charity

Our Men’s Night Group Raised Money for SAGE!

January 13th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Our Men’s Night group is not just an event for socializing — they also give to charity! The guys, in an effort led by Men’s Night member Robin Crutchfield, collaborated to put together a handcrafted blanket, one square at a time....

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Our New Window: The Spirit of Giving!

September 29th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Our newest window is all about giving. The enormous ball of Vanna’s Choice® shows off one of our most charitable yarns — a portion of every sale goes to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital — and inside you can see an...

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Knit and Crochet for Charity at Block Party!

August 18th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Do you want to join a new knitting group and do something good at the same time? Then come to our FREE charity crafting group Block Party. We’ll be making squares for Warm Up America! Bring your own machine washable yarn...

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The Princess, The Pea, & The Afghan Squares: Our New Window!

October 6th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
Walk down 15th street this season, and you’ll be graced with a royal presence! Our latest window display celebrates a whimsical fairy tale, while bringing attention to a charity that is close to us. Inspiration for the Window, by designer Juliet...

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Warm Up America in May!

May 14th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
We’re hosting a monthly charity Block Party! We’re getting together one Thursday each month to knit and crochet squares for Warm Up America. It’s free to attend! Just RSVP and bring your knitting or crochet— or purchase some yarn and needles...

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Rock the Block!

April 9th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
In case you missed the first invite, we’ve started a new monthly event called the Block Party and our first one was a hit! We’re getting together one Thursday each month to knit and crochet squares for Warm Up America. March’s...

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Start Warming Up America at our NEW Block Party Event!

February 26th, 2015 by LBYS Staff
We’re so grateful here at LBYS for the warmth of our community, especially in a winter as cold as this one. So we’re very pleased to announce a new community yarncrafting group: Block Party! One Thursday a month we’ll gather in...

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Thank You for Your Project Linus Donations!

November 25th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
Wow! We’ve gotten your Project Linus donations and we are just overwhelmed by how many we received. Since September, so many of you have made and donated an astounding amount of gorgeous blankets. Last week, we put together the whole collection...

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Last Call for Project Linus Donations!

November 14th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
Donations to Project Linus have been coming in all month and we’ve been so touched by how many gorgeous blankets you’ve made! It’s time for us to collect them all and send them over to Project Linus and the children that need...

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Lion Brand Yarn Studio Window Display: Knit for Charity!

We Can Do it! Knit (and Crochet) for Charity!

September 11th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
Have you seen our new window display? Our fall window was inspired by J. Howard Miller’s iconic Rosie the Riveter. Juliet explains: “Rosie the Riveter is such a cultural icon for women’s empowerment. Recently Michelle Obama, Rihanna, and even Kanye West...

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