Seven Sisters Top Knit-A-Long!

Hello knitting friends! We hope this finds you healthy and happy, and ready to start on new summer projects!

Blue Sky Fibers is currently conducting a knit-a-long project, using one of our favorite yarns: organic cotton. The Seven Sisters top is perfect for summer, and an ideal project for adventurous beginners to more advanced knitters.

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Join us before June 30th, and the pattern is FREE (with purchase of the yarn). You can also join the fun on Ravelry, and enter to win a grand prize!

Contact Lauren for more details at knittingnest@yahoo.com, and we will arrange for curbside pick-up of the yarn, or delivery (depending on your location).

Happy knitting!

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Quick Knits for Holiday Gifts

There’s still time to make some beautiful, quick knits for your holiday gifting! Here are some of our favorites (these also make wonderful gifts for the other knitters in your life):

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Kits! We adore this slouchy hat and matching mittens.

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This 1 skein project also makes a gorgeous and unique gift!

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Beautiful colors options!

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The Blue Sky Fibers Lilydale sock would also make a truly special gift.

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We have many other quick projects and other gift ideas for you, so stop by soon!

Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, and due to winter road conditions, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!

Last Reminder: (End of) Summer KAL!

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Fall may be here, but there’s still time for a quick end of summer knit-a-long! Buy the yarn for these adorable Lilydale Footsies (available in both solid and striped colors), and get the pattern (and adorable tote bag) for FREE!

Hurry in by the end of the week for this special offer!

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Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!

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(End of) Summer KAL!

Summer is quickly ending, but there’s still time for a quick knit-a-long! Through the month of September, come grab the yarn and FREE pattern, and join us in making these beautiful Lilydale Footsies from Blue Sky Fibers.

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We have beautiful colors to choose from, in both solid and striped. Purchases also include this adorable free bag!

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Hurry in, offer ends September 30th!

Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!

*The First Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl is coming! From September 19th-22nd, 11 yarn shops throughout the Lake Tahoe and Reno areas will be featuring special yarns, free patterns, prizes, trunk shows and more! This is a wonderful way to tour the scenic Sierra Nevada mountains while stocking up for your fall knitting.

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Blue Sky Fibers: Woolstok

Rich colors, excellent stitch definition and a pleasure to knit… it’s easy to see why  Blue Sky Fiber’s Woolstok is such a popular yarn! Get cozy during these last weeks of winter with one of these beautiful projects, available in an array of colors.

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Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, and due to winter road conditions, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!

Ponchos!

One of our favorite, easy projects for fall is the ever-popular (and easy to wear) poncho! With so many gorgeous designs and yarns to choose from, it’s simple to create something unique and practical that you can enjoy for years to come. They also make wonderful holiday gifts! Here are a few ideas from Blue Sky Fibers:

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Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!

Transition to Fall Knitting…

…with these quick, chunky 100% organic cotton pieces! Each is available in multiple, beautiful colors, and will knit up quickly — just in time to layer on a little more warmth.

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Blue Sky Fibers Afton Shrug

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Class Elite Yarns Riptide Shrug

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Happy knitting!

P.S. Our shop hours are currently shortened while Lauren cares for baby Sofia, so please remember to check the website or call ahead for our most up-to-date schedule. Thank you!