The DanDoh Trunk Show has been extended through Monday! The AMGEN Women’s Race is currently traveling around our lake and through our mountains, closing some roads during the next few days. So we’ve decided to extend the trunk show, and to update our store hours. Check the website for the latest information, but be sure to come in by Monday to catch all of these beautiful samples and yarns!
There are only a few days left of the DanDoh trunk show! Stop by the shop by this Friday to see a large selection of knit samples and gorgeous Cotton Tape and Cotton Fine colors!
Between May 7th and 15th, The Knitting Nest will be hosting a DanDoh trunk show, featuring many yarns and patterns from this exciting company.
Perfect for hot summer days, these lightweight projects shine in beautiful cotton, silk and linen. Many of the patterns look much more complicated than they really are, so don’t be afraid to explore some new styles of knitting or crochet!
Find more information here, or just stop by and explore! Hope to see you there!
Mark your calendar: we have an exciting trunk show coming to The Knitting Nest between May 7th and 15th!
Here’s the story: Each year, we attend a yarn show in January, to discover all the latest designs and fibers. As you might imagine, we are surround by absolutely gorgeous knit and crochet items–in the company booths, on displays and on the shop owners and designers who are attending the show. This year, one woman’s knit cover-up was so gorgeous we stopped her to compliment it. And we’re so glad we did, because we discovered that it was her own design, and that she is the owner of DanDoh, a truly unique and modern yarn company!
DanDoh projects are perfect summer knitting, featuring yarns in cotton, linen and silk. We think you’ll love all of the patterns, and we’ll be featuring many knit and crochet samples (as well as a large array of color choices) during the trunk show.
Hope to see you there!
This May, Interweaves Escapes is hosting a 4 day knitting retreat in our own beautiful Lake Tahoe! This will be a one-of-a-kind, all-inclusive knitting event, featuring two workshops with designer Chris Bylsma, accommodations at Sunnyside Resort, gourmet meals… and an excursion to The Knitting Nest!
The retreat will take place May 5-8th; more information can be found here. But don’t delay: registration closes April 1st and there are only a few spots left!
Hope to see you there and happy knitting!
Join Knit Collage on their latest knit-a-long! Choose either the Sanctuary Pillow or the Dash Shawl (or both!). To really kick things off, we’re offering all Knit Collage yarns at 20% off now through Wednesday, March 22nd (just mention this blog post to receive the discount). Stop by and check out all of the beautiful colors! You can also find more information about the knit-a-long — including prizes you can win and ways you can share photos of your knitting — on the Knit Collage website. Happy knitting and come knit-a-long with us!
Our next session of the Lake Tahoe Community College Knitting Club and Learn to Knit classes are starting soon! These sessions begin November 2nd and run through December 14th. All classes are on Wednesday nights from 5:30-7:30.
These sessions are a lot of fun, and a wonderful way to work on challenging knitting projects, learn some new skills, meet other knitters and get whatever help you need. Plus, all enrolled members receive a special discount at The Knitting Nest throughout the session! For more information and to sign-up, visit the LTCC Connect website.