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Happy January (and Happy Birthday Islay)!

Posted on January 13th, 2015 by craftygals

Happy Birthday Islay! We had such fun celebrating Islay’s 8th birthday in the shop on Saturday. Alexis was a GREAT teacher and the girls all had fun and learned how to knit. Contact us at if you’re interested in hosting a party in our space. We are open and up for anything!

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MariKnits this Saturday!

Posted on January 9th, 2015 by craftygals

We are so excited to welcome the oh-so-talented MariKnits (check out all her patterns on Ravelry) to the shop to guest teach on Saturday morning. There are a few spots left in her Fixing Mistakes class, sigh up right here!

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Mari Chiba

Kids Knitting Club Canceled – Thursday, Jan 8

Posted on January 8th, 2015 by craftygals

Due to the extreme weather forecasted and Boston Public School’s decision to close all schools on Thursday, January 8th, we have decide to postpone the start of our Kids Knitting Club scheduled for Thursday afternoon. Stay inside, stay cozy, get your knitting out, and stay warm!

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Happy 2015!

Posted on January 3rd, 2015 by craftygals

Wow. 2015. We really can’t believe that the new year is here and how quickly it all went down in 2014. The year just flew by! Looking back, we can say that we supported lots and lots of handmade goodness this past year – for which we are very grateful. We graduated many new knitters…read more

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Happy (almost) New Year!

Posted on December 29th, 2014 by craftygals

It’s nearly New Year’s Eve, so our thoughts are turning to all things sparkly, especially this simple cowl that combines mohair Ito Sensai with sparkly Kin Gin. Are you working on New Year’s Eve projects? Or New Year’s resolutions? (If you’re looking to learn a new skill, we can help with that!) JP Knit &…read more

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Merry Happy Crafty Holidays!

Posted on December 25th, 2014 by craftygals

Happy Holidays from all of us at JP Knit & Stitch. We will be closed on Thursday, December 25th and Friday, December 26th. We wish you many relaxing, hand made moments with you and yours and we will see you on Saturday!

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Gift Guide #4: Bags + Cards

Posted on December 22nd, 2014 by craftygals

*Please note our Holiday Hours: we will be closed on Thursday, December 25th; Friday, December 26th; and Thursday, January 1st. It’s common knowledge: crafters have a thing for bags. And they’re useful even for the non-crafty recipients on your list. Here’s a sample of the useful and lovely bags we have in the shop. 1)…read more

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Cabin Party + Flash Sale

Posted on December 5th, 2014 by craftygals

We are so excited to host the pattern release party for Blueprintsforsewing’s very first pattern the CABIN shirt and shift. To celebrate we are having a FLASH FABRIC SALE! Tonight from 6 – 9pm all fabric (*except for the Nani Iro) will be 20%off. We will have refreshments and lots of Cabins on display and…read more

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