We felt it was time to bring Shibui to you.
On a visit to Tokyo’s Ginza market in 2004, Darcy Cameron picked up a handwoven bag dyed with persimmons. She loved the bag’s pure simplicity, described by her Japanese friend as “very shibui,” or “elegant with a touch of bitterness.” This inspired an enduring aesthetic.
Shibui Knits was born in 2007, in the basement of Darcy’s yarn store in Portland, Oregon. Faced with the...more
Trensetter will be sending us their newest sweaters and garments of the fall and spring from designer Jane Slicer Smith for one day only. You will be able to truly see the beauty of these phenomenal pieces and then order the perfect kit in colors that best compliment you. This fashion event will be accompanied of course by pastries and treats baked to perfection by our wonderful family.
Trendsetter Yarns was founded in 1988 by Myrna...more
We are very excited to bring in Woolfolk for a Trunk Show exclusively for our customers. It was very important to us to schedule this event before the SD Yarn Crawl so that you would receive priority. This luxurious yarn is so wonderful that after the Trunk Show will be stocking it full time. Enjoy!
Woolfolk yarns combine the highest quality wool with ethical, sustainable practices. The fiber they use, Ultimate Merino®, doesn’t happen...more
Join us for the 5th Annual San Diego Yarn Crawl! Our shop will be showcasing 11 amazing trunk shows from our phenomenal independent dyers. My mother and Deanna will also be dyeing an exclusive colorway from our very own shop line Ewey & Baatsy just for the crawl! Indie dyers Forbidden Woolery & Oink Pigments are also joining in on all the dyeing fun and will be debuting exclusive colorways for us at the crawl. Make sure you...more
Laura from Dizzy Blonde Studios will be joining us during the 5th Annual San Diego Yarn Crawl. She is a hoot! Hailing from Orange County, CA Laura is a small batch independent hand dyer who named her company after her dizzy blonde rescue pup Trixie who you can find pictured on every skein of yarn. Some of you might already recognize Dizzy Blonde Studios from the Lambie Toes sock yarn line...more
Soft Solutions is a pattern created by Eileen Adler that can be knitted up as a soft, comfortable, more affordable alternative to prosthetics for breast cancer survivors. Eileen and her co-organizer Arlene Shaposhnick have donated many “Softies” to hospitals around San Diego.
Soft Solutions is always looking for volunteer knitters so join in! Most women prefer neutral colors but you can you always add a little interest by knitting a...more