June 25, 2019

Advent Calendars are coming!

Hello Fiber Friends!

We will have our shop update Thursday, June 27th! We will have two collections with coordinating colorways and… wait for it… ADVENT CALENDARS! You’ll receive over 2,500 yards of hand-dyed deluxe sock yarn all individually wrapped and ready to count to Christmas! You’ll even get a full-size skein to open on Christmas Day! Here is the catch: we have a very limited number available, so don’t wait to check it out!

We also have added customer rewards to our site! When you sign up, you’ll receive credits for sharing your referral code, celebrating your birthday and, of course, shopping with us!

Happy Crafting!
~Amy

June 23, 2019

Interstellar Yarn Travel Set

My Interstellar Yarn Travel Set was inspired by NASA’s efforts to colonize Mars and some of the things I would personally want when knitting or crocheting my next project as I travel among the stars. This small kit will contain three full skeins of either my Snug Base or Delight DK base yarn, an exclusive cotton tote bag, and matching set of stitch markers. Colors include- Sheep In Space (white with speckles), Stellar Nursery (blue with speckles) and Echos Through Time (blue/gray tonal). And I have dyed the colors so that they can be used together or separately depending on your intended project.

I will have a small number of each set available in the preorder collection on my website starting at 10 a.m. EST on Saturday June 22 through 8 p.m. EST on Friday June 28th. All preorders will ship some time in August.

June 21, 2019

New Twisted Work!

New work is here!

We love the shape of twisted yarn, they look like little sculptures. Inspired by the shape of yarn we created these sterling silver Yarn Twist earrings and necklace for your yarn addicted soul.  We also have a new “Knit” necklace to tell the world what you want to be doing right now!

This code entitles you to 20% off your entire order until Monday, July 1, 2019.

Code: TwistedIU20

FREE Grandma’s Paper Doll PDF Downloads, no purchase needed. 😉

Heart,

Jen of Porterness Studio

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June 21, 2019

Summer Pattern Sale! 25% Off until June 21st at Midnight, CST

Hi all!!! I’m so happy that Nutmeg Fibers is finally here on the Indie Untangled Marketplace!! I wanted to let you all know that we’re currently having a Summer Pattern Sale on all our individual patterns as well as Issues 1-3 of the NF Magazine! We can’t wait to share these all with you!

Sale price applies to patterns and magazines from both our website and our Ravelry page (https://www.ravelry.com/designers/meg-anderson)!!

Happy knitting!!

xo
Nutmeg

Summer Camp Sock Club sign-ups are open!

Swimming, hiking, sing-a-longs, campfire cooking and all the fun things from the summer camps I remember. Making sand candles and friendship bracelets, canoeing (and capsizing!) along the lakeshore, enjoying s’mores and roasted marshmallows. These and more are my inspirations for this quarter!

Sign ups for this quarter are open from June 14 to June 28, 2019.

3rd Quarter – July, August and September 2019

Each month, for three months, I will hand dye a unique colorway based on the current theme, on a sock/fingering weight yarn and deliver it to you.

You will also receive extra “goodies” each month. They’ll be different each month, and might include things like:

stitch markers or progress markers
tea or coffee samples, candy
notecards, gift tags, notepads,
a coordinating mini skein
and who knows what else…!

Club colorways are exclusive for club members and not for regular sale for three months.
Club packages are mailed out on the 10th of each month (or as close to it as possible) for the length of your club membership. The shipping cost is included in the price.

June 21, 2019

Sedona Lace Scarf Kit

Inspired by the red rock mountains in Sedona, Arizona, this design checks all the boxes of everything a summer knitting project should be.

1. Light and airy – This generously sized scarf is offered as a kit in WayfaringYarns’ Shangri-La Lace (75% Extra Fine Merino/25% Mulberry Silk).

2. Squishy garter and easy lace – with the easy to memorize lace pattern, you can take this project in the car, on the plane, at the pool, or enjoy it outside in your backyard oasis.

3. The price is right – ONE skein of this 2-ply lace weight yarn is all you need for this fabulous scarf, and the Ravelry download pattern is included with the yarn!

The kit is available in five color choices:
Apex – the ultimate summer color, inspired by my childhood home, also Pantone’s color of the year

Denver – inspired by the cool pine colors of the Mile High City

Kanab – inspired by the copper sands of Kanab, Utah

Prague – inspired by the River Vltava that flows through this amazing city

Disney World – inspired by the colors of Cinderella’s castle, backlit by fireworks

WayfaringYarns is Sweater Sisters in-house yarn line, hand dyed by Selena in Alta, Wyoming.

June 18, 2019

Dye your own yarn fade workshop

Take your yarn dyeing skills to the next level with this fun yarn dyeing class. Learn to create your very own custom yarn fade at this hands-on workshop being held Sunday, June 23 in Brooklyn, New York.

Each student will take home three 20g mini skeins and six 50g skeins of Merino/nylon sock yarn dyed by themselves.

Learn the basics of dyeing yarn, to create various effects like a hand-painted look, a variegated solid and everyone’s favorite: speckles.

All materials, tools and yarn needed for the workshop will be provided.

June 18, 2019

Yarn baskets for your summer knitting

  • Red and pink project bags for knitting.

Lying on the beach or sitting beside the fireplace, knitting is always at our side!

These yarn baskets, handmade in my atelier in Alsace, are the perfect companion of your knitting.

Practical, stylish and spacious, they can easily carry a sweater project, perfect to follow you around during your vacation!

Light as a feather, they feature three pockets and a functional draw string to close it up and keep it safe from falling.

If you are looking for the perfect, light and stylish yarn basket, free standing by your side, but also to transport your precious knitting and crochet around, go no further!

Carefully curated fabrics, along with modern colours, create a basket that is pleasing to the eye and to the touch, but also very handy with its colourful pocket.

The Super Gioia Yarn Basket is made up of a durable cotton canvas, lined with soft light cotton, two handy handles and a super pocket divided in three handy compartments, all in vibrant colours. There is no interfacing or anything plastic to making it stand up.

Exclusively conceived by La Cave à Laine for the knitters and crocheters, it is the big perfect yarn basket.

It can also be easily folded and used as a small carry on bag, always ready to welcome new yarn or groceries.

Super Gioia means huge joy in Italian.

*Sewing Nerd Alert*: the thread, 100% cotton, is always matching the fabric, so if the outer layer is red and the lining is yellow, the thread will be red for the outside and yellow for the inside.

June 18, 2019

Sheep to skein to the dye pots – 10% off Friday only!

  • A pink speckled handknit sock on a sock blocker.

This week my update will feature my All American Sock base in collaboration with a new sock pattern from Lindsey Fowler of Lost and Fawned.

Lindsey and I collaborated on this special design to highlight all the best qualities of my All American Sock yarn base. This base is special not only because it is domestically produced, but also because it is perfect for socks! With a slightly more “toothy” texture than my other fingering bases, this base will hold up beautifully for socks and offer brilliant stitch definition for all kinds of stitch patterns. The Wandering Lost socks feature simple and sophisticated lace and cables with a nod to a slow, soul feeding wander through the woods. The pattern is available on Ravelry.

This special yarn is available in several colorways on my website! Sample shown in Sassy Ballerina photographed by test knitter Ashley Shorey. Second photo shown in Sly Fox by pattern designer Lindsey Fowler.

Order yourself a skein or two this Friday, June 21st and you’ll save 10% automatically from your All American Sock order. This discount is only good Friday, so don’t wait! You’re going to love this yarn.

** Shipping delay in effect for orders placed between June 22-June 26**

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