This week Kathy talks with Trisha about the newest book from Soho, Noro Silk Garden, the 20th Anniversary Collection.
This book contains a beautiful forward by Mr. Noro about the importance of silk in Japan and the creation of this iconic yarn, as well as 30 patterns in Silk Garden, Silk Garden Lite, Silk Garden Sock and Silk Garden Solo.
Steve’s Yarn Picks of the week:
- Zen Yarn Garden – Potato Chip Cowl kit
- Lorna’s Laces String Quintet sets
- Debbie Bliss Rialto Luxury Sock
- Debbie Bliss Mugs!
- Sweetgeorgia Bulletproof Sock
- Classic Elite Adelaide
- Plymouth Baby Alpaca Grande – Disc Colors
- Encore Colorspun – Disc Colors
- K1C2 Pea Pods – Closeout
Flashsale – An additional 20% off all Closeouts and Grandpa’s Garage Sale yarns Sunday and Monday ONLY! Check the site and stop by the store.
Welcoming the Stranger: Building Understanding through Community Based Art. Kathy interviewed the founder, Jo Israelson, last year, listen now.
Seeking donations of hand spun or wool yarns - any gauge, any color, at least 42” in length – to weave additional panels to enlarge “Abraham’s Tent” at the North Carolina Folklife Festival. DEADLINE for receipt of the yarn: July 1 – September 1, 2016. Please send your yarn (and include your name, email address and your family’s country of origin) to:
Welcoming the Stranger
Guilford College Art Gallery
5800 West Friendly Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27410
ATTN: Jo Israelson
Join us for our Spinshops on July 17th 10-4, sign up now!
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