LYS Day April 27th, 2024

Welcome to our Local Yarn Store Day Event Page! LYS Day is Saturday, April 27th, 2024. All the details you need to navigate this amazing annual celebration are right here. We will have discounts and prize giveaways! Read on for all the details!



20% off all local and midwest yarns (the sale will extend through Sunday)


We are highlighting our local and midwest dyers all weekend long! Both Saturday, April 29th and Sunday April 30th, the following vendors will be 20% off both in store and online:


Fuzz Family by Kraeo

Movers & Makers

Naima Bond

North Bay Fiber

RMR Yarn Co

Nina Chicago 2024 (our special color from Miss Babs)


Shopping online? At checkout, use code LYSDAY2024 to get 20% off all yarns listed above! If you are shopping in store, the discount will automatically be applied. If you are interested in something that is out of stock, please let us know because we can special order some of these yarns at the special LYS discount, this weekend only.



20% off all quilting cottons (the sale will extend through Sunday)

Sure, it's Local YARN Store Day, but we also sell fabric and don't want to leave out the sewists! All Quilting Cottons will also be 20% off all weekend both in store and online. Use code LYSDAY2024 when you are checking out!



free patterns with purchase (Saturday only)

Buy the yarn and get the pattern free on Ravelry! This year, TWO of our vendors are offering free patterns with the purchase of their yarn. If you are shopping in store, you'll receive a discount card with a code, and if you are shopping online, we will email you your code. Codes expire Monday, April 29th, so be sure to use it right away.
Blue Sky Fibers is offering a free pattern of your choosing with any Blue Sky Fibers purchase. Their code will work both on Ravelry and the Blue Sky Fibers website. The code needs to be redeemed by April 29th. Check out our Blue Sky Fibers selection and head over to their website to see many project ideas.
Malabrigo is offering two free patterns shown below with purchase. Purchase three skeins of Rasta to make River or three skeins of Rios to make the Arrow Cowl and get your pattern free! The discount code expires Monday, April 29th. Please tag Malabrigo Yarn and use #MalabrigoLYSDay on social media to share your yarn and project!
River uses 3 skeins of Malabrigo Rasta
Arrow Cowl uses 3 skeins of Malabrigo Rios

prize giveaways (Saturday only)

This year we have SO MANY GREAT prizes from some of our generous vendors! Scroll down to see how you can enter to win:

GRAND PRIZE!!! - a $200 value

Generously donated by Blue Sky Fibers & Cocoknits, our grand prize this year is HUGE! From Blue Sky is a Divisadero Tee Kit, which includes 14 skeins of their new Cotton Sport and the pattern! Add in a Project Wallet, Kraft Bin, and Stitch Stoppers from Cocoknits and you have the ultimate prize for any yarn enthusiast. All customers who make any purchase online or in store are automatically entered to win!
In store, we have our fishbowl prizes! How do the fishbowls work? For every $25 you spend in store, you'll get a raffle ticket. Each prize has a corresponding fishbowl, and you can drop your ticket(s) into the fishbowl(s) for the prize(s) you want.

Fishbowl Prize #1 - Generously Donated by Cocoknits

This prize includes a large Kraft Bin, a Project Wallet, and a package of Large Stitch Stoppers. Four of these available!

Fishbowl Prize #2 - Generously Donated by Cloud9 Fabrics

This prize includes a fabric package of Fatties, Biggies, & a Skinnies Roll. Three of these available!

Fishbowl Prize #3 - Generously Donated by Checker Distributors

This prize includes a ToolTron Sewing Machine Cleaning Brush, Olfa Ergonomic Rotary Cutter, & ToolTron Applique Embroidery Scissors. 

Fishbowl Prize #4 - Generously Donated by Moda Fabrics

This prize includes the book 100 Whimsical Applique Designs, five sets of Layer Cake Squares, one Charm Pack, one Jelly Roll and a Moda Ruler.

We just want to say THANK YOU to all of you, not only for your support on LYS Day, but your continued support. We are a small business and our entire team is grateful for you!