September 1, 2022

Fall Shop Update

  • A quilted patchwork bag in gold and brown tones featuring a drawstring closure.
  • A quilted patchwork bag in ruby and white tones featuring a drawstring closure.
  • A quilted patchwork bag in orange and black tones featuring a drawstring closure.
  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in gold and brown tones.
  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in ruby and white tones.
  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in orange and black tones.

It’s fall, y’all!

I love summer, but I also love all the things fall: cooler temps, changing leaves, PSLs, project planning, etc, etc. So basically, yay September!

All kinds of project bags and notions pouches have been listed in the fall shop update and are ready to find their forever homes. I’m featuring patchwork quilted designs in autumnal colors, there’s sure to be one that you “fall” in love with.

So wrap up in that shawl you knitted last year, sip your pumpkin spice, and head on over to the shop.

August 23, 2022

Have you heard about our new subscription box?

The text Knit stitch tees, T-shirt subscription for knitters.

We have something new launching this October that we have been trying to keep a secret… However, it is just too exciting to keep all to ourselves so without further ado we would like to announce the first Southern Skeins Knit Stitch T-Shirt Club!

The Knit Stitch Tees T-Shirt Club is a monthly t-shirt subscription of handpicked, super-soft tees all designed by Jenna! Our t-shirts feature super soft fabrics, unique designs, fun colors and a comfortable fit.

We have opened up the waitlist for the first Knit Stich box that will be sent out in October. These shirts will not be available anywhere else on our website so be sure to join the subscription box waitlist so you don’t miss out!

August 16, 2022

Porterness Studio is having our Birthday Sale!

  • A silver ring in the shape of a knitting needle.
  • A silver ring in the shape of a knitting needle.
  • A silver necklace with knitting needle and stockinette stitch cutouts.
  • Gold bar earrings with stockinette stitch cutouts.
  • A curvy silver pendant resembling a skein of yarn with V-shaped cutouts.
  • A silver pendant with a column of stockinette stitch cutouts.

Porterness Studio is having our Bday Sale. Let’s celebrate with yarn cake! Get 15% off our current stock with an extra treat for you, our “There Will Be Cake” enamel pin.

Receive 15% off your order with this code: Bday22-15off. The code is active until Monday, August 22 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Please note:
Sale code for in-stock jewels only
No code for needed for the “There Will Be Cake” enamel pin
Minimum purchase of $50.00 to receive an enamel pin

August 3, 2022

Project Totes, Drawstring Bags, & More!

  • A collection of three waxed canvas project totes in pink and blue floral fabric with drawstring closures.
  • A collection of two canvas project bags in blue, gray and taupe floral fabric with drawstring closures.
  • A collection of three quilted zipper pouches in a variety of fabrics.
  • A beige canvas sling backpack with a caramel colored strap in a geometric pattern.
  • A olive green canvas sling backpack with a dusty pink zipper.

Have you started to plan your projects for fall yet? Is there a shawl, mittens, or possibly a sweater planned? Why not treat yourself to a new project bag to help keep you organized and on track for the busy crafting season ahead?

SquareKnot Handmade has a variety of project totes, drawstring project bags, and notion pouches to choose from and there’s sure to be a perfect one for you.

Check out the full selection at
www.squareknothandmade.com

July 20, 2022

Notion Pouches

  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in cream and blue tones featuring a sleepy owl.
  • A quilted zipper pouch featuring a patterned fabric with rabbits in sweaters.
  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in cream and pink tones.
  • A quilted patchwork zipper pouch in cream and teal tones featuring a sleepy owl.
  • Three quilted patchwork zipper pouches in various colors standing side by side at an angle.
  • A zipper pouch featuring a floral fabric print with a bird and an accent fabric of teal color.

Have you checked out our shop update?!

Notion pouches have been added to the shop and they are adorbs! Each one is unique and features either quilted fun prints or patchwork designs. These handy zipper pouches measure approximately 7″ tall by 10″ wide. They are perfect for keeping all of your notions organized within a larger bag. A single-skein project such as socks would also work great. Head on over to the shop to find yours!

