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LYS Day 2022 - Celebrate with us!

LYS Day 2022 - Celebrate with us!

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LYS Day was created to recognize brick and mortar yarn stores for the work they do. We are the backbone of the fiber community! Local yarn stores don't just sell yarn - they provide community and promote the craft. They teach people how to knit and crochet and help fix mistakes....

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Join us on Giving Tuesday!

Join us on Giving Tuesday!

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Over the past year, the Atlanta Community Food Bank served nearly 715,000 people in our community struggling to provide food for themselves and their families. As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, thousands more children, families, and seniors are turning to the Food Bank. Did you know that $1 provides...

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Small Business Saturday Deals

Small Business Saturday Deals

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There are times when 2021 felt a bit like a 2020 do-over, but we are still here and that is because of you! I can't express the gratitude I feel toward all of you for supporting the shop over the past two years. We would not be here if it...

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The Craftivist Joins Fiberside Chats!

The Craftivist Joins Fiberside Chats!

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The Craftivist is thrilled to be a collaborative partner with Longmont Yarn Shoppe's Fiberside Chats! Launched in May of 2020, Fiberside Chats are gatherings hosted on Zoom. These Zoom meeting are typically one-hour chats with special guests from the fiber community giving us a peek into their world. These designers...

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Olive Knits 4-Day KAL 🎆

Olive Knits 4-Day KAL 🎆

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We are excited to participate in the Olive Knits 4-Day KAL this year! Marie Greene started this KAL five years ago as a challenge to knit a sweater in four days- but it's really about connecting with a community of makers more than it is about making a sweater faster than...

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Azalea KAL starts now!

Azalea KAL starts now!

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Azalea is a fun little top perfect for spring layering! This virtual KAL is free to join, and designer Elizabeth Smith will be emailing tutorials of each major step involved in making this top throughout the KAL. Check out her website for more details and our Azalea Kits we've put...

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