Are you a knitter, sewer, quilter, embroiderer, chef, urban homesteader – all of the above? Whatever manner of crafty maker you are, we have a beautiful book or magazine or quarterly to inspire your next project (edible or otherwise..check out the fiddlehead fern recipe in the latest lovely issue of our very local Maine based…read more
Happy August world! We are in the throes of Fall planning here at the shop and have posted lots of classes and workshops, with more in the works. We’ve made some changes that should make our classes easier to navigate and more fun to take. A quick over view is below. We are more than…read more
The weavers took over the shop this weekend and we loved having them! We were so impressed with what you can create with yarn scraps + picture frame + your color imagination. Stay tuned for October weaving classes!
Check out Beginning to Knit, Beginning to Knit for Alumni, and Thursday Kids Knitting Club. All of the May sessions are now posted; take a peek! These classes, all taught by Allison Nevitt, are some of our longest running and most popular sessions. If you’ve been meaning to start knitting (or know a friend who…read more
We’re taking a cue from yesterday’s 70 degree weather (what!) and thinking about spring sewing. There’s a series of fun, springy sewing classes coming up that are perfect for growing your crafting skills and your spring wardrobe. Our very next workshop, on April 27, is Sewing with Knits: T-Shirt Workshop. Get comfortable with our awesome…read more
We had such fun hosting a private mother + daughter sewing lesson in the shop on Monday evenings in February. All six learned to sew, made aprons (with cute appliqué and embroidery details…Kate was teaching the class after all…) and even found time to whip up a matching apron for their dolls…three generations!
We can’t believe how quickly 2014 is already speeding by! We’re getting ready for our third anniversary this March with a bunch of events, workshops (like Sock and Cable knitting), new merchandise, and, of course, our annual sale. Keep an eye on our website and in the shop for more details soon, and keep your…read more
We have two great workshops lined up to celebrate February in all its glory (well, among lots of other great classes!). The Winter Olympics just started in Sochi and we are thrilled to combine our love for Winter in all its glory and the knitting technique known as Colorwork in all its glory along with our…read more
Well, we’ve made it through the holiday parties, gift giving, and late night finishing to a bright–if cold–January! And we’ve got a suite of classes to celebrate the new year! Knitting classes and workshops: January’s offerings include our Brioche Workshop and our two week course on Linen Stitch. (You have to check out the samples for…read more