Yarn Tapestry

Making a Yarn Tapestry for your home is a great way to use up extra scrap yarn and get something beautiful in return. It’s fast and simple just cut lengths of yarn and tie onto a natural tree branch or wooden dowel rod.

Add a piece of leather, natural string, or knit your own i-cord to hang your piece in your favorite room! If you are interested in making your own tapestry without gathering the supplies L & B Yarn Co. will be offering this workshop Saturday, April 15th click here to find out more!

Yarn Tapestry

L & B Yarn Co. will be offering this Yarn Tapestry workshop Saturday, April 15th from 10:30-12:30. The workshop is $30 and will include all the materials needed to create your own work of art. Participants will choose from array of pre-selected yarns in different fibers, textures, and colors. Each completed tapestry will be 18″ wide and 25″ tall measuring the width and length of the yarn in the final tapestry. There are limited spaces available for this workshop. Participants must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit.

Messenger Shawl

The Messenger Shawl by Stephanie Shiman is part of the Messenger Kits by Frabjous Fibers. Each kit includes 516 yards of the Mad Hatter Yarn part of the Wonderland Yarns collection.

The kits also includes 3 patterns; a hat, a pair of mittens, and the Messenger Shawl. The kit can be used as follows: knit two hats, or one hat and a pair of mitts, or the shawl!

The shawl if worked on the bias with a unique asymmetrical shape with mesh striping. The size can be adjusted by working the full pattern for a large shawl or omit the last repeat for a shawlette.

L & B Yarn Co. has 7 different colorways available in brights, neutrals, and verigated. If you love the pattern and have yarn that would work for this project just click here to take a look at the pattern!

 

Introduction to Crochet

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This $20 beginner class will teach students how to chain and single crochet. The class will be held Saturday, April 1st from 1:30pm-3:30pm. Students will need to bring 180 yards of worsted weight cotton, H hook, scissors, and tapestry needle. Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds. Materials are not included.

Mini Alien

This $20 class will teach students magic loop, increase, decreasing, and a bobble.  The class will be held Saturday, March 18th from 1:30pm-3:30pm.  Students will need to bring 50 yards of sport or worsted weight yarn, size 5 or 6-32″ circular needles, scissors, polyfil,10-12mm safety eyes, and tapestry needle. Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds.  L & B will provide polyfil,10-12mm safety eyes, other materials are not included.

Toe Up Sock

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This $30 class will teach students how to knit a sock.  The first part will teach the magic cast on method and increasing for the toe and the second part will teach the heel turn.  The two part class will be held Saturday, March 11th from 1:30pm-2:30pm and Saturday, March 25th from 1:30pm-3:30pm.  Students will need to bring 500 yards of worsted weight wool, size 5 or 6-32″ circular needles, tapestry needle, and scissors. Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds. Materials are not included.

Introduction to Knitting

Introduction to Knitting

This $30 beginner class will teach students how to cast on, knit, purl and bind off.  The two part class will be held Saturday, March 11th from 10:30am-12:30pm and Saturday, March 18th from 10:30am-11:30am.  Students will need to bring 180 yards of worsted weight cotton, size 8 or 9 straight needles, scissors, and tapestry needle. Students must sign up and pay 24 hours in advance for classes, cancellations will receive L & B Yarn Co. store credit only, no refunds. Materials are not included.

March Madness Sale

Time for the L & B Yarn Co. March Madness Sale!! We are making space for lots and lots of spring yarns. Hooray!! Starting today through the end of March we have lots of new 40% off yarns. The markdowns include yarns from: Debbie Bliss, Manos Del Uruguay, Lang, Rowan, Elsebeth Lavold, Berroco, Colinette, Tahki, Cascade, Ella Rae, Crystal Palace, Noro, Brown Sheep, and more!

New Berroco Nebula

This single-spun sport weight yarn features long-color repeats that create gorgeous variegated fabrics. The color combinations in this yarn are out of this world!

Each cake is just $20 and has a hefty 416 yards making it perfect for small shawls.

Addi Needle Sale

25% off Addi today through March 1st!! Come in and take a look at the Addi Turbo, Addi Lace, Addi Natura Bamboo, and now Addi Turbo Rockets. Located in Altena, Germany, Addi has been turning out fine needlecrafting tools since 1829. While other companies have moved production to China and other parts of the world to cut costs, Addi is the only remaining needle brand still manufactured in Europe that offers a complete range of needle products!