Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Great chunky yarn equals great

quick projects!

Hello everyone,

From King Cole yarns, comes this Chunky acrylic/wool blend that is just perfect for hats, scarves, toys and, of course, cowls!

I can really see these colours made up into a teriffic baby afghan...colourful, bright, soft and FUN!

Come check out the fabulous colours and the great patterns for a wrap  written just for this yarn!

Happy Knitting,

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Advent specials


Hi Everyone,

  I have always loved the fun of Advent Calendars, looking forward to a special little treat each day!! So in keeping with the Holiday Spirit and as a HUGE "Thank You" to my loyal friends and customers, I offer you my 2017 Purple Sock Advent calendar!

Happy Holidays everyone!!

December 1 ~ Friday.....10% off any spinning fibres.

December 2~. Saturday..........20% off any Red yarns & don't forget that tonight is the Candlelight walk and the Santa Claus parade. 

December 3 ~ Sunday.....Sock Yarn Day! 10% off any commercial sock yarn.

December 6 ~ Wednesday ......Spend $50.00 and get a Free Small bag of Tea.($5.50 value)   

December 7 ~ Thursday....10% off any Canadian yarn.

December 8 ~ Friday.......Roll the dice
and get that percentage off your purchase!!
This is also Merchant Madness night, and we 
will have Christmas tea and treats in the evening!! 

December 9 ~ Saturday........Take 20% off all books, magazines and in store patterns (this would be a great time to pick up the new Noro magazine!)

December 10~Sunday.........10% off all knitting needles and crochet hooks.

December 13~Wednesday............Hand dyed Sock Yarn Day! 10% off any Indie/hand dyed sock yarn.

December 14~Thursday......10% off all Madtosh yarns!! Great time to get that special skein you have wanted!! 

December 15-Friday...10% off any Juniper Moon yarn (we all know how beautiful they are!!) 

December 16~Saturday..........15% off all teas and tea related items.

December 17~Sunday...........15% off, yarn bowls and pottery mugs, (these make FABULOUS gifts!)

December 18th~Monday.........20% off any green yarn.

December 19~Tuesday.............Bulky Yarns!! Buy one, and get the 2nd one for 25% off! You still have plenty of time to knit up a quick cowl, mitts or hat.

December 20~Wednesday..........Spend $25.00 on anything in the shop, and choose a FREE stocking stuffer from our Holiday Basket!

December 21~Thursday........Sirdar yarn day, 20% off any in stock Sirdar yarns, this includes our newest yarn "Dapple".            

December 22~Friday...............ROLL THE DICE DAY! Roll the dice and get that  percentage off your total purchase.

December 23~Saturday..........SANTA SPECIAL! Buy a Gift Certificate of $25.00 or more, and get a FREE
bag of Christmas tea or package of hard candy($ 2.99 value)

December 24~Sunday..CHRISTMAS EVE DAY!!! ......Spend $50.00 and receive a free Purple Sock project bag ($8.99 value)  ********Please Remember! We will be closing at 3PM on Christmas Eve!*********amd will RE-OPEN on WEDNESDAY, January 3rd, 2018!!

  I hope you all have a glorious and wonderful Holiday Season...and just a little reminder that the specials are only available on the day listed😊

Our Christmas teas are now in the store come and get them while they are here, they are so good. I have added a couple of new ones this year!!

See you soon!

Happy Knitting,

Friday, November 24, 2017

i just love how this knits up!

Hello everyone,

Sirdar Dapple is a great yarn with terrific stitch definition.

This 100 gram ball in a 75/25 blend of acrylic and wool, comes in these lovely, subtle shades to make up into sweaters, vests, hats, and shawls.

I hope you come in and see ( and feel!) for yourself, you will just love it!

Happy Knitting,