When knitting attacks

AAAAGGGHH! Second time I ran out of yarn binding off my Technicolor Cowl! 
  

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Jilly with Silk!

Dream in Color Yarn gave us Jilly, then Jilly with Cashmere, now Jilly with Silk. These colorways are limited edition, and they are full of speckly fun.  
ALSO: Grocery Outlet in Ellensburg had four sets of interlocking foam floor mats as of this morning–looked like 4 2’x2′ squares for $10. I love that big size for blocking, but they are generally sold as floor cushioning and aren’t available through my supply chain. They were up front between checkout #1 and the houseplants!

  

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Primer in Lace Cowl

Pattern repeats for the Primer in Lace Cowl add techniques gradually. There’s room in the class if you’d like to learn more about making holes in your knitting on purpose! We’ll cover using charts, “reading” your knitting, using markers, and lifelines. Wednesdays, January 6th & 13th, 5-7 pm, $20 + materials. 
  

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Holiday hours, part II

Thank you for a wonderful year! Today (New Year’s Eve)(and tomorrow, New Year’s Day) Yarn Folk will be open until 5 pm. Tomorrow, join us for the informal “Start As You Wish to Continue” KAL/CAL from 12-5–bring or start a project that represents something you’d like your stitching to embody in 2016. Whether it’s finishing something that has languished, beginning something exciting and new, or trying a new technique, January 1st is a time for stitching with intention! 

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*H*O*L*I*D*A*Y* *H*O*U*R*S*

December 24th 10am – 3:30pm
December 25th Closed
December 26th 10am – 5pm (regular hours)

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Choose Your Own Adventure

Tuck a gift certificate into a sheep-y holiday card and let your knitter or crocheter pick just what they want.

giftcert

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Accessorize

Pick a skein of hand-dyed sock yarn, and an inspiring book to go with it!

sockyarn+book

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Sheepy mugs

Sheep themed mugs make a sweet treat for a fiber friend!

sheepmugs

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Every 4th Row, and AT THE SAME TIME…

The Sirka Counter and Bento Box case are perfect for projects where you need to keep track of more than one thing at a time. Curious? Take a look at the Grellow and Gray tutorials here.

Sirka

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Crafty Kids!

Kids can learn to knit with needles, but many also enjoy working with knitting looms. Add a couple of skeins of brightly colored JelliBeenz yarn, and introduce them to a new craft!

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