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Yarn On The House!

Yarn On The House is the perfect name because this company is truly a family affair!  In addition to their yarn bases being named after family members; DK weight Big Sister, fingering weight Little Brother, lace weight Mother, and worsted weight Father, each of these people is involved in the daily running of YOTH. Big sister…

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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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A Delightful Photo Journey!

For your delight, here is a photo journey of the My Sister Knits’ yarn crawl experience! As you drive up you’ll see a friendly tree, yarn bombed for your enjoyment…. Walking to the gate, you’ll notice this…. The fun goes into full swing as you meander through the garden to the shop…. You might catch a glimpse of Kimberly straightening…….

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Our Very Own Colorway!

Kimberly and Jenny were bursting with excitement Thursday as they opened the long-awaited box of yarn from Hazel Knits!  They dug into the box even before Julie saw it!  Why? It was filled with our very own colorway created just for My Sister Knits, to be introduced during the Hot August Knits Yarn Crawl! Purple…

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A Dye-Pot and a Dream

Coming straight to us from Lindsay and Jordan English in Tampa, Florida is our newest yarn, The Fiber Seed Sprout! Lindsay started this company in her grandmother’s kitchen in 2012, with a dream to  create an all American made yarn; from the sheep, to the superwash process, to the dyes used. After graduating with an art degree in…

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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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Ethically Sourced Pom Poms

We at My Sister Knits want to share the touching background stories of our pom poms so you can be confident that the sources for these fun accessories are as ethically responsible as you would want.  Julie found two companies on opposite sides of the world that have found uses for animal pelts that otherwise would be…

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Marian’s Marianated Yarns

My Sister Knits is overflowing with new yarns this summer! Our latest acquisition is Marianated Yarns and we are proud to be one of only 8 yarn shops in the U.S. to carry this yarn. We love that it is hand-dyed in small batches in Marian’s home in New Jersey.   Ombres and gradients have taken the fiber world…

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Come On Up!

We have been as busy as bees getting our upper floor ready for summer! We have added fresh samples in cheerful summer colorways, given our Hedgehog yarns a new home and made room for our recent arrival of Quince Phoebe. You’ll notice a totally redesigned sock wall with yarns hanging on pegs, making it even…

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We have new Freia in the Shop

The shop is bursting with new yarns this summer! Our latest is Freia Fine Handpaints Super Bulky; a single ply 100% wool blend from Rambouillet, Corriedale and Columbia sheep raised right here in Colorado. It’s a single ply so it will knit up light and airy, and be nice and warm. This yarn is available…

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