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Yummy New Yarns!

Written on September 28, 2014 at 12:14 pm, by

Fall has arrived, so we’ve got a ton of new yarn! Check out these amazing new arrivals!

Reminder about Louet Demos

Written on September 28, 2014 at 11:55 am, by

Just a quick reminder that our Louet Demos are coming up this week! A Louet representative will be demonstrating the Jane Loom from 2-4 PM and spinning wheels from 6-8 PM. This is a great opportunity to get a feel for Louet’s fibre equipment! You can register for the free events here: http://wabi-sabi.ca/courses/other-fun-things/  

Night Classes at the Wab

Written on September 28, 2014 at 11:42 am, by

There are still spots open in our upcoming Wednesday night Zentangle class, taught by visiting instructor and artist Nysha Oren Nelson. Zentangle is a simple and meditative method of creating pattern with basic pen marks on paper. It can be used to increase focus and confidence while creating beautiful and intricate patterns easily! The technique can…

Lopi Love

Written on September 27, 2014 at 10:48 am, by

It’s all about the love, baby. Lopi love, that is. Remember it’s going to be cold out there soon and you’re going to want to keep warm. And who knows more about keeping warm than Icelanders. So this winter, keep the cold out by knitting the lop up.

New Yarns From Julie Asselin

Written on September 26, 2014 at 3:40 pm, by

  Gorgeous new yarns have arrived from Julie Asselin Hand Dyed Yarns! We are now carrying: Piccolo, a fingering weight yarn made from superwash merino and nylon; Leizu DK, a dk weight yarn made from superwash merino and silk; and Zetta, made from alpaca and a Rambouillet/Targhee wool blend. Stop in to see all of…

Sally Melville L’envelope Knit-Along Course

Written on September 26, 2014 at 3:37 pm, by

  Are you ready to jump into a larger project, like a sweater, but are worried about navigating complicated patterns and arithmetic? Have no fear, our upcoming knit-along course for Sally Melville’s L’Envelope is the perfect solution! Our instructor will help you knit a piece that is tailor-made for you! Some knitting experience is required, but…

New Calendar on our Website!

Written on September 26, 2014 at 1:55 pm, by

Check out the new Calendar page on our website! Now you can easily check to see what courses are coming up in the immediate future!

Open Late Tonight!

Written on September 26, 2014 at 1:46 pm, by

Wabi Sabi is open until 8 pm tonight! Nous sommes ouverts ce soir jusqu’à 20 heures!

Get Zen & Get Tangled & Untangled at The Wab

Written on September 20, 2014 at 10:26 am, by

Use Zentangle to increase confidence and focus. This contemplative method of creating intricate and beautiful patterns simply uses nothing but pen and paper. Instructor, Nysha Oren Nelson will teach you the basics of this relaxing art form as well as how to use the tangles to interact in your art pieces. It’s an amazing way to spend an…

Measure it, Draft it, Knit it with Sally Melville

Written on September 20, 2014 at 10:05 am, by

We are pleased announce, local knit designer, teacher, and  all around amazing lady, Sally Melville will be teaching at the Wab. Her latest class, Measure it, Draft it. and Knit it, teaches you how to copy your favourite outfit so you get the same kind of flattering shape. Imagine getting the fit you’ve always wanted…