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snoflinga hat

We are clearly thinking about fall as we knit up Wiksten Made’s Snofinga Hat out of Quince & CO lark in parsley.

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no snack & sew tonight

See you all next month!

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tern

Quince and CO Tern is the latest yarn to make its debut at nido. Soft and skinny, Tern is a blend of wool and tussah silk. The yarn’s muted palette—think vintage painted photographs—results from the way in which the different … Continue reading

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maze & vale

We have had Maze & Vale hand screen printed fabrics in the shop for a bit now. They are such a treat to have and show to our customers. Printed on 100% organic cotton fabric, in gorgeous muted colors, these … Continue reading

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we are hiring!

If you are a friendly, crafty individual, enjoy working in a retail enviornment , are self motivated, organized and detail oriented than this could be the job for you. nido is hoping to hire a couple of people who love … Continue reading

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modern quilt club

This Sunday nido will be hosting the first Modern Quilt Club meeting. The intention of the first few meetings is simply getting a group of interested modern quilters together and gauging interest in either starting a Modern Quilt Guild chapter … Continue reading

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quince & co kestrel

A quick glance at the Hudson cowl by Alicia Plummer made for Quince & CO in their Kestrel weight yarn. Kestrel hit the shelves in April and nido is thrilled to have the collection at the shop. Stop by to … Continue reading

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big sale!

We’ve just returned from Quilt Market in Pittsburgh – we had a chance to see, touch and place orders for so many great new fabrics. They’ll start arriving starting next week and we’ll continue getting new fabrics in throughout the … Continue reading

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umbrella prints trimmings competition

For the past 5 years Umbrella Prints has hosted their Umbrella Prints Trimmings Competition. The essence of the contest is that you purchase one of their organic, hand screen printed fabric trimmings packs, take a photo of your fabrics, do … Continue reading

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merchant & mills sewing book

I love myself a good book. At night I read sewing books as if they were novels, marveling over new techniques, projects and oh my, the photographs! Books are a huge part of my sewing inspiration and process. I am … Continue reading

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