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Keep on Stitchin’!

Written on July 28, 2017 at 3:32 pm, by

The Twist Festival is fast approaching, and we all know what that means… our back room is full to the brim with equipment! As a result we’re taking a break from our Wednesday Sip N Stitch during the month of August.That doesn’t mean the fun has to end – let’s keep it going with an online…

The Blue Brick Trunk Show Kick Off!

Written on July 14, 2017 at 12:50 pm, by

The Blue Brick is coming to the Wab! Join us Friday, July 21 from 7-9 PM for an exclusive trunk show featuring a fab selection from Toronto dyer Shireen Nadir! Meet the dyer behind these incredible signature ombré yarns and check out her inspiring samples! There will be an bountiful selection of Blue Brick yarns available – you won’t…

A Wabi Sabi Trunk Show with Riverside Studio!

Written on May 21, 2017 at 12:42 pm, by

Join us Friday, June 23 from 7-9 PM for an exclusive trunk show featuring a fab selection from local Canadian dyer Kathryn Drysdale! Meet the dyers behind these drop dead gorgeous yarns and and have prime access to a great selection of squishy goodness! This is a great opportunity to get firsthand input on colour choice – and you won’t want…

Do You Have an Account with Us?

Written on October 30, 2016 at 12:34 pm, by

The ladies at Wabi Sabi are finally entering the 21st century with our new customer account program! Opening an account with us is free, easy, and could get you a fabulous prize if you join before the end of November! Read on for all the details…   Benefits of having a customer account at Wabi Sabi:…

Happy anniversary!

Written on October 23, 2016 at 12:42 pm, by

Can you believe it’s been eight years since Wabi Sabi first opened its doors? Neither can we! What started out as a little local yarn shop has grown into a flourishing community, and we’re so grateful that you’ve joined us in this journey! You might have noticed a few new faces in the shop over…

Summer Hours

Written on June 24, 2016 at 2:56 pm, by

We have updated our summer hours and will now be open until 7 PM on Thursdays!

New Shibui in the HOUSE!

Written on February 28, 2015 at 3:31 pm, by

Drool… Check out all the new Shibui yarn we have just received!   Shibui linen   Shibui Twig 46% linen, 42% recycled silk, 12% wool   Shibui Silk Cloud 60% kid mohair, 40% silk   Shibui Maai 70% superbaby alpaca, 30% fine merino wool

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/

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.

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…