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Product Spotlight: Crippenworks Circular Needle Case

May 5th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
CrippenWorks Circular Needle Case – $40.00    Handmade in the US by CrippenWorks, this lovely needle case is a stylish storage solution for corralling your collection of circular knitting needles. The CrippenWorks Circular Needle Case fits anywhere from 12-30 individual needles, with...

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May’s Sock Hop is Here!

May 4th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Introducing “Sock Hop” our new drop-in club for sock knitters. Once a month, come get sock-specific help and support. Whether you knit ‘em cuff down or toe up, DPNs, Magic Loop or 2 circs, all are welcome! Hang out with other...

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May’s Featured Yarns: 4 Cotton Favorites!

May 3rd, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Warmer weather’s on the way, but don’t put down those hooks and needles! This May, shop our favorite cotton yarns and save 20%. Ideal for home decor items, you’ll love the versatility of both Kitchen Cotton and Nature’s Choice Organic® Cotton yarns....

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Product Spotlight: HiyaHiya Interchangeable Needles

April 28th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Hiya Hiya Interchangeable Needle Set – $82.50   One of our most popular vendors here at the Studio is Hiya Hiya – renowned for their high quality products – and we’re pleased to offer a full range of their needles, hooks, and...

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Happy May Birthday — Come Celebrate!

April 27th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
The Lion Brand Yarn Studio hosts a Birthday event every month! Who: Everyone who has a birthday in May! When: Thursday, May 12th, 5:00 – 8:00 pm What: Come with a friend for an evening of shopping. RSVP for you and...

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New Evening Open Help Classes!

April 25th, 2016 by Gretchen
We have gotten many requests over the years to make open help sessions like Sweater School available in the evenings and our recent expansion to three classrooms has finally made it possible! UFO Support Group will meet once a month on Wednesday, following...

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Meet New Yarns at Our May Trunk Show!

April 22nd, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Join us May 5th for a “New Yarns” trunk show! We’ll have a selection of garments, accessories, and afghans in some of the newest yarns to join the Lion Brand family. Meet Shawl in a Ball, Wool-Ease® Tonal, 24/7 Cotton and more...

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Join Our Weft Weaving Club This May!

April 22nd, 2016 by LBYS Staff
“Weft” Weaving Club Lion Brand Yarn Studio, Second Floor Thursday, May 5th 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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Ann Budd Master Class!

April 19th, 2016 by Gretchen
We are super excited to have engaged knitting legend Ann Budd, to come teach Knitting Steeks and Inserting Zippers, on Sunday May 22 from 10:00 – 5:30. Ann Budd was the influential senior editor of Interweave Knits for many years. Her...

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Our Neighborhood Favorites! 3 Coffee Shops Near Union Square and East Village

April 18th, 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! With so many wonderful options nearby, we’re once again focusing on our favorite spots to grab a cup of coffee...

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