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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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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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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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More Tosh than you can imagine

Yesterday a half dozen boxes from Madelinetosh arrived on our doorstep and we are as eager as kids at Christmas.  These skeins brighten our shelves and bring smiles to our faces with their scrumptious softness and delightful colors.  We unpacked old favorites and have some exciting new colors that we can’t wait to start working…

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We’re celebrating!

We are going to be celebrating Mother’s Day at the shop on Saturday May 9th.  We have a collection of new bags from Ribbon Street that we’ll be featuring and you won’t want to miss out.   We’ve received bags of all kinds including project bags of varying sizes, clutches (like those shown above) that…

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Simple is better than complicated

We can’t help but notice that some of our favorite patterns are the most straightforward.  The Churchmouse Yarns & Teas Easy Folded Poncho is a perfect example.  Over the years you have seen dozens of samples in the shop created with all kinds of different yarns.  The simple stockinette rectangle that is folded in half…

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A Neighborhood Fiber Co. trunk show

Our Neighborhood Fiber Co. trunk show has arrived!  Karida sent us several accessories all designed by Lynn Di Cristina that highlight all the beautiful new yarn we have in the shop. Great Wall by Lynn DinCristina Yarn: One skein of Studio Worsted Contravene by Lynn Di Cristina (small size) Yarn:  One skein of Rustic Fingering…

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Treat yourself!

Our cashmere project kits designed by Heidi Hennessey at Pepperberry are available for sale today!  All of us who have cast on with these plush skeins agree that there is nothing like cashmere for gorgeous softness. Theresa is modelling her generous Audrey Cowl and we shared a sneak peek of our Lila Cowls last week. …

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A perfect sweater

Bich Thu found a fantastic sweater pattern and has knit up a sample for us that we all have a crush on.  Swans Island’s Charlotte Cardigan (designed by Deborah Wilder) is a perfect everyday sweater.   Her choice of 5 skeins of Geilsk’s worsted weight Hamp og uld has created a fresh spring colored fabric…

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