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LYS Reviews: Newbury Yarns and Knit and Needlepoint

Yesterday afternoon, I found myself strolling down Newbury Street, a rare occurance these days.   However, it was Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s, and who can resist free ice cream?  For those of you who are unfamiliar with Newbury … Continue reading

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LYS Review: Stitch House Dorchester

Ok, so I’m finally getting around to my favorite one of the bunch: Stitch House Dorchester.   This store is a real gem.  I remember, shortly after they opened, hearing from my mother that there was a new yarn store on … Continue reading

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Adventures in steeks!

Well, I did it!  I steeked armholes for a sweater.   Yesterday I went to Stitch House Dorchester, where the lovely Katie helped convince me I really could cut my knitting.  I got there at noon, and left at three with … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Yarn Trip

Two weeks ago, Dawn brought me to her favorite yarn store, Yarn and Fiber Company, in Derry, NH.  It was huge!  I was mostly blown away by the size and variety of yarns.  There’s no way a city yarn store … Continue reading

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LYS Review: Woolcott & Company

Located in Harvard Square, Woolcott & Co.   (or just Woolcott for short) is one of the very few shops that keeps me coming back to Harvard Square at all since much of the square has been taken over by chain … Continue reading

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LYS Review: Windsor Button

With all the lovely yarn shops around, each one really needs to find its niche in order to be successful.  Windsor Button‘s is definitely their button and notion selection.  Seriously, if you need a button of any sort this should … Continue reading

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Local Yarn Stores — A Series of Reviews

Dawn and Asher have asked me to write reviews of the many public transit accessible yarn stores in Boston.  Considering how far some people have to drive to get to a yarn store, we really are quite lucky in the … Continue reading

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