Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl!

This fall, The Knitting Nest is thrilled to be a part of the First Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl! This event features 9 yarn shops throughout the Lake Tahoe and Reno areas; we’ll also be suggesting some of our favorites routes to travel, places to stay and restaurants to grab a bite in between destinations. The event will run from September 19th-22nd. There will be lots more information to come, but mark your calendars now for this exciting event!

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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Halloween Hat

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Looking for a quick knit that’s perfect for Halloween? Try this adorable black spider hat! It’s a fast knit in beautiful Lena yarn by Tahki Stacy Charles, and will help you create a unique (and warm) look for an evening of trick-or-treating.

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Happy Halloween, 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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Rowan Magazines & Books on Sale!

In celebration of Rowan’s 40 year anniversary, we’re currently offering all of our back-issues of Rowan magazines, and some pattern books, at 40% off! This special pricing will apply through the end of the year, while supplies last, so hurry in to see what’s available!

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We’re also introducing an additional Rowan yarn to our inventory: a gorgeous cotton cashmere. It’s a perfect time to explore some new knitting patterns.

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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!

Gorgeous Shawl Kits by Artyarns

We love these gorgeous kits by Artyarns. They give you everything you need to make a stunningly unique shawl!

The Drama Queen kit features some of Artyarns’ most luxurious hand-dyed yarns: 1 skein of Merino Cloud and 1 skein of Silk Mohair Glitter for a touch of sparkle. It comes with 3 downloadable patterns (a Chevron Shawl, a Triangle Shawl and a Chain Link Shawl).

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The Taj Shawl Kit includes 2 skeins of Ensemble Light, a Silk/Cashmere blend in hand-dyed coordinating colors, as well as 3 downloadable patterns (a Triangle Shawl, a Rectangle Shawl and a Tunic).

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Artyarns’ patterns are very well-written, with expert guidance and lots of photos to help you along the way. So don’t be shy–this is a perfect time to step-up your knitting and create something unforgettable!

Happy knitting!

Knit Club & Learn to Knit are Back!

 

Calling all knitters and those who want to be! It’s time for another session of Learn to Knit and Knitting Club at LTCC!

Classes run April 25th — June 13th on Wednesday nights from 5:30-7:30 at the college, and are taught by Lauren Zebo, the owner of The Knitting Nest.

Whether you’re a beginner ready to dive into the exciting world of knitting, looking to expand your skills or just want to meet other knitters and have a lot of fun, this is the place to be! As usual, 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.

Happy knitting!

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Learn to Knit & Knitting Club Start Tomorrow!

It’s time for another session of Learn to Knit and Knitting Club, starting tomorrow at LTCC!

Classes run February 28th – April 4th on Wednesday nights from 5:00-7:00 at the college, and are taught by Lauren Zebo, the owner of The Knitting Nest.

Whether you’re a beginner ready to dive into the exciting world of knitting, looking to expand your skills or just want to meet other knitters and have a lot of fun, this is the place to be! As usual, 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.

Happy knitting!