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Brooklyn Tweed Limited Edition Colorways

Brooklyn Tweed is releasing two limited-edition colorways on their DK weight Arbor base today at 10:00 am EST. The two colorways – Azalea, a brilliant red, and Viridian, a rich blue-green – add a cheerful vibrancy to the 100% American Targhee wool that has become known for its crisp stitch definition. Each color makes a statement on its own, but also makes a great companion color to one of the 34 colorways in the permanent Arbor collection.

Wool+ Whiskey In Ireland

Tickets go on sale this Saturday, July 20th, for Starlight Knitting Society’s destination retreat and tour: Wool + Whiskey In Ireland. From May 4-15, 2020 join the team from Starlight Knitting Society an 15 fellow knitters as you travel around Ireland, touring castles and taking workshops with knitting greats, Carol Feller and Patricia Cox. Plenty of knitting will be done between destinations and at the quaint accomodations set up for the trip organizers. Register this weekend to ensure your spot.

Indie Untangled Rhinebeck Trunk Show

Tickets for the 6th annual Indie Untangled Rhinebeck Truck Show go on sale this Saturday, July 20th. This pre-Rhinebeck event, located in the Saugerties Performing Arts Factory about 30 minutes from Rhinebeck, features a curated selection of 40 Indie hand-dyers, including Tré Liz, Cat Sandwhich Fibers, The Farmer’s Daughter Fibers, and Ritual Dyes, along with some festival mainstays like La Bien Aimee, Magpie Fibers, and Asylum Fibers. Tickets for a 2-hour shopping window between 10:00 am – 6:00 pm will go on sale on Saturday at 12:00p pm EST.

CAST ON: One More Stripe by Melanie Berg

A nod to the projects that you just can’t put down, this new shawl from Melanie Berg is just that. Use your favorite pack of sport weight mini skeins and a coordinated solid or tonal to move through this addicting knit that features thin stripes and frequent color changes. Short rows are also employeed to keep your hands excited and busy. Purchase this pattern through the end of the week and the designer will donate 20% to Amnesty International Germany, which has and continues to do applaudable anti-racist work.