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Classes – 2018

Written on December 2, 2017 at 10:30 am, by

We are wrapping up our fall season classes, and we hope everyone has enjoyed learning new things with us! We are very excited about our winter session and all the classes we will have on offer, and we’ll be posting our new calendar very soon. We’ll have classes for all levels of knitting, crochet, weaving, felting,…

The Great Canadian Flag-A-Long

Written on May 12, 2017 at 4:05 pm, by

Canada’s 150th anniversary is upon us, and we’re celebrating in a big way! We hope you’ll help us ring in this exciting milestone with a huge patchwork Canadian flag! That’s right – we’re making a great big flag and we need your help to knit, crochet, weave, and felt red and white squares! It doesn’t…

Spotlight on: Kids’ Kits from Harrisville Designs!

Written on April 11, 2015 at 11:30 am, by

Spring has sprung, and it’s time for some colourful kids’ crafts! Our Harrisville Designs kits will introduce your child to a variety of fibre crafts, including weaving, spinning, and felting! Each kit includes all of the materials and instructions you’ll need to make an awesome and creative project, and the child-friendly kits are also appropriate…

Spring Kids Classes!

Written on February 28, 2015 at 1:27 pm, by

Check out our new kids classes coming up soon! Awesome felted Spring Eggs and a fun and functional Gnome Home Keepsake Box! These classes are suitable for ages 6-13!   http://wabi-sabi.ca/events/feltedspringeggs/ http://wabi-sabi.ca/events/gnomehomekeepsakebox/

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…

Classes Galore!

Written on June 14, 2014 at 10:48 am, by

  We’ve got a couple of really exciting courses coming up in the next week! We’ll be hosting TWO separate Knit 101 courses (Thursday, June 19 + 26 from 6-8 and Sunday, June 22 + 29 from 12:30-2:30) for those of you who are yearning to learn how to knit! On Friday, June 20 from 6-8, our talented…

Oh To Go A-Roving Now That Spring is Here

Written on March 8, 2014 at 11:48 am, by

Is spring here? I sure hope so. But if its not, never fear, we’ve got lots to keep you busy. First of all we have heaps of new roving to get your spin or felt on with. There’s pure silk, Jacob roving, Norwegian, and the always amazing B.F.L. Oh, I can feel your pulse racing.…

Cure Your Winter Blues At The Wab

Written on January 18, 2014 at 12:57 pm, by

Feeling the winter blues? Cold weather got you down? Come visit us. I promise we’ll make you happy. How? Our new yarns are super delish. We have: King Cole Bamboo Cotton DK weight, WYS Airie Valley Aran and Berrocco’s Ultra Alpaca worsted. Now nothing says fun like alpaca. Oh just imagine being wrapped in a…

Needle Felted Mermaid Workshop

Written on May 1, 2013 at 2:30 pm, by

  There are still a few spots available for our upcoming needle-felted mermaid class with the talented local artist Richard Hanna. The class runs from 2-6 PM on Saturday, May 4th. Check out some of his other completely needle-felted work, currently hanging in the store: Completely needle-felted!  Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to learn from…

Get Your Felt On

Written on February 6, 2013 at 1:51 pm, by

Love the look of fulled hats and bags? Then you’ll adore the big colour of Wash + Filz-it! by SMC.  This yarn is available in a variety of great colours. Made in Germany with a hundred-percent new wool it’s both warm and beautiful. Perfect for a cozy pair of slippers. But be careful if your…