

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We’re Very Sad…

… to say that due to lack of sign ups, we are canceling the Anna Hrachovec classes and meet & greet scheduled for September 19, 20 & 21. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you. -Martha, … Continue reading

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CustomFit: Updates, Fun Things, Fall Sweater Knit-Along

It’s Monday.  I’m feeling less than energized today, but that’s just because it’s Monday.  As I’m looking at the calendar, though, I realize that 8 weeks from today, I will have returned from the New York Sheep & Wool festival … Continue reading

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Knit All the Tiny Things!

In September, we will be hosting Anna Hrachovec of Mochimochiland.   Anna last visited us in March of 2013 for a book signing and chat.  This time, Anna’s going to be hanging around and teaching us some of her knitting and … Continue reading

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Batty for Blue Moon Fiber Arts? So Are We!

I don’t know about you, but the yarns (and the colors, oh, the colors!) from Blue Moon Fiber Arts make me swoon. If you’re weak for Woobu, tempted by Targhee Worsted, or senseless for Socks that Rock, join us for … Continue reading

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Buyer’s Remorse Strikes Again!

On Tuesday, a case of Buyer’s Remorse was said to happen at Natural Stitches in East Liberty.  David Anthony, well-known patron and part-time teacher at the popular knitting establishment, had sent an email indicating that he would like a fourth … Continue reading

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On the Catwalk

Last night, Natural Stitches held its first ever CustomFit & More Fashion Show.  We had four CustomFit sweaters modeled, a sweater that has prompted Bambi to make her next sweater using the CustomFit program, two shawls, a stole, and some … Continue reading

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