Monthly Archives: April 2011

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we at nido wanted to share a few gift ideas for all the mother’s in your life. Do they love knitting? Malabrigo lace weight merino yarn comes in vibrant colors and is perfectly … Continue reading

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NEW Nani Iro

The much anticipated Nani Iro Spring 2011 collection is here! This year we are happy to offer, along with the gorgeous double gauze, a set of knits! Just in time for warmer weather this to-die-for fabric is light and airy … Continue reading

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Jamie Rainbow Yarn

We are proud to offer naturally dyed and locally created yarn by Jamie Harmon, a.k.a. Jamie Rainbow. It is a blend consisting of wool, angora, and alpaca. You have to touch it to understand how soft and lush it is! It … Continue reading

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Mostly Marvelous Ms. Rabbit

Annie from Bird & Little Bird just stocked us up on her Mostly Marvelous Ms. Rabbit pattern. Perfect for a handmade Easter! Photo courtesy of Annie.

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Shedding Some Light On Curtains

Many people come into nido with questions about curtains, so I decided to show a few examples from my own home. They are a simple way to spruce up a room and give it a personal touch, as with the … Continue reading

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A Little Patchwork Project…

…for a special birthday. In celebration of Eric’s 30th Birthday we had a friends & family over for horderves & drinks. I really wanted to make the evening feel different than any other wine & cheese party so I made … Continue reading

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Stash Builder

Our stash builder of the week is Denyse Schmidt’s Greenfield Hill voile for just $11/yard. This dreamy cotton voile makes great skirts, dresses & even household items like shower curtains–yes! shower curtains! I made one for our home out of … Continue reading

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Spring Classes!

nido’s spring & summer class schedule is now up–yay! Join us this spring & learn how to make exciting projects ranging from patchwork zipper pouches to summer tunics,  dresses & skirts! And you won’t want to miss out on this … Continue reading

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