July/August, 2014





 Hope you had a great Canada Day, and a Happy 4th to our neighbors!


Summer is here and people are turning to finer weight yarns for their summer knitting projects.  We have some new sock yarns in store that are the perfect weight for socks, shawls, wraps and lighter weight sweaters.



These gorgeous socks, "Mince Pie Mayhem" are featured in the book "Soctopus".  This wonderful new book by well known British sock designer Alice Yu includes patterns for 17 pairs of socks to knit and show off.






Sock yarn additions to our wonderful selection of sock yarns have arrived.



Shown here is are the Austerman Step sock yarns treated with aloe vera and jojoba for extra softness. 75% wool, 25% nylon.




More colors have arrived in the "Sockittome" line. Bold new colors add to the line of this wonderful sock yarn.
75% wool, 25% nylon



Many more sock yarns and sport weight yarns for your summer knitting.



  I know the summer just started, but are you thinking about your Christmas Gift List yet?  Get a start on your gift knitting.  We have many books and patterns for small projects that you could knit by the end of the summer.





The latest in the Tea Cozies series of books is "Techno Cosies".  Great projects for all your essential gadgets!










Shawls, Wraps & Scarves by Classic Elite Yarns, a wonderful book for gorgeous accessories to knit.






Dont't forget to grab your copy of Knitsene's Special Issue, Accessories 2014.  Inside are 32 great accessories including toe up and cuff down socks, wrist warmers, and lovely cowls, shawls and scarves.





Stitchers, these Textile Heritage Kits make great gifts that are quick to stitch.  See these here
 




Enjoy the Gorgeous Weather everyone!


Lily in the garden




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To June, 2014