The latest news and gossip from Knitters Mercantile in Columbus, Ohio.

Saturday, April 29, 2006

Spring Knitting

What projects are you working on this Spring?

Cotton sweater?
Last minute (or early) Holiday gifts?

Are you using cotton, silk or bamboo?

We missed seeing you at the shop! Come visit.

Monday, April 24, 2006

Book of the Week and...

This week, 4/24, we are featuring Lucy Neatby's "Cool Socks Warm Feet". A great collection of patterns for all the printed yarns.
we are offering you the opportunity to purchase our 100% cashmere at 25% off. Come touch and create!

Vivian Hoxbro at the Merc

That's right...Knitters Mercantile is hosting the internationally known author and designer Vivian Hoxbro. She will be here for a workshop on Domino Knitting and Shadow Knitting. Her workshop will be held June 17th and June 18th. On Sat. she will be doing Domino knitting and on Sun. it will be Shadow knitting. You may register for both days or just one but, space is limited so don't wait to call. (614)888-8551

Friday, April 21, 2006

Monday's Monthly Meeting

This coming Monday, April 24 from 6-8 is the monthly meeting. Join us for fun, food, laughter and knitting. Potluck style food will be available.

Lots of new yarns have been coming in, perfect for spring and summer knitting. Stop by and join in the fun!

Men's Knitting

Happens every third Wednesday of the month. Two amazingly wonderful men spent the evening discussing their current knitting projects and their next project.

Why weren't you there?

Another Wonderful Coverlet

Today, we received a wonderful bundle of blocks for a Coverlet for the Women's Shelter. The blocks were made and donated fromthe Blendon Grange #74 as a community project. Their project year fruns from Sept to Aug each year. The yarn is from left over from other projects. This donation of 63 blocks brings their total donated to 100 blocks used to create the coverlets and afghans.

A big "Thank You" to these wonderful people!

Saturday, April 15, 2006

Official Day...

Today, April 15, 2006, is the official 1 year anniversary. We thank you all for the fun we have had this 1st year and look forward to many more years to come.
Thanks again!
Sallie & Jan

Monday, April 03, 2006

Book of the Week...

Book of the Week, 4/3 - 4/9.
Crocheters, this time it's your turn. The little box of ...
hats and scarves, bags or ponchos and wraps are 25% off this week. This is your opportunity to take advantage of discounts for new projects.
Thank you to all of you who helped to make our first anniversary retreat a hugh success. Lots of prizes and of course, food and great fun. We can't begin to tell you how much we appreaciate your support and look forward to more anniversary celebrations in the future.