Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage: Restocked + new colours

We’re happy to share that Tosh Vintage has been newly re-stocked and some new colours added to our existing inventory. “Tosh Vintage is 100% superwash merino wool, with a generous 200 yards per skein. Working up at a versatile worsted gauge, Tosh Vintage is perfect for hard-wearing sweater and accessory projects. Each squishy soft skein is hand-dyed in small … Continue reading Madelinetosh Tosh Vintage: Restocked + new colours

A Sea of Madelinetosh

More than 20 huge boxes of Madelinetosh landed yesterday and by dint of hard work and a very late night by our extraordinary team, an ocean of Tosh Merino Light, Tosh DK, and Tosh Vintage have been processed, barcoded, and put up on our shelves. Let the mayhem begin! – Melissa    

Don’t forget, our Festive KAL begins tonight!

Join us on for a 2-week festive Knit-Along beginning tonight! We’ve chosen two fun and appropriately colourful patterns for the occasion:  Christmas Baubles by Mona Schmidt and Knitted Christmas Stockings by Joy Green.  Both call for worsted weight yarns and we recommend any of the following: Cascade 220, Rowan Pure Wool Worsted, Madelinetosh Vintage, Tanis Fiber Arts … Continue reading Don’t forget, our Festive KAL begins tonight!

Mark your calendars! Our festive Knit-Along begins December 8th

Join us on for a 2-week festive Knit-Along in December. We’ve chosen two fun and appropriately colourful patterns for the occasion:  Christmas Baubles by Mona Schmidt and Knitted Christmas Stockings by Joy Green.  Both call for worsted weight yarns and we recommend any of the following: Cascade 220, Rowan Pure Wool Worsted, Madelinetosh Vintage, Tanis Fiber Arts … Continue reading Mark your calendars! Our festive Knit-Along begins December 8th

Free pattern Friday: Cabled Knit Cardigan by Patons

(Photo: Yarnspirations) The Cabled Knit Cardigan from Patons is a ‘twist’ on the traditional hoodie. The winding cables on a garter stitch background make for a unique and interesting take on this toddler wardrobe staple. Knit with worsted weight yarn, this will work up beautifully (and quickly!) in everything from Berroco Vintage and Spud & Chloe … Continue reading Free pattern Friday: Cabled Knit Cardigan by Patons

Free pattern Friday (on Monday): Pathways Vest

As anticipated, we were so busy in the store due to our anniversary sale last week not much else got done.  Apologies for late delivery of our Free Pattern Friday post! (Photo: Universal Yarn) The Pathways Vest by Amy Gunderson is a statement-making piece which, although originally designed with cotton, would also be gorgeous in a wool or wool … Continue reading Free pattern Friday (on Monday): Pathways Vest

Free pattern Friday: Peekaboo Mitts by Abi Gregorio

(Photo: SpiderWomanKnits) A quick and easy pair of warm and cozy fingerless mitts knit with your favourite worsted weight yarn and 4.5 mm (US 7) needles. Keep them simple with a single colour or personalize them with bright stripes or variegated yarn. There are so many options to choose from – everything from Rowan Pure Wool Worsted and … Continue reading Free pattern Friday: Peekaboo Mitts by Abi Gregorio

Free pattern Friday: Shells & Tide by Veronika Jobe

Designer Veronika Jobe released a lovely new free pattern on Ravelry this week! Shells & Tide combines broken rib and a traveling lace shell motif in a large and squishy rectangular wrap knit with worsted weight yarn. We think this would be beautiful worked up in Lark from Quince & Co., Madelinetosh Vintage, Berroco Ultra Alpaca, Blue Sky Fibre Woolstok, or … Continue reading Free pattern Friday: Shells & Tide by Veronika Jobe

Knit-Alongs

In September 2012 we began hosting monthly Knit-Alongs on our Ravelry group page. For each project, we post the pattern link, yarn suggestions, and provide ongoing support within the forum. All those who show us their finished project by the end of the knit-along are entered into a draw to win a $25 Espace Tricot Gift Card! Please note … Continue reading Knit-Alongs