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Want to learn to knit?

Written on March 31, 2015 at 2:29 pm, by

Are you dying to knit your own clothing, but don’t know how to start? Knit 101 is for you! Our instructor will take you through all of the basic steps of knitting, and absolutely no prior experience is required! We’ve got spots open in our course on Thursday, April 30 and May 7, from 6-8…

Even more spring yarn!

Written on March 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm, by

Also new in store: yarn, yarn, yarn! Lang Cashmere Premium is a dk weight yarn made from 100% pure cashmere! Lang Filo is a fingering weight yarn made from a blend of 75% cotton and 25% nylon. Malva is a 100% viscose bulky weight yarn, and Rafia is also made from 100% viscose. Lastly, Striscia…

Square Needles!

Written on March 25, 2015 at 2:52 pm, by

We’ve just received a shipment of square double pointed needles from Kollage Yarns! We are now offering sizes US0-6!

Holiday Hours

Written on March 24, 2015 at 2:31 pm, by

Our Easter holiday hours are as follows: Friday, April 3 – CLOSED Saturday, April 4 – OPEN 10-5 Sunday, April 5 – CLOSED Monday, April 6 – CLOSED Happy holidays, everyone!

Zen Yarn Garden

Written on March 20, 2015 at 3:29 pm, by

Beautiful new yarn from Zen Yarn Garden: Serenity 20! A soft and luxurious blend of merino, cashmere, and nylon, this fingering weight yarn comes in a plethora of vibrant colour ways!  

New Regia Sock Yarn

Written on March 20, 2015 at 12:44 pm, by

We’ve just received two new sock yarns from Regia: Cotton Summer Smile Color and Cotton Stretch! Cotton Summer Smile Color is a blend of 41% virgin wool, 34% cotton, and 25% polyamide, and it self-patterns quite beautifully! Cotton Stretch comes in a bouquet of bright summer colours, and is a blend of 41% cotton, 39%…

New Spinning Magazines

Written on March 18, 2015 at 3:44 pm, by

  This just in: new issues of Ply and Spin-off!

Spring Cotton!

Written on March 18, 2015 at 12:46 pm, by

We’ve received even more cones from Louet! This time it’s organic cotton in a bouquet of bright and fabulous colours!  

Felted Spring Egg Kid’s Class!

Written on March 18, 2015 at 11:38 am, by

We are very excited for our upcoming children’s class: Felted Spring Eggs! Learn the basics of wet felting ornaments on Saturday, March 28 from 10 AM – 12 PM! You can take the techniques you learn home with you to felt a whole basket of eggs! This class is suitable for kids between the ages…

Socks, socks, socks!

Written on March 17, 2015 at 11:06 am, by

Ever wanted to learn to knit socks? This is the class for you! Learn to knit on double points, turn a heel and decrease for the toe. This class requires knitting experience.   http://wabi-sabi.ca/events/socks-socks-socks-2/