We had such fun last night celebrating the first pattern release from Blueprintsforsewing, the Cabin shirt + shift. See below all the version – present and future!
We are so grateful for all of you and wish you a warm, wonderful, and crafty Thanksgiving! We are closed today, but will be open tomorrow from 12 -6pm and then Saturday for our regular hours. Thanks to POLINA, aged 12, for the beautiful art!
After the hustle and bustle of September (getting back into routines, figuring out schedules…) October is here and we couldn’t be more ready to embrace the season. We are happy to welcome the quilter Joyce Adams for a quilting show to close out the last month of JP Centre South First Thursdays. On Friday we…read more
The Greater Boston Yarn Crawl is this weekend and we couldn’t be more excited about welcoming all you crafty crawlers to our shop. We so appreciate this event as a way of launching our FALL KNITTING SEASON and we have been hard at work getting the shop ready for our close up! To entice you…read more
Our summer of fun continues, and we’re very excited about our (indoor, totally air-conditioned) events coming up! July 3: First Thursdays Art Walk with Tracy from Happy Owl Glass Studio showing watercolor owls from her 100 Owl Series July 7: SUMMER CAMP 2014 kicks off with Sewing Critter Comforts. It continues all July with Textile Printing Party, Fiber Fanatics,…read more
We thrilled to be participating in the First Thursdays Art Walk JP, sponsored by JP Centre South Main Streets. We will be hosting the uber-(as in just down the street) local watercolor and screen printing artist extraordinaire, Sarah Coyne from eggagogo. Sarah is one of those crazily talented artists and crafters that we are so…read more
We had such fun hosting the crafty makers behind the New Craft Artists in Action. They were here launching their inspiring book NetWorks: How to Make Hoops for Empty Nets in Your Neighborhood (copies are still available in the shop!). Our very own Taylor McVay is one of the authors and we were just thrilled…read more
A little spring eye candy to get you in the mood for your next crafty project: Sam from the amazing Boston Compass (an underground free monthly newspaper based right here in JP with listings of “awesome happenings in the Boston area”) came in for a skein of embroidery floss to finish off his embellished jean…read more
Thanks to our guests and all our JP Knit & Stitch community who came out for the Toil & Trouble trunk show and workshop on Saturday and the Quilting with a Modern Slant panel discussion and book signing on Sunday. We are always so inspired to welcome such accomplished makers into our shop and to…read more
And, of course, lots of things to inspire! It’s Week 3 of our birthday month and we’re so excited about the upcoming weekend. Toil & Trouble’s Trunk Show is this Saturday! Stick around after for Introduction to Shawl Design with dyer Ana. Space is limited, so sign up ahead of time! Sunday is quilt day,…read more