Category Archives: Yarn Shop Hop


A Postcard from England

My husband travels a lot for work. I do not. So, when he came home recently and said he had been asked to speak at Oxford University in England, I looked at him and said, “I’ve never been to Oxford.  … Continue reading

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What Inspires You to Buy a Skein of Yarn?

Today on a little excursion to check out some local yarn shops, I found an intriguing LYS called Simply Socks Yarn Company, established eight years ago, first as an online-only business, then in August 2011, they restored a 3,500 square-foot … Continue reading

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St. Louis Knitting Shop Spotlight: Kirkwood Knittery

Last week, I embarked on my long- anticipated “road trip” to visit St. Louis area yarn shops. The highlight of my trip was my stop at Kirkwood Knittery where I was asked to speak during a special “Meet & Greet” from 7-9 pm on the March 15th. The idea for my … Continue reading

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Meet Me in St. Louis

Just a quick update on my trip– if you live in the St. Louis area, I’d love to meet you! I’m getting ready to kick of a little yarn shop hop tomorrow, Wednesday 3/14, with the finale at Kirkwood Knittery for … Continue reading

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