In these very anxiety provoking moments in time, I think we knitters and crocheters have one of the best keys to keeping sane and calm. Politics on the radio….I know what will cure that! This cashmere sweater I’ve been working on! Politics on the tv….maybe that silk shawl will help! I’ve been sort of … More Casting and wishlists and parking, oh my!
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 Pre-order your Knitter’s Crackers now!!!
Check out our new, gorgeous cowl kit!! A must-have for those chilly days that are sneaking up on us!
Poosh is our new hand-dyed yarn that is a total dream! It’s unusual construction allows for it be knit at many, many gauges without becoming too dense or too drapey and limits shedding and pilling. You can see all of our regular, full skeins of Poosh by clicking the link, but Poosh Packs are special! They … More Poosh Packs are ready to go!!!
PRIZE TIME!! 🙂 Read this whole post…ok? Because first! I want to thank you all again for visiting during the GBYC! I really can’t wait to see you all again soon because you were just the best bunch of yarn-ers out there! 🙂 Next, our finalists for the Name the New Island Yarn Color will … More Winners, winners all around!!
We’re excited to welcome you all to our gorgeous new space in beautiful, friendly Maynard! We will have been open for a few weeks by the time of the crawl, but it is just in time to be GRAND! With that in mind, we’ll have loads of prizes and surprises, but here are … More Come celebrate our GRAND RE-OPENING during the GBYC, Sept 15-18!
This might be a long gushing post, so if you are a “cut to the chase type” click here to see what I’m talking about! So, we got some yarn this week. It wasn’t just any yarn, it wasn’t even just really nice yarn. It is AMAZING, SMOOSHALICIOUS, DIED AND GONE TO HEAVEN yarn. Meet … More LaLaLaLa Lhasa!!!