July 26th, 2014

Ready, Set, Knit! 365: Kathy talks with Linda Pratt

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This week Kathy talks with Linda Pratt from Westminster Fibers, distributors of Rowan, Schachenmeyer and other fine brand knitting yarns. They discuss new, Fall yarns from Rowan: Brushed Fleece with a collection designed by Martin Storey, Big Wool Color, a fun take on one of our favorites where each ply is spaced dyed before plying for great playful colorways, as well as Fazed Tweed and Rowan Finest both of which feature collections by Sara Hatton. These yarns haven’t arrived at webs as of the airing of this show but keep an eye on the Rowan Yarns page on our website for them. They also discuss some great new yarns from Schachenmeyer and the impossible to resist Rowan Magazine #56!

Rowan Knitting and Crochet Magazine 56 - available at yarn.com

Steve’s Yarn Picks :

Upcoming Events:

Northampton Sidewalk Sale, TODAY! stop in the store for great deals and specials. – In store only. WEBS is closed tomorrow, Sunday July 27, but the deals continue in Downtown Northampton.

Join us for the Shibui Mix Yarn Party  next Tuesday, July 29th from 6-7:30 pm – There is a $10 fee for this event, and space is limited so be sure to register today!

This Wednesday, July 30th from 10am – 3pm we’re hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive at the store. Please sign up in advance, there is limited space available, but walk-ins will also be welcomed!Visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS today to schedule an appointment.

Aug. 7-10 – Stitches Midwest in Schaumburg Ill

Stop by and check out current the Classic Elite Yarns Trunk Show.

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Sara

Marketing Coordinator at WEBS - America's Yarn Store
Sara learned to knit and crochet as a child and added spinning and weaving to her skills after being hired at WEBS in 2007. While crochet is her #1 love, she is also very fond of her husband and 2 daughters.

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  • BlueLoom

    OMG! That guy’s sweater on the cover of the Rowan magazine is really, really ugly!