. . . . celebrating peace, love and yarn!
The Artful Yarn makes a point of featuring yarns from companies owned by women or families, many of them from the United States. We support fair-wage, fair-trade companies and those that foster ethical treatment of animals and responsible disposal of dye. Many of our beautiful yarns are handcrafted in some way. Even our bags our made from recycled paper! It’s our way of standing up for a happy, healthy fiber world.
Join the Scoreboard KAL!
The Scoreboard Cowl is worked in the two (or three) colors of your favorite football team! Yarn colors coming in next week include the Browns, The Ohio State University, West Virginia University, and many other local colleges, universities and high schools including OU, John Carroll, Chagrin Falls, Chardon, Mayfield, Shaker Heights, Orange and many more!
The main color (MC) will always represent your favorite team and their points, while the secondary color (CC) will always represent your favorite team’s opponents and their points. There is also an option to add a third color, to provide a visual break line between games.
When the season is over, you will be left with an AMAZING, wearable knitted record of your team’s 2015-2016 season in the Scoreboard Cowl! During the season, there will be weekly prize opportunities for participating knitters, as well as chances for The Artful Yarn to win a pizza party and other fun things for those knitting along! The pattern releases on September 1 and tons of yarn for the project will be in the shop early next week. No charge to join, just come in and purchase your yarn! Big Fun!
Buy a $5 passport, receive your souvenir tote bag and enjoy 19 days for amazing fiber shopping throughout Northeast Ohio beginning Tuesday, September 8! Visit any participating shop, spend a minimum of $10 and receive that shop’s free pattern! Each shop also has a $100 Prize Basket that you can enter for a chance to win. The Tour also has prize basket offerings for folks visiting 5, 10, 15 or all 21 shops! The Artful Yarn is offering passports now and throughout the tour while supplies last.
A full list of the record 21 local yarn shops participating in this year’s Yarn Discovery Tour (YDT) is posted along with a link to an updated Google map at www.yarndiscoverytour.com. Rules for participation in the 2015 Yarn Discovery Tour are similar to those in previous years and are also listed on the site.
Passports may be used on any of the 19 days of the tour during each shop’s regular business hours. In addition, all shops have agreed to be open during the following common YDT hours which have been slightly expanded from previous years:
* Thursday and Fridays 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
* Sundays 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NOTE: Participating shops may have different hours on Mondays through Wednesdays (some may be closed), and some shops may have longer hours on Thursdays through Sundays. All regular shop hours will be printed on each passport. You can also check each shop’s regular business hours on their websites.
100 North Main Street, Suite 230
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022
Free, covered parking right behind the shop
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