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rhinebeck sheep + wool festival

New York State Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY, also commonly referred to as “Rhinebeck,” is an incredible wool fest taking place every third weekend in October. Two jam-packed days of fiber vendors, workshops, artwork, livestock, and fall colors! … Continue reading

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charm pack baby quilt

Thanks to Brita for sharing her Cotton + Steel charm pack baby quilt!  Brita paired One Cotton + Steel Mochi 5 X 5 charm pack designed by Rashida Coleman-Hale with Robert Kaufman Chambray Dots in Indigo to create this gender neutral baby quilt for her … Continue reading

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staff project: Melissa’s Flax Pullover!

nido’s Melissa finished knitting her first sweater! WAHOOOO! She knit her son the Tin Can Knits’ Flax Pullover out of Swan’s Island Natural Colors Worsted. She loved working with a worsted weight yarn and taking creative liberties with the yellow and … Continue reading

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knitting II dates just released!

Join us on Wednesday’s January, 13th, 20th and 27th  from 6:00 – 8:00 and add some new skills to your knitting repretoire. In this 3 part class, increase your beginner knitting skills with instructor Betsy Freeman and learn how to … Continue reading

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quince and co. sparrow and kestrel trunk show

Now through November 20th, nido will be hosting the Quince and Co. Sparrow and Kestrel linen trunks shows! Kestrel is a heavy worsted/aran weight linen yarn and Sparrow is a fingering weight. yarrow in kestrel by pam allen / kestrel 2015 … Continue reading

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recap: april rhodes weaving workshop

Most of you know April Rhodes for her pattern and fabric designer reputation but these days the Ohio based designer is branching out and exploring her love of weaving. We were lucky enough to host April for an Intro to Weaving Workshop … Continue reading

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knits for kids

The Baby Latte Coat by Lisa Chemery is a sophisticated baby sweater perfect for bundling up your little one. Knit out of The Fibre Company Tundra, it is super soft and luxurious too. What are you knitting for your little … Continue reading

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vermont state homes features nido!

Over on Vermont State Homes today, a spotlight on nido! check it out here. Thanks for the write up and check out some of their other great local features.   We were recently featured in an article, “Stop By and Get Inspired!”. … Continue reading

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woolfolk yarn + patterns

nido welcomes Woolfolk yarn and patterns to the shop! Woolfolk is inspired by Kristin Ford’s Danish heritage and her grandmother, Katherine Temple Woolfolk, who taught her how to knit at age 5. When the last name of “Woolfolk” run’s in … Continue reading

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upcoming class: Learn to Knit 1

In this three-part class, learn the basics of knitting while making your very first hat! Begin with swatching a gauge and casting on. Learn to knit and purl in the round on a circular needle. Complete by switching to double … Continue reading

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