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Elevator Update!

April 25th, 2017 by Gretchen
The expected operational date for our elevator has been changed to Monday May 8. Any students enrolled in classes prior to that date and who need elevator service to reach the second floor should let us know as soon as possible so...

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Meditative Crochet

April 22nd, 2017 by Gretchen
There is a lot of evidence that knitting and crochet are relaxing, and many of our students have decided to learn for that very reason. Once you master the basic skills, it is relaxing and fun. But the process of learning itself...

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Ann Budd

Ann Budd Master Classes in June

April 20th, 2017 by Gretchen
We are so pleased to announce that Ann Budd will be returning to Lion Brand Yarn Studio this June for three Master Classes. Her class last year sold out and everyone had a great time learning to knit steeks and insert zippers...

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Sharon Silverman: Crochet Cowls Free Book Event

October 21st, 2016 by Gretchen
    We’re really looking forward to seeing Sharon Silverman again next Thursday when she’ll be here to talk about her book Crochet Cowls. Of course she’s bringing the samples so this will be a great chance to see all these gorgeous...

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Arnetta Kenney Master Classes!

October 6th, 2016 by Gretchen
Lion Brand Yarn Studio is pleased to welcome Arnetta Kenney of FIT for two series of Master Classes. In one session for Crocheters, beginning October 30th and a separate session for Knitters beginning December 4th, Arnetta will bring her “Stitch and Style” expertise...

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Our Fall Schedule is out now!

August 22nd, 2016 by Gretchen
Our Fall schedule is out now and we’re excited to have some new options to offer you!  Gretchen’s Next Level Cardigan class is designed for those who have taken “My First Cardigan” or made a top down raglan and want to...

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Catch ’em all!

July 27th, 2016 by Gretchen
We’ve been enjoying all kinds of unusual visitors this week at the Studio. We’re so happy to be a Pokestop! Stock up on Pokeballs while you shop for yarn, and don’t forget to check the store for little monsters!      

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Alasdair Post-Quinn Master Classes!

July 21st, 2016 by Gretchen
Sunday September 25, Alasdair Post-Quinn will bring his double-knitting expertise to Lion Brand Yarn Studio in two Master Classes: Originally scheduled to take place in April, we have re-scheduled Alasdair Post-Quinn’s double knitting master classes to Sunday September 25th. This is an...

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UFO Support Group

July 20th, 2016 by Gretchen
Wednesday August 3rd is our monthly  UFO Support Group from 6:30 until 8:00 pm. Knitters can face so many snags, from decoding instructions to figuring out where they went wrong in a project. Too many times we put our projects down because we’re stuck and...

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What is “knitting in the round?”

July 15th, 2016 by Gretchen
What does it mean to “knit in the round”? Do circular needles automatically create circular objects? What are double pointed needles for? Where can I get a Magic Loop? Why do I need different lengths of circular needle? New knitters often...

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