Tahki Boulder

Tahki Boulder (53% wool, 47% acrylic, 1.1 sts/in)


Boulder (53% wool, 47% acrylic, 1.1 sts/in), this fall/winter’s new yarn from Tahki, showed up a little early!  This super bulky yarn also comes in super sized balls (77 yards/200 g)! The back of the label has a free pattern for a 1-ball scarf. TahkiStacyCharles.com will have free hat and cowl patterns as well when this yarn launches in the fall. The hard part is choosing which of the four gorgeous colors to knit your super quick and warm scarf, hat, or cowl!

Prism Delicato

Prism Delicato (100% tencel lace yarn)

Prism’s new lace yarn Delicato (100% tencel) arrived this week.  Tencel, a plant-based fiber, soaks up brilliant colors like silk which Prism used to show off their stunning colorways.  Tencel also has a nice drape and great stitch definition, perfect for your next lace project!  We have 7 colorways in stock.

July Happy Stitching Hour

Start your Fourth of July weekend with the Happy Stitching Hour on

Friday, July 1, from 5 to 7 pm

Join us for this social knitting time, meet some new people, re-connect with others, and just hang out. We’ll chat, knit, gossip, stitch, wind down after the long work week, and shop this month’s Happy Hour Sale! We will not be offering any knitting instructions or help, just a knitting visit…. The event is free. First come first serve. We have seats for approximately 15 people. Feel free to bring a snack or drinks to share!

July Happy Hour “Red, White, and Blue” Sale

On Friday, July 1, for one day only, take 20% off all in-stock red, white, and blue yarns*!  Come pick out a project for the Fourth of July weekend and enjoy a fun summer weekend with family and friends! We have in stock a great selection of cool summer yarn, as well as the woolen varieties. There is something for everyone!

*Sale prices apply to in-store purchases only and cannot be combined with other discounts. Our staff will make reasonable determinations of the colors “Red”, “White”, and “Blue.”

Butin Necklace Kit by Laura Nelkin

 

Butin Necklace by Laura Nelkin

Laura packaged her garter stitch necklace design “Butin,” with 20 yards of Schaefer Audrey and matching beads, into a handy little kit.  This striking necklace is easy to make (beads are simply slipped up to form the center piece) that you can finish one in a night.  Make one for yourself, for a gift, or gift a kit to your knitting friend!  Several colors are available.

Knitting Machine Demo

 

Silver Reed LK 150 Mid Gauge Knitting Machine

Joanne Andersen will be showing different techniques on the Silver Reed LK 150 mid gauge knitting machine from 10 – 1 pm on Saturday April 21. The LK 150 is compact and affordable, and produces rows and rows of knitting with the same time and effort as you hand knit stitches!  Come watch what a knitting machine can do to make your knitting a different experience. Questions welcome.  The event is free!

Joanne is the owner of Briar Patch Knits & Embroidery in Moravia NY. She has been machine knitting since 1987 and is a dealer for the Silver Reed line of knitting machines.