July 28th, 2014 by tink
Y’all been hearing rumors about some new gal in town, Lurlene. And you are wondering who is this gal?
Lurlene is a 1963 Airstream trailer. She has seen better days, as she was abandoned in an Adirondack field for years. Poor baby. Even Chucho was sad for her. So we took her home and are loving her up.
Here she is after a deluxe spa exfoliation treatment.
Lurlene is getting a makeover: facelift, new guts, the works.
When she comes out of surgery, she will be a traveling yarn shop, visiting underserved populations across the northeast.
YARNstream. Coming to a roadside near you. Stay tuned.
June 28th, 2014 by tink
This just in:
Five notorious Beverly hooligans, in the glare of mid-day sun, crossed the Kernwood bridge into Salem. They brazenly carried a ladder. They were trailed by an investigator and a bomb sniffing dog. They proceeded to BOMB Felt St with Kool-aid dyed felt squares. Then they escaped by leaping off a high bridge and disappearing into the Danvers River.
If you see these hooligans, do not approach. They are armed with knitting needles. Call 978-927-2108.
Click the images for more detail.
March 8th, 2014 by tink
The Red Birds are singing, it must be Spring!
January 23rd, 2014 by tink
Y’all, this Polar Vortex is killing me. And I am safe and warm in front of the fire.
I read about this initiative in Ontario, where some kind soul is leaving scarves draped artfully about the city, for anyone who is cold, tagged with a small note saying this….
And I thought, ouch, scarves take a long time to knit! And hats more fun.
So, EVERY THURSDAY MORNING anyone who wants to have some tea and company and free yarn for knitting hats for those in need, come on down to the shop and cozy up on the couch and we will knit hats. Then we can label them and yarn bomb the world with them. Or at least Beverly. Come with your ideas and creative juices!
I am not sure where we will yarn bomb with our hats, but yarn bomb we will!
January 13th, 2014 by tink
Such stylish babes in the shop! Such pretty hand-knits worn with such casual confidence. Click images to see more…
Lucy rocks the knitted faux-fur coat with linen overalls and chunky boots, Judy uses the Luzia fur as an edging, and Alison adds a touch of leather to the Sasha wrap.
January 2nd, 2014 by tink
My sweet nephew… just finished conservatory… now pondering either law school or Musicology PhD. Hmmm…
Looks swell in his new TIMBERLINE jacket, made in CEY Majestic Tweed. What a cutie patootie.
November 19th, 2013 by tink
Chucho loves Anna’s new fair isle baby blanket…
November 13th, 2013 by tink
Y’all come enjoy the samples and the sale… 20% off all Knit Swirl patterns and yarns to make ‘em.
Now through Dec 9. Swirly party Dec 20, 5-9, special sales and door prizes!
September 16th, 2013 by tink
2 pound balls of yarn. Use #50 needles to make rugs. Or use them as exercise balls. Fetch Chucho, fetch.