Friday, July 15, 2011


This yarn is WONDERFUL!! Soft, textured, lovely... :) Found this shawl on Ravelry...It's on my list....

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Mama's got a brand new bag...

Jordanna Paige Trunk Show

The Trunk show kick off party is

Saturday May 7th 12-4

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Summer of Socks

Summer Of Socks

Ok, we know it is not yet summer ...but now is the time to sign up for our
Spectacular Summer of Socks.

You will receive:

3 spectacular sock yarns,
3 patterns
Some great gifts
And coupons!!
Featuring beautiful hand dyed yarn from Space Cadet; Lovely sock yarn from Sweet Georgia, and a glitzy sterling silver blend from Kraemer Yarns.

We will have an optional knit-along the second Saturday of June, July, and August 10:30-12:00
Class Fee: $100
A 50% deposit is due by May 28th. The balance will due by June 11.
Space is limited so sign up now

Back to the loom...

These into this......

Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian Crochet Workshop
Saturday April 9th 10:30-2:30

Learn the art of Tunisian Crochet with our guest teacher Janette Higgins. Tunisian crochet is sometimes considered a mix of knitting and crocheting. In this class you will be using a large extended hook to make this beautiful wrap. No crochet experience needed.
The workshop fee is $60 and includes the hook and the book. The yarn used for this wrap is about 500 yds of a combination of knit-along yarns to heavy worsted. Feel free to bring some stash yarns. We will also have some yarns that would be appropriate.

Show and Tell...

Keep you projects coming!! We love to see you finished creations...

The Queen of Hats!!

Most of you know our friend Rita...She has been VERY busy knitting hats! She has knit over 50 hats since December!!!! All with her stash!

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

What's New

New colors in the Nashua's cotton linen blend.

Marina! The newest version of the ruffle scarf.

Locally made, BEAUTIFUL knitting bowls

Temis, a cotton, acrylic nylon blend. The thick and thin spin gives great texture.

Perfect for a summer shell or sweater.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Betty's Back!!

Betty will be teaching a class on this beautiful felted bag on:
March 5, 19 and 26 11:00-12:00

Knit and Crochet Show

Cultured Purl on the road at the Pittsburgh Knit and Crochet Show...

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Thanks Grandma!!!

Gotta love hand knit knee socks!

Monday, January 03, 2011

My first attempt at "looming"

Leo: " Mommy, are you Looming something for me?"

Ok... it is not perfect, edges are crazy, a bit wobbly, but I LOVE WEAVING!!!!! I love mixing all the colors and textures...It is making me look at my stash in a whole new way!


I am proud to say we are now distributors of Ashford Looms!!! Stop by and see my Knitters's portable!!!!!