September, 2015

Classic Boat Festival this long weekend at the inner harbour
September 4 - 6

The weather is still nice, but Fall is definitely in the air! Here are a few new items to entice you into getting back to your knitting and stitching.

  Malabrigo's new 4-ply yarn, Mechito, has arrived! 100% superwash merino is gorgeous colorways.
28sts, 30r, 100gms, 385m

Here are a few great new patterns to knit up using this luscious yarn:

Eliza by Knitspot
A girly lace mitt in three sizes XS/S/L featuring a pleated hem flounce with a pane of pretty snowdrop lace extending up the back of the hand.

Spiralucious Mitt by Knitspot
A pretty, warm mitt in two sizes (S,L) featuring a lace pattern that spirals the wrist and extends up the back of the hand.

Orchid Lace Mitts by Knitspot
These featherweight mitts in two lengths are knit at a fine gauge and feature a lace cuff and thumb, with a vertical motif along the outer side.

New Classic Elite Villa has arrived.  Similar to CEY Vail, Villa comes in 8 great colors and knits up beautifully on its own or in combination with Vail.

Villa is a silky soft blend of 70% alpaca and 30% bamboo in a fingering weight.  Use for sweaters, cowls, and wraps.
6.75sts/inch, US 3 (3.25mm) needle, 50gms

Nova Painted Desert in more colorways have arrived

This supersoft 4 ply yarn is perfect for garments, accessories, and shawls.
100% superwash wool, 100gms, 400m
30sts, 36r

Here is a free Painted Desert Lace Shawl pattern:

New Handturned Wooden Shawl pins are new.  Comes in Pacific Yew, Burled Maple, and Cocobolo woods.

New Baby Yarn: Baby Natural by Naturally

4 ply, 100% New Zealand Wool
28sts, 36r, 50gms, 227m 2.75-3.25mm needle (US 1-3)

Baby Natural Blanket Pattern

Get Started on a cozy Cowl to keep you warm in the coming months, like this one "Flake" by Amy Miller

A fun fairisle design knit in Blue Sky Alpaca's Sport Weight yarn (100% baby alpaca)

We finally have more Ehrman needlepoint kits in stock.  Here are a few.  I will be updating our needlepoint section soon.

Badger by Suzanne Gyseman
10M, 15" x 15"

Owl by Suzanne Gyseman
10M, 15" x 15"

Python Pastel by Brandon Mably
10M, 10.5" x 10.5"

Fiona by Maggie Hollingworth
12M, 17" x 14"

White Dahlia by Kaffe Fassett
10M, 16" x 16"

Ease into fall and enjoy the remaining summer days!


The sun just makes me happy!

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