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Fall Knit-A-Long: Sweaters

Fall Knit-A-Long: Sweaters

Have you ever wanted to knit a sweater? Is there one on the needles that you need some motivation to finish? Join the Sweater Knit-A-Long for encouragement and assistance in making a sweater. Sweet Yarns is running our KAL at the same time as Berroco is running theirs so you can put your project in both if you want. The KALs will run from October 1st to November 30th. Project needs to be an adult sized pullover, cardigan or poncho. Details for Sweet Yarns' KAL: Yarn from Store is preferred WIPs are welcome (less than 50% done) Details for Berroco's...

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Our final "Alpaca My..." kits

Our final "Alpaca My..." kits

The "Alpaca My..." Kits have been so much fun! The yarn was fabulous to work with and the projects turned out just like I had envisioned. Each pattern was easy to complete with just a little bit of interest to keep you entertained as you work your way around the stitches. And the last one contains all the same elements. The final kit is "Alpaca My Mittens". These mittens come in two sizes and have the same cable design as "Alpaca My Toque". You can purchase either the size small (women's) or the large (men's). All the information is available...

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Back to school for you too.

Back to school for you too.

As the kids head back to school, it's time for you to bump up your crafting skills. Sweet Yarns has started scheduling classes with topics and skills that were requested over the Summer. Cables, Brioche, and Toe Up Socks are being held in September and October. Registration is limited to six students per class and they are filling up fast. A waiting list or private lessons can be scheduled once the class is full. More classes are in the works and details will be released soon. For more information or to register for any of our classes, click on Classes...

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Kit #2 - Alpaca My...

Kit #2 is ready!! "Alpaca My Toque" is a cabled chunky weight toque that is perfect for men and women. Two colours are available - cream and butterscotch. All the kits in this collection contain local alpaca yarn from Manitoulin Island and a pattern designed by me. There is a limited amount of kits available so once they're gone we won't be putting together anymore.More kits will be coming. Stay tuned to find out. We've also added another class to our schedule. We're offering a Cables course on Saturday, September 15th, 10:30AM to 12:30PM. Cost is $20.00. Registration is limited. You...

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Fall yarns have started to arrive

Fall yarns have started to arrive

It's an exciting time of year when the Fall yarns start to arrive at Sweet Yarns. We seem to get deliveries every week with new items you're going to want to try and colours to inspire new projects. Berroco sent us the first boxes which also included a couple of the yarns from the yarn tasting. If you didn't get to attend that event, we've got the samples in store for you to look at and feel. We also have their latest pattern books. We're working at restocking the shelves with all your favourite yarns from Estelle Yarns. As well...

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