LAST MINUTE GIFT PROJECTS
Now’s the time when we search for last minute project ideas. Here are some of my favorites. All of the patterns and materials to make them can be found here at HYS:
- Hitchhiker Scarf in String Theory Bluestocking
- Felted Slippers in Cascade Lana Grande
- Quick Dog Coat in Schachenmayr Lumio
- Convertible Fenway Mitts in Rowan Felted Tweed
- Clockwork Scarf in KFI Painted Desert and Cascade Heritage
- 3 Button Wrap in Noro Silk Garden
- Garter Yoke Baby Cardi in Cascade Cherub Aran
- Fane Hat in Berroco Boboli Lace
- Basic socks in any one of our gorgeous sock yarns
Wishing you all a safe and happy holiday season!
What You’ll Always Find at HYS
Hook Yarn and Stitcher provides an inviting, comfortable area to sit and knit, many of your favorite knitting, crocheting and needlepoint supplies, helpful staff, classroom space (check out our Class and Workshop Schedule, Nov-Dec 2013, a cup of tea or coffee, and a restroom!
Project of the Month Club
Are you a frequent knitter or crocheter? Are you looking for project ideas and discounts? If so, the Project of the Month Club is for you! Click POMC Guidelines for more information and help support your local yarn shop!
Participate in our current charity project!
Choose your favorite date from the perpetual calendar of 365 Knitting Stitches and make up a 4″ swatch. Swatches will be sewn into an afghan that will be raffled off with proceeds benefiting Maine Women’s Shelters. For more details, click guidelines for swatches. Thank you for supporting this worthy organization!
Meanwhile, be inspired!
Explore your creativity and artistic expression. Our prices are affordable, and we offer a comfy, cozy and welcoming atmosphere. We are your new neighborhood yarn and stitchery shop, social space, and gallery. You’ll fall for us hook, yarn, and stitcher!
Tuesday—Friday – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sundays in November/December – noon-4pm
We are located at 642 Maine Avenue (on the west side of Route 27 / 201) in Farmingdale, Maine. We are right next door to Webber’s Ice Cream; 2 miles from Hallowell’s downtown strip; and 4 miles from the Maine State Capitol building in Augusta.