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 just got four soft, lovely bolts of cotton chambray from Robert Kaufman. This fabric needs to be felt to be believed; it’s lighter than denim without being sheer, perfect for spring and (dare I say it?!) summer tops and dresses.
With warmer weather just around the corner, we decided to add some new and new-to-us yarns this spring! Berroco Remix is an aran/worsted weight blend of nylon, cotton, acrylic, and silk. This yarn is a fantastic value, and perfect for cozy–but not too hot–cardigans. We love the sea-swept colors and surprising softness of this yarn!…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
We can’t thank everyone enough for the outpouring of birthday wishes on Saturday. Was it the champagne (from our lovely neighbors down the street at StreetCar Wines)? Was it the delicious cupcakes (from our crafty in-a-foodie-sort-of-way neighbors across the street, Quesqueya Bakery)? Was it the raffle (stay tuned for our winners!)? the Customer slideshow? Whatever…read more
We can’t believe it’s been three years! To show our thanks and gratitude to all of you for a wonderful three crafty years, we have put together a month long series of events starting with our second annual Customer Appreciation Party. Join us in Saturday March 1st for champagne mimosas, customer slideshow, raffle, cupcakes…it’s our…read more
In spite of winter weather, we will be open our normal hours tonight (until 8pm)! Stop by if you need some snowy night crafting supplies. Due to the surprising amount of snow, however, we have had to cancel all Knit & Stitch classes for today/tonight. Stay warm and stay crafty!
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