Saturday, December 1, 2018

December KAL

This month on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Kitty will be knitting "Mera" using Berroco Aero. Described on ravelry.com as a 'cozy turtleneck popover', this fun and beautiful sweater will be a great winter project. You may also choose to knit "Dayleza", a poncho/ruana that will add a terrific layer to your wardrobe, which is knit in Berroco Aero as well.

 Please be reminded that in order to participate in the KAL, yarn for the project must be purchased at Yarn Nook. As always, patterns and yarns for the KAL are 10% off.

Christmas Holiday Hours

In order to celebrate the holidays, the shop will be closed on the following dates: 
Tuesday, December 25th 
Wednesday, December 26th 
Tuesday, January 1st 
Wednesday, January 2nd

December Sale

We will hold our Annual Snowflake Sale December 11th - 15th. Come by the shop to pick a snowflake and reveal your savings on your entire purchase.

Christmas Party

Please join us for our annual Christmas party on 
Wednesday, December 5th 
5pm - 8pm 

You are invited to bring a homemade item for the white elephant style gift exchange (not required). Please wrap the gift you bring for the exchange. If you would like, you may also bring your favorite party food to share. There will be a little prize for the person who wears the best Christmas attire!

Thursday, November 1, 2018

November Classes

Top Down Sock Class , $65 
Friday, November 9th, 16th, and 30th, 10:30am - 12pm 
Have you ever worn a pair of hand-knit socks? If not, then you are in for a treat! Also, socks are the perfect small project to carry with you everywhere you go. Using double points and DK or Fingering weight yarn, you will learn to knit socks from the cuff to the toe. Taught by Bridget Borne

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

November KAL

Join us on Thursdays in November 10:30am - 12pm to knit the Pleasant Trip Cowl. An easy to memorize pattern and ability to knit the cowl to any size you like make this pattern perfect for all skill levels and preferences.

 Please be reminded that in order to participate in the KAL, yarn for the project must be purchased at Yarn Nook. As always, patterns and yarns for the KAL are 10% off.

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Wednesday, November 21st (10am - 2pm)
Thursday, November 22nd (CLOSED)
Friday, November 23rd (10am - 4pm)
Saturday, November 24th (10am - 4pm)

November Sale

To help you get ready for the holidays watch your email for our weekly sales. 

 November 6th -10th 

 15% off all kits

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

October Class

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

October KAL

Join Kitty on Thursdays, October 4, 11, and 25th (10:30am - 12pm) to knit the ZickZack Scarf by Christy Kamm, a free Ravelry pattern. Kitty is using Lang Mille Colori - come by the shop soon to choose your yarn for this fun colorful and versatile project!

 Please be reminded that in order to participate in the KAL, yarn for the project must be purchased at Yarn Nook. As always, patterns and yarns for the KAL are 10% off.

October Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". Share the fun and take part in the drawing. 

 Sit & Stitch will be
Wednesday, October 10th
 (4:30pm - 7pm) 


 Please RSVP by 4pm on October 10th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

Christmas in October

Join us all day on Saturday, October 27
 for Christmas in October. 


We've chosen some tried and true hat and mitts patterns from Ravelry to create lovely gifts for Christmas. 

Bring your patterns and get a head start on your gift list. Enjoy time with friends and take 10% off your supply purchase for this project.

October Sale

Lots of your old favorites have made their way to the sale wall 
to accommodate all the new yarns arriving weekly. 

 Help us make room by taking an additional 25% off everything on sale.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

September Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". Share the fun and take part in the drawing. 

 Sit & Stitch will be
 Wednesday, September 12th
 (5pm - 7pm) 


 Please RSVP by 4pm on September 12th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

September KAL & CAL

KAL - This month we will be knitting Practical Magic which is a free pattern on Ravelry. This fun and easy scarf will be a great addition to your fall wardrobe. We will meet on Thursdays 10:30am - 12pm.

