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Learn New Knitting Techniques This Month!

April 4th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
The weather may be getting warmer, but that’s no reason to stop knitting! Come by the Studio and take one of our knitting classes during the month of April — keep your skills up year round! You can learn cool new...

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Learn Many Different Cast Ons and Bind Offs at the Studio

March 21st, 2017 by LBYS Staff
There are several ways to cast on (CO) and bind off (BO) in knitting, but many of us never use more than a couple of the basics. The CO and BO are the foundations of every project, so why don’t we...

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Our Spring Class Schedule is Available Now!

March 16th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Despite the icy slush on the streets of New York, spring is, in fact, coming. And now we’ve got our spring schedule available for you! Some notable classes include: Crochet Shell — 3 sessions: Wednesdays, April 26, May 10, and May...

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What Supplies Do You Need When You’re Learning to Knit or Crochet?

February 14th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
When you’re just starting out with a new craft, it can be daunting to know what supplies you need. You stand in the yarn aisle of your local craft store and everything seems overwhelming. Acrylic? Wool? What the heck does worsted...

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Learn to Knit with Knitting Basics Intensive!

August 29th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Do you wish you could knit but don’t know where to begin? We can help with that! Our Knitting Basics Intensive course will teach you everything you need to know to get started with the craft. In this fast-paced 4 week...

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Learn a New Skill with Our Knitting and Crochet Basics Courses!

August 25th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Never picked up a hook or needles? The Lion Brand Yarn Studio is excited to offer 4-week courses for beginners this fall! Choose your craft and enroll in either Knitting Basics or Crochet Basics for only $100. Each 4 week session...

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8 Classes from Our Summer Schedule!

May 13th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Our Summer Class & Workshop schedule is live and our popular Yarniversity Package is on sale now! For $175 you can take 5 workshops* between June 1 & August 31. Check out these new classes: Hairpin Lace Monday, June 8 &...

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Kids Learn to Knit at the Lion Brand Yarn Studio!

March 11th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Did you know that the Lion Brand Yarn Studio offers private beginner knit and crochet lessons for children? Shira has taught everyone from six to 86! She describes the class and the joy of teaching! I learned to knit when I...

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Learn to Make Socks using Magic Loop!

February 24th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Spring is coming (I promise!) and after that: Summer! Summer is a great time for sock knitting because you don’t have a lap full of wool and one pair of socks can provide hours of happy knitting entertainment in a compact...

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6 Classes from our Spring Schedule!

February 6th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Our Spring schedule is out and we have some new classes we’re excited to offer this season! For crocheters, the four week Basics course will get you started on your journey with a solid understanding of crochet stitches and how to form...

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