October 17, 2019

It’s Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus!

  • Purple bags

We’ve got our Hocus Pocus-inspired Bag of the Month collection shipped out EARLY! So you can get the awesome extras in time for Halloween! These bags are a glorious purple and black and have all your favorite quotes from the movie. This a very special limited-edition fabric only available in our shop!

Also: don’t miss out on our other spooky offerings, lots of fun Halloween-related items are in the shop. Stock up so you can enjoy the season year round!

October 10, 2019

Button Barrel Button Shop Now Online!

Red and black floral buttons.

Find antique, vintage, handmade, altered and recycled buttons at ButtonBarrel.com.

New designs uploaded daily!

In addition to a collection of vintage and antique sewing buttons, artist Duska Martovich offers a variety of handmade reproduction buttons as well as one-of-a-kind up-cycled and hand altered buttons in durable resins.

October 3, 2019

Sweater Weather Is Here!

  • Yarn socks in an orange fall pattern.

This weekend only we are bringing back our original fall fabrics for preorder!

These fabrics are knit and crochet themed and teeming with all the best things about the fall season (including a little pumpkin spice, of course).

Orders go live Friday, October 4th at 9 a.m. Pacific and end Monday at midnight! Don’t miss out on this awesome chance to support our indie fabric line and carry a bit of fall with you, wherever your road leads!

Orders will ship on or before the week of November 8th.

September 20, 2019

Eighth annual Kings County Fiber Festival in Brooklyn

Advertisement for the 8th annual Kings County Fiber Festival on October 12, 2019.

The Kings County Fiber Festival is an outdoor market for the fiber enthusiast! The setting is the historic Old Stone House of Brooklyn, located in picturesque Park Slope, on Saturday, October 12th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Aside from a variety of indie vendors — including dyers, felters, knitters, crocheters, quilters, spinners and weavers — the event will feature a talk and exhibit by crochet artist Nacinimod Deodee, moderated by textile developer Sahara Briscoe of Super String Theory Design.

We will also be collecting donations of handmade hats for the homeless.

September 19, 2019

Stranger Things Bag of the Month is Back!

  • A bag with black, red and yellow Stranger Things fabric.

Our Bag of the Month preorders have shipped and this Friday, September 20th we have all the extras on sale! These are our once-a-month, limited-edition bags and supplies! It’s an awesome opportunity for us to support and give exposure to indie artists and designers! We have four awesome fabrics to pick from! But hurry! These will sell out quick!

September 17, 2019

Fall is coming!

  • A silver stockinette stitch motif ring with a pair of wooden knitting needles.

Porterness Studio’s September shop update is filled with new adornments for your yarn lovin’ spirit. Here are a few of our new offerings:

Yarn Cake Ring With Knitting Needle Motif, Silver Stockinette Blanket Or Baby Blanket Ring with Knitting Needles, Pick Up A Stitch Marker Necklace, and Yarn Cake & Knitting Needle Pagoda Pendant.

Visit our Shop Update section on our site to see all the new and returning jewels.

Here’s a code for 20% Off all our jewels Sept. 20-23, 2019: Code: Rhinebeck20IU

We’re still taking preorders for our “Rhinebeck” and Stockinette Mini Necklace. See our last Indie Untangled blog post for details.

Free gift with purchase over $40 of black and gold Edison stitch markers. No code needed.

Enjoy your yarn cake! It’s more than fine to have more than one serving.
Take Care, Jen

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September 12, 2019

Patronus Mystery Kits are available now!

Patronus Mystery Kit graphic

Think of your happiest memory…

Close your eyes…

Take a deep breath…

What will your Patronus be?

Think of your happiest memory, and prepare for your very own Patronus quiz — we’ll artistically translate your Patronus results into a beautiful skein of fingering weight yarn, with a matching mini skein. Each skein will be individually dyed, so no two kits will have the same results.

Each Patronus Mystery Kit will contain:

(1) 100g Skein of Fingering Weight Yarn with (1) 20g Matching Mini Skein

(1) Expecto Patronum Sheep Patronus Sheep Squeezer

(1) “Always” Fawn Patronus Sheep Squeezer

(1) “Always” Fawn Patronus High Polished Silver Soft Enamel KEYCHAIN

A custom explanation of the Patronus you received, and the way the skein relates to the Patronus.

All packaged in fun, themed packaging!


September 10, 2019

Preorder for Rhinebeck Mini Necklace Now Open!

  • A silver Rhinebeck necklace

Preorder Information for Rhinebeck Mini Necklace

Do you need a little bling for your Rhinebeck sweater? The Porterness Studio Double-Sided “Rhinebeck” Mini & Stockinette Stitch Motif Necklace is the perfect complement to your garment made with your magical moving hands. The necklace is designed to flip as you wear it, showing off both sides.

Pre-order code for 20% off-

Pre-order price with code $100
$125 at the show with limited availability

Pick up only at the show- Order until Oct 6th, 2019
Use this link to our site.

Shipped to your home before the show
Use this link to our site.

Take care,
Jen of Porterness Studio

September 5, 2019

Downton Abbey Tribute

  • A green floral bag with a gray Downton Abbey lining

Get the perfect project bag to take with you to the premiere of the new Downton Abbey movie! Three Gilded Age designs with the option to have Downton Abbey fabric or shimmery gold on the inside, while supplies last! They are ready made and ready to ship, so set your alarm and shop early! Take your knitting and crochet to the next fancy event in one of these bags!

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