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June Newsletter

  • Lakeside Yarn Crawl
  • Classes & KAL’s are On
  • New Spring/Summer Yarns


Almost time for the Lakeside Yarn Crawl!!

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 are On!

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 but they are not specific instructional/ technique classes. The class is free with the in-store purchase of the yarn we indicate for the project. Substitutions are not allowed. Please call in to find out about yarn, quantities, and to sign up for the KAL’s (519) 942-0264

Sunday Cardigan

KAL - Starts June 3 1-3pm (8weeks) OR June 6 6:30-8:30pm (8 weeks)

  • still a few spots left!

Zweig

Offered June 3 10am-12noon (8 weeks) OR June 4 6:30pm - 8:30pm (8 weeks)

  • fingering weight sweater

Sunset Highway

June 6 1-3pm (8 weeks) OR June 8 10am-12noon (8 weeks)


New Spring/Summer Yarns are in stock now
Berroco Remix Light
Berroco Summer Silk
Ella Rae Denim DK
Fibra Natura Java (100% Hemp)
Lana Mia Cotone (cotton sock yarn)
Moon Pollock
Indulgence mini skeins (with free pattern)
King Cole Cotton Top DK
Louisa Harding Giardino (colourful cotton blend)
Noro Akari
Sonata
Universal Yarns Bella Cash

Click on any of the underlined yarn names to view feature pages.

Not all colours viewed are available in store


Grocery Girl Socks


Do you watch Podcats? Then you have most likely heard of the Grocery Girls. Here is a new pattern from them! Lots of exciting sock yarns in stock to make these!

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