News — Updates

The Local Coop: Meet the Makers

local loyal to local meet the makers Updates

In my pre-Stash days I explored various ways of making money with my knitting and crocheting skills. I made custom handknit items for my friends and family and in the now defunct Alchemy section of Etsy, I taught knitting and crochet summer camp at the City of Largo and did private lessons via Betterfly.com. None of those were quite the right fit for me but had I known about the business model that The Local Coop envisioned the story may have gone a different way. Here's their story: The Local COOP, located in the Crislip Arcade on the 600 Block...

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Book signing event

book signing Florida knit night Shop News special event Updates

Back in the day when I worked at Largo Library I was fortunate to facilitate a reading group. The only thing better than getting paid to talk about books and eat cookies is owning a yarn shop. Now I'm going to combine all three.  On Wednesday, October 28, for Knit Night, we'll be hosting a book signing with author Terri Dulong. Terri has written several fiction books about a knit shop in Cedar Key, Florida. I have ordered a couple copies if you'd like to join me in reading them before Terri's appearance. Or you click on the books below...

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Scoreboard KAL

Football Gift idea KAL Scarf Updates

Football season is right around the corner. Don't sit idly by while you watch your favorite team.  Join us in the Scoreboard KAL from Skacel and create a beautiful scarf in your team's colors. The scarf will double as a record of the season and will be a perfect holiday gift for your football fan (unless of course they make it to the playoffs). Or you could keep it for yourself. Shh don't tell my son that I'm knitting one for him in Green Bay Packers colors. Which team will you choose? Call me to purchase or pre-order your team's...

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Knitaversary Party

Anniversary Knit Night Knitaversary Party Shop News Updates

I just wanted to say thank you again to everyone who was able to make it to our first anniversary party. It has truly been my pleasure to provide you with such beautiful and luxurious fibers. We had a nice contingent of knitters and crocheters along with some non-yarnie friends and neighbors. We had the drawing for the Hexipuff Quilt, Hexitray and Hexiprint and raised $700 for Suncoast Voices For Children, a sum which my Rotary club (St Pete Sunset) is matching. The evening was catered by my good friend Patty who owns Sages West Bay Bistro.  If you're up...

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Shop Online

Discounts Shop News Shop Online Updates

Welcome to the new and improved Stash website!  Here you will find information on things to do in St. Petersburg, especially here on The 600 Block, classes and events at Stash and drum roll please..... You can now shop online for beautiful yarns, gorgeous finished pieces and register and pay for classes.  To get the ball rolling we're offering 10% off your first purchase with the promo code NowOnline.  Valid thru Sunday, June 8th.

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