Charity Window

Some of our volunteers holding up the colorful, cozy afghans

Our Warm Up America Seaming Party Was a Huge Success!

December 14th, 2011 by LBYS Staff
This year, we collected a grand total of 1,269 blocks for Warm Up America! Foundation. And on Sunday December 11, over 20 wonderful knitters and crocheters came to help us seam all those blocks into afghans. After 5 hours of laughing,...

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Help Warm Up America at Our Seaming Party and Get 20% Off!

December 4th, 2011 by LBYS Staff
Yesterday we collected our last afghan block for Warm Up America, bringing us to a grand total of 1,269 blocks! That’s enough for more than 35 afghans! But we can’t seam up all those afghans ourselves. We need your help! So...

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You’re Invited to a Seaming Party! PLUS Help Warm Up America and Get 20% Off

November 6th, 2011 by LBYS Staff
On September 1st, we started collecting afghan blocks for Warm Up America! (Click here to see pictures of our charity window when we first started.) With your help, our window soon began to fill up with blocks. As of November 4th,...

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Introducing Our New Charity Window for Warm Up America!

September 8th, 2011 by LBYS Staff
blank space Come by Lion Brand Yarn Studio and take a look at this year’s window display for Warm Up America! Giant skeins of yarn and an enormous afghan make this what might be our coziest window ever. As you look...

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38 Aghans Worth of Blocks!

December 18th, 2010 by LBYS Staff
Sunday, many generous yarncrafters joined us in our 2nd floor classroom space to make some afghans for charity.  We had experienced knitters, great crocheters sitting side by side with folks who have never knit before, but figured they could sew!  After...

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1408 Blocks and counting . . . .

December 9th, 2010 by LBYS Staff
Back on Aug 15th we began collecting afghan blocks for Warm Up America.  By the time our window had been installed two weeks later, we had collected 40 blocks.  This is were we began. Eleven weeks and thousands of yards of...

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Contribute to our Charity Window – Warm Up America!

September 3rd, 2010 by LBYS Staff
Share your skills with someone in need this year – Our Warm Up America window is here! Join Lion Brand Yarn Studio* and the nationwide network of crocheters and knitters who are helping to Warm Up America! From now through the...

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Warm Up America Collection – Starts Aug. 15th

August 12th, 2010 by LBYS Staff
Share your skills with someone in need this year. Join Lion Brand Yarn Studio* and the nationwide network of crocheters and knitters who are helping to Warm Up America! From now through the end of November we will be collecting 7″...

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300 Hours of Knitting and Crocheting in the Window!!

December 9th, 2009 by LBYS Staff
(Michelle & Gina buried in scarves!) On October 1st we announced we would be knitting and crocheting in the window of the Lion Brand Yarn Studio , to make scarves for Charity. In addition, we would be collecting donations of hats...

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