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Meet the Samples : Vesa

  The first rays of spring sunshine always set my mind to thoughts of warm-weather knitting.  My mind swirls with projects to cast on now that will be lightweight and easy to knit (and wear) in the heat of the summer.  This often brings me to lace. In this case, we have one large, luxurious… Keep Reading
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Classic Dolls with Modern Appeal

We recently received Susan B. Anderson’s charming collection of knittable dolls, clothes, and pets at the shop.  We were immediately smitten with the versatility and charm of these patterns. As the mama of a 5 year old daughter, I find it difficult to locate dolls that bridge the gap between baby dolls and dolls with… Keep Reading
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Long Term Travel Knitting Tips

A post by Stash Enhancer Sydney Hello lovelies! As many of you know, I will be leaving the shop for four months to temporarily live in Germany. I am so excited to excel my language skills, and get to do hands-on work for my future career in Historical Film studies, but with excitement comes packing anxiety. Do… Keep Reading
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An Interview with Veronika Jobe of Yarn on the House

Yarn on the House {YOTH} made a big splash onto the yarn scene of the PNW last fall with the debut of their sophisticated color palette and luxurious yarns.  The colors speak to the place we call home, and the fiber content (merino, cashmere, nylon, hello!) provide that bit of comfort and practicality we crave…. Keep Reading
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Kestrel by Quince & Co.

For the Love of Linen

We have all been very excited about the arrival of the new Quince & Co. organic linen yarns, Sparrow and Kestrel.  The colors are lovely, and the knitted fabric irresistible.  Plans for a knit & crochet along immediately started forming, and our Ravelry queues grew overnight. And then we realized: a lot of people are… Keep Reading
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