Lantern Moon Silk Needle Case


Another raffle prize - a beautiful, silk, Lantern Moon needle case with 18 compartments for circular needles and a zippered pocket for knitting notions has been donated.  In mint green and burgundy, this is a beautiful way to store your precious needles.

Four Great Books from Gemini Fibres

Gemini Fibres has donated four great books for the Pucks N’Purls raffle.

The first two books are Knitter’s Journal’s from Schoolhouse Press.  You will have lots of space to make notes and chart your favourite Elizabeth Zimmerman or Meg Swansen technique or pattern.  Many pages have an Elizabeth Zimmerman quote to keep you amused.  Please note that each Knitter’s Journal will be a separate prize.

The third book prize The little Box of Knitted Gifts by Sandy Scoville.  The box contains Project Cards for 20 creative gifts including hats, mittens, bags, scarves, wraps and throws.  Each project card has step by step instructions as well as full colour photos, schematics and other information.

The fourth book is for adults or kids on their first knitting adventure.  Knitting with Gigi will get you started.  Gigi will show you how to knit step-by-step and make it fun with poems and colourful illustrations.  There are eight fun projects to knit including a funky hat, a cool bag and a pretty scarf.  Gigi will get you knitting like a pro.

Gemini Fibres is a family owned and operated business dedicated to bringing complete supplies and equipment to weavers, spinners, knitters, crocheters and felters. Located in Mount Albert, north east of Newmarket, it operates wholesale, retail and on-line.  Their product line is extensive and most items may be viewed on their website www.geminifibres.com or you may contact them by phone at 1-800-564-9665 or fax 905-473-6544.  Customers who wish to visit may do so Monday to Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. eastern time. Other times may be arranged by appointment.

www.geminifibres.com 

Pictures of the Knitter’s Journal's, the Little Box of Knitted Gifts and Knitting with Gigi






More Fabulous Yarn from Tanis Fibre Arts

Tanis Fibre Arts has sent another magnificent skein of their Blue Label Yarn, fingering weight yarn  in the beautiful Cobalt colourway for the Pucks N’ Purls raffle.  This yarn is super soft merino and nylon (80% superwash merino wool, 205 nylon, 115g/385m) that is strong enough for socks but soft enough for any project requiring fingering weight yarn including baby knits.  What a great prize!

Tanis Fibre Arts is an all Canadian company that produces high quality hand dyed yarns.  Check out their yarns, kits, patterns, clubs and even notecards on their website.

http://www.tanisfiberarts.com/

Fabulous Yarn from Tanis Fibre Arts

Tanis Fibre Arts has sent a magnificent skein of their Blue Label Yarn, fingering weight yarn  in the beautiful Lilac colourway for the Pucks N’ Purls raffle.  This yarn is super soft merino and nylon (80% superwash merino wool, 205 nylon, 115g/385m) that is strong enough for socks but soft enough for any project requiring fingering weight yarn including baby knits.  What a great prize!

Tanis Fibre Arts is an all Canadian company that produces high quality hand dyed yarns.  Check out their yarns, kits, patterns, clubs and even notecards on their website.

http://www.tanisfiberarts.com/

Martha Stewart’s Handmade Holiday Crafts

Random House Canada Limited has donated a fabulous book, Martha Stewart’s Handmade Holiday Crafts, to Pucks N’ Purls as a raffle prize.  It contains 225 inspired projects for year round celebrations from New Year’s through to Christmas.  The book is filled with colourful pictures of the finished projects to inspire us and detailed, well illustrated directions to help us.  Great addition to any crafters bookshelf.

http://www.randomhouse.ca/