Fillin’ up on yarn!

What a difference a day makes!  If any of you dropped by The Knit Cafe during the last few days of the sale you may have noticed that the yarn stock – well…it looked a little low.
Well, no more!!!


We even had to stuff some yarn into the way-high-up-shelves, that you will never, ever reach even if you stand on tippy toes.  Just ask – we’ll get it down for you.


Representatives from all different weight classes are hot off the presses.  We got us some fingering (that’s sock weight), some sport, some DK , some worsted weight, some aran weight, and some chunky too!  Yarn brands that are tried and true; favourites like Cascade Yarns and Berroco, as well as restock of Blue Sky Alpaca Organic Cotton and…..

manos del uruguay maxima

…this ↑ gorgeous stuff is by the fair trade, cooperative known as Manos del Uruguay. It’s a beautiful soft, merino, worsted weight called MAXIMA.

manos del uruguay maxima

More Maxima ↑

mamos del urugauy alegria

Also by Manos del Uruguay and new for us at The Knit Cafe is Alegria.  It’s a sock weight yarn made from 75% superwash merino and 25% polyamide.  This super-soft and comes in pretty colours! 425 metres is decently priced at $25.

manos del uruguay alegria

Here’s another pic of the Alegria ↑.

Craftily yours


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