Fun at the Trunk Show

It’s been about a week and a half since the Knitted Wit and PDXKnitterati Trunk Show at Stash, but the effects are still lingering. We have new yarn and patterns in stock from both designers: Bulkan, a Merino Cashmere Nylon aran weight yarn, and This Little Ziggy hat and vest. I’ve already cast on for… Keep Reading

Seeing Red

So I was knitting away on a sample mitt for the beginning knitting class when something unusual struck me. Guess I’m having a red moment! I’ve noticed that many of us tend to favor the same colors, or a particular palette.  Whether it be in our homes, our wardrobes, or our yarn stashes, the same… Keep Reading

A Very Special Weekend

There is a lot happening this weekend at Stash.  There will be students learning to knit, an artist reception, and two lively ladies from Portland bringing in new yarn, patterns and samples.   There will be some tasty treats and lots of yarn.  Need I say more?  So plan on making a weekend of it,… Keep Reading

What’s in Your Knitting Bag?

We all have either a bag, purse, tote, basket or container of some sort that houses our yarn and projects. When I first started knitting, I put my projects in a plastic sandwich bag and left them next to the couch. Later I used a sturdy LLBean tote bag that stood open next to my… Keep Reading

Wow! Table

On display in the front of the shop this week is a sampler of our stash of Shibui Yarns and patterns, including Sock, Stacatto, Silk Cloud, Baby Alpaca DK (new!), and Heichi Silk (new too!).  What’s not to love? Shibui Knits fuses modern taste with classic silhouettes, creating a line of elegant and functional designs. They do a… Keep Reading