Meet the Samples: Shaelyn

As many of you know, we’ve recently started stocking the wildly popular Madelinetosh yarn here at Stash! Amy at Madelinetosh is known for her incredible colorways and fantastic base yarns. Pashmina is one of our favorites and our newest sample, Shaelyn, takes just one skein! Shaelyn by Leila Raabe is a triangular shawlette knit from… Keep Reading

Savannah Knits

We all jumped on this yarn as soon as it arrived.  Sonia cast on a Scheffelin Point Shawl for a shop sample. Hannah started plotting color combos for Roma from the Kelbourne Woolens Summer Sweaters collection. And Liz cast on for her own Custom Fit tee in this lovely shade of warm marigold yellow.  Before… Keep Reading

Mini Mania!

Mini skeins are popping up everywhere. They’re small, adorable and fun to collect by the handful. But, what exactly does one do with all those mini skeins?! Have no fear, knitters, we have some great ideas for you. STRIPES Inspired by Knitted Wit’s Lorajean Kelly, Stash Enhancer Liz used Knitted Wit Gumballs (45 yards of fingering weight)… Keep Reading
Baby Hats for AGH

Kicking off a Month Charity Stitching

June’s Call the Midwife Stitch Night is going to kick off a month of charity knitting & crocheting here at Stash! We’ll be collecting newborn and preemie sized hats at the shop to be donated to Albany General Hospital until next month’s Stitch Night on July 17th. We’ve compiled a list (Ravelry link) of free newborn and preemie… Keep Reading

Designer Spotlight: Veera Välimäki

  Every so often a designer comes along who makes my knitterly heart sing.  There’s something about their aesthetic or particular shade of creative genius that speaks to me, and I want to knit virtually anything they come up with.  Veera Välimäki is certainly one of those designers. I’ve knit a few of her patterns… Keep Reading