Category: Yarns

Cowls inspired by Claire and Scottish Highlands

So some of us have have been making cowls inspired by the Scottish Highlands. here’s a free pattern from Kristen Brooks called Sassenach It works beautifully with Chunky or Bulky yarns held doubled such as Swagger and Fuego (26.50 each) or single held Mega…

New Colours of Berroco Folio

The latest shipment of Folio arrived and they’re even prettier in person! The lustrous yarn is soft yet sturdy, feels like cashmere but is a mighty workhorse thanks to the alpaca/viscose blend. Come fall in love with this new yarn, available at both stores…

New! Berroco Abode and Cosma now on shelves

We have gorgeous new colours of the soft, thick-and-thin Abode and beautifully fine Cosma on the shelves at both stores. Come and feel them in person!

Peerie Flooers Hat Class

We’re very excited to have been given permission by Kate Davies to use her Peerie Flooers design in our fair-isle/stranded knitting hat class. Class will run for 3 consecutive Saturdays (November 23rd and 30th, December 7th) at the Gastown location, starting at 9:30am (1st…

Zealana Air – New patterns and colours

The beautiful Zealana Air pattern book has arrived in store, along with new colours of this ultra soft, durable, and pill-resistant yarn that is lighter and warmer than 100% cashmere. AIR features 40% of down from the brushtail possum fiber, combined with 40% cashmere…

Sweater Knit Along

Hey Knitters? Does anyone want to do a sweater knit along? Three of us are doing the Stonecutters Cardigan. Does anyone want to do a knitalong? Let me know soon if you are interested so I can order more yarn in the Blackstone tweed…

Beware Guard Cat and Table of Yarn