A bit more time

Now that all of your gift knitting has been finished and delivered (even if it was wrapped up with the needles and a promise to be completed soon) we hope that you’ll have time to knit for others that need your help. We collected underwear for under privileged elementary school children in our area earlier…

Read More

You can make a difference

It is the season for giving, and we hope that this week you’ll help us support some local children that need our charity. We are collecting donations of new unopened packages of children’s underwear, socks, tights, leggings, underpants, t-shirts, even little sweat pants. (ages 5 -12).  These items will be distributed to children at the…

Read More

Giving Tuesday

Perhaps you’ve heard mention of  this.  “We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity…

Read More

Stitching for others

We are lucky.  Our passion and craft allows us to create useful, woolly garments and accessories.  When we knit for others, we can wrap friends, family and even strangers in warmth and our care. We are delighted to be supporting the Warm Wishes Scarf Project.  This holiday season, we can all donate a hand crafted…

Read More

Many hands make light work

We wanted to pass along some heart warming news today.  Earlier this year the folks who organize Larimer County Project Linus celebrated a stunning  20,000 blanket celebration. They currently deliver up to 200 blankets each month!  So it won’t be long before they reach another milestone like that one. Nationwide, Projct Linus has delivered close…

Read More

Get involved

We find that many of our friends and customers as well as those who participate in our Community Knit Nights are eager to find out about charity knitting.  There are rich rewards in making items for others.  And when those others are in need, the rewards are that much greater. We are thrilled that the…

Read More

Save the date and come shop local

We would like to invite you to our Thanksgiving Weekend Sale! Please come join us on Friday November 28th & Saturday November 29th for a whole lot of fun. We are offering a store wide sale of 15% off.  This includes our beautiful yarn, most of our needles (with the exception of Signature needles), all…

Read More

Hope lives… in Fort Collins

If you are a subscriber to our newsletter, you probably already know that we are a collection point for Hope Lives. The Hope Lives Breast Cancer Support Center was founded in 2001 by Lydia Dody, a Ft. Collins businesswoman who battled breast cancer. After her recovery, Lydia wanted to ensure that the approximately 200 women…

Read More

Hope Lives collection

We are proud to be a collection site for Hope Lives! again this fall.   The Hope Lives Breast Cancer Support Center was founded in 2001 by Lydia Dody, a Ft Collins businesswoman who had battled breast cancer. After her recovery, Lydia wanted to ensure that the approximately 200 women in Larimer County and Windsor,…

Read More

Get Your Knit On!

All around the world on Saturday June 15th Knitters will be out and about and knitting in public.  World Wide Knit in Public Day was created in 2005 by Danielle Landes to foster better living through stitching together.  What a great idea!  While we like to gather every Tuesday to knit together, or use our…

Read More