2nd Annual Sierra Nevada (Virtual) Yarn Crawl: This Weekend!

It’s almost here! The Second Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl takes place over 3 days from September 11-13, 2020. It’s a free event designed to celebrate friends, community and all things fiber! This year’s crawl will be a little different. To keep our community safe, while also creating a fun celebration, we decided to turnContinue reading “2nd Annual Sierra Nevada (Virtual) Yarn Crawl: This Weekend!”

Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl!

This fall, The Knitting Nest is thrilled to be a part of the First Annual Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl! This event features 9 yarn shops throughout the Lake Tahoe and Reno areas; we’ll also be suggesting some of our favorites routes to travel, places to stay and restaurants to grab a bite in between destinations.Continue reading “Sierra Nevada Yarn Crawl!”

Beautiful Yarn by Malabrigo

Have you had a chance to work with the gorgeous colors and fibers of Malabrigo? This family-owned company, located in Uruguay, features hand-dyed yarns of incredible softness and wonderful, rich color variations. Here are just a few of our favorites: Fun fact: the name “malabrigo” roughly translates to “bad shelter.” This is from the MalabrigoContinue reading “Beautiful Yarn by Malabrigo”