Madelinetosh, hooray!

madtoshdkOur latest, long-awaited Madelinetosh DK shipment has arrived in 45 sumptuous colors. This superwash merino is perfect for baby projects, accessories and more. These small batch, curated colors are dyed with care on wholesome, ethically sourced wools. Swing by to see the rainbow of blues, pinks, greens + speckles!

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Winter Storm Approaching

FullSizeRender(17)Due to the winter storm, nido will be  closing early tomorrow, Tuesday March 14th and our weekly craft night is CANCELED. Our hours for the next couple of days are as follows:

Monday March 13th 10:00 am – 6:00pm

Tuesday March 14th 10:00 am – 3:00pm (closing early + craft night canceled)

Wednesday March 15th noon – 6:00pm (opening late)

Be safe + have fun out there!

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June’s Luxe Market Tote

Luxe Market Tote 2We LOVE June Shen Epstein’s latest & greatest tote pattern! She will be teaching six lucky participants how to step-by-step construct her newest bag design, the Luxe Market Tote. Learn everything from pattern cutting basics to inserting a zipper and pockets to adding finishing touches with leather handles.

Call the shop or stop by to sign up for June’s class, Sunday April 9th from 9:00 am – 1:00pm. While you are here, check out our samples of her tote. Congrats to June on this beautiful pattern!

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Pom Pom Spring 2017 is here!

pompomspring2017The latest Pom Pom Quarterly has hit nido shelves! Swing on by to pick up your copy featuring spring weather shawls and sweaters. (Not to mention a pretty and practical knit market bag, complete with removable leather handles, yes!!). Pom Pom’s Spring 2017 issue does not disappoint.

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Support Our Girls!

FullSizeRender (1)Champlain Islands Girl Scout Troop will be selling their famous cookies at the shop this Saturday, February 25th from 12-2pm. If you haven’t snagged your favorites, now is the time to come out and show your support.FullSizeRender (2)

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Quilts for Québec

house blockCalling ALL quilters!

The Montreal + Vermont Modern Quilt Guilds are collecting house blocks to create quilts for those affected by this week’s tragic events in Québec City.

We hope these quilts will send comfort to recipients + support in their time of need.

nido will be a drop-off location for these blocks through February 11th when they will be sent up to Montreal to be made into quilts. Project information + patterns can be found here.

Let’s pull together to show love + support for our neighbors to the north.

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Happy Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day!

DS4A1792Visit nido today, Saturday, January 28th to celebrate Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day! We appreciate your business and want to thank you for supporting us at our brick and mortar shop. Enjoy:

20% off Fat Quarter Bundles

$8.95/yard Quilting Cottons in-store + online

and a FREE nido tote with in-store fabric purchases of $75+

Thank you for supporting nido as your local quilt shop!

 

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February Trunk Show: Botanical Knits 2

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In this follow up collection, traveling cables, organic textured stitches, and lacy stitch patterns make a reappearance in 12 new nature inspired designs.

Come check out the Botanical Knits 2 Trunk Show at nido now through February 20th.

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Trunk Show: Home & Away

nido welcomes the Home & Away trunk show to the shop this month!

Lesley_0254 Calligraphy_0398Georgetown_1590This collection from Hannah Fettig features nine versatile patterns, designed for knitters of all skill levels. We love the beautifully designed, wearable sweaters featuring Quince & Co. yarns Osprey, Lark, and Chickadee.

Come visit nido now through January 23rd to see these lovely pieces in person!

*photos courtesy of NNK Press.

 

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Spinning Tales featuring Handmade and Woolen

We are thrilled to announce that fiber enthusiasts Jennie and Devon from the Handmade and Woolen Podcast, will be joining us on Sunday, March 19th from 10:00 am – noon.

spinningtales3Join nido as we continue to make connections between fiber farmers, spinners, natural dyers and local purveyors in our Vermont community with the next guest in our Spinning Tales with Vermont Fiber Folk series.

Jennie and Devon Johnson are two Vermont-based makers invested in the fiber community. They are the hosts of Handmade and Woolen, a YouTube channel about creating a handmade wardrobe and exploring all things woolly. Additionally, Devon is a co-editor of Rib Magazine, a knitting publication for men and those who knit for them.

screen-shot-2017-01-07-at-6-38-51-pmMark your calendars for a morning of fiber chats through the perspectives of these talented two makers!

$5 event ticket available by cash at the door. Ticket includes a breakfast treat + coffee.

Please RSVP here.

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