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Sharon Silverman returns to LBYS!

June 29th, 2016 by Gretchen
We are excited to announce Sharon Silverman’s return to Lion Brand Yarn Studio on Sunday September 18 to teach Introduction to Tunisian Crochet. Sharon has designed 80 Tunisian crochet projects from accessories to garments to home décor and is the author...

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Upcoming July Closings!

June 24th, 2016 by Audrey Sutton
Please note the upcoming dates that the LBY Studio will be closed. We will be closed on Monday, July 4th in honor of Independence Day and on Friday, July 8th to take inventory. See our hours here. 

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Join Us for a July Birthday Celebration!

June 23rd, 2016 by Audrey Sutton
The Lion Brand Yarn Studio hosts a Birthday event every month! Who: Everyone who has a birthday in July! When: Thursday, July 14th, 5:00 – 8:00 pm What: Come with a friend for an evening of shopping. RSVP for you and one...

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Join Us in June for Our Block Party!

June 17th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Did you know? One Tuesday a month we’ll gather in our large classroom to hang out together and make squares for Warm Up America so we can share the love and warmth we enjoy every day. Our next meeting is Tuesday, June 28 from...

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Learn to Weave this summer at LBYS!

June 17th, 2016 by Gretchen
Weaving is a wonderful craft for the warmer months because the yarn is held on the loom, rather than in your lap, so it’s much cooler to work on larger projects than knit or crochet. Weaving also uses up yarn faster...

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A Sweet Summer Treat: Our New Window Display!

June 15th, 2016 by Lorena Mora
Summer in New York City can be a little… melt-y. With temps rising and the sun shining, we turned to one of our summer favorites for inspiration for our front window.   Our new display celebrates summer with three gigantic ice...

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Our Neighborhood Favorites! 5 Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants Near Union Square and Greenwich Village

June 10th, 2016 by Gali Beeri
Welcome back to the feature where we highlight our staff’s favorite places to explore in the neighborhood we know and love! This time we’re focusing on vegetarian-friendly restaurants. Whether vegetarian or omnivore, Lion Brand associates enjoy getting our fill of delicious...

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On Display in June: Bright Baby Favorites!

June 9th, 2016 by Lorena Mora
Our featured yarns this month are bright, lightweight, and oh-so-versatile! Don’t let names like Modern Baby fool you; you can do just about anything with these baby and DK weight yarns! Check out our assortment of women’s tank tops and a...

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Our Favorite DK-Weight & Baby Yarns — 20% Off this June!

June 1st, 2016 by LBYS Staff
‘Tis the season for lightweight yarns! This month, take 20% off a collection of our favorite DK-weight and baby yarns. Think yarns like Modern Baby® and Ice Cream® are just for tots? Think again! These yarns feature a bright color spectrum...

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Stunning Crochet Designs!

May 27th, 2016 by Gretchen
Shannon and Jason Mullett-Bowlsby are the FAB team known as the Shibaguyz. Shannon designs amazing garments and Jason shows them off in his stunning photos. Their two most recent books will wow crocheters with gorgeous designs, sophisticated fabrics and clear instructions....

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