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2 days ago

Have some UFOs lingering in your project pile? Bring them in and we’ll help you decide whether to finish or frog! We’ve got advice on how to rescue a project that isn’t working quite right, or can provide moral support if something isn’t salvageable and you need to rip it out. It’s not late night, but we’ll still have a great time! ... Show moreShow less

Fifth Friday Finish or Frog!

March 30, 2018, 6:00pm - March 30, 2018, 8:00pm

Have some UFOs lingering in your project pile? Bring them in and we’ll help you decide whether to finish or frog! We’ve got advice on how to rescue a project that isn’t working quite right, or can provide moral support if something isn’t salvageable and you need to rip it out. It’s not late night, but we’ll still have a great time!

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Join us in some Ravelry Revelry at the Sow's Ear this Sunday! Purchase a pattern through the shop on Ravelry and receive a free 12 oz. cup of Revelry - a new merry and bright holiday blend from Kickapoo Roasters that's sure to deck the halls of the every palate! ... Show moreShow less

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Late Night Social

Join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month for Late Night crafting and chatting! The Sow stays open until 11pm and it’s free to participate!

Two Day Event!

Saturday, May 13 – Sunday, May 14

Yarn and Fiber Blog

Sugar Bush Chill

The Sow’s Ear is excited to carry Sugar Bush Yarns, a luxury yarn from Canada. The Sugar Bush range includes 11 different yarns, ranging in weight from lace to super bulky. Sugar Bush aims to create yarns that will “inspire knitters and crocheters to create beautiful hand-knit projects that they’d be proud to wear or […]

23.10.2017

Claudia Hand Painted Addiction

Formerly known as Claudia Hand Painted Fingering, Addiction is a gorgeous hand painted 100-percent merino wool fingering weight yarn dyed on a Louet base. Perfect for socks, shawls or special baby projects, this yarn knits up at 6.5-7 stitches to the inch on size 1-3 needles. Be sure to check out our store sample — […]

06.02.2017

Frog Tree Llambrosia

Frog Tree Llambrosia is a luxurious 100% Peruvian baby llama yarn. Llama is lighter, warmer, and less scratchy than wool, making it perfect for projects that are worn close to the skin like scarves, cowls, hats and mitts.  This sport weight yarn knits up at 6 stitches to the inch on size 5 needles. Handwash, […]

20.02.2015

Dream in Color Jilly Lace

Jilly Lace is a color-drenched semi-solid merino yarn from Dream in Color, a woman-owned independent yarn company that hand-dyes all their yarns in the United States. Jilly Lace was created as the perfect shawl yarn — a soft and lustrous single-ply construction lends itself to lace projects, and at almost 900 yards per hank it’s a great value. Jilly […]

15.02.2015

Dream Club

Dream in Color, an independently-owned American business, features 15 yarn bases in more than 150 colors. The Sow’s Ear is pleased to offer Dream Club, an exclusive Dream in Color yarn and pattern released monthly. In October, Dream Club features the yarn base Everlasting in a gorgeous blend of blues, greens, and purples with hint of yellow that […]

14.02.2015

Sun Valley Fibers Yarn Buddy

The Sow’s Ear is proud to stock yarn from Sun Valley Fibers, a local family-owned fiber farm with outstanding yarns. The shop also carries Sun Valley’s Yarn Buddy, a great tool that is best described as a lazy  Susan for your yarn. All you need to do is put your yarn cake or center-pull ball […]

20.02.2014

Zara Hand Dyed

Zara Hand-Dyed yarn is a beautiful handpainted 100% extrafine merino wool yarn from TSCArtyarns. This superwash DK weight yarn has a slight twist resulting in great stitch definition. It knits up at 5.5 stitches to the inch on size 6 needles. Zara Hand-Dyed is spun in New York from Italian fibers. The colors are lush, […]

17.02.2014

Knitcircus Cabaret

Cabaret by KnitCircus is a luxurious silk and wool blend DK yarn dyed locally by Jaala Spiro. The Sow’s Ear was thrilled to host Jaala with a special trunk show of KnitCircus yarns in July. While Jaala is known for her beautiful gradient yarns, she also dyes fabulous semi-solids like Cabaret. Cabaret is a blend […]

13.02.2014

Road to China Silken Jewels

The Fibre Company’s Road to China Silken Jewels is a luxurious blend of baby alpaca (65%), cashmere (10%), camel (10%), and silk (15%). Silken Jewels is a sport weight yarn that knits up at 6 to 6.5 stitches to the inch on size 3-4 needles. This kettle-dyed yarn is strong, yet soft with a shiny […]

11.02.2014

Sweet Georgia Yarns Panda Spinning Fiber

In addition to yarn, the Sow’s Ear stocks a variety of spinning fiber. Sweet Georgia Yarns Panda is a 60% superwash merino, 30% bamboo rayon and 10% nylon blend, making it soft and silky, yet strong. It is ideally suited for spinning into sock yarn. Panda is hand-dyed in professional acid dyes, resulting in good […]

09.02.2014

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