Posts made in December, 2009

Sale of the Week

Elsebeth Lavold’s Silky Wool is a perennial favorite. It can be worn nearly year-round in Seattle. A combination of wool, silk and nylon in a light DK-weight, Silky Wool has lovely drape, tweediness and shows of cables beautifully. Silky Wool is 15% through January 3.

Posted on Dec 28, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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Sale of the Week

Elsebeth Lavold’s Silky Wool is a perennial favorite. It can be worn nearly year-round in Seattle. A combination of wool, silk and nylon in a light DK-weight, Silky Wool has lovely drape, tweediness and shows of cables beautifully. Silky Wool is 15% through January 3.

Posted on Dec 28, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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Holiday Hours

Just a reminder of changes to our normal hours during the holidays.We will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 24 and be closed all day on December 25. We will reopen on December 26 with our normal hours (10-6). We will also close early on December 31 at 6 p.m. and be closed all day on January 1. Happy holidays to you all!

Posted on Dec 23, 2009 in Holidays | Comments Off on Holiday Hours

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Holiday Hours

Just a reminder of changes to our normal hours during the holidays.We will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 24 and be closed all day on December 25. We will reopen on December 26 with our normal hours (10-6). We will also close early on December 31 at 6 p.m. and be closed all day on January 1. Happy holidays to you all!

Posted on Dec 23, 2009 in Holidays | Comments Off on Holiday Hours

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Sale of the Week

With all the vibrant color of its worsted-weight counterpart, Noro Kureyon Sock is an exciting knitting experience. The subtle texture and exquisite color combinations make this sock weight blend of wool and nylon a knitting adventure. Each skein is 460 which is ample for tall socks and small shawls. It also works up beautifully in crochet. Kureyon Sock is 15% through December 27.

Posted on Dec 21, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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Sale of the Week

With all the vibrant color of its worsted-weight counterpart, Noro Kureyon Sock is an exciting knitting experience. The subtle texture and exquisite color combinations make this sock weight blend of wool and nylon a knitting adventure. Each skein is 460 which is ample for tall socks and small shawls. It also works up beautifully in crochet. Kureyon Sock is 15% through December 27.

Posted on Dec 21, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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EZ’s Green Sweater and ABCSJ

We just got a shipment of the Green Sweater pattern, recently featured in Twist Collective. You can read about the discovery of this long-lost design by Elizabeth Zimmermann here and read about its recreation here. We also got in the ABCSJ pattern. Elizabeth Zimmermann’s timeless Baby Surprise Jacket (BSJ) has been upsized and expanded. It now comes in adult (A) and child (C) sizes. The pattern booklet features more fleshed out instructions than Elizabeth’s original “pithy” rendition. It also features color illustrations that outline the pattern construction. We are offering a class on the BSJ this...

Posted on Dec 17, 2009 in Patterns | Comments Off on EZ’s Green Sweater and ABCSJ

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EZ’s Green Sweater and ABCSJ

We just got a shipment of the Green Sweater pattern, recently featured in Twist Collective. You can read about the discovery of this long-lost design by Elizabeth Zimmermann here and read about its recreation here. We also got in the ABCSJ pattern. Elizabeth Zimmermann’s timeless Baby Surprise Jacket (BSJ) has been upsized and expanded. It now comes in adult (A) and child (C) sizes. The pattern booklet features more fleshed out instructions than Elizabeth’s original “pithy” rendition. It also features color illustrations that outline the pattern construction. We are offering a class on the BSJ this...

Posted on Dec 17, 2009 in Patterns | Comments Off on EZ’s Green Sweater and ABCSJ

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Sale of the Week

Spud & Chloë made a huge splash this summer. Their line features luxurious yarns in fresh and fun colors. Made of superwash 80% wool/20% silk, Fine is a sock-weight yarn, ideal for Fair Isle and detailed work—and of course, some pretty fancy footwork. Fine comes in a great mod color palette. Each 65 gram skein is 248 yds. Fine is 15% off through December 20.

Posted on Dec 14, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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Sale of the Week

Spud & Chloë made a huge splash this summer. Their line features luxurious yarns in fresh and fun colors. Made of superwash 80% wool/20% silk, Fine is a sock-weight yarn, ideal for Fair Isle and detailed work—and of course, some pretty fancy footwork. Fine comes in a great mod color palette. Each 65 gram skein is 248 yds. Fine is 15% off through December 20.

Posted on Dec 14, 2009 in Weekly Sale | Comments Off on Sale of the Week

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