Archive for July, 2016

IMG_0156What better way to get back to the blogging world of Skein Lane but by sharing the celebration of Jean’s 80th birthday. She is much beloved by her fellow FMKG (Friday Morning Knit Group) knitting gang and it was much fun pulling 11 of the gang of 16 or 17 together for a surprise lunch at Skates on the Bay this past Friday. (Thank you to Merle for being the master organizer.)

Jean knew she was being taken to lunch….the surprise was the lunch location….as well as her joint gift certificate to Avenue Yarns (our favorite LYS). Those who weren’t able to join the celebration due to work commitments or travels were certainly missed…..they sent their greetings to Jean.


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Hi all!

I’ve “been away” for a bit which I will explain in another post…..but for now I want to share/announce that I have two yarns on sales online through Jul 5. The prices for Brown Sheep’s Cotton Fleece and Maggi’s Linen are marked down by 50%. The online price reflects that markdown….no need to apply coupons, etc.

There is a glitch online in the color card re availability for Brown Sheep so for now I will available colors here.

  •  4 – CW865 October Leaf
  •  6 – CS625 Terracotta
  •   2 – CW650 Tangerine Cream
  •  2 – CW620 Banana
  • 1  – CW310 Wild Orange
  • 2 – CW240 Pink-A-Boo
  • 1 – CW210 Tea Rose
  • 3 – CW640 Spryte
  • 4 – CW105 Putty
  • 10- CW100 Cotton Ball
  •  3 – CW365 Peridot
  • 7 – CW690 Alpine
  • 4 – CW760 Emperor’s Robe
  • 3 – CW 590 Lapis
  • 2 – CW560 My Blue Heaven
  • 4 -CW810 Cherry Moon

Have fun shopping and wishing you a happy July 4th.




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