Happy Day!!! What a Great Week!! OCF's first trunk show with Queen City Yarns was a HUGE success!!! Thanks to everyone for coming out and supporting Oak City Fibers and Queen City Yarns. I was blown away by all the support and love!! Stay tuned for our next trunk show in the plans for 2024!
We added ALL our Classes for January 2024 to the website this week. Click the word "Classes" in previous sentence to see the schedule!
Classes for this week:
"Quick Knit Rasta Hat" class for this Thursday, December 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. You can have a great gift and fun at the same time!
"Amigurumi's" class is Saturday, December 16, 2023 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
If you haven't signed up, you can go to our website and register now while we still have availability!!
Join us Wednesday nights for Winey Wednesday, several of us went to dinner afterwards last week and we had a blast!! I've changed store hours for Wednesdays to close at 7:00p.m. henceforth, so if you don't want to stay for the Winey Wednesday and need to drop by to purchase something, please feel free to do so!! We have decided to go out to dinner somewhere in the shopping center weekly for the foreseeable future, so come join us for dinner afterwards!
Our next Knit-A-Long has begun!! The beautiful pattern by Lisa Hannes: Festival of Stitches. It is gorgeous with lots of texture! Go buy the pattern by clicking the word "Knit-A-Long" in previous sentence!! (I'm really digging adding some hyperlinks! haha!! Chris showed me how to do that, what a great husband!) If you haven't started the KAL yet, Come on out to the shop and grab your 3 skeins of fingering yarns and join in the fun!! See below for a pic and links!
Oak City Fibers has set a finish date for the KAL of January 15, 2024. Please email me pics of your progress so I can post in our Ravelry Group (yes another hyperlink, you get the idea)
or email them to me: Glen@oakcityfibers.com Please use yarn purchased from Oak City Fibers!! If you finish by the date of 1/15/2024, used yarn purchased at OCF and send pictures, you will be entered into a drawing to WIN A GIFT CARD from Oak City Fibers!! I will also be giving away prizes for best color combination and/or most creative color combination! Come join the fun. We meet on Wednesday afternoons 1:00-3:00 p.m. to work on the KAL's and Wednesday nights 5:00-7:00p.m. Please remember, when the shop is open, You are more than welcome knit on whatever you want.
Do ya'll remember me stating this last week? "Happy news! TWO NEW Yarns are coming to Oak City Fibers!!!?" Well, one yarn line has partially arrived at Oak City Fibers!! We are pleased to announce:
SandnesGarn Yarn is on display and availabe for purchase at OCF!! This is just a PARTIAL shipment and I expect MANY more colorways and quantities to arrive within the next week or so. It is selling fast so come grab you some of this beautiful yarn before it's snatched up!! I will be stocking the "Sunday" base which is fingering weight, "Double Sunday" which is DK weight, and "TynnSilk Mohair" which is lace weight. Gorgeous yarn for a very affordable price!! Click the company name above to be taken to the website to look at this gorgeous yarn and make your purchase today!
We still have that "one new yarn line" on order and it will hopefully arrive by the end of 2023!! Stay tuned to find out what company that will be!!!
The Winter Sale is still running on YarnSnob and Biscotte Bis-SockYarns! 20% off both lines! While supplies last, Shop Online and/or In-Store. It is selling quickly so click the company name above to be taken to our website to make your purchase!
**Reminder** Oak City Fibers first "Holiday Party". This Friday night, December 15, 2023, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Chris and I will be providing Pizza for everyone! BYOB! PLEASE PLEASE BRING A DESSERT and YOUR Drink of Choice!! I may even provide some entertainment!! We hope you will come out and enjoy a relaxing time of crochet, knitting, eating and fun!
Don't forget we are open the next two Monday's for your shopping convenience! Be Kind in all things and remember, Support Local or Local won't be here!! See you at "The OCF" soon! Happy Day! Glen