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Newsletter Outtakes: Fiber Legacies

Sometimes I end up with too many photos to use in the newsletter, but they’re still worth sharing with you. (Click to see the pictures full-sized) First, I have some pictures of Yvonne’s copy of The Complete Book of Crochet. … Continue reading

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Wool Peddler KAL: Beginning with a Garter Tab

Today, as we try to distract ourselves from the disappointment of last night, we have a guest post from David, who teaches steeking and advanced lace here at Natural Stitches. See more about the Wool Peddler KAL in our newsletter … Continue reading

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Orange Barrels

It seems that the Powers That Be in the world of traffic are going to be doing their thing and restructuring Penn Circle to make it open to two-way traffic again.  According to the East Liberty Post (www.eastlibertypost.com), “work will … Continue reading

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The Crochet Cast-On, Reloaded

Due to technical difficulties, we realize many our newsletter subscribers may not have been able to see the pictures that accompanied the Crochet Cast-On article in our last issue.  Here it is again, with BIGGER! pictures. The crochet cast on … Continue reading

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New arrivals for February

The February newsletter just went out last night, but already, we have so many more new arrivals to add! From Interweave, a special magazine, Knitting Traditions, that explores historical knitting in many cultures. Here at last! Eco Duo is back … Continue reading

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The Man Cowl

In our last newsletter, David wrote a lovely review of one of our newer yarns, Cascade Eco Duo.  We’ve had several requests asking for the name of the pattern he used. It’s the Man (or Anyone) Cowl from the This … Continue reading

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Resolutions: Expand Your Comfort Zone

It’s the time of year for resolutions, but yet when I sat down to make mine, I realized that so many resolutions are phrased in the negative. Resolutions that I might have made were things like “I will not cast … Continue reading

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Busy, Busy, Busy!

It’s been a crazy week here at Natural Stitches. If you haven’t received our email newsletter, you can find it here.  However, since I wrote the “What’s New” section, sooooo many more new items have arrived. We were thrilled yesterday … Continue reading

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WIN A PAIR OF BELLA MITTENS…or one of many other fantabulous prizes!

We talked about this in the newsletter, but we wanted to remind you all about the Bella Mittens raffle.  You don’t have to be a fan of Twilight to want to wear these!  Think about it:  Long mittens, densely knit … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

1. Hey, look, we made the IheartPGH Blog! 2. Speaking of knitting for the Superbowl, here’s Monica in her gear, made from the new Comfort Chunky. 3. We are so truly touched by your response to Melissa’s story in our … Continue reading

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