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Drop-In Classes

October 17th, 2017 by Gretchen
Here at LBYS we have a broad selection of traditional classes for all skill levels where students can learn in a group setting. These are listed on the “Knit/Crochet Basics”, “Workshops” and “Master Classes” tabs on our website. But knitters’ and...

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Darrin's yarn bombed chair

Staff Show & Tell: Darrin’s Yarn Bombed Chair

October 16th, 2017 by Gali Beeri
Welcome to Staff Show & Tell, where Lion Brand Yarn Studio staff members like to show off our beautiful yarn in their own projects. Read on for expert tips and yarncraft inspiration! We sat down with Darrin to hear all about...

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movie night

Flicks with Sticks: Coraline is Playing at LBY!

October 13th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Place: LBY Studio Movie: Coraline Date: Thursday, October 26 Time:7:00 PM Price: FREE! (Space is limited, so RSVP Now!) Grab your WIP and come join us in the LBY Studio for movie night on Thursday, October 26 at 7:00! We will...

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Pippin Vintage Jewerly

Our Neighborhood Favorites! 3 Gift Shops Near Union Square and Chelsea

October 9th, 2017 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 around we’re focusing on our top picks for gifts. Whether looking for something for a family member, friend, coworker,...

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crochet cupcakes

Happy Birthday October Yarn Lovers!

October 5th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Celebrate with 20% Off in the Studio! It’s time to celebrate all our wonderful customers with October birthdays! If you were born in the month of October then come join us on 10/19 from 11:30 am – 8 pm to get...

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Sharon Silverman: Designing for Publication

October 3rd, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Becoming a published designer takes more than just good crafting skills. In this class with Sharon Silverman we will discuss how to take your crafting from a hobby to becoming a published author. There will be a discussion of tasks you...

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yarn of the month

October Yarn of the Month

October 2nd, 2017 by LBYS Staff
This month the LBY Studio brings you Heartland, Heartland Thick & Quick, and Jeans at a 20% discount! This trio makes up our yarn offering of the month, which means you can also find lots of pattern inspiration on display in...

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Open Dye Studio with Darrin

September 26th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Immerse Yourself in Color If you’ve visited the Lion Brand Yarn Studio you probably noticed the beautiful hand dyed yarn. These colorful skeins are dyed by our very own Darrin! (Hence the name, Dyed by Darrin.) If you’ve caught yourself looking...

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Project October

September 16th, 2017 by Gretchen
We are a community of makers and teachers here at LBYS. We know that when students learn new skills in the context of a project, there is a mental “anchor” for the new information as well as the opportunity to practice...

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RSVP for September WEFT & Come Weave With Us!

September 15th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
One Thursday a month we gather for “weft,” a group for small loom weavers to gather, create, and discuss their shared love of the craft. RSVP now and let us know if you’ll be joining us on September 28! The group...

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