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Get The Word At The Wab

Written on October 25, 2014 at 1:34 pm, by

We’ve got new books!  In a wide range of topics from dying to knitting and  including favourites such as The Big Book of Weaving by Laura Lundell. Double Weave by Jennifer Moore, Learn to Spin by Anne Field, Mollie Makes Embroidery,Crochet One Skein Wonders by Durant and Eckman, and My First Knitting Book by Cico Kids.…

This Just In

Written on October 18, 2014 at 1:14 pm, by

Wabi-Sabi has felt! It comes in every colour of the rainbow. It’s great for making kids toys, slipper souls, and seasonal decorations. Felt is fun and super easy to work with. Come in soon if you want some of this fabulous felt because supplies are limited.

Get Your Hat On!

Written on October 18, 2014 at 12:20 pm, by

It’s hat month at Wabi-Sabi! All month we are featuring every type of hat known to man, beast, and knitter. There’s a hat for every yarn weight and knitting ability, we have everything from lace knit to bulky floppy hats to scats (scarf hats).  The store is bursting with fun wool and matching pom-poms that…

Sally Melville’s L’envelope

Written on October 18, 2014 at 11:39 am, by

It’s not a sweater, it’s not a shawl, it’s better, it’s L’envelope! This fun hybrid’s a flexible knit, meaning you can really make it your own. It can be knit in different yarn weights and is sized to fit. L’envelop is a unique garment that will go with everything, it’s beautiful but easy to make.…

New Yarns In the Shop!

Written on October 17, 2014 at 10:34 am, by

It’s fall, and you know what that means… more yarns! New sock yarn from Denmark: Kauni XEQ (100% wool) and EFL (100% wool)! Milla Mia (100% merino) is back! And we’re now carrying Drops Alpaca Silk Brushed (77% alpaca, 23% mulberry silk)!  

Tonight’s Hours!

Written on October 17, 2014 at 9:10 am, by

We are closing at six tonight. Nous fermons à six ce soir.

Free Lopi Sweater Pattern on Ravelry!

Written on October 16, 2014 at 2:57 pm, by

Everyone is going crazy for this new Lopi sweater pattern – available free on Ravelry.com! We’ve got 16 different colours of Alafosslopi in store – what colour combinations can you think of?  

Basic Lace with Megan Goodacre!

Written on October 16, 2014 at 12:36 pm, by

We’ve still got spots open in our upcoming lace knitting course from 10:30-1:30 on October 25, taught by local knit author Megan Goodacre (aka tricksy knitter)! To register or find out more, click here!  

New arrivals!

Written on October 11, 2014 at 10:24 am, by

We’ve got a plethora of new arrivals in the shop! New bags from Liebchen Designs, new stamps from India, and a whole whack of new yarn! Along with brand new colours of Cascade Lana Grande, Cascade Magnum and Baa Ram Ewe Titus (all 100% wool), we’re now carrying WYS Signature 4 Ply sock yarn (75% wool,…

Basic Lace with Megan Goodacre!

Written on October 10, 2014 at 1:11 pm, by

Don’t miss out on your chance to learn how to knit basic lace patterns with our guest instructor, Megan Goodacre of Tricksy Knitter! Megan is an incredibly skilled artist and designer, and has recently written the Idiot’s Guide to Knitting! Her course will run Saturday, October 25 from 10:30-1:30, and more information can be found here!