Thursday, March 3, 2011

And Don't forget the Yarn Crawl

The North Shore Yarn Crawl 2011 is happening March 10th-13th. Please join us for a self-guided tour of the premier yarn shops on Boston's North Shore.

Coveted Yarn Store hours will be 7am to 11pm all four days.

Robert has worked his magic with some of distributors. Several are sending along great products and prizes for this event. You have to have your passport stamped at the shop to be entered to win. Don't miss out!

Prizes to be awarded to Coveted Yarn Crawlers:

  • Grand Prize: $500 Store Credit
Other Prizes:
  • Frog Tree Meriboo Sweater Kit - Origami Cardigan X 1 winner
  • Frog Tree Pediboo Sock Patterns X 60 winners
  • Knitting Fever Sampler Box (mixed box of yarns) X 1 winner
  • Sereknity Cowl Kit X 1 Winner
  • Blue Heron Kit X 1 Winner
  • Feza Sampler Box X 1 Winner
  • Done Roving
  • Brown Sheep

Heather from Sereknity will be here on Saturday and Sunday with a TON of her hand dyed yarn and fiber. If you don't know Sereknity this is a great opportunity to come check it out! She will have some new stuff too!

Ellyn Cooper from Ellyn Cooper Yarn Sonnets will be here on Thursday and Friday for the yarn crawl with her trunk show! That's right, a yarn crawl doubleheader dyer supported trunk show weekend! Ellyn Cooper Thurs and Fri - Sereknity Sat and Sun. SATISFY YOUR YARNING!!!!

Leslie Wind will be here at Coveted Yarn with her Tewelry as seen in Vogue Knitting. Keep checking back as we add more info! She will be offering a discount on her items for anyone wearing a Ravelry pin.

A new kit from Blue Heron will also be donated! I'd tell you more, but I haven't even seen it yet! Overall we will have over $1000 in door prizes IN ADDITION to our $500 SHOPPING SPREE! Lots of winners, and the crawl is FREEEEEEE!

Yarn Crawl, hmm... need a place to stay? 
For the Crawl, stay for 2 nights, the 2nd night save 50%. If someone organizes a group that books 3+ rooms, the organizer gets their night free.
All of the guests receive continental breakfast each morning as part of our Inn package as well. Tell 'em Coveted sent you!

Blue Shutters Beachside Inn

During the crawl present a Coveted Yarn business card and receive 20% off food purchases at Jalapenos here in Gloucester or at Jalapenos in Saugus! This is one of our favorites here at Coveted Yarn!