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Get Your Knits in Virginia 2013July 1 - July 31, 2013
Support local Virginia yarn stores by getting your knits in VA!
Purchase a Get Your Knits in Virginia cinch bag for $25 and and bring it with you when you shop at fibre space™ and at all the participating Virginia yarn stores. You will receive 15% off all regularly-priced, non-special order items excluding needles, books, and notions when you have your bag handy. For each $25 you spend at fibre space™, you’ll be entered for a chance to win a special prize from our shop.When you spend at least $10 at any participating shop, you’ll get a stamp or initial on your Get Your Knits Card. Collect all of the stamps and send your card in to Get Your Knits HQ–those with the most stamps will be entered for a chance to win great prizes!
Cost: $10. Stop by to get your bag and entry card today!Visit the Get Your Knits official site here: http://www.getyourknits.com/Get_Your_Knits/Home.htmlFB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/437947459645574/
Fourth of July Stitch in SpaceJuly 4th, 11am - 7pmThe store is open this Fourth of July!Join is in the lounge from 11 am – 7 pm to stitch in space. The shop closes at 7 pm. Then head down to our waterfront to view the fireworks from Washington, DC!Celebrate your “independents” by supporting your locally owned and independent retailers this holiday week!FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/182648385236004/
Vacation FIbre SchoolJuly 8-12, 9am - 4pm & July 15-19, 9am - 4pmThis one is for the kids! Join us for a week or two of Vacation Fibre School! School meets from 9 am - 4 pm each day. We offer 2 sessions: July 8-12 & July 15-19. Children who have never knit before will learn to knit, while children who already knit will receive personalized instruction in learning new knitting skills.
In addition to knitting instruction, each day of camp will include the opportunity to try other fibre craft techniques, including spool-knitting, felt-making, yarn dyeing, braiding and knotting techniques, and use of beads in fibre projects. Campers will visit a nearby playground each day to play, knit outdoors, or both.
Ages 7-14. Cost is $500/week. Register here: http://register.fibrespace.com/vacation-fibre-school/dp/17166
FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/622902207722573/
Summer Work in Progress Retreat at Zephaniah VineyardFriday, July 19th, 3-6pmLooking for some dedicated stitching time to get a jump start on your fall knitting projects? Need an excuse to take a Fridayafternoon off? Join fibre space™ at the Zephaniah Vineyard in Loudoun County for an afternoon of summer indulgence.
Cost is $25. Details and registration here: http://www.fibrespace... ai1ec_event/ summer-work-in-progress-ret reat-at-zephaniah-vineyard /?instance_idFB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/183904525106375/
Duct Tape Dress Form WorkshopSunday, July 28th 1-5pmCome learn how to create your own personalized dress form and take proper measurements! This class is rated “rockin” – Ability to knit and purl and experience increasing and decreasing /or working in the round.
Cost is $70. More info and registration here: http://... register.fibrespace.com/ duct-tape-dress-form/dp/ 8962FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/538059956253765/
Fourth Annual Old Town Alexandria Sidewalk Sale at fibre spaceAugust 10th, 9am - 7pm & August 11th, 12pm - 6pmCome out to Old Town Alexandria to shop great deals all around town in the fourth annual city-wide sidewalk sale! This year the sale lasts for two full days with discounts getting even bigger on the second day.
We will have deep discounts on select yarns (of up to 50% off!) Come check out our sale yarns out front on the sidewalk.
We will be open from 9 am to 7 pm on Saturday and 12-6 pm on Sunday. Sale hours vary from store to store.
See all of the stores involved here: http://... alexandriasidewalksale.home stead.com/FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/468716233219448/
1219 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314