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Pattern Review ~ The Stasia Dress by Sew Liberated

  Meet Stasia, a sewing pattern by Meg McElwee at Sew Liberated. From start to finish this dress was a joy to create. The pattern pieces and instructions are clear and easy to follow. I thought that it was very generous of Sew Liberated to include Tips for Sewing & Hemming Knits and I highly recommend reading the notes on "Fitting" if this is your first time working with Knits / Jersey. Meg offers a great explanation of negative ease.  The Stasia lines are simple yet interesting. The fit is flattering, ultra feminine and easy to wear. The most intriguing part of this design is the Basque waistline. The front of this dress drops below the waist to a subtle V,...

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We're having a Knit-A-Long

It's cold out there...what can be better then to spend time with friends to make this beautiful sweater.  That's right, we're having a knit-a-long (KAL) and best of all, we have the designer at the shop to help us on our journey. We're going to be creating the Moraine Jacket by Moon Eldridge as seen in Interweave Knits Winter 2015. It's on display at the shop for you to see for yourself.  You will need to be able to read a pattern, knit, purl, increase, decrease... You can purchase the pattern at the shop or bring along your issue if you already have purchased it. We are meeting Tuesday nights from 6:30p - 9:00p OR Sundays afternoons from 1:00p - 4:00p.  Date Day Event...

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Black Friday Sale

Join us on Friday November 28th for our Annual  Black Friday SALE at 10:00am Receive 20% - 50% OFF selected Yarns and Accessories Wear your DTK shirt or sport your DTK bag and receive an additional 10% your purchase Hours for Friday 10a - 5p & 6p-9p We have lots of Holiday Gift Ideas as well Can't wait to see you at DTK! all sale items are final

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DTK August News

 We've just added a bunch of new classes to the site! Go to the classes page to check them out. We've organized them according to skill level to help you to choose what you'd like to learn next! We hope you enjoy them... Click on the link here to see what's new at the shop!  DownTown Knits Yarns & Teas August News Letter!

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Spring is here... Lets get Started!

Don't you just love this time of year! There is so much color out there to inspire our creative minds and feed us with creative energy. Hope you're out there soaking up the beauty and planning your next project. The shop is all a-buzz with folks working on projects for themselves and gifts for the holidays...yes that's right, it's not that far away. Stop in and we'll help you with some ideas or you can visit our website for some beautiful patterns and yarn to help you get started.  ...and now for a bit of NEWS: Our May calendar is filled with all sorts of Classes for you to enjoy and prepare for the gift giving season! From beginner to experienced we have lots...

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