-More Last Minute Knitted Gifts
-Celebrity Slouchy Beanies for the Family
-The Knitters Book of Socks
-Whimsical Little Knits
-Whimsical Little Knits 2
-Yarn Harlot; All Wound Up
-Knitting Scarves from Around the World
-200 Fair Isle Stitches
-55 Christmas Balls to Knit
WOW-that’s a lot!!!
Have a great night!
REMEMBER THAT WE WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW (Friday) FROM 11-6, then we will be CLOSED UNTIL THE 26th.
Happy Holidays, Susan
Her is one of my last minute gift ideas! I used Brownsheep lanaloft chunky -1 skein on size 15 needles. It took me around 2 hours. We have some great colors in this yarn -red, turquoise, purple, grey, black.
The pattern is available at the shop.
Don’t forget our after Christmas sale starts on the 26!!
Hours for the sale are
26th- 10-6, 27th- 10-7, 28th- 10-6, 29th 10-7, 30th 10-6, 31st 10-1pm.
All instock yarns will be 30-50% off! We will also have daily Blow Out Specials. Check out the blog for this information.
We should have more Lavishea lotion tomorrow!! I will send out a note about colors that come in to the shop!
We just got in more tins –
You need to get fast. It is speeding out the door!
Check out the hat I knit at the movies (New Years Eve). It is based on a hat we saw on the bus trip to Chicago. It is knit with
1sk. of Ultra! Alpaca and 1 ball of sequins! I knit it in 1night!!!
Also show are the REALLY EASY HAND MITTS knit out of Polaris from Universal Yarns -2 balls!!
It is like Christmas around here ever day!
Today we got in :
Artyarns Shawl for All Seasons. The cost is $68.00 per kit. There are 5 colorways.
-Universal Yarns Polaris in colors. Cost is $9.00 a ball. It knits at 5 sts to the inch. Yardage is 191.
-Universal Yarns Tundra Metallic in greens or blues.
-Universal Yarns. Sequins in 4 colors. Cost is $10.00 for 200 yds.
Here is Susannie’s gnome hat redone as Mrs. Claus using the Marina from Universal Yarns.
Have a great day!!
Not to scare you but– Here are some new Items, just in time for the Holidays!!
Lavishea lotion pats are back in stock, but going quickly! They are bars of lotion which work wonderfully for knitters. They are not greasy at all.. They come in around 10 flavors, the newest being Orange and Winter Berry. They all smell wonderful. The cost is $8.80 a tin. They make great stocking stuffers and gifts for your knitting buddies!
Also, check out our new Stocking Stuffers Area. It is right by the door, so you can’t forget those ever important items! Check out the Sock Monkey measuring tape! It just came in last night and will not last long!
Also, we just got in some really neat project bags from Lantern Moon.
You have to excuse my typing- I am writing this on Elaine’s bus to chicago. We left at a little after 7 this morning and I am already making progress on one of my 4 projects!
How do you like Julie’s wrap? She made it with Berroco Flicker-one of our most popular yarns this season! It is an alpaca wool blend with a hint of metallic. The project takes 7 skeins and we are writing the pattern for aran weight and bulky as well! I have started working is in Berroco Blackstone Tweed Metallic. It has a slit to thread through one end so it will not fall off.
New is the shop– Messanger Bags from Nameste. These bags are great for your knitting, laptop, i-pad, or whatever. We have all colors in stock!
Don’t forget we have the no knitting felt slippper class this sat! There is still room in the class. Call the shop to sign up.
Look at Debbie’s version of my entrelac scarf. The photo does not do it justice! We still have a few kits, but you can easily make up your own color and yarncombinations for this project.
New Puff Daddy! Maybe we should call it the Puff Baby! This is ann’s version to go with her chair. Adorable!!! She knit is our of Thaki Montana. She is also going to do a summer version in the Tahki Mia hand dyed. Photos of this one to follow!
Don’t forget about our Mass Ave Gift Cards. They can be purchased in any amount!
Okay we are almost to Chi Town so I have to go shop!
Have a great day- susan
Look at this new Ruffle yarn(?) from Berroco! It is called Lacey and works up in an evening!! The colors are great for this season. The price is $18. a skein.
Also new is the Heritage 150 from Cascade yarns. Colors are shone. It knits at 6 sts to the inch. The yardage is 490 for $26.00 a skein. I want to work it in the Baby Brioche pattern!! I will keep you posted .
There are still some seats on the Shopping Bus to Chicago. Call the shop if you want to go with us!
You can still bring in your Super Bowl Scarves! !! They are picking them up Thursday or Friday.
Don’t forget to let your Santas know about our gift cards and wish list. If you haven’t filled out you holiday wish list, come in and get the form to list what you would like for the holidays. Then your Santas can come in the shop and purchase off your list EVERYBODY WINS!!
Have a great week -susan
CHECK OUT OUR DOOR BUSTER’
*Mission Falls 1824 Cotton -$3.00 a ball
All Mission Falls Books- 50% off
HAVE A GREAT DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING DAY!!!