July Trunk Show: Seasonless

nido’s second trunk show to arrive this month is Seasonless with designs by Jane Richmond & Shannon Cook.

IMG_9429_web_medium2IMG_9290_web_medium2IMG_9465_web_medium2Seasonless is a shop favorite! We have made all 3 designs from the booklet: the Palladio Pullover and the Schwimmen hat out of Tosh DK and the Laylow Shawl out of Tosh Merino Light. You can find both Madelinetosh yarns are in the shop!

Shhhhh…nido may be getting in a really HUGE Tosh Merino Light shipment in just 1 week. Brace yourself, Madelinetosh fans!

Come down to the shop and enjoy these great patterns + new Tosh colors!

*photos courtesy of Jane Richmond & Shannon Cook

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Summer Sewing!

Next summer sewing project ✔️✔️

willow tankGrainline Studio’s new pattern, the Willow Tank Dress, is in the shop and at the top of our list for summer sewing. Going to be living in this one this summer!

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Happy Fourth of July!

nido will be closed Monday, July 4th. Stop by today 12-4 or when we reopen Tuesday with regular business hours. Hope you are all enjoying your weekend!

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July Trunk Show: Quince & Co. Piper 2016

July is the month of trunk shows at nido!

quince-co-may-bristol-ivy-knitting-pattern-piper-5sq_1024x1024nido is hosting TWO trunk shows this month: Quince & Co. Piper 2016 and Never Not Knitting’s Seasonless Trunk Show.

quince-co-march-pam-allen-knitting-pattern-piper-5sq_1024x1024quince-co-april-isabell-kraemer-knitting-pattern-piper-4sq_1024x1024quince-co-june-cecily-glowik-macdonald-knitting-pattern-piper-1sq_1024x1024The first July trunk show to arrive is the Quince & Co. 2016 Piper Collection. This lace weight blend of Superfine Texas Merino and Super Kid Texas Mohair is a beauty to work with and even better to wear.

Now thru July 20th come try on these super soft pieces!

*photos courtesy of Quince & Co.

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Friday Fun with Carolyn Friedlander!

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nido fabric and yarn welcomes Carolyn Friedlander, modern quilter and fabric designer, specializing in hand appliqué and modern machine quilting, for an evening of fun before her sewing workshops with nido. Carolyn will share her process and experience as a designer, as well as a trunk show of her handmade goods. Come enjoy light refreshments at this FREE event.

Please RSVP here.

See you there!

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Limited space available in Carolyn’s upcoming workshops at nido.

Call the shop to sign-up.

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Welcome, Vermont Quilt Festival!

nido_VermontQuiltFestival_R1Welcome, quilters! The Vermont Quilt Festival is this weekend, JUNE 24 thru 26 at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction, Vermont. VQF is celebrating its 40th year with exhibits and classes all weekend long including fabric dyeing, machine quilting, appliqué, and a pretty stunning quilt exhibit from Gwen Marston.

nido will be hosting some great events and sales this weekend in honor of VQF. Visit nido this Thursday through Sunday and enjoy June Shen Epstein’s Modern Quilt Interpretations display, showcasing her whimsical and colorful modern quilts.

Opening reception will be held at nido on Friday June 24th from 5:00 – 7:00pm. Enjoy light refreshments, drinks and special event giveaways!

All of nido’s regularly priced quilting cottons are available at only $8.25 for whole yard cuts and all Sale quilting cottons are available at only $7.00 for whole yard cuts.

VQF goers can take advantage of nido’s great fabric sale in both our brick and mortar and online shops. We look forward to seeing you this weekend!

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Hello, Summer and the Quince & Co. Kestrel 2016 Trunk Show!

The Quince & Co. Kestrel 2016 linen trunk show is on display at nido for the next two weeks! quince-co-tamsin-dawn-catanzaro-knitting-pattern-kestrel-1sq_1024x1024quince-co-jessamin-melissa-labarre-knitting-pattern-kestrel-2sq_1024x1024quince-co-bridie-bristol-ivy-knitting-pattern-kestrel-3sq_1024x1024quince-co-adelaide-cecily-glowik-macdonald-knitting-pattern-kestrel-5sq_1024x1024Come try on all 4 of the new Kestrel designs: Tamsin, Jessamin, Bridie, and Adelaide, all perfect for knitting and wearing in warmer months. These pieces have the most incredible drape and texture, thanks to Quince & Co.’s organic linen, spun with a ribbon-like structure. These quick knits will have you ready for summer picnics, days at the lake, and endless moments of sunshine!

*photos courtesy of Quince & Co.

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Modern Quilt Interpretations

nido is excited to announce that we will be hosting June Shen-Epstein of Junie Baby Designs for a quilt show.
Math Class - 33" x 42"
JuneArtistPhotoFeather Study 1 - 28" x 29"
June, nido’s very own sewing maven and teacher extraordinaire, will be displaying her modern quilts at the shop from Friday June 24th – Sunday June 26th. With her whimsical and colorful aesthetic, June’s quilts are pleasing to the eye and hand AND are not to be missed!

Giveaways for opening receptionOpening reception will be held at nido on Friday June 24th from 5:00 – 7:00pm. Enjoy light refreshments, drinks and special event giveaways!

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June Trunk Show: Madder Anthology I

DSC_4219_medium2nido welcomes the Madder Anthology 1: Camilla, Sibella, Imogen & Beatrice to the shop for the month of June.

A few of our favorites:

DSC_4367_medium2Beatrice Cardigan in Quince & Co. Lark

DSC_4599_medium2Camilla Babe in Quince & Co. Lark + Camilla Blanket in Quince & Co. Osprey

DSC_9651_medium2Sibella Cowl in Quince & Co. Tern

Come try on these lovely pieces and find your favorite!

*photos courtesy of Carrie Bostick Hoge.

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making no.1/flora

Approach with caution, you will want to make everything!
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