25% Off Sale!

Now through December 20th, all regularly priced items are 25% off! Stocks are limited, so hurry in and stock up on gifts, yarn, bags, patterns and supplies!

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This Blue Sky Fibers hat makes a wonderful, quick gift!

We’ll be closed December 21st through the end of the year, so don’t delay! (And remember to check our website for the most current hours, especially during winter storm conditions.)

Happy holidays!

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!

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Knit & Purr needle set

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Knit Collage: another quick knit!

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Atenti Bags: perfect for knitters and everyone else!

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Small Business Saturday: Free Patterns!

In honor of Small Business Saturday (November 24th), one of our favorite yarn distributors is offering a special gift with purchase: for every $10 in yarn per brand that you spend, you will be entitled to a free pattern, of your choice, from that brand. Patterns will be available on Ravelry with a coupon code after your purchase. We carry the following brands that are participating: Noro, Gedifra, Concept by Katia, Lana Gatto, Juniper Moon and Araucania.

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Come visit us on Small Business Saturday to explore these beautiful yarns and to shop our holiday gifts and sale items!

Happy Thanksgiving, and 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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Last Call for Yarn!

This is it! The Knitting Nest will be temporarily closing while Lauren welcomes a baby girl into the world. We expect to be open this Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, and then closed through the rest of the year. So if you need any new projects, holiday gifts or other supplies, come see us now!

Please check the website or call us at 775.588.4015 to confirm our hours (and to make sure our new baby girl hasn’t decided to come early).

Happy knitting and happy holidays!

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Silk & Suri Scarf by Blue Sky Fibers

Cool weather calls for soft, luxurious knitting… and we love this simple scarf pattern by Blue Sky Fibers. Knit in silk and suri, this easy knit feels wonderful in your hands and is a pleasure to wear. It would also make a lovely gift!

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Happy knitting!

P.S. Don’t forget:  we’ll be closed the month of December, while Lauren welcomes a new baby girl into the world of knitting! Be sure to visit us before then to stock up on all of your holiday needs, and to see the baby bump!

Time to Knit!

Knitting season is here! It’s time to grab a cup of tea, settle in by a warm fire and start working on those holiday gifts!

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One quick project, for yourself or a loved one, is this simple hat by Blue Sky Fibers. The kit comes with 21 different colors in the new Woolstok yarn. This easy project will add a burst of color to your fall wardrobe, or make a lovely gift.

Happy knitting!

*Please note: we’ll be closed the month of December, while Lauren welcomes a new baby girl into the world of knitting! Be sure to visit us before then to stock up on all of your holiday needs, and to see the baby bump!

 

Atenti Bags & Other Holiday Gifts!

If you’re looking for gifts for the knitters and crocheters in your life, we have wonderful options, including many that are under $30. From project bags, to needle cases, to interchangeable needle sets, knit wear wash and books (not to mention yarn, because we all need more of that!), we have something for everyone. And if you aren’t sure just what they’d like, we’d be happy to email you a Gift Certificate.

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We’re also featuring one of our favorite items, Atenti Bags, at 15% off through the month of December (with mention of this blog post). These unique creations make wonderful gifts, for knitters and non-knitters alike.

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Please note, we will be closed from December 17th-25th, so come visit us soon!

Happy holidays and happy knitting!

Within: Knitting Patterns to Warm the Soul

Announcing a gorgeous new knitting book by Jane Richmond and Shannon Cook! You may recall these designers from their previous books, Journey and Island. This collection features hats, gloves, shawls and sweaters — lots of unique designs with fun stitches!

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We’ve already knit the Tread Hat using Classic Elite’s Chalet yarn. So soft to touch and cozy to wear!

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A perfect companion for winter knitting, Within is also a great gift for the other knitters in your life.

Happy knitting!