Yarn Crawl Tote Bags: Pre-Orders Ending Soon!

Getting excited for the 2019 Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl? So are we! Don’t forget: pre-orders for the Yarn Crawl totes end August 16th. Please note that these pre-orders are to reserve your tote bag only; they will be available for pick-up during the Yarn Crawl at the shop of your choice. Although shops may have a very limited supply of tote bags available for purchase during the crawl, the only way to guarantee that you’ll get one is to reserve it now! These roomy, 100% cotton totes cost $18 (plus tax) and are the perfect way to transport your yarn during your yarn crawl journey.

Reserve your tote bag here! Happy knitting and see you at the crawl!

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*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. More details coming soon!

**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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Reminder: Reserve Your 2019 Yarn Crawl Tote!

The Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl 2019 tote bags are now ready for pre-order! These roomy, 100% cotton totes are the perfect way to transport your yarn during your yarn crawl journey. Order now and pick up your tote bag at the beginning of the Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl (September 19-22). Don’t delay: tote pre-orders end August 16, 2019. Participating yarn shops will also have very limited supplies of totes available for purchase during the crawl. Bags cost $18 at pick-up.

Reserve your tote bag here! Happy knitting and see you at the crawl!

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*Coming this fall: the First Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl! 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. More details coming soon!

**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!

New in the Shop: Gedifra Yarn

The Knitting Nest is proud to announce that we now carry Gedifra Yarns and patterns! This unique company was founded in Tuscany in 1922. Here are a few of our favorite new yarns, and a beautiful scarf design:

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Stop in soon to see more of these gorgeous designs, and other new items! 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!

Coming this fall: the First Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl! 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. More details coming soon!

Knit Collage Mini Skein Sampler Kits!

Here’s an easy way to try FIVE of Knit Collage’s beautiful yarns at once, without having to buy the entire skein: mini skein sampler kits! Free patterns for a knit cowl, a crochet cowl and a hat are available (other patterns are available as well). These kits are also ideal for weavers!

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Here’s what’s included:

Yarn A: Spun Cloud ~ 100% wool ~ 17 yards

Yarn B: Wildflower ~ 100% cotton ~ 17 yards

Yarn C: Daisy Chain ~ a mix of wool/mohair and sparkly fibers – content varies based on color ~ 17 yards

Yarn D: Cast Away ~ 100% wool – content varies based on color ~ 17 yards

Yarn E: Gypsy Garden or Rolling Stone ~ a mix of wool/mohair and sparkly fibers – content varies based on color ~ 17 yards

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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!

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Yarn Bowls & Yarn on Sale!

Just in: these beautiful yarn bowls!

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In addition, one of our newer lines, Fibres by Ramona, is 15% off through the month of March! This local company produces hand-spun, hand-dyed yarn, in a 50% merino, 25% alpaca and 25% nylon blend. Both kits and single skeins are available, in a variety of beautiful colors.

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Stop by to see these beautiful yarns (and the perfect bowls to store them in)!

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!

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!

Last Chance & Holiday Sale!

The Knitting Nest will be CLOSED from December 21st through the end of the year; until then all regularly priced items are 25% off! We have lots of amazing gift ideas for you, as well as other specials and promotions throughout the store, so hurry in soon!

Happy holidays, and 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!

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