September 5, 2020

Silly Covid-19 made us change our plans for Local Yarn Store Day back in April. Now we get to celebrate in September. The weather is getting cooler and we need to get ready! Its the perfect time to stock up on your favorite yarns!

This year Local Yarn Store Day will ha...

September 2, 2020

Winter is right around the corner. We all know how cold it can get in Central NY. These hats are stylist and warm and can be great presents!

Sockhead Slouch Hat by Kelly McClure

This slouchy hat uses 1 skein of fingering weight yarn. We all have those pretty skeins of fi...

September 1, 2020

September means back to school and back to our regular hours. 

Starting September 1st our hours will be...

Tuesday to Friday 4pm-7pm

Saturday 10am-5pm


Another big announcement for this month is Local Yarn Store Day! Normally this event is in April. Cons...

July 1, 2020

Wait... what?

Yes you read right. It is Christmas in July at Love & Stitches. Every July, in the height of summer, we start to shift our focus towards the cold weather and holidays. Those sneak up on us every year so we try to get you prepared! We usually celebrate Chri...

June 24, 2020

Get ready because we have a crochetalong (CAL) coming up for July! 

My crochet friend, Karen Whooley, came out with a new crochet pattern called Americana. Americana is a cute shawlette made with fingering weight yarn and a size E (3.5mm) crochet hook. You can find the...

June 4, 2020

Get your calendars out and set an alarm on your phone because Love & Stitches will be open again on Saturday, JUNE 13TH!

Our Summer Hours are...

Tuesday to Friday, 11am to 6pm

Saturday, 10am to 5pm

We are a Phase 2 business for New York State's reopening plan. Although Pha...

June 3, 2020

Casapinka is at it again helping out local yarn stores and indie dyers across the country. Back in April, she helped local yarn stores with kits for the Breathe & Hope Shawl in honor of Local Yarn Store Day. When you bought the kit, you received a coupon code to get th...

May 19, 2020

Dish cloth, wash cloth, scrubbie, spa cloth, mappine - no matter what you call it, there's no reason they have to be boring. This week's pattern round up will show some fun ways to use your cotton yarn. Click the photos for the Ravelry pattern page.

The Basics

The Basic...

May 14, 2020

If you haven't heard, the Breathe and Hope Shawl by Casapinka took the yarn world by storm a few weeks ago. The release of this pattern helped out many Local Yarn Stores around the country during this pandemic. It also gave us knitters a sense of community that seemed...

April 28, 2020

I have been teaching from home for 7 weeks. SEVEN WEEKS! Some days it feels like I saw my kids a couple days ago and other days I feel like I haven't seen them in a year. Anyway - I bring that up because I feel like I need part of my normal routine back. Every week at...

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