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rock it tee spring & summer kal

Posted on: May 21st, 2020 by nina chicago
We're so excited about the new Rock It Tee from Tanis Fiber Arts! This simple tee is size inclusive is so wearable that we think everyone should have one! There are many fiber options for this one. You can use one fiber or mix & match as s ... Read Full Article

honorary lys day sale & new release!

Posted on: April 25th, 2020 by nina chicago
LYS Day would have been today, April 25th. Just because it had to be postponed until September, that doesn't mean we can't make a big celebration of it now, too! LYS Day is about supporting your local yarn shop, but for us that also means supporting ... Read Full Article

northern bee sample gallery

Posted on: April 18th, 2020 by nina chicago
Our Northern Bee trunk show has ended, but we're keeping our sample gallery here: The Barnacle Shawl uses 1 skein each of two colors. The first sample is shown in Yak Sock and the second is shown in Sturdy Sock.   The Flatiron Sha ... Read Full Article

virtual clearance sale 50% – 75% off everything!

Posted on: April 6th, 2020 by nina chicago
Items that have sold out have been removed, thank you! We wouldn't normally use our blog to do an online clearance sale, but with the current world crisis, we've thrown some of our rules out the window! We'd really like to use this time to clea ... Read Full Article

supporting small business

Posted on: November 26th, 2019 by nina chicago
We get so much support from our community and we are honored to do the same for Small Business Saturday! This year, we are featuring five vendors who are small businesses like we are. We hope you will take a moment to get to know them here and consid ... Read Full Article

our favorite time of year!

Posted on: October 7th, 2019 by nina chicago
It's our favorite time of year because new and exciting things are being delivered nearly every day! It is so hard to contain our excitement when we find new vendors we really want to work with and see the new things our current vendors come up with. ... Read Full Article

caring for your woolens

Posted on: February 15th, 2019 by nina chicago
We're often asked at our shop how we block and care for our finished projects. We recently received shipments of wool care products from both Tuft Woolens and Twig & Horn, so we thought this would be a good opportunity to talk a little about how ... Read Full Article

bigger and better in 2019

Posted on: January 17th, 2019 by nina chicago
Hilary here! I've been trying something new this year that I wanted to share with you, hand knitting and crocheting with jumbo yarn. Last year we got in this fabulous BIG merino from Carnaby Yarn Co and I've finally gotten a chance to really play wit ... Read Full Article

we’re all about the holiday cheer!

Posted on: December 5th, 2018 by nina chicago
We love the holidays at our shop! The extra holiday lights and other decorations make it especially fun to be there, and we are gals who already really love what we do. Lately  we have been stitching up some Katrinkles ornaments. Making these is so ... Read Full Article

supporting small vendors on small business saturday

Posted on: November 19th, 2018 by nina chicago
We're so excited about highlighting some of the other small businesses we work with on Small Business Saturday! Our business is such a personal one and our relationships with our small vendors are so important to us. So for Small Business Saturday th ... Read Full Article

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