CAL - We will use Jasmin Rasanen's Lizard pattern to create a beautiful shawl. The pattern is free on Ravelry. Join us for an easy and fast piece that will accommodate different yarn weights and fibers, and will be equally stunning in solids or gradient kits. We will meet on Fridays 10:30am - 12pm.

Yarn Tasting

Saturday, September 22, 10:30am -12:30pm
Cost: $7.50 


 Come join us for fun and games as we experiment with Berroco's new fall yarns. Bring your needles and hooks for a hands-on treat. Each taster will receive generous samples of each new yarn, new patterns and special discounts on yarn purchases. There will be door prizes and a remarkable grand prize drawing. Call to reserve your spot as space is limited.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

August Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". Share the fun and take part in the drawing. 

 Sit & Stitch will be
 Wednesday, August 8th
 (4pm - 7pm) 


 Please RSVP by 4pm on August 8th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

August Classes

Cascade Lapghan, $30
August 15th, 10:30am - 12:30pm 
Bridget will begin teaching the Cascade Lapghan (patterns are free if you sign up on Cascade's site) We will use DK - Worsted weight yarn. The August class will cover Block #1 - Learning Cables. 

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

August KAL

Knit the Hillbrook Shawl with us in August. We will meet on Thursday and Friday mornings 10:30am - 12pm. Click the link to see all the creative possibilities the pattern offers. We've ordered new colorways in Urth Uneek Worsted and Urth Harvest Worsted especially for the shawl. Come in soon to pick your colors of Urth Yarn for this beautiful shawl.

August Sale

Sale Away Sale - Going Going Gone

$2.00 sale on a selection of pattern books and magazines from 2016 and before. Also, sale yarns will be an additional 25% off. Come in early for best selection. 

Also this month: We will continue to participate in the 100 item challenge to benefit Foodnet this summer. Be on the lookout for flash sales at the shop and in your email again this month.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

July Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". Share the fun and take part in the drawing. 

 Sit & Stitch will be
 Wednesday, July 11th
 (5pm - 7pm) 


 Please RSVP by 4pm on July 11th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

July KAL

Join Kitty this month on Thursday afternoons to knit Close to You, a stylish triangular shaped shawl by Justyna Lorkowska.

July Classes

Airen Shawl, $30
Wednesday, July 25 (1pm - 3pm) 
Knit in Berroco Summer Silk yarn (an amazing silk, cotton blend), this fun crescent shaped shawl has beautiful drape and is the perfect piece to keep your shoulders from getting cold this summer and fall. Please stop by early to sign-up and purchase your yarn. Taught by Bridget.

Knit a Hat Class for Kids , $40 
Tuesday - Friday, July 24th - July 27 (10am - 11am ) 
Give your kids the gift of a life-long skill this summer and sign them up for this great workshop! Must know how to knit and purl. Taught by Bridget.

Turtle Fever

Susan Comeaux introduced us to the Turtle's Journey blanket and it seems like many of us at the shop instantly caught turtle fever. Before we knew it, turtle blankets were all the rage so we decided to display some of them at the shop in June. Thanks to all who loaned their blankets for display (Kitty, Rocks Ann Searcy, Cathy Stratton, Mary Melanson, and Susan Comeaux).

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

About Yarn Nook

At Yarn Nook we strive to inspire your knitting, crocheting and spinning by offering you all the tools and help you need to create beautiful fiber pieces. We continue to get better and better and our little family keeps on growing. Come share a cup of hot coffee and friendly conversation in our cozy nook. You will be welcomed by Kitty Longman or Sherrie Ellender, the shop owners, and will be surrounded by all the wonderful colors and tactile pleasures of our large array of fibers, books, project bags, notions and gift items.

