Archive for the ‘Yarn Stores’ Category


knittedyarns Happy Birthday Knitty City – NYC Yarn Store Turns 4

Knitty City turns 4 and has a party complete with carrot cake to celebrate!

knittedyarns Loopy Yarns – Chicago LYS

Loopy Yarns is a wonderful Chicago yarn store that I visited. It’s still a wonderful place for knitters…

knittedyarns Chix With Stix – Friendly Forest Park LYS

Vist to Chix With Stix yarn store in Forest Park, IL includes yarn eye candy.

knittedyarns Wildfiber Visit – Los Angeles Yarn Store

No trip to Los Angeles is complete for me without a visit to One Pico, the restaurant inside Shutters, which overlooks the beach in Santa Monica. The food is always great and the views refreshing. After a walk along the beach, we headed over to Wildfiber, a yarn store in Santa Monica which several people have […]

knittedyarns Washington DC Yarn Adventures

Two Washington DC yarn stops:
Solitude Yarns at Dupont Circle
FIber Space in Alexandria, VA

knittedyarns NYC Yarn Crawl – Columbus Day Weekend Full of Yarn Activities

From a knitting and marketing perspective, the NYC Yarn Crawl was great. It made Columbus Day weekend into a knitting event across New York City. Participating stores used the Yarn Crawl as a reason to host an event and/or a sale. Also, there was a scavenger hunt giving knitters a reason to visit every store […]

knittedyarns Good-bye Purl By the Sea-Another Local Yarn Store Closes

Despite the forecasts for heavy rain, my husband and I took off Friday and headed out to Montauk for one last visit to Purl By the Sea before Nora Franzetti closed its doors. Ever since we first discovered Purl By the Sea nestled behind the main drag in Montauk, it’s been the bright spot in […]

knittedyarns Yarn Shopping in the Valley – LA Bound with Yarn

Review of Los Angeles based yarn stores-Unwind in Burbank and in Studio CIty.

knittedyarns Catskill Adventure – Mountain Yarns

Mountain Yarns – Catskills based yarn store in Margaretville, NY. Review with knitting pictures

knittedyarns Purl By the Sea Knitted Celebrations & Knitting Needle Challenges

  My husband and I trekked out to Montauk to take advantage of the glorious mid-summer weather and to visit Purl By the Sea.  I am working hard on my Hemlock Ring Blankie since it’s a gift for friends and I need to be finished before next weekend. One of my problems is that it’s […]