July Newsletter

01 Jul 2019

  • Lakeside Yarn Crawl
  • Classes & KAL’s
  • Fergus Yarn Co. Trunk Show

Lakeside Yarn Crawl!! It’s on Right Now

June 1st to September 3rd

Fifteen gorgeous shops to visit, plus Fibre Spirit Festival in Barrie (Aug 24th). In-store draws & giveaways, bags, specialty yarns. Oh the fun of it all! Get your passport in-store and crawl on!

Featuring an exclusive colourway developed for us by Fergus Yarn Co.

Our colourway is based on the lovely sunset photo above here. Lisa Taylor (Fergus Yarn Co.) will be visiting us July 20th for a trunk show of her new & exciting colours!

Classes & KAL’s

Our newest class & KAL lists are up on the website. go to: www.woolandsilkco.com and click on the “Classes” tab at the top of the page for the full list and photos.

NOTE: KAL’s are Knit-A-Long events. Instructor support is provided as a class for the first session. The 8 week class is $20 with the in-store purchase of the yarn we indicate for the project. Yarn substitutions are not allowed. Please call in to find out about yarn, quantities, and to sign up for the KAL’s (519) 942-0264

Papillon Shawl

2 Session - Starts Aug 6 & 20 6:30pm-8:30pmpm OR Aug 8 & 22 1pm-3pm
1 skein of Alpaca Merino Fine
2 balls of Painted Desert
& 2 class teaching sessions

Pattern, needles & notions are extra

Magical Thinking by Casapinka - KAL + 1 Class

Another shawl pattern you say???? Not so much! Knitted top down in the round this beauty can be worn as a cowl, a shawl, a small poncho. Very versatile, light and easy wearing. And…………. it never falls off!

This project will be done as a KAL with the first session being a teaching session. Fee: $20.00 start Aug 12 1pm-3pm (8 weeks) Monday afternoons OR start Aug 8 6:30pm-8:30pm (8 weeks) Thursday evenings

Requires: (3) skeins of coordinating Mid-Knit Cravings Sweet Sock yarn ($32ea) Pattern, needles & notions are extra

Come in & choose your colours. We will help you coordinate. Call the store to register 519-925-6194

Fabulous project

Trunk Show! Fergus Yarn Co. - July 20th 10am - 4pm

Please join us in welcoming Lisa Taylor from Fergus Yarn Co. Lisa designed our Sunset on the Bay colourway for the Lakeside Yarn Crawl this year. She will be bringing a fabulous selection of exciting yarns for you to see at her trunk show on July 20th.