My Sister Knits’ Holiday Wish for You

Chances are you are busy with the myriad activities that this time of year brings.  And chances are you might be wondering how your holiday celebrations are going to come together with everything that needs to be done.  We hope that you can pause for a moment and consider our wish for you. Our wish…

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Last Minute Gifts at My Sister Knits!

Christmas is getting closer and My Sister Knits has some last minute gift ideas for you! We hope these will complete your holiday shopping.  They could be for someone special or perhaps tucked under the tree as a festive treat for you! Six and Seven Fiber This lovely yarn comes to us from Rachel Lundstrom…

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A Thanksgiving Wish

Thanksgiving The year has turned its circle, The seasons come and go. The harvest is all gathered in And chilly north winds blow. Orchards have shared their treasures, The fields, their yellow grain. So open wide the doorway- Thanksgiving comes again!   All of us at My Sister Knits wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving and…

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New at My Sister Knits: Shibui Knits Colors and Love+Leche Bars

Shibui Knits’ Two New Colorways My Sister Knits has the eagerly awaited sumptuous new Shibui Knits colorways!  Shibui Knits yarns and patterns are known for their elegance and classic sophistication.  Their yarns are unique in the way they are designed to be used singly or together, creating custom fabrics. One of the new Shibui Knits…

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Ravelry: How to Create an Account

Ravelry is an essential tool for knitters!  When customers ask us “what is Ravelry?”, it’s hard to describe in a few words.  Basically it’s a website for knitters and crocheters that fulfills all of our needs! It’s where we go to look up patterns, find patterns for yarn that we have, see what others have…

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Mewesic Trunk Show from Green Mountain Spinnery

My Sister Knits is pleased to announce our latest trunk show!  This one features garments made from a specific yarn, Mewesic, from Green Mountain Spinnery in Vermont. Mewesic is a ‘dyed in the fleece’ fiber.  Fleeces are dyed in bright, sometimes neon, colors.  Multiple colors are processed together to create Mewesic’s tweedy colorways.  First, loose…

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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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Upcoming Classes

Resolve to learn something new in 2018! We have so many interesting class offerings coming up, and we are so excited to share them with you.  Starting with learning to knit all the way to colorwork and lace, we have something for everyone on our January class schedule.  Robin is teaching her wonderful Learn to…

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Make a Gift Day on Friday, December 1st!

Sunday, December 3rd is National Make a Gift Day!  Those of us who love working with yarn most often love making things for others. It’s heartwarming to think of the recipient as we create, pouring love into each stitch.   My Sister Knits is celebrating Make a Gift Day on Friday, Dec. 1st from 10am…

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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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