Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Anniversary sale

Remember, we are closed on Thursday December 25, but will re-open on Friday December 26, 11am - 6pm, Saturday December 27, 10am-5pm & Sunday December 28, noon-4pm.
Good wishes for a happy holiday season!

Time for our annual register roulette sale (pick your discount at the register), in celebration of our anniversary. Sale runs through Sunday December 28.

New arrivals

Jil Eaton minnow merino - a machine washable merino, 4.5 stitches per inch, beautiful bright colors, good for kids garments

Tahki Montana - eco friendly wool, 2.5 stitches per inch, good for bulky weight winter garments

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Welcome to "the knitting store" blog!

Our blog will be a way to inform customers and prospective customers about new arrivals and current projects at "the knitting store".

Knitters and crocheters of all experience levels are welcome.

For those of you who haven't yet visited us at the store - "the knitting store" offers unique yarns, a diverse pattern selection, knit/crochet-ins, knit-alongs, classes, private lessons, and in-store unadvertised specials regularly.

Though most of our fall and winter inventory has been in, we still have a few outstanding goodies that we are anxiously awaiting. Most recently some treats from Classic Elite and Nashua have arrived, including:

Classic Elite

  • Pattern booklet---Alpaca Stories & Autumn – both booklets have very wearable garments

  • Miracle – alpaca and tencel, 5.25 stitches per inch – terrific for accessories

  • Inca Marl – 100% alpaca, 5 stitches per inch – wonderful for accessories (hand warmers) and garments

  • Duchess – merino, viscose, cashmere, nylon & angora, 3.5 stitches per inch – beautiful for hats, scarves and garments


  • Pattern booket---Quarry – wearable garments using granite and wooly stripes

  • Wooly Stripes-wool, 4-4.5 stitches per inch – great for felting

  • Granite – wool, acrylic, 3.75-4 stitches per inch – really nice for hats, scarves and garments

  • Creative Focus Superwash - superwash merino, 4.5 stitches per inch, perfect for garments that need to be machine washable

We look forward to your visit!