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Best.

Last week, IndyWeek announced their Best of the Triangle for 2017, and we are so proud to report that once again, we’ve been named Best Yarn Store! It felt amazing to win this title last year, and even more amazing to win it again. We’re looking forward to another year of bringing helpful classes, beautiful yarns, … [more]


BT Yokes Trunk Show!

Our walls are newly decorated with a Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show! Visit us by Sunday, May 28th, to see the BT Yokes collection in all its glory. BT Yokes is primarily a collection of pullover sweaters, though there are a couple of cleverly shaped cowls in the group. All of these pieces are informed by … [more]


Meet Sandy Barnes of Shibui!

One of the best things about our annual trip to market is meeting with the talented, fascinating folks behind the yarns we love. We’re not attending market this year, so we’re especially delighted to bring that experience to our very own shop with an exciting event: Sandy Barnes of Shibui is coming for a visit … [more]


Another Baa Ram Ewe Trunk Show!

Our newest Trunk Show has arrived, another gorgeous group of knits from Baa Ram Ewe! Here are four pieces from the Yorkshire Shores collection, knit with Dovestone DK. Dovestone DK is a blend of masham, wensleydale, and bluefaced leicester wools, all sourced and spun in the UK, an effort to revitalize the textile industry of Yorkshire. I … [more]


Triangle Yarn Crawl.

The Triangle Yarn Crawl is a self-guided tour of local yarn shops, where yarn-lovers get together and hop from one shop to the next, shopping, entering raffles, and seeing the full breadth of available fibers. They happen just once a year, and the time has come again: the Spring 2017 crawl is coming up this weekend on April 22nd … [more]


Luma Collection Trunk Show!

Delighted to report that our Fibre Company Trunk Show arrived a little early – come by the shop to see the Luma Collection! The Luma Collection is comprised of four lightweight garments knit with the Fibre Company’s newest yarn, Luma. Luma is a smooth DK weight blend of 50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% … [more]


Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show!

We are delighted to announce that our first-ever Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show has arrived! From now until March 19th, 2017, we’ll have eight garments from the Brooklyn Tweed archives on display, and we’re offering BT yarns at a 10% discount. As soon as we became a Brooklyn Tweed stockist in January, we began planning a … [more]


What’s winding.

Back in December, we rearranged the front room at the shop a bit, moving the ballwinder from the teacart, shifting a few shelves, and adding a new table. That table houses the swift and ballwinder, a dedicated winding station right by the front window, which does double and triple duty as a window display and … [more]


Shibui Trunk Show: Fall/Winter 2016 Collection.

Over the weekend, one trunk show came down, and a new one went right up. Come by the shop soon to see Shibui’s Fall/Winter 2016 Collection. The Fall/Winter 2016 pattern collection, by Shellie Anderson, makes good use of their newest yarn, Drift, though you’ll also see plenty of other familiar Shibui yarns like Staccato, Cima, Dune, … [more]


Arranmore Collection Trunk Show!

Yesterday we were pleasantly surprised to receive a highly-anticipated trunk show a full week earlier than expected. Come by the shop to see the Kelbourne Woolens Arranmore Collection in person! This group of cozy garments and accessories is named for the yarn it features: Fibre Company Arranmore, a bulky weight tweed composed of merino, cashmere and … [more]