Try this yarn!

A big focus at My Sister Knits is to find yarn that has a great background story.  We love yarn companies that we can relate to and have personalities! North Light Fibers is just such a company. They produce hand crafted artisanal yarns that are minimally processed.  This yarn is often overlooked in our shop and…

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Join Our January Never Let Me Down Knit ALong!

We have the perfect project to give yourself a much needed pick-me-up for the beginning of the new year!  Kimberly’s Never Let Me Down Cowl is our January KAL, beginning Tuesday evening January 9th and ending February 6th.  Kimberly will be in the shop during our community Knit Night on the 6th to get everyone…

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Our Most Important Knitting Tool

You may be pondering about what is your most important knitting tool.  Most of us would come up with a variety of answers.  Knitting needles?  Gauge swatches? Patterns? A handy dandy fix it tool to grab dropped stitches? All of those are important but there is one tool we all have that we tend not…

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Hannah Fettig’s Home and Away Trunk Show is Here!

Home and Away, Hannah Fettig’s collection from her book of the same title, is with us through December 21st! This collection consists of pieces with simple lines, nothing fancy!  They are wardrobe essentials meant for everyday use.  Hannah used Quince & Co’s yarn which is sourced and spun here in the U.S.  Their color palette…

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Wool and the Gang is Here!

My Sister Knits is happy to announce that we are now stocking Wool and the Gang yarns!  Coming to us from England, this yarn company focuses on do-it-yourself fashion! Crazy Sexy Wool Made with Peruvian wool, this is a Super Chunky weight ball of single ply softness!  Calling for size 15 – 50 US needles…

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Thanksgiving, 2017

“What if, today, we were thankful for everything?”  Charlie Brown   We at My Sister Knits want to wish everyone a thanks-filled Thanksgiving!  Our hearts are overflowing as we remind ourselves to be aware of both the large and small things we appreciate on a daily basis.  From good health in our families to the…

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Sizzlingly Spectacular Sample Sale by Kate Salomon!

Last week we gave you the opportunity to help survivors of the sex trafficking trade by purchasing colorful handmade Kantha quilts.  This week we’re giving you the opportunity to help the Red Cross hurricane relief by purchasing handknits at our Sample Sale! Those of you who have been long time customers of My Sister Knits…

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My Sister Knits’ Kantha Quilt Event Nov. 7th!

My Sister Knit’s Kantha (pronounced KAHN-taa) Quilt Event on Tuesday, Nov. 7th from 5 – 7pm will be a feast for your eyes!  These colorful quilts are one of a kind and make you happy when you see them! Kantha Quilts are hand made in India from recycled cotton saris.  The saris are layered and…

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Grab This Chance to Learn From the Best, Elizabeth Doherty!

Rarely do we get teachers and designers of Elizabeth Doherty’s caliber to teach in Fort Collins.   We are incredibly lucky to have the experience of learning from her the weekend of November 4th and 5th! There are three classes available; Warming Up to Linen, Tailored Pockets for Any Sweater, and Top-Down Set-In Sleeves. Just a…

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Beauteous Black Elephant Yarn has Arrived!

Our highly anticipated shipment of Black Elephant yarn has arrived!  We love the colorways of  the superwash DK and Sock weight yarns and exclaimed over each one as it was pulled out of the shipping box!   Black Elephant yarns are hand dyed in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK.  Ten years ago Petra Schwarcz moved to…

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