Socks with ArtFil

I just started knitting socks with Belle by ArtFil. The colour I used for my socks is an exclusive colour just for Wool N Things.
Great yarn for shawls, hats and scarves!

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Alpaca Soft Cowl

Beautiful soft cowl that can be worn many ways… just used your imagination! We have 15 colours to choose from in the new Alpaca Soft DK by Rowan.

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Valley Tweed

Valley Tweed is make in Yorkshire… the home of Rowan! It comes in 50g hanks with an approximate length of 207 metres (226 yards).

It knits beautifully… come see the Bradfield scarf I just finished knitting

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Cashmere!!

Cashmere Tweed by Rowan is made with 80% Merino wool and 20% Cashmere with a gauge of 22 sts per 10 cm. It is extremely soft and the colours are absolutely stunning.

The pattern booklet is arriving soon and the patterns are also available separately on Revelry!

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Hudson Bay Cowl

Blue Sky Fibers calls is the “Albany Alpaca Cowl”, but as Canadians, we like to refer to it as the “Hudson Bay Cowl”. It is knitted with the really soft Baby Alpaca by Blue Sky… we have all the colours in stock!

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“Belle” has arrived!

My order of “Belle” by ArtFil has finally arrived. We have over 20 colours and 1 colour exclusive to Wool N’Things. It is great for socks because it contains nylon, but this merino/nylon fingering yarn can be used to knit anything you wish!
ArtFil is based in Laval, Quebec. They use an Eco-friendly method of dyeing yarn by using 80% less water and 60% less energy than the traditional dyeing method.

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BIO Merino by Schoppel

I’m always on the lookout from unusual yarns and colours and this one fits the bill… it is a felted yarn with GOTS certified wool from Patagonia mixed with linen from France. The colours are absolutely beautiful!

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July Sidewalk Sale this Saturday!

Wool N’ Things will be having a 1-Day Sidewalk Sale on Saturday, July 22, 2017…up to 70% off discontinued yarns.

Also, all items in the store will be 15% off the regular prices!

See you Saturday – we’re open from 10am – 5pm!

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Itty-Bitty is here too!

‘Itty- Bitty’ is another yarn from Sugar Bush, made in Italy, as well:

– Fingering weight with a gauge of 27-32 sts per 10cm on a range of needle sizes, 2.25 – 3.25mm.

– Composed of 65% fine superwash merino, 10% cashmere and 25% nylon, so ideal for sock knitting, as well as, scarfs, sweaters, etc…

– Available in solid and variegated colours.

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Believe us – the name suits the yarn!

New yarn from Sugar Bush, called ‘Bliss’, believe me the name suits the yarn;

 

–   Very soft yarn made in Italy and composed of 70% extra fine merino, 20% mulberry silk and 10% cashmere
–    Gauge 23 – 26 sts per 10cm
–  Needles 3.25mm to 3.75mm.

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Hand knit cotton by Rowan

New in the store!!!!

Selected by Kaffe Fassett, fifteen bright and colourful shades make up the new limited edition palette of Hand knit cotton by Rowan.

The pattern booklet is free with purchase and contains 7 designs by Kaffe Fassett.
Rowan magazine 61 and the new Crush book by Kim Hargreaves also contains many patterns using Hand knit cotton.

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NEW Yarns in store!

So exciting – we just got these new yarns in store!
Lunar (60 merino / 40 mulberry silk) and Reed (100 linen) by Shibui!

Gorgeous yarns, you just have to come and see and touch!

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Marble Chunky Baby Blankets

I have been playing around with different stitches to create baby blankets with Marble Chunky.
The two blankets in the photo are knitted with 2 balls of this yarn and best of all, the patterns are free with purchase of Marble Chunky.
Happy knitting!
xox - Gisele (Store Owner)
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