Did you hear about Linden Yarn & Textiles’ speakeasy, old sport?

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We adore the shop hop at Linden Yarn and Textiles! One aspect we always get jazzed about is the theme of the hop and the promise of creative expression and interpretation it holds. We can all agree that F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby is one of the great American novels and it’s been a rich and vibrant starting point … Read More

Darn Knit Anyway – Tattooed You

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Another successful Minnesota Yarn Shop Hop is under our belt and we are gearing up for 2016! Last year the Shop Hop theme was “Inspired by Art” and we chose to be inspired by Tattoo Art. Our yarn was dyed by Sun Valley Fibers, a beautiful blue we called “Tattoo Blue” and a deep purple we called “Purple Ink”.   We … Read More

Sheepy Yarn Shoppe

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Colors, wonderful fibers, great patterns and creative knitters and crocheters make owning a yarn shop so rewarding. There is a lot of inspiration when you wander through the 400+ yarns in our shop. Check out our huge selection of yarns, patterns, accessories and books as well as the dozens of model garments and projects on display. All of our employees … Read More

Who has a Golden Ticket at StevenBe?

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Stepping into StevenBe is like walking into a two story temple dedicated to our love of the fiber arts. You’ll be welcomed like an old friend, invited to partake in one of our signature blends of hot tea or freshly brewed coffee and shown some of our favorite projects and yarn. Here at StevenBe, the only thing more fabulous than … Read More

Lakeside Yarn: Inspired Again!

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Every year, when the Shop Hop Ends, the staff at Lakeside Yarn starts wondering, “What will we do next year?” And we start to plan, even before we know what the “Theme” will be. The Shop Hop is just that kind of event; the shops put their best creative feet out for all the yarn world to see and our … Read More

New Owner Welcomes You to Knitting From the Heart’s 2106 Hop!

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If you haven’t already heard, Knitting from the Heart is under new ownership. We are so excited about this incredible new adventure of owning and operating a yarn shop! We have been busily packing the store with beautiful luxury yarns while still maintaining a fabulous selection of very affordable yarns. We just can’t wait to have our first Shop Hop … Read More

Unwind 2016

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Come and unwind at the Unwind Yarn Shop. Our shop in Burnsville provides a variety of yarn, patterns and classes. We have many samples in the store, along with our yarn, for you to touch and feel. Our styles that we feature have are classical with a modern twist. You should see that style in our pattern for the Minnesota … Read More

Double Ewe 2016

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O Frabjous day! Callooh! Callay! The Hop is almost here! A time to gather and rejoice, us knitters far & near. Crocheters all, young, old, and tall will find a welcome home. For fifteen shops bid you hello as you proceed to roam. “The time has come,” Ms. Kelly said, “To talk of many things: Of skeins of wool and … Read More

Lila & Claudines 2016

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I love stories.  Our lives are all about stories.  They teach us lessons, bring a smile to our face or give us something to think for days. This year the Minnesota Yarn Shop Hop is inspired by literature.  There are so many wonderful stories to listen to and read.  I adore audiobooks, they allow me to continue to knit or … Read More