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Shop Sample Spotlight: Kouyou Shawl

Jenn knit this gorgeous Kouyou pattern out of one skein of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Targhee Worsted, making it a great one skein idea if you are curious about this amazingly springy yarn. Kouyou is available as a Ravelry in-store … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Sharon’s CustomFit!

Sharon finished her beautiful CustomFit tank in Knit One, Crochet Too Cozette. Sharon chose a scoop neck with an average fit. Doesn’t she look beautiful?

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Shop Sample Spotlight: Wheaten Hat and Mitts

We are so pleased to be a flagship store for Anne Hanson’s Knitspot Stone Soup Fingering. One of our customers who is also one of Anne Hanson’s Biggest Fans Ever loaned us her Wheaten Hat and Mitts to show how … Continue reading

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Crackerjack Update!

As we near the All-Star Break, I thought I’d check in with the knitters to see how their Crackerjacks are progressing. Crackerjack is a conceptual project that uses stripes to mark baseball wins and losses. We think this would be … Continue reading

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FO Friday: The Anonymous Crocheter Strikes Again!

We have a very proficient crocheter who brings in her doilies. The light blue one is called Sirius and is from the book Stellar Doilies. The Ecru one is from Elegant in Ecru and is called Sublime. One of the … Continue reading

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Shop Sample Spotlight: Leventry Shawl

We are so pleased to support our designer friend Sarah by displaying a version of her Leventry Shawl. Designed for two colors of fingering weight yarn, David’s sample is in Zen Yarn Garden Serenity Silk Singles. Leventry is available as … Continue reading

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A Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks that Rock Exclusive for Natural Stitches!

Tina of Blue Moon Fiber Arts dyed us an exclusive Socks that Rock colorway to celebrate the Steel City Yarn Crawl! It needs a name. If you’d like to get in on the name game, please leave a reply in … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Kim’s CustomFit!

And we are BACK with a great FO: Kim finished her CustomFit sweater. Her design choices were an average fit scoopneck pullover with elbow sleeves and mid-hip length. Kim used Gemini from Yarn Hollow for a great summer sweater. Nice … Continue reading

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We had a great finish to World Wide Knitting in Public Week

Two Saturdays ago, Elise was our hostess with the mostest as we took over the sidewalk in front of the store in honor of World Wide Knit in Public Week. Elise decorated and made a lot of food! Knitters, crocheters, … Continue reading

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Welcome Stone Soup Fingering from Knitspot Bare Naked Yarns!

Longtime readers will know that I am a huge, huge, huge Anne Hanson Fangirl. I’ve been a member of her Bare Naked Knits and her Fall in Full Color clubs for a few years, and I jump eagerly on all … Continue reading

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