Get to know Robin

Robin is in the top row on the left! We are lucky to have many fantastic teachers at My Sister Knits, and this month we are featuring Robin, our Learn to Knit Teacher! Robin has been knitting with us, baking for us and teaching us how to knit for years. Get to know her a…

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Elizabeth Doherty is Teaching at My Sister Knits!

Elizabeth Doherty is coming to teach at My Sister Knits!  We are not only thrilled but honored to have her! Elizabeth’s designs have been published by Quince & Company, Brooklyn Tweed, and Twist Collective.  Her book, Top down: reimagining set-in sleeve design, has become a go-to reference on knitters’ bookshelves.  To have a teacher of Elizabeth’s…

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Take our See You at Rhinebeck Cowl Colorwork Class!

The third weekend in October finds knitters flocking to The New York Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, New York.  ‘Rhinebeck’, as it is fondly called, can be described as Knitters’ Mecca! There is a vast assortment of animals, fiber, items made with fiber, so many yarns, designers, meet-ups with knitters from all over the…

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Join us for Fearless Knitting!

Do you have a project you dearly want to create but something is holding you back?  One that you’ve had your eye on for ages but perhaps there’s a certain skill required that you need to learn or brush up on?  We have just the solution! Maybe you’ve been eyeing one of our shop samples, pondering…

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Learn a New Skill – Crochet with Shannon Player-Timmons

Calling everyone who has ever wanted to learn to crochet!  We have a marvelous new teacher, Shannon Player-Timmons, to teach us! Shannon is a talented yarn dyer, owner of Yarn Baby yarns, and an accomplished crocheter.  We are tickled pink that she’s come into our midst! Shannon will teach basic crochet skills such as chaining (ch),…

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Lucky Us! Ann Budd is Coming!

Some knitters choose classes and workshops based on the techniques offered.  Others choose by the teacher.  No matter your preferred way of choosing, our Ann Budd classes on March 25th will be both a treat and an opportunity to learn more than you expect! Ann’s father took the family to Switzerland for a year when she…

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Andrea Mowry Workshops

© Andrea Mowry We are excited to be welcoming Andrea Mowry to My Sister Knits in the coming year to teach two brioche workshops. Andrea Mowry is a pattern designer known for her incredible shawls and brioche work. She has designed patterns for her own collections as well as various fantastic companies such as Knit…

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Theodora’s Pearls Pop-Up Shop and Classes!

We have a special event indeed coming up for two days:  Friday, December 2nd Saturday, December 3rd! Jennifer Miller, an indie dyer from Longmont, CO who owns Theodora’s Pearls, will have a pop-up shop and will be teaching both days. In the way of yarn, Jennifer offers us luxury hand-dyed yarn in fiberways that include bamboo,…

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Sandy’s Coming, Sandy’s Coming!

We dearly love it when Sandy Barnes from Shibui Knits has a chance to visit us!  We always take advantage of her extensive knowledge and enjoy her fun personality. This time she’s going to teach which is even better!  Our gift to you this holiday season is her Sequences class. Sequences is a bold, striking…

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Say Hello to Jeffrey!

We are in for a rare treat this week!  Some of you may have been to The Yarn Guys’ booth at Interweave’s Yarn Fest.  The booth is chock-a-block full of amazing Norwegian knits as they are the US distributors of Norway’s Rauma yarns.  This yarn is sticky which is perfection for colorwork projects! We carry their…

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