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New for Spring from Lang

As the days are slowly starting to get a bit longer, now is the time when knitters and crocheters start thinking about Spring and Summer knitting. Cool cottons and lightweight silks allow our minds to wander off as we dream about trips to the beach and late-night sunsets. It can be hard to think…

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Knit the Knitterati Squares with Marsha and Trish – Block #15

Block #15 in the Cascade Knitterati KAL was released Wednesday and you know what that means — we are two blocks away from assembling our lapghan and seeing the finished product! Are you as excited as we are? As we near the end of the Cascade Knitterati KAL the anticipation for these final pattern…

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Monokrom – New from Urth Yarns

Urth Yarns has taken the knitting world by storm over the last year and a half, and rightly so. Decadently soft and exquisite fibres, electrifying colourways, a commitment to employing and empowering women, and giving back to nature is what you get with each and every skein of Urth Yarns. The Uneek line from Urth Yarns, a self-striping…

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Oversized Knits are this Year’s Fashion Hit

Just ask anyone who loves to knit, nothing makes us happier than when Winter fashion trends point toward knitwear. Are you kidding — the opportunity to create our very own super hip knits that we see in all the shop windows, but in the colours and fibres we choose? It just doesn’t get any…

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Cascade Mondo

It happens every year, even though every year we tell ourselves we won’t let it happen again…it’s three days before Christmas and you decide that you need to crank out just one more gift to tuck under the tree. You arrive at your LYS armed with a fierce determination and the biggest knitting needles…

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Knit the Knitterati Squares with Marsha and Trish – Block #13

Block #13 in the Cascade Knitterati KAL was released a few days early this week and Team Estelle volunteer knitter Trish, was over the moon as soon as she saw it. Having recently discovered the beauty of Japanese stitches, this gentle introduction was a welcome treat. Much to the delight of many of the…

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MORE Estelle Free Patterns!

Last week we added four fabulous new patterns for Estelle Alpaca Merino DK to our ever expanding Free Pattern selection and not a moment too soon! With the cold winter mornings upon us, there really is nothing better to bundle up in than a cozy shawl. We just know that as soon as you see our newest shawls…

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Estelle Rainbow Autumn and Free Patterns

Rainbow Autumn Back in June we told you all about Rainbow Autumn, the newest member of the Estelle Yarns gradient family, that would be launched in the Fall. Fast forward a few short months and we can say without a doubt that Rainbow Autumn has become one of the hottest yarns on the market….

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Knit the Knitterati Squares with Marsha and Trish – Block #12

Move over Block #11, there’s a new square in town! According to our volunteer knitter Trish, the newest pattern in the Cascade Knitterati Knit Along is a fun and addictive knit! So fun in fact, she got a little carried away and knit two thirds of the pattern in one sitting! Judging from the…

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Knitted Knockers of Canada

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we think there is no better time to remind you about an organization we are proud to sponsor, Knitted Knockers of Canada. It is likely that we all have a mother, sister, aunt, friend or other loved one who has been affected by breast cancer which is why…

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