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September Yarn of the Month

September Yarn of the Month

We've finally gone and done it. Our #1 yarn, Cascade 220, is our featured Yarn of the Month for September . (And yes, we're so excited, we're starting a day early). The hard-working, hard-wearing, snuggly, sturdy, fabulously-coloured yarn for all occasions is 15% off, all month long.  See all 50 (!) shades in store and online.

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Glen Morris Hat

Glen Morris Hat

Our latest pattern has taken lots of inspiration from the Scottish heritage of colourwork knitting, and indeed the Scottish heritage of Galt itself! Introducing the Glen Morris Hat, a classic 'fair isle' hat with a simple stranded motif worked in three colours. If you're eager to try fair isle knitting, this is an excellent first project. Or, if you're looking to keep a head warm this winter, this is a great pattern for that, too.  Head on over to our patterns page to download your complimentary copy. 

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August Yarn of the Month

August Yarn of the Month

Our featured Yarn of the Month is the very versatile Bo Peep from West Yorkshire Spinners. This DK-weight premium yarn combines the fine qualities of Falkland wool with a blend of nylon for easy care & wear. Designed for babies, but just as wonderful for all ages!  See all the bright and cheerful shades in store and online, and get 15% off, all month long.

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Road Trip!

Road Trip!

It's summer! And that means we're looking ahead to hours of travel and leisure time and, of course, ample knitting time! Looking for a project to take with you on the road? We've put together our Top 5 suggestions based on where you're headed and the length of your trip: Day Trip to Grand Bend Think you can't knit on the beach? Sure you can! We suggest something small that will stay off your lap and out of the sand, and plain enough to let you keep your eyes on the scenery. Pattern: Barley Hat by Tin Can Knits Yarn: 1 skein of...

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Buy the Bag Flash Sale

Buy the Bag Flash Sale

Lana Gatto Feeling is a gorgeous blend of merino, cashmere, and silk, and simply one of the most luxurious yarns we have come across. Soft, supple, warm, and surprisingly durable, it was one of the first yarns we planned to carry in the shop.  However, after many months of effort, we have not been able to secure a supplier of this fine Italian yarn and have decided to sell off the limited inventory on hand.  But now for the good news! We're offering this incredible DK weight yarn by-the-bag at 30% off! We have full bags - totalling just over...

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