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Create Beautiful Colors at Our Open Dye Studio!

November 4th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Have you tried dyeing yarns and want more experience? Come to our Open Dye Studio! This open studio is for those who are already familiar with the basics of dyeing with acid dyes. Not a class, but a group for yarn...

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Our Students Get Busy Dyeing!

February 20th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
We had a full house on Monday for our Acid Trip class! Students learned the basic principles of acid dyeing chemistry and were able to customize some of their favorite Lion Brand® yarns including LB Collection® Pure Wool, LB Collection® Superwash Merino, and LB...

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Class Spotlight: Kitchen Safe Yarn Dyeing

February 3rd, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Have you always wanted to learn to dye yarn but were too intimidated? Our Kitchen Safe Yarn Dyeing is the perfect place to start! In this class, Darrin will teach you how to make your own beautiful hand dyed yarn using food-safe dyes....

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What Are Your Crafting New Year’s Resolutions?

January 1st, 2015 by LBYS Staff
We asked the staff what their crafting resolutions are for the new year. Here’s what they had to say! “My New Year’s crafting resolution is to expand my reach — building on my rudimentary knowledge of crochet with a study of...

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Learn How to Dye Your Own Self-Striping Yarn

May 6th, 2012 by Guest
Self-striping yarns add excitement to any project, especially socks and shawls. What’s even more exciting is creating your own self-striping yarn with your own color combinations. In class we will be working with sock blanks that have been knit on the...

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In Her Own Words: An LBYS Student "Regular" Shares Her Story

October 4th, 2011 by LBYS Staff
by Kally Aronis Armed with Boye’s “Teach Yourself to Knit” booklet, size US 8 needles, and some brown yarn, I sat myself down on a bench at Columbus Circle with high hopes of learning a new craft. Two hours later, I...

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Dye Your Own Yarn!

February 2nd, 2011 by LBYS Staff
For all you folks who have been dying to dye!  Here’s your chance.  The one and only knitgrrl herself, Shannon Okey comes to the Studio with all her dyes in hand and a big ole cooker, ready to make your yarn...

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"Look What I Made" – Yarn Dyeing with Grace (and the gang)

July 5th, 2010 by Guest
Welcome to our regular Lion Brand Yarn Studio blog feature “Look What I Made”, where customers of the Lion Brand Yarn Studio, in New York City*, write about their projects. Have you taken a class at the Studio and then made...

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New Skills and New Friends

October 28th, 2009 by LBYS Staff
At the Lion Brand Yarn Studio we offer over 60 different classes and workshops, so there is no limit to what you can learn. In addition to our classes in knitting & crochet we also have weaving, machine knitting, and our...

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