From now until the end of the 2017 Fall Semester, The Twisted Purl will be hosting a battle for the greater good. We’re pitting our two local colleges against one another. Everyone loves a good competition…right? The challenge is to create as many 7 x 9 inch knit or crocheted squares as possible. You can do […]
Here’s our September 2017 Calendar. If you are looking for a link to download the calendar here it is.
Are you looking for inspiration for your next crafting project? Why not check out the free library at The Twisted Purl? It’s completely free! We have a community provided library located inside our shop. It’s full of books about knitting, crochet, and other crafty things. Have a crafty book at home you no longer need? […]
Excited to be participating in the Crochet-Along-Together "Ripple as you Go" both as a LYS and personally. The Crochet-Along-Together is adorably being referred to as a CAT. The first part of the CAT pattern was released today. You can join in the fun by heading over to Ravelry and adding the free pattern, Ripple as […]
Can’t figure out that stitch? What on earth does this pattern mean? What the heck did I do!? These are questions we answer every day at The Twisted Purl. We LOVE our customers and really do love being able to be here to help you through that sticky situation. After all a happy stitcher makes […]
The Twisted Purl is a quick easy yarn shop stop while traveling on I-40. We are next to a coffee shop, a sandwich shop, gas station, and even a cookie place. You can refuel, get a treat, pet the yarn, and be back on your way. Take exit 124B and then go straight through the […]
Make this simple dog leash with two double point needles and a super bulky weight yarn. Loki’s Leash The leash is made with an I-Cord. You will NOT be turning your work like you would during flat knitting. Instead, at end of each row, slide stitches from left hand side of double point needle to […]
Hey there! I’m the new shop dog, Loki. I’m available for snuggles and mom says I’m in charge of shenanigans. Heh! In a yarn shop that’s not hard at all. I’m only 11 weeks old. My favorite things include my pink pig, sticks, and occasionally getting in customers bags. Mom fuses at me for it, […]
Join The Twisted Purl as we embark upon a Mystery Wrap journey with Joji Locatelli. The clues for the knit along will be revealed: clue 1 – May 12 clue 2 – May 19 clue 3 – May 26 clue 4 – June 2 clue 5 – June 9 We’ll have open knitting the days […]
Join us this Saturday for our new location Grand Opening. Find us at 2850 Prince St Suite J, located at the corner of Prince and Salem. Lots of door prizes, specials, and goodies. See you there! More Info…
We open at 10:00 and close the doors for the last time at the old location tomorrow at 2:00. Help us lighten our moving load. Take 25% off yarn purchases. We also have free tickets for Affair of the Heart (a$7 value) available while tickets last. Come see us!
We’ve been on a crochet kick in the shop. Hilary, our fantastic crochet teacher and shop assistant, has been inspiring me to dive deeper into the hooker world. I like to browse the What’s Hot Now section on Ravelry just to see what’s trending and to stay on top of all the lovely patterns you […]