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STFA Epic Summer KAL/Holiday Shut Down

STFA Epic Summer KAL/Holiday Shut Down

Summer has arrived in Calgary and it is beautiful!!  We have had a wonderful and amazing spring visiting our yarnies at fibre shows and hanging out at the baseball diamonds. And now we need an epic summer KAL!!  Starting right now and ending on August 31...cast on your STFA yarns and knit like mad. What should you knit?  Anything...sweaters, cowls, shawls, mittens, socks...you name it.  Maybe an afghan! We will have a draw on July 1 for all our cast on items.  You need at least a few rows more than some stitches on a needle, but I'm flexible. August...

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Sea Turtle Yarn in the Wild

Sea Turtle Yarn in the Wild

I love seeing STFA yarn in the wild.  It is thrilling to see a picture or a post, our yarn out there with you, having fun. At a fibre show, the excitement is even greater when I can see the project and the knitter in person!  It is my favourite thing at a show.  I could hug all you knitters who pull a sock or a sweater out of a bag, sometimes still on the needles, to show me.  It makes me so happy.  Thank you. So you can imagine my delite when Valerie of Aveline Knits showed me her beautiful...

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1000 Followers on Instagram!!

1000 Followers on Instagram!!

Wow, how cool is that?  Thank you all so much.  I really appreciate it. To celebrate we will be having a draw tomorrow night at 8pm.  I will draw 3 prizes (and they will be awesome!) To enter, all you need to do is share this post, post on Facebook or Instagram.  Let me know which is your favourite colourway.  

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A Fibre Shindig Re-Cap and Shop News

A Fibre Shindig Re-Cap and Shop News

The Fibre Shindig was on Saturday and, as always, was a ton of fun.  I just love seeing friends and making new ones while surrounded by all that is fibery and fabulous! I also got a chance to see some STFA yarn in the wild...take a look at these two projects...aren't they gorgeous? Our two new bases, Aloha Lace (merino and silk - so yummy) and Makai Worsted (100% superwash merino) had a great debut and very few made their way back to the studio.  New colours will be dyed and put up in the shop this week.  I was...

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New Kits!

New Kits!

"On The Spice Market" Shawl by Mairlynd is amazing!!  Stunning and so perfect for our yarn sets... These sets will include one skein (400 yards) for your main colour. It will also include one of our yarn sets, with the first two colours having 130 yards, while the other 4 have 100 yards.   Perfect, right??  So many choices.  The pattern is available on Ravelry ... http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/on-the-spice-market  The sets are available in our Ridley Sock, Snapper MCN Sock and Star Fish Sock...  

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