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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Meet Julie Asselin’s Nurtured Yarn

We are carefully curating a collection of more traditional woolen spun yarns in the shop and we’d like to introduce you to hand-dyer and yarn maker Julie Asselin’s Nurtured, a woolen spun yarn whose colors are created in Julie’s dye studio. Woolen spun yarns are light and airy, resulting in a light weight, warm finished project….

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Good-hearted Knitters and Crocheters Needed!

My Sister Knits is reaching out to good-hearted knitters and crocheters!  We know you will jump at the chance to make a huge difference in someone’s life.  There is an immediate need in Northern Colorado for  Knitted Knockers ; soft, comfortable knit or crocheted prosthetics for breast cancer survivors. Recently, Style magazine, the Coloradoan, and the UC…

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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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An Awe-Inspiring Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show!

Right now, at My Sister Knits, is a trunk show that needs to be seen to be believed!  We have a collection of Brooklyn Tweed sweaters, using Quarry, Shelter, and Loft, that are designed with a ‘his’ and ‘hers’ version. Created by well known designers, these sweaters each have details that set them apart from the…

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Super Duper Fun Yarn!

We have discovered a happy, fun, one-of-a-kind yarn!  It’s Bulky weight Cast Away by Knit Collage; our present obsession is making Rosalita hats.  In addition, we have a wonderful time agonizing over which Wabarna pom pom to choose!   The colors and the unusual texture are what first draw you to pick it up.  Upon closer…

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Shibui Linen Sale

Our recent warm sunny weather and the purple crocuses popping up in the garden have us thinking of the bright colors of spring.  We are eager to cast on some colorful projects in anticipation of the end of winter!  Spring and summer knitting brings thoughts of light weight yarn options. Lovely linen is an excellent…

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Life in the Long Grass – Now Available at My Sister Knits!

Say hello to the beauty that is Life in the Long Grass. Life in the Long Grass yarns are beautifully hand dyed in Ireland using environmentally friendly methods and recycled paper labels. Life in the Long Grass is perfect for knitting or crocheting shawl patterns, sock knits and other gorgeous gifts.  Their name represents the natural…

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