Newsletter June 1st, 2017

11 Jun 2017

  • Pittura by Louisa Harding
  • International Knit in Public Day
  • The Canadian Sock
  • 2017 Lakeside Yarn Crawl
  • Bingo!

Pittura by Louisa Harding is here !!


  • 75% Wool, 25% Viscose
  • 100g
  • 400m/437yds (Wow!!)
  • light sport/fingering
  • 6 gorgeous colours
  • $22.95

Translate it into the Shimmer Shawl ! A free pattern that we will print with yarn purchase.


June 10th is International Knit in Public Day !!

Tomorrow(Saturday) is the day. Join us while we knit/crochet in front of the store. Bring a lawn chair and we will be on the sidewalk any time from 10am-4pm. Love to see you there!

Discontinued colours of CEY Fresco are on sale 40% while stock lasts. Come in & get it now before it’s all gone!

The Canadian Sock


Check out these cool lounging socks to help celebrate Canada’s 150th !! Taken from a Candian Living pattern we have revamped it and turned it into a kit. You can choose from charcoal or cream for the stripe & toe. Each kit comes with enough yarn to complete a pair, and the pattern. Available in store or on-line for $24.95

The 2017 Lakeside Yarn Crawl has begun !

On till Monday September 4th.

11 beautiful yarn shops to enjoy on lovely drives through the countryside! (please check websites or call for hours of business)

Pick up your passport at the first shop you go to and try to visit as many shops as possible. Each shop will stamp your passport. There are draws, featured yarns & patterns and a Grand Prize drawing at the end of the crawl for the passports with the most stamps.

Golden Apples of the Sun

This is our special project kit for the 2017 Lakeside Yarn Crawl!

Featuring Sweet Paprika’s Pizzicato yarn, exclusively dyed for the crawl in Canadian Maple colourway. This is our feature yarn and will only be available this year.



Has started. Come in to the store and pick up your playing card (it’s free). There are projects to do, donated items to make, WIP’s to finish, yarns to try. Working just like a regular Bingo you will complete lines and full cards. There will be a draw at the end for a grand prize.


Diamond Luxury Impression

Introducing Diamond Luxury Impression. A beautiful DK tweed yarn.

  • 50% Wool
  • 25% Alpaca
  • 25% Rayon

Softness, warmth and beautiful drape. There is a project just waiting for it!