Cafe. Yarn. Friends

1162 Queen St. E. Toronto, ON. M4M 1L4
416 463 1162




  August 2015



Summer Vacation edition... short and sweet.

    Happy Summer! We are each enjoying some vacation time over July and August and are gearing up for a busy fall. The new fall yarns are soon to be rolling in! SO MUCH YARN! New lines, new colourways, new fibre. It makes a girl woozy! But alas, it is aaaaaalllll gooooood!

    We are, once again, heading into Year End inventory counting time, and we are, again, looking around the shop with a little trepidation thinking " that's a lot of yarn" ...sooooo we thought we would once again, run our...

    We Don't Want To Count The Inventory Blowout!

    We are clearing out the comfy chairs for the day



    Saturday, August 8th

    1 DAY ONLY! 

    20% or more off everything in-stock


    plus we have a few lines that we will be clearing at an even steeper discounts
    to make room for the new fall lines that will be arriving soon!

    In-stock Patterns and Magazines will be an inspiring 40% off
    so be sure to stock up!

    That's right... All Yarn, Needles, Accessories, Buttons, Fiber, spindles are 20% off!

    Make your lists! Stock up on your faves... Mirasol, Soak, Sweetgeorgia, indigodragonfly, Noro, Malabrigio, Misti Alpaca, Classic Elite, Addi, ChiaoGoo, HiyaHiya and more.

    there really is just too much here to count! (wink) 


    A couple of notes...

    • Our regular seating area and cafe service will be unavailable for the day.
    • Sale Excludes holds and special orders
    • No Purly Point redemptions, sorry, but you may still rack 'em up
    • All purchases at sale prices will be FINAL SALE.

    Doors open at 10am!





    Attention Sock Knitters... You won't want to miss this! 


      Join us as we spend an evening with Kate Atherley as she introduces her newest book: Custom Socks: Knit to Fit Your Feet.  

      Thursday, August 20th 6:30-9pm

      We all know one of Kate's favourite topics is socks and now we have an opportunity to spend an evening totally geeking out  about socks together while learning how to achieve that perfect fit!  Kate has over 20 years of sock knitting experience and has taught sock knitting for 10 years... this book is full of her wise and wonderful tips and tricks to make sock knitting a sheer joy! 

      Be among the first to get Kate's newest book!

      Tickets are $39...  

      and include a signed copy of the book,  a trunk show of the book featured Sock designs, as well as a custom sock measurement session and workshop about how to use this book! Not only that... you will also get able to enjoy a 15% discount on sock yarn that evening!

      Space is limited so RSVP as soon as you can to secure your space! 

      416 -463-1162



Fun, Fun, Fun...



The TTC Knit-A-Long is sold out and coming our way... Saturday, August 22, 2015




We are looking forward to welcoming teams: Orange, Pink and Yellow with Refreshments, Door prizes and a knitterly good time!

Get your pointy sticks & TTC passes ready!!!



      Coming Up On The Classes Front...


      And just a reminder... As usual we will be taking a class hiatus for the hot month of August. Look for the fall schedule to be posted in the last week of August!

Fly Away KAL update...

The colourway options are terrific!

Be sure to go have a peek at the pictures people are posting for their Ravelry Project images! If people have tagged their project correctly it will show up here! (link to KAL collection on Rav)


    NEXT Tutorial Sessions:


    Tidy Garter Seams : August 11th

    Borders and Corners: August 18th

    Bring your Fly Away projects and be entered in to a door prize draw for each session!




We each have been enjoying our summer with vacation time and much knitterly inspiration. We hope your summer adventures have been great and productive!

Keep COOL!


Happy Stitching!

Jennifer & Miko


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