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!