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nido is hiring!

If you are a friendly, crafty individual who enjoys working in a retail environment, have stellar customer service skills, are self motivated, organized and detail oriented then this could be the job for you. Applicants need to have weekend and … Continue reading

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Spinning Tales with Vermont Fiber Folks

We are thrilled to announce that fiber enthusiast Michael Hampton from Hampton Fiber Mill, will be joining us on Sunday November 13th from 10:00 am – noon. Join nido as we continue to make connections between fiber farmers, spinners, natural … Continue reading

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nido Knit-A-Long: Sheltered Poncho

Announcing nido’s fall knit-a-long, Andrea Mowry’s Sheltered Poncho! To celebrate the launch of Brooklyn Tweed yarns and patterns at nido, we will be kicking off the #ShelteredNidoKAL.  We fell in love with Andrea Mowry’s Sheltered Poncho, a cozy, stylish poncho … Continue reading

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September Trunk Show: Madder II

In this follow up collection, Carrie Bostick Hoge has created another beautiful compilation of basic staples, eleven sweaters and 6 accessories. Patterns in Madder Anthology 2 showcase Quince & Co’s Puffin, Osprey and Owl, the Fibre Company’s Road to China … Continue reading

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Pom Pom Autumn 2016 is here!

Pom Pom’s Autumn 2016 edition is here! This volume, named the Natural Dyes Issue, boasts 11 outdoor-inspired patterns all using naturally dyed yarns. Thumb through the issue and find tutorials on how to dip dye your own ombré scarf and … Continue reading

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Les Fleurs

Anna Bond from Rifle Paper Co.’s debut collection Les Fleur’s is here!

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Welcome, Magpie Fibers!

Magpie’s Swanky DK has arrived! This silky blend of superwash merino, cashmere and nylon with beautiful drape and sheen is perfect for sweaters and accessories. We have just finished Magpie’s Something Gradient Wrap and boy, is it lovely! Free pattern … Continue reading

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Recap: Carolyn Friedlander Workshops

We had so much fun this weekend slow sewing with Carolyn Friedlander! Thank you to all those who came out for her workshops and trunk show. Such an experience learning paper piecing and hand applique from this incredibly talented, modern … Continue reading

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YOTH + Magpie Fibers at nido

Thanks to all who came out for the Girls Road Trip with Yarn on the House and Magpie Fibers! It was a pleasure to meet Ve and Dami! They are both so creative and knowledgeable about their craft. Such a … Continue reading

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Indigo Dyeing with Megan

After the release of The Modern Natural Dyer by Kristine Vejar, we have been diving into natural dyeing projects with both local foraged materials and indigo. Her book is an informative how-to guide that covers all the basics of dyeing … Continue reading

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