June Classes

Socks Rock - and Bridget can show you how in 3 easy one-hour lessons. 
Thursdays, June 21, 28 and July 5 (10:30 - 11:30am)
Week 1 teaches you how to make the cuff and takes you up to turning the heel. Week 2 shows you how to turn the heel, make decreases, and complete the foot. Week 3 completes the sock by decreasing for the toe and grafting using the Kitchener Stitch. The total cost for the lessons is $45 plus supplies. Call the shop to register.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
 This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

June Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". Share the fun and take part in the drawing.

 Sit & Stitch will be 
 Wednesday, June 13th (5pm - 7pm) 


 Please RSVP by 4pm on June 13th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

June KAL & CAL

The KAL for this month is the Mystery Oshara Shawl. It uses 4 skeins of Cascade Yarns Sarata and features colorwork, slip stitch, garter stitch, lace and stockinette stitch. The first portion will be released on Tuesday, June 5th and every Tuesday following. We will meet on Thursdays from 10:30am - 12pm to unpack the adventure.

This month crocheters will be making the beautiful Lost in Time Shawl on Wednesdays 10:30am - 12pm. We hope to see you there! As always, patterns and yarns for KAL and CAL are 10% off.

Trunk Show

Beet Street is hosting a trunk show in the shop for the entire month of June. Come see the beautiful garments these distinctive kits can create.

2018 Shop Hop



Be sure to join us during the month of June for the 2018 Annual Deep South Shop Hop. McNeedles, The French Knot and The Quarter Stitch are offering special yarns to make the Spiked Shawl. The pattern is free with the purchase of the yarns.

Our shop has teamed with Lorie Waters, a local artist, who created unique, hand-made stitch markers especially for the event. Make sure to get your passport stamped at each shop and turn it in to be eligible for great prizes.

Vacation Knitting and Crocheting

As you plan your vacation this summer, don't forget to add a trip to Yarn Nook to your to do list! We would love to help you choose the perfect project(s) for your summer. We have great ideas for small projects that will be easy to handle on the plane or at the beach and won't take up too much valuable space in your carry-on bag! We hope to see you at the shop soon.

Time to Show Off

The Turtle's Journey has turned out to be a popular pattern around our shop, and many completed pieces will be on display during the week of June 18. Stop by and catch "Turtle" fever!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

May Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". 

 Sit & Stitch
will be Wednesday, May 9th (4:30pm - 7pm)

 Please RSVP by 4pm on May 9th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

May KAL

Join us in May to knit Siena by Erika Knight, using Erika Knight Studio Linen. We will meet on Thursdays,10:30am - 12pm.

June KAL & CAL Preview

Get ready for June's KAL and CAL. We will be participating in Susanna IC & Interweave's Mystery KAL and crocheters will be making the Lost in Time Shawl. Come in early for the best yarn selection. Patterns and yarns for KAL and CAL are 10% off.

Celebrate Mother's Day

Every purchase in May enters your name in a drawing for a $25 Yarn Nook gift certificate. The drawing will take place at noon on Friday, June 1st.

New Arrivals

Stop by the shop to see the great new items that have arrived including: 
  • Wrist ruler leather bracelets 
  • Mini Madness (10 mini skeins in eye-catching colorways for a total of 900 yds.) 
  • Tussah Tweed and Bio Balance from B C Garn Gossypium cotton 
  • Studio Linen by Erika Knight Nifty Cotton by Cascade

Sunday, April 1, 2018

April Classes

Turkish Bed Socks Class, $30 
Saturday, April 28th, 10:30am - 12:30pm 
Turkish bed socks are as comfortable as they are versatile - wear them to bed , while hanging out around the house or with your favorite pair of clogs. Teacher: Bridget. Call the shop to sign up - class size limited.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

April Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell".

 Sit & Stitch will be
 Wednesday, April 11th (4:30pm - 7pm)

 Please RSVP by 4pm on April 11th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

April KAL

Join Kitty this month to knit "Find Your Fade," a fun asymmetrical shawl. The KAL will meet on Tuesdays (10:30am - 12pm). You will receive 10% off of supplies for the Knit-A-Long.

