Knit Along with Us!

My Sister Knits is having an online Knit Along (KAL)!  Check out the KAL thread in our Ravelry Group and join in as we make Laura Aylor’s Milky Way shawl.  You’ll see progress photos, make friends, get your questions answered, and generally have a lot of fun! This textured shawl is knit sideways in garter stitch, using slipped stitches…

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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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My Sister Knits at Interweave Yarn Fest!

  The Interweave Yarn Fest is fast approaching!  With it right in our backyard, at the Embassy Suites in Loveland, those of us who live in northern Colorado have the perfect opportunity to take full advantage of it right from our own homes!    Marketplace hours are 10 – 6 Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. My Sister…

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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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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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Chic Pre-Holiday Jewelry Show This Saturday!

My Sister Knits is delighted to offer a chic pre-holiday event this Saturday, November 12th, from 10am until 1pm. You will have the unusual opportunity to see and buy lovely jewelry created by long time Fort Collins resident Val Mauksch. Val has been designing and making eclectic jewelry for 10 years and participates in local markets,…

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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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Today’s the Day!

Today is an exciting day for Woolfolk and My Sister Knits; it’s the launch of their newest family member, Tov! Tov is aran weight with an unusual construction; it’s a 12 ply cabled yarn.  Six sets of two plies are twisted in one direction.  Then  those six strands are twisted together in the opposite direction creating a…

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Have You Discovered Woolfolk?

Woolfolk is welcoming a new addition to their family of yarns!  Join us as we celebrate on Thursday, October 6th from 1pm until 5pm! Woolfolk, named after owner Kristin Ford’s Danish grandmother, is known for its yarns that are soft as down.  Kristin found sheep in Patagonia with wool that feels like cashmere!  This wool…

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