Welcome to Kirtland's Yarn Barn!
If you can't find what you're looking for, please ask. I have lots of stuff in the store that is not online. If I don't have it, I may be able to get it or help you locate it.
Sale! New items were added to the sale page on 14 April.
14 Apr 2014
Two new spring/summer yarns from Rowan have arrived, along with pattern books to support each yarn. Pure Linen is a 100% linen yarn that knits up at 4 to 4.5 sts/inch. $13.00/50gm, 114yd ball. The Pure Linen Collection has 12 women's sweaters designed by Lisa Richardson, including Coogee shown here.
Summerspun is a 50% wool/50% cotton dk weight yarn with a subtle blend of colors. It feels like it will be a great 3 season yarn. $12.50/50gm, 131yd ball. Simple Shapes has 8 designs by Sarah Hatton that can be knit in either Summerspun or Purelife Revive, including Flax shown here.
14 Mar 2014
More new pattern books from Noro have arrived. Kibou Pattern Book features 8 designs by Claudia Wersing to knit in new Kibou yarn. Favourites also features 8 designs by Claudia Wersing, this time to knit in Silk Garden Sock or Taiyo Sock yarn. Noro Designer Mini Knits 4 by Jenny Watson includes 24 quick knits in a variety of Noro yarns.
2 Mar 2014
Zooey is a new dk weight 60% cotton, 40% linen yarn from Juniper Moon Farm. It will be great for making comfortable summer sweaters! $15.00/100gm, 284yd ball.
The Summer Collection of patterns includes tops, a skirt, a dress, and a capelet/cowl to knit in Zooey. There's a nice range of women's sizes from XS to 3X for most of the patterns.
28 Feb 2014
Taiyo Sport knits at 5.5 - 6 sts/in and is 60% cotton, 15% wool, 15% silk, 10% nylon. $20.00/100gm, 352yd skein.
Kibou is a dk weight yarn -- 54% cotton, 34% wool, 12% silk. $20.00/100gm, 297yd skein.
6 Feb 20014
Just in time for the Sochi 2014 Olympics, Schachenmayr has released 4 patriotic My Mountain hat patterns -- 2 each for the US and Canada -- to knit or crochet in Boston bulky weight yarn. The patterns are free with your purchase of the required yarn.
Dale Garn has also released a couple of Olympic themed pattern books recently. Book 280. Official Olympic Sweaters 1956 - 2010 includes their official ski team sweaters from Cortina to Vancouver in adult and child sizes, with colorways updated to reflect Dale Garn's current color selection.
Book 284 is the official ski team sweater for Sochi 2014. The book includes adult and childs sweaters to knit in Falk, Heilo, or Daletta; baby sweaters and jumpsuits to knit in Baby Ull; and a few accessories.
1 Jan 2014
Thanks to all my customers out there for a great selling year, the best since 2004! Looking forward to serving you in the coming year.