So, the past 6 weeks or so, we’ve been working on hats for the Emerson Hospital Infusion Center. I thought a good goal might be 100 hats. But yuh know what – you guys are AMAZING!! Because, we collected 165 hats!!! Look at them all! I’m just totally blown over by my lovely knitters talent, … More Holy Hats!
When I was a wee one, I liked winter. So much so that I would stay outside, playing in the snow until I was near freezing. I could stay out so very long until the one inevitable moment, when the ice crusted around the cuff of my coat would nudge around enough to squeeze into … More Island of Color Sign-ups open!
We’ve got special, extended hours this weekend! Thursday 10am – 8pm Friday 10am – 6pm Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday 11am – 4pm Passports are on sale for $5 or for 3 non-perishable food goods for the Acton Food Pantry!Our newest color of hand-dye, Walden Sunset, will be available just in time for the crawl! … More Yarn Crawl starts today! October 11-14!!
100 days ~ 10 rows CHALLENGE!! You might not have noticed yet, but as of Sunday 9/16 – there’s 100 days until Christmas – which means a much different thing to us crafters than it does to the muggles. We’ve decided to do a 10-row/day challenge for the next 100 days in hopes that all … More 100 days ~ 10 rows CHALLENGE!!
We’re having a Nakia KAL!! Though you may join anytime, we are going to have a drawing on June 15, 2018 and in order to be eligible for the drawing, please make sure you follow the following rules! First! The prize – we’re going to have a brand new DVD of Black Panther to send to … More Nakia Infinity Scarf/Black Panther KAL!
As promised, our Knitter’s Crackers are in store now! If you have special ordered, you can come grab your order today and if you still haven’t – come early. I’m not sure how long they’ll last! We like to keep things pretty low key for this post-Thanksgiving weekend, so we’ve got a few treats to keep your … More It is Small Business Saturday!!!
Have you popped open a cracker on Christmas and wished that your shoe-horn was a stitch marker? Or a cute little mini-knitting kit to make a fun itty bitty knit? (I believe I am not alone in these desires!) This year, we at Island Yarn, have made hand-made crackers JUST for you knitters! Filled with fun … More Whoopeee! Knitter’s Crackers are back! PRE-ORDER now!