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Join Us for July’s Men’s Night!

July 2nd, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Hosted by Darrin from the Lion Brand Yarn Studio, Men’s Night is a fun social group that meets to unwind with yarn! Meet fellow male yarncrafters in our ever growing group, make friends, and a new project all in the same evening! Joining...

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Kristy Glass Re-Imagines the Crochet Wedding Capelet for Parties, Festivals & Other Casual Affairs

June 29th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Our friend Kristy Glass, leader of the Glass Posse, spotted one of our newest and most popular crochet patterns — the Wedding Capelet — and saw it could be something more than a formal garment. Made with Vanna’s Glamour®, Kristy chose...

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Happy July Birthday, Friends! Join Us For an Event!

June 29th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
The Lion Brand Yarn Studio hosts a Birthday event every month! Who: Everyone who has a birthday in July! When: Thursday, July 9th, 6:00 – 8:00 pm What: Come with a friend for an evening of shopping. RSVP for you and...

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Upcoming July Closings!

June 25th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Please note our upcoming holiday closings at the LBY Studio! We will be closed on Thursday July 2nd and Friday July 3rd for the 4th of July Weekend.  We will re-open on Sunday, July 5th at 11:30am. See our hours here.

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Master Class Spotlight: Lily Chin’s Summer Design Series!

June 25th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
The first of Lily Chin’s Summer Design Class Series kicked off last week, and our students learned a ton! In “The Elements of Design”, Lily Chin went over the basics of shapes, proportions, fits, and composition. Having designed patterns for Lion...

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Beautiful New Colors of Landscapes to Crochet With!

June 23rd, 2015 by LBYS Staff
The newest additions to the Landscapes® collection of yarns certainly garnered a few oohs and aahs here at the Studio. A long time favorite of ours, Landscapes® is best known for being a fantastic roving yarn that self-stripes as you work...

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POSTPONED! Make a big yarnbomb in Union Square with London Kaye Crochet on Sunday, June 28th!

June 22nd, 2015 by LBYS Staff
POSTPONED! Due to thunderstorm activity in NYC today, the event in Union Square is cancelled. We will announce a rain date shortly. *** If you’re in New York City on Sunday, June 28th, drop by Union Square between 11am-4pm and add...

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Class Spotlight: Crochet Lace with Rhiannon!

June 19th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Listed as one of Lion Brand’s most downloaded patterns, this capelet by Nicky Epstein can be a little perplexing, especially for those who’ve never worked from a chart. The crochet lace shawl class will walk you through all the steps to...

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Are You A Weaver? Join Us This July!

June 18th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
“Weft” Weaving Club Lion Brand Yarn Studio, Second Floor Thursday, July 9th 6:00 – 8:00 pm FREE! Let’s weave and socialize! Join our Weft Weaving Club, which meets once a month here at the Lion Brand Studio! We’ll have different looms to...

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Our Favorite Neighborhood Parks! 3 Places to Enjoy the Outdoors in Union Square, Flatiron, and Chelsea

June 17th, 2015 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! Now that summer is unofficially here, we’re sharing some of our favorite ways to spend time outside. You may have...

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