Calling all crocheters and knitters! BIG NEWS! We have been invited to create a yarn installation at the PNE Fairgrounds this summer. A really huge one. One that is so big and beautiful it will create a lasting impact in the minds of the over 700,000 visitors the PNE receives each year. As you know, Continue Reading »
We are so pleased to announce our top three sponsors for Knit City 2014! All three are Canadian. All three are women. All three are incredibly talented. Now without further adieu, please allow us to introduce you to this amazing trio of triple-threats! Our 2014 Qiviut sponsor is none other that SweetGeorgia Yarns. Felicia Lo Continue Reading »
Spring is on it’s way, and we’re clearing the cobwebs out of the online shop with a crazy sale! For the month of March, all Knit City Custom yarn is 20% off, and all other shop goods are 40% off. Enjoy!
**UPDATE: this retreat has been cancelled. Please check back for news on our retreats planned for 2015. ** We are absolutely thrilled to announce a second spring retreat for 2014. We hope you are able to join us for a relaxing and inspiring weekend away at the Honeymoon Bay Lodge and Retreat on beautiful Vancouver Island, Continue Reading »
A lot of you have been wondering what the Marketplace hours are for this years’ Knit City. Well, guess what? We have an answer for you! The Marketplace will be open from 10am to 6pm each day and will cost $10 per day. Admission to the Marketplace grants you access to our amazing vendor line-up, Continue Reading »
Last summer, dear sweet Fiona was travelling through Northern Ontario during her family’s annual vacation. She texted me from Egli’s Sheep Farm – “Want some Lopi??”. The answer to which was, of course, yes. Thanks to the magic of picture texting and trusting Fiona’s judgement, I settled on a choice of 3 colours for the Continue Reading »
Hi everyone! We are super excited to embark on a mini Cascadia tour this February. We tried to come up with with a catchy name like “Feb-cadia” or “Cascade-uary”, but it just wasn’t working so we are calling February the Month of Cascadia instead. Please come visit us at one (or all!) of our stops. Continue Reading »
Hello everyone! Hope you had a wonderful holiday season and New Year filled with warmth, joy and lots of knitting! I know it’s been quiet around here lately – Amanda and I took a much needed break over Christmas to be with our friends and families so we weren’t online that much. Rest assured though, Continue Reading »