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cornbread & honey sample gallery

Posted on: May 23rd, 2020 by nina chicago
Check out these samples from our Cornbread & Honey virtual trunk show! First we have Bobble Cowl by Joji Locatelli. This cowl just takes one skein of either fingering weight base.   Also by Joji is the Jodi Shawl. Pick out t ... Read Full Article

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

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

finished project gallery

Posted on: November 11th, 2019 by nina chicago
Time for a gallery of what everyone has been making! Customers have brought in some beautiful FOs and we also have a few of our own. Maura used a cotton animal print from Liberty to make this Wiksten Shift Top.   Jennifer used t ... 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

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

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

spotlight on blue sky fibers

Posted on: September 9th, 2018 by nina chicago
We are loving the line-up of yarns and patterns Blue Sky Fibers is offering for the upcoming season! One of their newest yarns, Eco-Cashmere, is an incredibly soft blend of recycled and virgin cashmere made in Italy. Some of our favorite pa ... Read Full Article


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