Greetings from space! Here’s what has been happening around the shop this week as well as upcoming classes and events.
Binkwaffle Project Bags
Rib Magazine No. 3|Alchemy
Limited Edition Fringe Supply Waxed Canvas Field Bags
Join us on Friday, November 24th for Plaid Friday! Plaid Friday is a fun alternative to traditional Black Friday where you can support local, small businesses and enjoy the company of other stitchers like yourself. Better yet, both fibre space and Stitch Sew Shop will be 25% all day and if you’re in line at either shop before they open, you’ll also receive a coupon for 40% off one item! fibre space will be open 6am to 6pm, and Stitch Sew Shop will be open at 8am.
Experience all that Old Town Alexandria has to offer on Saturday, November 25th for Small Business Saturday. Small businesses help the community thrive, and they are the perfect place to shop for all your holiday needs and more! We will be joining in on the fun with a pompom and tassel station. Stop by and make your very own pompom or tassel to decorate holiday gifts. The event is free and you can drop by any time during the day.
Giving Tuesday occurs each year on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and is a day to donate to the causes that matter to us. Shop anytime with us any time on Tuesday, November 28th to have 20% of your purchase donated to our friends at Project Knitwell. Project Knitwell is an organization that brings the joys of knitting to those facing difficult situations, especially the patients and families of those spending considerable time in local hospitals.
Coming Up In Our Classroom!
Move beyond scarves and other flat projects with the Beanie Hat class on Monday, November 27th. This is a great second class option that will get you well on your way to your first hat. $50.
Add directionality in your knitting in the Chevron Baby Blanket – Increases and Decreases class beginning on Monday, November 27th. You’ll learn how to do common increases and decreases and also change colors to create a classic baby blanket. $65.
If you’re ready to try the fun world of knitted cables, check out the Intro to Cabling – Cabled Scarf class on Thursday, November 30th. $40.
Learn to cable and how to knit mittens in the Cabled Mittens class starting on Saturday, December 2nd. You’ll make a classic pair of winter mittens that will keep you warm and stylish all winter long. $80.
Never be without the perfect cast on again! Learn several cast on methods, both practical and decorative, in the Cast Ons for All Occasions class on Saturday, December 2nd. $40.
Rose Gold KAL
Sometimes we all need a little selfish knitting, especially this time of year. Join us for the Rose Gold KAL until December 10th to make a beautiful brioche shawl that really shows off gorgeous gradient sets. This project is knit entirely in brioche, but would make a great choice to expand your skillset. Don’t forget to enter your finished shawl in the Ravelry thread by December 10th at midnight to be entered to win a $50 fibre space gift card.