LYS Day is a special holiday just for knitters and crocheters to show local yarn shops (that’s what LYS stands for if you’re new to knitting!) just how much we love and appreciate them. It’s a special day dedicated to the stores that make this hobby their livelihood.
To celebrate LYS Day 2019 we have a new project that is only available in a yarn store! Meet the new shawl I designed called Something About Phoenix:
How much yarn do I need?
Start by choosing your favorite 3 colors of Ewe So Sporty Merino yarn and see how they play off each other. One main color is held throughout and striped with a secondary color for each wing of the shawl.
If these are three colors that you wear all the time, decide which one is the main color and grab 2 balls of that. Pick up one ball of each contrasting color for the right and left half of the shawl.
With 25 shades to choose from, the color combinations are endless! Look at this beautiful blue version. Sapphire was held throughout the shawl with Sky Blue on the first wing and Midnight Blue on the second. Keeping your yarn choices in the same color family makes a no-fail combo, too!
Find a local yarn store near you
Ewe Ewe yarns are stocked at local yarn shops across the US. Take a look at our Stockists page to see if you’re shop carries our yarn.
Come see me!
As a special event on the big day, I’ll be at my LYS here in California!
Location: Yarning for You, San Marcos, CA.
Time: Saturday, April 27 from 10am to 3pm.
Come see me and we can pick colors, talk yarn and have a good time celebrating our LYS!
Be sure to stop in to your LYS this Saturday and let them know how much you appreciate them.