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Knitting Made Easy With Megan Goodacre

Written on June 28, 2014 at 10:19 am, by

Join us on Saturday July 5, from 11-1p.m. and meet Megan Goodacre, author of an Idiot’s Guide to Knitting. Megan’s beautiful book is the perfect reference book tool for both the experienced and the novice knitter. In it you’ll find advice about finishing,different cast on methods, creating cables, as well troubleshooting. There’s also a stitch…

A Shawl With Maureen

Written on June 25, 2014 at 9:22 am, by

We’ve still got a few spots left in our upcoming course A Shawl With Maureen! The class will run from 6-8 PM on July 11, 18, and 25. Knit, partially felt, then dye your own unique shawl! Only knitting experience is required, and more information can be found here. This would be a great course for…

Vernissage/Artists’ Talk and Tarot/Aura/Chakra Readings!

Written on June 25, 2014 at 9:09 am, by

The next few days are going to be busy here at Wabi Sabi – we’ve got our Hintonburg Happening Artists’ Talk/Vernissage TONIGHT from 6:30-8:30 PM, featuring the stunning works of Marie-France Gosselin, Maureen Ballagh, Mary Pal, and Sayward Johnson!   Then, on Friday, June 27, we’ll be hosting an Aura, Chakra, and Tarot Card Reading evening…

Closed on Canada Day

Written on June 25, 2014 at 9:01 am, by

Wabi Sabi will be closed on Tuesday, July 1 for Canada Day. We will resume our regular hours starting Wednesday, July 2nd! Happy Canada Day!

Hintonburg Happening – Wabi Sabi Artists’ Talk

Written on June 22, 2014 at 1:13 pm, by

Hintonburg Happening is on all this week, and Wabi Sabi will be hosting an artists’ talk on Wednesday, June 25 from 6:30-8:30! We will be featuring the work of Marie-France Gosselin, Maureen Ballagh, Mary Pal, and Sayward Johnson, and their art will be displayed in the shop all week long!

Photos from Recent Classes

Written on June 22, 2014 at 12:49 pm, by

Here are a few shots from some of our most recent classes!  

International Knit in Public Day!

Written on June 22, 2014 at 12:44 pm, by

This has been one busy week! On Thursday, we fibre bombed Somerset Square with Fabrications, and yesterday’s weather was perfect for our annual International Knit in Public Day knit-along! Knitters and stitchers of all ages stopped by to knit by the shop and peruse the sale!      

Twist Fibre Festival Bus Trip!

Written on June 22, 2014 at 12:16 pm, by

Don’t forget to book your spot on our fantastic annual bus trip to the Twist Fibre Festival on Saturday, August 23! The festival schedule and the workshop schedule are now online and it looks like the festival is going to be simply amazing!

International Knit in Public Day and our BIG ANNUAL SALE!

Written on June 20, 2014 at 3:15 pm, by

Here at Wabi Sabi we are getting really excited about International Knit in Public Day! We’ll be sittin’ and a-knittin’ out front tomorrow if you’d like to join us, and you definitely don’t want to miss our BIG SALE! (There have been whispers of Turtlepurl… Manos… even Ozark being on sale! Don’t miss it!)

Cosmos Sock Yarn Is Back!

Written on June 15, 2014 at 12:57 pm, by

Wabi Sabi is very excited to be carrying new Sock Planet Canadian Sock Yarn from Cosmos Yarns! Sock Planet Yarn is spun in Ontario from Albertan fleece, then hand-dyed in Ottawa! Check out these amazing colourways!