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Summer Schedule

Summer Class Schedule: Craft for Christmas in July!

June 1st, 2018 by LBYS Staff
Our summer class schedule is up on Mindbody, and we’ve planned with something special in mind… the holidays! It might seem crazy, but hear us out. How many years have you started your holiday gift list with the best intentions, only...

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New for Ann Budd’s Master Classes: A Payment Plan!

April 2nd, 2018 by LBYS Staff
If you’re thinking of taking Ann Budd’s upcoming Master Classes at the Studio, we’ve got some exciting news! Based on your requests, we’ll be offering a payment plan for each of Ann’s classes! We want to make her wonderful classes as...

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Gretchen's Classes

Take class with us in Pittsburgh! April 6-8

February 17th, 2018 by LBYS Staff
We offer wonderful classes weekly at our Manhattan Studio location, as well as our New Jersey Outlet, but our most frequently-asked questions is: “How can I take class with you?” For those of you in the Pittsburgh area, we have great...

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Lily Chin Master Class, Sun. 3/4

December 26th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Lily Chin is a Master Knitter, has won titles as the world’s fastest crocheter, and has been designing in knits for a quarter of a century! Her books have been staples on the shelves of yarn enthusiasts, from ‘The Urban Knitter’,...

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Knit Your First Lace Shawl at LBYS!

March 8th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Lace knitting doesn’t have to be scary! Come to our My First Lace Shawl class, and we’ll teach you everything you need to know to get started making beautiful lacy pieces. In this workshop students will learn the basic principles of...

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Start Your New Year with a New Skill: Socks!

December 8th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
When the New Year rolls around, you might be interested in adding new crafting skills to your repertoire. What about magic loop sock knitting? Learn this popular technique for knitting small tubes with a long circular needle while you get started knitting...

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Knitting with Color with Melissa Leapman!

May 12th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
On Sunday May 3rd, Melissa Leapman returned to Lion Brand Yarn Studio to teach two color work classes: 2 Color Double Knitting and Mosaic Knitting. Melissa brought everyone step by step from one color double knitting, to two colors, to working charts...

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Learn Innovative Intarsia Techniques with Anne Berk!

May 7th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
We are excited to announce that Anne Berk will be teaching in New York for the very first time at Lion Brand Yarn Studio! On Friday, August 7, Anne will be covering all aspects of her fascinating new approach to intarsia from...

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Use Charts to Customize Your Knitting!

May 1st, 2015 by LBYS Staff
If you’ve ever been confused trying to combine a surface design pattern with shaping instructions this class will teach you how to chart the stitches for your specific size. This workshop will help you use and adjust stitch patterns over any...

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Learn 2 Techniques for Perfect Toe-Up Socks!

April 27th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Ever wanted to knit toe-up socks but weren’t sure where to start? We’re hosting a workshop with two techniques that every toe-up sock knitter must know! Judy’s Magic Cast On is perfect for toe up socks. It starts you off with...

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