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Nag, nag, nag.

Written on April 29, 2011 at 1:51 pm, by

Don’t forget we’re on Twitter now. Look for Wabi Sabi Yarns.

Sad News!

Written on April 29, 2011 at 1:50 pm, by

Lauren, an employees at Global Pet Foods on Wellington had a bad accident during yesterday's wind storm. In order to help her, Nat and Bruce Myles are helping Karla, the owner of the shop, arrange a fundraiser on Saturday, May 14, 2pm – 6pm at Elmdale House Tavern. Please plan to drop by if you…

The Hintonburg Bike Parade

Written on April 26, 2011 at 8:20 am, by

Knit, crochet, spin – for cycling! Have you ever wanted to yarn bomb a bike, like this? Or this? Here's your chance! Help the Hintonburg Cycling Champions decorate bikes of various shapes and sizes for a Wabi Sabi window display. The window goes up May 4th.  It's all to promote the first-ever Hintonburg bike parade, on…

Party with The Wab and CPAWS

Written on April 19, 2011 at 12:01 pm, by

Come see for yourself our amazing Earth Day window display this Friday from 6-9pm. There will be refreshments, music and great conversation. Learn about all the great things CPAWS is doing to protect our environment. Plus see for yourself all the great works of arts. You’ll love it.

Have You Got Balls? FREE Workshop @ WabiSabi Stitch ‘n’ Bitch ~ April 28th 6-9pm

Written on April 18, 2011 at 1:44 pm, by

Bring your own project or put it aside for the evening and learn a few new skills with: Stockinette Spheres  Bring some yarn from your stash and needles to match -gauge is not critical but not good if fabric is too loose. Learn a Provisional Cast On, Short Rows, and the ominous Kitchener Stitch in one simple and pretty…

Crochet Book Give Away

Written on April 18, 2011 at 1:39 pm, by

Congratulations goes out to Donna Snider who won the Crochet Book Give Away contest with her comment: As soon as I read this, I had my story to share with you right away. The most wonderful, heartwarming crochet I have ever seen without a doubt was earlier this winter. My Grandmother passed away in November,…

Contest Over

Written on April 17, 2011 at 5:46 am, by

CONGRATULATIONS DONNA SNIDER!  Please come into the Wab and pick up "Crochet Inspiration", by Sasha Kagan, or email us with your snail mail address and we'll post it to you.  

Cup of Tea Pincushion.

Written on April 14, 2011 at 2:38 pm, by

  This charming pin-cushion is easy to make, using basic embroidery stitches. Made from wool felt, and nestled in a porcelain tea cup, it is a perfect Morther's Day gift. $25 per person, $30 for Mother and daughter.  May 4th 7-9pm  All materials; including tea cup are provided. 

Laura & Lesley’s New Book Reviews

Written on April 9, 2011 at 1:33 pm, by

Our first ever video book reviews!   Published by Sixth & Springs Books: Vogue Knitting: Mittens & Gloves hardcover $31.95 Nicky Epstein's softcover Knitting On the Edge $25.95   Untitled from Twiss&Weber on Vimeo.   Our apologies for the backwards type.  We'll try to get that right next time.  Please follow our new reviews via Vimeo.…