August News

What beautiful weather we are experiencing, rain gone, humidity gone just right for sitting out and working on our knitting projects or maybe start thinking of projects for Christmas.  We are working on a list of possible projects geared to your needs and are available to help you find just the right yarn for your project.

Speaking of yarn, the following list is of our newest yarn as well as some that has been ordered but not received yet:

  • Juniper Moon – (Moonshine)  Alpaca, Wool, Silk –  197 yards
  • Juniper Moon – (Finley) Merino and Silk – 798 yards
  • Ella Rae – (Cozy Alpaca) Alpaca and Acrylic – solids & prints – 120 yards
  • Ella Rae – (Cozy Soft Chunky) Wool and Acrylic – solids & prints – 131 yards
  • Ella Rae – (Cozy Soft DK) Wool & Acrylic – solids & Prints – 213 Yards
  • Ella Rae (Seasons) Acrylic & Wool – prints – 219 yards
  • Malabrigo (Kettle Dyed) Pure Merino – variegated – 210 yards
  • Euro (Night & Day) Wool & Polyester – variegated – 213 yards
  • Queensland (Uluru) Lace Weight – variegated – 410 yards
  • Viking of Norway (Nordlys) Super wash Wool – lace weight – 385 yards
  • Nula  – Wool, silk, viscose – 191 yards
  • Euro Baby (Maypole) Polyester – Chunky – 100 yards
  • Katia (Azteca) Wool and Acrylic – 197 yards
  • Noro (Kareopatora) – Wool – 297 yeards
  • Cascade (Big Wheel) Acrylic – bulky variegated – 203 yards
  • Cascade (Pinwheel) Acrylic – worsted weight – 440 yards
  • Cascade (Swaddle) Acrylic Chunky – 197 yards
  • James Brett (Flutterby) Soft polyester chunky – 192 yards
  • James Brett (Marble Chunky) Acrylic  – 341 yards
  • Done Roving Yarns (Frolicking Feet Transitions) 100% Domestic  Merino from Maine – 480 yards
  • KFI Luxury Collection (Cash Fine) Merino Wool & Cashmere – 355 yards

To add to this Jeff Brown from Cascade will be coming next week.  I should probably tie my hands and tape over my mouth.   There is also Jessica from Westminster Fibers to be seen>

Have just bought some more roving for the spinners and needle felters.  We will be dying more small amounts for the little extra something.  I am experimenting with solar dying, using Kool-Aid and cake coloring.  Stop in to check it out.

Classes are scheduled throughout the year. Call to make an appointment and we can set up lessons to fit your schedule. Thursday afternoons there is a Sit & Knit from 1:00 to 4:00. Weather permitting in the summer we can sit out under the awning otherwise we have the knitting circle in the front window where we can sit and watch the world go by.  We have a self serve coffee and tea area, lots of laughter and even some knitting,

Credit cards, VISA/Mastercard and/or personal checks are acceptable.  Yarn can be put on layaway with a 25 percent deposit and payments of 25 percent per week. Store hours will remain the same Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Our telephone number is 802-287-4114 and e-mail is stitchywomen.poultney@gmail.com.  Look for us on the web at stitchywomen.com.