We Have Your Solution!

We know that everyone’s  level of activity jumps up a notch this time of year.  You want to knit something for a deserving someone but you question if you have the time to find and make that special gift. Searching out the ideal pattern and distinct, uncommon yarn can seem overwhelming; however, we have a solution! The…

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Our 21 Color Slouch Hat Kits Are Available for Pre-Order!

Have fun and be fashion forward wearing Blue Sky Fibers’ 21 Color Slouch hat! Made with all 21 colors of Woolstok, it uses the 2016 Pantone Fall Fashion Colors and will blend fabulously with any new fall wardrobe pieces in your closet! This hat is fondly known as ‘The Stripey Hat’ around the shop.  It’s a rather…

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I’ll Pack a Cowl for Rhinebeck Kit and Class!

Marian of Marianated Yarns and Deb Jacullo, who designs for Chelsea Yarns, have teamed up to give knitters the charming I’ll Pack a Cowl for Rhinebeck design and yarn kit! Kimberly particularly loves the ‘guard llama’ with the sheep! If you are enchanted with this cowl but are a tad intimidated by the colorwork, never fear! First, you’ll…

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The Convenience of Kits!

Some days you relish the thought of knitting something new and you just can’t wait to cast on!  At the same time, you wish everything could be presented to you in one fell swoop, the pattern and the yarn ready to go, no decisions to be made. We have just that, ready and waiting for you,…

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Awash with Spincycle

We are awash with our new supply of Spincycle kits and individual skeins of yarn! We  have Clementine Cowl kits using superwashed-in-America sport weight Dyed In The Wool.  The colorwork is created with slipped stitches which makes it look harder than it is! We have Cara Cowl kits using Independence, a heavy worsted weight yarn….

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Christmas in July

When it’s hot outside, we get tired of the heat. When we are tired of the heat, we dream of cold weather soon to come. When we dream of cold weather, we think of Christmas. When we think of Christmas, we see smiles on the faces of loved ones as they open gifts we’ve knit…

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Special Saturday-Only Trunk Show!

My Sister Knits is being treated with a personal visit from Marian of Marianated Yarns this Saturday afternoon, July 9th from 1pm – 3pm! If you are a regular reader of our blog, you may remember a recent post about this new yarn. We love the fact that Marian dyes her yarn in her New…

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A Stitch too Delicious to Miss

On a recent Sunday afternoon several of us from the My Sister Knits community took advantage of the chance to take a two-color brioche class from Stephen West! Stephen is one of the knitting world’s most creative designers and an excellent teacher. In addition to learning how to work the brioche stitch, we were encouraged to experiment with putting…

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Learn to Knit your way

Crafting classes can be a real treat.  Joining a group to make a few new friends and work with the help of a teacher who can catch your mistakes as they happen, can be a blessing. For those of us who prefer to work on our own or in the infrequent free moments that can…

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A blanket kit worth considering

Spring does seem to come with a large number of showers, baby showers that is.  And one of our favorite baby projects is a keepsake blankie.  Our current go-to choice is tincanknits’ Fly Away Blanket. Our dear friend Dani of Sunshine knits created some beautiful Fly Away blanket kits for us that we are discounting…

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