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14th Jul 2015

Prism Yarn Newest in Our Online Shop

It's HOT here in South Florida, and have we added some warm-weather yarn to the shop for you. Please join us in welcoming Prism Yarns' Euroflax Linen and Tencel Tape to the online store. Euroflax Linen from Prism yarns is a sport weight 100% linen yarn, perfect for warm-weather knit or crochet projects. This linen yarn works quite well for weaving, too, producing a nice tight woven fabric. This is a softer yarn than most other linen ya…

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Posted by Amanda on 7th Jul 2015

New to the Online Shop: Frog Tree Yarns

We'd like to introduce the newest additions to the online shop: Frog Tree Yarns' Picoboo and Ewetopia. Picoboo (at left) is a sport weight plied yarn made from 40% cotton and 60% bamboo. It is also a machine washable yarn. Good for both knitting and crochet, the yarn is very soft and is a great fit for summer projects and baby and children’s projects. For knitters, we suggest using a wooden or blunt needle with Pi…

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Posted by Amanda on 19th May 2015

Author Booksigning Event

We love events at the Raging Wool Shop - and we can't wait to tell you about our next one: We are hosting author Terri DuLong at the shop on Saturday, May 30 from 2-4 p.m. where she'll sign copies of her last book in her Cedar Key series, "Farewell to Cedar Key." DuLong is a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, and many of her books have a knitting theme to them, complete with pattern on the last page! Another exciting feature…

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Posted by Amanda on 18th May 2015

Exquisite Shawl Pin Trunk Show at the Shop

We are excited to announce our next store event:the Exquisite Shawl Pin Trunk Show on May 23 from 1-3 p.m. Marla and Betty of Artfully Your Creation will bring their one of a kind knitting and crochet shawl pins, pendants, and keychains to the shop, and you'll be able to purchase any of them on the spot.Marla and Betty will also demonstrate how they make their jewelry by knitting or crocheting thin wire and yarn. So come ready to watch,…

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Posted by Amanda on 5th May 2015

Staying on Trend - Part 2

Holy cow, how is it May?  The shop is up to full-speed at its new location in Pembroke Pines, and we're going to settle back in to our occasional series on the yarns in our online shop. We're still working at getting every skein that's in store into our Raging Wool online store, and when we finish a brand, we're going to highlight the varieties here on the blog. Trendsetter Yarns makes some lovely bulky and super-bulky-weight yarns, and…

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