May, 2014




 Victoria Harbour Floating Boat Show Photo.  A sure sign that May is in full swing in Victoria.  The boat show was held this year May 1-4 at the Inner Harbour.




For your knitting appetite make sure you pick up the Debbie Bliss Spring/Summer 2014 edition of her magazine.  Full of wonderful kids designs as well as some gorgeous home decor to stitch with cotton yarns.


Cable and Lace Cardigan


Chair Throw


Striped Throw


Laundry Bag



Sally Muir and Joanna Osborne have a new book.  Along with the Knit Your Own Dog, and Knit Your Own Cat books, comes Knit Your Own Zoo. This book is full of wonderful patterns to create your own exotic pet, or an entire stuffed menagerie! Here is a look at a few of the animals:




Armadillo


Koala


Lion


Zebra and Tiger



New Crazy for Crewel Kits in store now, here is a peak at the latest, "Feather Your Nest", available 2nd week in May!



All kits include pre-printed fabric, crewel wool, needles, and instructions.





New embroidery books are in store now.  Take needle to hand and stitch up a fun motif to embellish any garment.  Books include many ideas, instruction, and inspiration.



 

Lily on guard for squirrels!





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To April, 2014