Friday, August 22, 2008

We are bursting with new yarn and books!

We have even more new things this week and it just keeps coming! I think the staff is most excited about our new Rowan stock - including the new Eco yarns: all colors of the renewable resource British Sheep Breeds and 5 colors of the new organic Purelife Wool; each with their new pattern books. As well as the new Fall Rowan Magazine celebrating their 30th Anniversary, 26 colors of Kidsilk Haze as well as the Kidsilk Dream book, 16 colors of Felted Tweed, 25 colors of Creative Focus Worsted Superwash, 17 colors of Wool Cotton, 14 colors of the new Pure Wool 4Ply, and 27 colors of Creative Focus Worsted are on the sales floor now.

Also out now....

From Prism: 4 colors of the new Gossamer, with 6 more colors on order - a lush kid mohair and nylon lace weight with fantastic yardage, new colors of Angora, 10 colors of new Andee, with 6 more colors coming - half alpaca, half wool in solids and variegated. There are a few more new yarns that should be arriving sometime soon.

From Classic Elite: Brand new Fresco (shown on the back of Interweave Knits magazine), as well as gorgeous new colors of Wool Bam Boo, Princess, Duchess, Desert, Alpaca Sox and Alpaca Sox Multi, Bazic Wool, Inca Alpaca and Inca Marl, La Gran, Miracle, Waterlily, Lush and all their new pattern books for this fall.

From Tahki/Stacy Charles/Filatura di Crosa: new yarns Aliseo and Taos, new colors of Bunny, Zarella, Zarina, Ritratto, 127 Print, as well as the new books for fall are out now. Also, the new cashmere/silk blend luxury yarn, Superior, and the new eco-friendly Montana. Also, more new colors and restocks still coming.

Also coming soon: Lopi and Lopi Lite as well as new yarns and restocks from Reynolds, Jo Sharp, and Artful Yarns.

Whew! Make sure to stop by and see us soon to become inspired by the multitude of colors, textures, and designs!

Sunday, August 17, 2008

New Fall Yarns Arriving

Sadly, the Alchemy trunk show left us this week but we have loads of new yarns arriving almost daily....

From Muench/GGH/Lana Grossa: new colors of Bel Air, Aspen, Savanna, Royal Tweed, Touch Me, Big Baby, Tessin, Meilenweit sock yarn, and Cumba as well as new yarns Vision, Silky Tweed, and the amazingly soft acrylic microfiber and nylon blend, Family. We also have new sew-in labels for gifts from Soak.

From Trendsetter: new colors of Tonalita, Dune, Journey, Super Kid Seta, Cashwool, Madison, and Blossom as well as new yarn, Tempo. More Merinos Otto and Merino Sei (now Merino VIII and Merino VI) are coming soon.

From Jade Sapphire: more gorgeous patterns and new colors/stock of Lacey Lamb.

From K1 C2: new colors of 2nd Time Cotton, Paint Box, Babyboo, Soxx Appeal, and Douceur et Soie.

From Tahki/Stacy Charles/Filatura di Crosa: new colors of Donegal Tweed with many new yarns and restocks within the next week.

We recently got a great selection of a light worsted/dk weight superwash yarn called Karisma, many more colors of Drops Alpaca, Eskimo, a chunky weight in subtle as well as vibrant colors, and many new colors of Highlander, a lovely chunky brushed boucle wool blend.

A large order of Classic Elite and new Prism yarns should be here this week as well.

Come by and the staff will be happy to direct you to all our new goodies! Remember that we are air-conditioned too! Happy Knitting and Crocheting!