The Yarn Stash News http://www.yarnstashminot.com Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:39:01 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 13 June 2019 -- Joyful Spirit Yarns http://www.yarnstashminot.com More<a href=""> Joyful Spirit Yarns</a> have arrived! We have a few gradients (merino fingering) and some MCN (merino/cashmere/nylon) in both fingering and DK weights. Heather is donating 10% of all of her June profits to <a href="">Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship</a>.&nbsp;<span>Camelot serves physically disabled, mentally alert persons who are seven years of age or older.</span> NDSF http://www.yarnstashminot.com Entries must be registered by 5 July. Online entry forms are <a href="">here</a>.<br />Entry drop-off is 12 July and 15 July, 10am to 5pm. Memorial Day http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed for Memorial Day. New Locally Dyed Yarns http://www.yarnstashminot.com Joyful Spirit Yarns Fingering (437yds/100g) and DK (218yds/100g), both $25/skein.<br /><br /> LYS Day 2019 Specials http://www.yarnstashminot.com Double punch day.<br />50% off&nbsp;clearance.<br />25% off Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride (bulky and worsted weights).<br />25% off Round Mountain Fibers Merino Fingering.<br />25% off Sugar Bush Chill.<br /><br /> Double Punch Day http://www.yarnstashminot.com Saturday, 6 April! Some exclusions apply. Vacation Closure http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed 11 April through 16 April. Double Punch Day http://www.yarnstashminot.com Thursday, February 28 is the next Double Punch Day! Louet Gems Fingering Sale http://www.yarnstashminot.com Now that I am starting to get the 100g skeins of Louet's Gems Fingering in, the 50g skeins will be 25% off. Shopping bags and linen/hemp sale http://www.yarnstashminot.com <span>Effective 1 February 2019, I will be charging for shopping bags, $0.50 for the large (grocery size, 14x13x9.5) and $0.25 for the small (10x8x4.5).<br /><br />Also, Louet's Euroflax linen and Lanaknits allhemp3 &amp; allhemp6 are 20% off through 31 January.</span> Sip & Stitch in Bismarck http://www.yarnstashminot.com <span>Beginning Knitting Class: Learn how to cast on, knit stitch, purl stitch, make a buttonhole and bind off. This class includes all supplies to make a coffee (or beer) cozy and instructions from dedicated local knitters. Information about local knitting groups and knitting resources in our area will also be presented. All this while sipping a beverage at Laughing Sun Brewery. What a great way to spend a chilly winter afternoon! Total cost: $27.47, limit 25 people.<br /><br />Sunday, January 20th at from 1-3pm at Laughing Sun Brewery (<span>1023 E Front Ave, Bismarck, ND).<br /><br />Get your tickets here:&nbsp;<a href="">Sip &amp; Stitch</a></span></span> Closed for New Year's Day http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed New Year's Day. 25% off Sugar Bush Chill! http://www.yarnstashminot.com 29 December through 31 December, get warm and cozy with 25% off <a href="">Sugar Bush Yarns Chill</a>.<br /><br /><br /> Bamboo FlexiFlips-- 28 December 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com They're here! Closed for Christmas http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Double Punch Day! http://www.yarnstashminot.com Saturday, 1 December will be a Double Punch Day! Closed 14-16 June http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed from 14 June to 16 June (I will be assisting with a class at the Sons of Norway convention in Bismarck). 24 May 2018: Memorial Day http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed for Memorial Day this year. 4 May 2018: State Fair Info http://www.yarnstashminot.com <a href="">Online booklet</a><br /><br />Important dates:<br /><br />5 July 2018: deadline to&nbsp;<a href="">register your entries<br /><br />1</a>3 &amp; 15 July 2018: Entry drop off days, 10am-5pm.<br /><br />14 July: Deadline to get your entries to me, if you'd like me to handle the drop-off/pick-up, 1pm. 20 April 2018: ChiaoGoo Twist Shorties & addi Bamboo FlexiFlips! http://www.yarnstashminot.com Coming this fall are addi's bamboo FlexiFlips, featuring a standard tip on either end of the needle. Same range of sizes as the regular FlexiFlips (2mm-5mm, US #0-8), $32 each set of three needles.<br /><br />Also coming this summer and fall are ChiaoGoo's interchangeable Twist Shorties. The complete set (12 pairs of tips, 3 cables &amp; incidentals) is supposed to be here come June, with the individual tips sets arriving in the fall. Using one 2" tip and one 3" tip, one will have needle lengths of 9" through 14", using Mini-size cables. The set is $100, and the tips are $22 each. 30 March 2018: Radiant Rainbow kits http://www.yarnstashminot.com The limited edition Radiant Rainbow Poncho kits for LYS day (21 April) are here! Both knit and crochet instructions are included, along with six skeins of Hikoo's Tiara. 26 March 2018: addi FlexiFlips, LYS Day Limited Edition Kit http://www.yarnstashminot.com <a href="">addi FlexiFlips</a>&nbsp;are finally back in stock!<br /><br />The Local Yarn Store Day (21 April) Radiant Rainbow Poncho Kit will be arriving shortly. This limited edition kit includes 6 skeins of Hikoo's Tiara and is only available in-store at your local yarn shop. 8 March 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Knitting tonight at Barnes &amp; Noble (in/near the cafe) at 6pm.<br />Also, we will be closed on Saturday, March 10th. 7 March 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed Saturday, March 10th. 5 March 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Round Mountain Fibers'&nbsp;<a href="">Botany Collection</a> (merino fingering) and&nbsp;<a href="">Drunk Yarn Collection</a> (merino fingering dye kits) have arrived! 15 February 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com The&nbsp;<a href="">Hikoo Concentric</a> for the April Progressive Needles KAL arrived today! Remember, you get 15% off if you you're participating.&nbsp;<a href="">Here are the details.</a> 2 February 2018 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Since 2011, I have been hosting an annual handwoven dishtowel exchange (join the Yahoo group <a href="">here</a>.) Towels must be postmarked by 1 April each year, and I will have them mailed out by mid May. <a href="">Here are the rules</a>. 26 December 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com <a href="">Zauberball Cotton</a>&nbsp;has arrived! Fingering weight organic cotton in Schoppel's gorgeous colours. 20 November 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Boye Ergonomic hooks have arrived! 19 October 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Silk City yarns (on cones) are coming soon! Starting out with Wool Crepe Variegated. 13 September 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com All orders placed after 5pm CDT today will be shipped out on Monday, 18 September. 11 September 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com We will be closed Thursday through Saturday this week (14-16 September). We will be open Wednesday the 13th. 10 August 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com The <a href="">Spinzilla fiber packs</a>&nbsp;from Dashing Mouse Fibers have arrived!&nbsp;<br /><br /><br /> 31 July 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Price drop for Louet Gems! The worsted and sport are now at $12.95, and the fingering is at $8.95. 27 July 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Knitting tonight at 7pm Barnes &amp; Noble. 25 July 2017 http://www.yarnstashminot.com Please bear with me as I slowly get my inventory entered and pictures posted. And feel free to contact me with specific requests!