http://islandyarncompany.bigcartel.com/ I used to think I wasn’t that picky about needles. Metal, bamboo, plastic….whatever. As long as I had needles, I was happy. And I still maintain that crappy needles are better than no needles at all, but I seem to getting more and more attached to certain needles. I’m here to gush about Chiaogoo… More NEW needles!! And check out ALL that Rivulet that I added!!
Kits for this hat available here:http://islandyarncompany.bigcartel.com/pro…/daisy-detour-kit A couple of weeks ago, I was working steadily along on a bunch of things when my brain decided to take a little detour down a daisy lined path. I’m sure you guys understand this, right? I really was totally happy with what I was knitting, and yet…the hat… More Daisy Detour
Nothing says it is time for the Greater Boston Yarn Crawl like waking up to a brisk 57 degrees blowing in the the window! First off, we have special hours for the crawl. We’ll be open: Thursday, 9/17 – 10-8 Friday, 9/18 – 10-5 Saturday, 9/19 – 10-5 Sunday, 9/20 – 12-5 We have lots… More Yarn Crawl kicks off this Thursday!!
ORDER your Noro Rainbow Roll today! http://islandyarncompany.bigcartel.com/…/noro-rainbow-roll-… It will arrive with the code for this adorable hat, cowl and mitts set….which takes just ONE Rainbow Roll per set!! Read the whole listing for all the details! (And the FREESHIPPING code is still good for orders $75+)
Fading strands is an older pattern of mine. It’s actually a wonderful project for learning to do stranded knitting because there are no charts, and there are stripey breaks from training your hands to strand. When it came out, my girl was just 11 years old and looked like this: Today, this pattern is improved… More Nostalgia and Clouds
Got your attention there, didn’t I? ;) First off, after too much over thinking and asking everyone under the sun, I have decided that we will be open regular hours, 12-5, both July 3rd and 4th. It is much easier to decide these things when holidays fall on Monday…as they should! Second, (scroll to the… More Holiday Hours and the Great Yarn Fiasco of 2015
Before the summer solstice actually happens, we’re going to start our, eh-hem, SPRING(/SUMMER) KAL! This Thursday we’ll be starting the Shades Shawl KAL. There are two options for this one….if you missed our Color Affection KAL a few years back and have been hankering to make one (or another one) or if Hoxley has been… More Color Affection/Hoxley KAL starts Thursday, June 18th!