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Wrap it up! Rose City Yarn Crawl 2015

Posted by Jami Brynildson on

  Yes, I realize I'm wayyyyy behind on posting a wrap-up of the Rose City Yarn Crawl. But when nearly 1200 yarn-crazed fiberholics visit your little shop over four days it takes a while to recover!!! We had so much fun celebrating with all of you. And from the looks of it, you were enjoying yourselves as well! Latisha W. won the drawing for our ginormous shop prize basket and Kari B. and Noelle B. each won gift certificates. Congratulations, ladies!So many people to thank for making it all happen ... our glittering trunk show guests, designers Debbi Stone and Darla J. Fanton, and fiber...

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Henny Penny Trio

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If you're looking for a quick gift or stocking stuffer to knit or crochet, we've got you covered! Meet the Henny Penny Trio. From left to right, there's the Mama Hen Headscarf, the Beyond Basic Chick Headband (both knit) and the To Shell With It Headscarf. Steffanie Colvig designed all three to be worked up with just one skein of a very special yarn, Black Trillium Fibres Pebble Worsted. Patterns for the trio are available at the Bee (and as ravelry downloads), and our limited supply of Pebble Worsted is 10% off through Thursday. P.S. Sorry for the late posting. The holiday...

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Mystery Madness

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Have you been bit by the Mystery bug? We sure have! Our last few weeks have been filled with raindrops, roses, and stripes, cool crochet edgings and glimmering beads. It's all part of the Rose City Yarn Crawl's first ever Mystery Knit-along and Crochet-along with local designers Michele Bernstein and Laurinda Reddig. At the Bee we've been holding "mystery meetups" on Sunday afternoons to stitch together, and it has been sooo much fun. Michele (aka pdxknitterati) joined us two weeks ago and we enjoyed lots of laughter and special brownies. Two lucky attendees even won tickets to the sold out RCYC...

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