Are you looking for something in particular? Have a project bag size or style in mind? Want to pick out your own coordinating fabrics for that perfect bag? Well you are in luck! Did you know that SquareKnot Handmade does custom orders? We would love to work with you to make your vision a reality. Just send us an email to get started.

Find your perfect match at
www.squareknothandmade.com.

July 13, 2022

Cashmere & Coconuts Monthly Subscription Box! Now on CrateJoy!

  • A skein of yarn in blue, yellow, red and black with a blue bath bomb and coconut lotion in a white wooden box.
  • A rainbow skein of yarn with a mini chalkboard and chalk pen and blue bath bomb.
  • A cookie and sprinkles themed skein of yarn next to a mini Christmas tree with mini lights, a red peppermint shower steamer and peppermint lip balm.
  • A skein of yarn in shades of brown in a white cardboard box, with two tea bags, a light green yarn candle and a lip scrub.
  • Twelve fiber braids in various colors.
  • A skeleton holding a wooden sign that reads Halloween Mini Skein Box with a spooky forest background.

Ever since we opened, we’ve wanted to start up a subscription service for our customers. Who doesn’t love getting amazing squishy surprises, delivered right to their door each month?? Well, I am thrilled to announce that Cashmere and Coconuts is officially on CrateJoy!

We have offered our subscription boxes on a month to month bases through Etsy for some time, but now you can sign up for a monthly reoccurring subscription on our brand new 85/15 Sock base, exclusive to our monthly yarn club! Choose from either one or two skeins of our extra plush and soft yarn each month, on either fingering or DK-weight yarn! Below are some examples of what our boxes have looked like in the past!

New customers can take 15% off their purchase of our Monthly Subscription box!

Also new to the shop, we now offer fiber braids for spinning/felting! With over 20 brand new colorways to choose from, on our non-Superwash Merino base, we are sure you’ll find something you love!

Lastly, we have just released our Halloween Mini Skein Box! You’re sure to love this extra spooky mini set! Quantities are limited so grab yours while you can!

Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram for more special deals, shop updates and more!

July 8, 2022

Christmas in July is HERE!

The text Christmas in July Rudolph and Friends 2022 Advent Calendar.

Christmas in July is in full swing here at Southern Skeins!

Our 2022 Rudolph and Friends-themed Advent calendars are available for preorder once again!

There are six Advent calendar options available for purchase to fit everyone’s budgets. Each calendar option features 24 mini skeins of our beautiful hand-dyed yarn.

The elves have been working especially hard on this Advent calendar so be sure to place your order today!

July 5, 2022

Dragonflight Yarn Club – July Box

A skein of pink, white, and brown yarn and a pink ice cream cone. The text Dragonflight yarn club June box, Sunday Sundae.

We are so excited about this month’s subscription box!

This month’s colorway is called: Sunday Sundae! We wanted to celebrate summer and found the most adorable ice cream cone charms for the exclusive stitch markers!

With our subscription box, you pick the yarn weight, we pick the colorway. And as long as you are a subscriber to the club, you get discounts on the ENTIRE site! It is the perfect gift for yourself or for your favorite fiber artist in your life!

June 28, 2022

The Garden Collection from adKnits

  • A sticker with two red chili peppers made of twisted yarn skeins.
  • A collection of colorful pins on a wooden tray with a pair of black scissors next to it.
  • A light-skinned hand holds a yellow sunflower enamel pin with other out-of-focus pins in the background.
  • A stitch marker with a shovel charm sits on a hank of burnt orange yarn. Four carrot stitch markers are scattered on the table below.
  • A garden-themed sticker sheet sits in a woven basket with a hank of red yarn.
  • A sticker of a dark red chicken laying a yarn ball egg.

Get ready for summer with the Garden Collection! AdKnits, a line of nature-inspired goods for knitters and makers, recently released a new collection of summer- and garden-inspired knitting products. This summery update includes merit badges, stickers, stitch markers, and pins!

For 10% off your first order, head on over to adknits.com and sign up for the newsletter. And don’t forget to find us on Instagram @adknits!