You are invited!

Saturday, April 21, 2018 

 has been named Inaugural Local Yarn Store Day 

 by The National Needlearts Association. 

 In celebration, we will offer specials throughout the day. 
 Come in and shop at your favorite local yarn store!

Thursday, March 1, 2018

March Classes

Beginner Needle Tatting Class, $30 plus supplies
Saturday, March 10th, 11am - 1pm
Tatting is a great technique to add to your needlework repertoire - tatted pieces can be used alone or to enhance your knitted or crocheted pieces. Teacher - Gail Zarosinski. Call the shop to sign up and to ask about supplies (Tatting needle size 5, crochet thread #8). Class size limited.

Tatting Project Class, $30 plus supplies
Saturday, March 24th, 11am - 1pm
This is a class for those of you who have taken the Beginner Needle Tatting Class and would like to learn to read a pattern and begin your next tatting piece. Teacher - Gail Zarosinski. Call the shop to sign up and to ask about supplies (Tatting needle size 5, crochet thread #8). Class size limited.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

March Sit & Stitch

Sit & Stitch will be 
Wednesday, March 14th
 (4:30pm - 7pm)

March Sale

Come in the week of March 12 
to get 17% off your entire purchase
Happy St. Patrick's Day!

February Classes

Beginner Needle Tatting Class, $30 plus supplies
Saturday, February 24th, 10:30 am - 12:30pm
Tatting is a great technique to add to your needlework repertoire - tatted pieces can be used alone or to enhance your knitted or crocheted pieces. Teacher - Gail Zarosinski. Call the shop to sign up and to ask about supplies (Tatting needle size 5, crochet thread #8). Class size limited.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

February Sale

Lets help out Food Net!
  Bring in one can and get 10% off, two cans for 15% off and three cans to get 20% off your purchase.
  
Please note: We will not have cans to sell this time. Excludes gift certificates and classes and is limited to in-stock items.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

February Sit & Stitch

Sit & Stitch will be 
Wednesday, February 7th
 (4:30pm - 7pm)

Happy Mardi Gras

We will be closed Tuesday, February 13th.
Have a safe and happy Mardi Gras!

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

January Classes

Brioche Knitting Class, $30 plus supplies
Saturday, January 27th, 10:30 am - 12:30pm 
Start 2018 by learning a beautiful new knitting technique while creating the amazing Lygia Cowl! This completely reversible cowl is knit in the round with two colors of Berroco Ginkgo. Teacher: Bridget Borne. Call soon to pay and reserve your spot. Spaces are limited.

Create Your Own Knitting or Crochet Class 
This class is for anyone from the beginner who wants to learn the basics to the advanced student who would like help tackling a specific project. If you would like to schedule a group or a one-on-one lesson please call the shop ~ we will be glad to schedule a lesson at your convenience.

January Sit & Stitch

We hope you will join us for some laughs and fun with friends! You will also get 15% off your entire purchase if you bring a project you made using Yarn Nook yarn to "show-n-tell". 

Sit & Stitch will be 
 Wednesday, January 17th 
 (4:30pm - 7pm) 

 Please RSVP by 4pm on January 17th if you plan to attend the Sit & Stitch evening. Thanks!

January KAL

Join Suzette on Wednesdays from 1pm - 3pm to knit the beautiful Carolee shawl with Berroco Ginkgo yarn (the pattern calls for 3 skeins). You will receive 10% off of supplies for the Knit-A-Long.

Upcoming Class Opportunity

Gail Zarosinski will offer a Needle Tatting class in February. Tatting is a great technique to add to your needlework repertoire - tatted pieces can be used alone or to enhance your knitted or crocheted pieces. Details coming soon.

January Sale

Come in the week of January 15th to get 
 $10 off your purchase of $50 or more 

(excludes gift certificates and classes and is limited to in-stock items)