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Anzula Projects we adore (part two)

Theresa has been on quite an Azula Cricket kick lately.  Along with the two projects that you saw earlier this week, she’s also recently finished a shawl that has taken our breath away. Kimberly is modeling Theresa’s GumDrop Shawl designed by Annie of JumperCablesKnitting.  If you haven’t browsed through her collection of shawl patterns, you…

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    Anzula projects we adore (part one)

    We are thrilled that Sabrina from Anzula paid us a visit and shared a delightful selection of her stylish samples.  She filled the shop with luscious skeins in a mouthwatering array that we couldn’t resist.  Every little suitcase was overflowing with wonderful colors that were paired with terrific samples that helped us imagine what we…

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    Mark your calendar

    The girls from Anzula will be setting up a trunk show of their stunning yarns and samples  tomorrow, Tuesday May 19th from 10am to 1pm. We were as excited as kids at Christmas when the Anzula girls arrived last April with such a bounty of samples and skeins that we weren’t sure where to fit…

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    A miracle on West Mountain Ave.

    Thursday was a long day.  Our friends and neighbors gathered for the zoning board hearing first thing in the morning, but our case was not heard until well after noon.  The simple fact that the room was filled with patient knitters all day made quite an impact on the committee members.  They had received many…

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    Special hours

    The shop will open at 1:00pm today (Thursday May 14th) so that we can all attend the zoning hearing that will give us our chance to continue to do business out of Julie’s carriage house. The hearing begins at 8:30am at the Council Chambers at 300 Laporte Avenue, Fort Collins.   Our appeal is the twelfth…

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    Thursday is the day

    Our hearing with the Zoning Board is this week and we would love your support! As you may have already learned, Julie has applied for a Zoning Variance for our little shop to continue to do business out of the Carriage House behind her home on W. Mountain Ave. Our hearing will be this Thursday,…

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    More Linen

    Quince & Co. Kestrel as arrived!   This is an Aran weight yarn made of 100% organic linen, in 76 yard skeins with recommended needle size of 9. Quince and Co. “took the same Belgium-grown organic linen that they use in their fingering weight Sparrow and spun it in a ribbon structure. Kestrel knits up…

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  • A few fun gift ideas for Mother’s Day

    We will be hosting a little special celebration in the shop this Saturday, May 9th, to celebrate Mothers, and hope that you’ll be able to stop by.  We are introducing a delightful selection of Ribbon Street bags with a trunk show that you won’t want to miss. Our selection includes larger project bags, smaller notions…

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    Two or even three of a kind

    It can be remarkable to see how differently versions of the same pattern can be conceived.  We love seeing how our friends create their own unique rendition of a pattern that captures their imagination. Do you remember the stunning Esjan shawl that Alyssa knit up in June of last year?  (You can read more about…

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    Another winner

    We shared a post about our favorite summer sweater a few weeks ago.  Well, now we have another pattern to share with you that is just as good.  Kristin just finished her Relax designed by Ririko. “This comfy pullover fits like an oversized t-shirt with dolman sleeves to flatter every figure. The casual, simple design…

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