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We Are Hiring!

We Are Hiring!

Are you an experienced, helpful, and friendly knitter available for part-time or occasional hours? Come work with us! Get in touch with us by email to arrange an interview.

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New Hat Pattern

New Hat Pattern

Inspired by #fairislefebruary (and necessitated by the frigid temperatures), our latest pattern has everything you need in a winter toque. Plush, worsted weight wool, a simple fair-isle motif, and a soft, squishy alpaca liner for extra warmth.  Head over to our pattern page to download your complimentary copy!

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Crooked Kitchen Trunk Show

Crooked Kitchen Trunk Show

Mark your calendars! Back by popular demand, Cambridge's own Crooked Kitchen Yarns will be in the shop one month from today, on Saturday March 5th! Come see all the handpainted and speckled yarns in a gorgeous array of premium fibers.

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February Yarn of the Month

February Yarn of the Month

Just in time for #fairislefebruary, our absolute favourite wool for stranded knitting is on sale! Cascade 220 Sport is a hearty 2-ply yarn made from the same rich 100% Peruvian Highland wool as its worsted counterpart. Available in 50g skeins in an extensive range of solid and heathered shades, this yarn works at both sport and DK gauge, and possesses just the right amount of 'wooliness' that makes it ideal for colourwork.  See all the shades in store or on the website, and get 15% off all month long. 

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#fairislefebruary

#fairislefebruary

Join us as we cheer up the darkest, coldest, dreariest days of winter! #fairislefebruary is just days away, and there's lots going on at Galt House of Yarn! What is #fairislefebruary? It's a month-long celebration of fair isle knitting! Join us in store and in our online community as we try new projects, learn new skills, show off our work, and keep the winter blahs away! What is fair isle knitting? It is a method of knitting colour patterns by carrying two different coloured strands of yarn along the same row. While technically termed 'stranded knitting' it is commonly known as 'fair...

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