Monday, November 22, 2010

Zauberballs are here. They are made with two strands of the main ply have been dyed individually and then twisted together for a crazy combination! The end result is a self-striping multi-colored pattern, with a bold variegated design!

Sig’Nits is a pewter bead that you knit into your projects to add that personal touch; like your signature. The Holiday version has two each of a snowman, gift box and snowflake. We are also carrying there other designs like a dove, Peace and a Fleur de lise to name a few.

Holiday Hours

"We'll be open 7 days a week"

Starting November 26th through December 23th

Monday through Friday 10:30 to 5:30
Saturday 10:30 to 5:00
Sunday 12:00 to 4:00


November 24th 11:00 to 3:00 (closing early)
November 25th Closed for Thanksgiving
November 26th Start of our Holiday Hours


December 24th 10:30 to 3:00 (closing early)
Closed December 25th & 26th
December 27th through 30th 10:30 to 5:30

New Years:
Closed December 31st & January 1st

Normal Store hours will resume January 3rd

Thursday, November 18, 2010

La Arcada will be hosting the 16th Annual Christmas Walk on Wednesday December 1st from 5:00 to 8:00 to begin the holiday season. This festive event is filled with music, holiday lights and a visit from Santa.

We will be open during the celebration so stop by and enjoy some of our refreshments.


Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Ysolda’s Last Minute Stockings

Saturday November 13th,20th & December 4th 11:00 to 1:00

'Tis the season! Join us in creating these charming Christmas stockings just in time for the holidays. A perfect gift, decoration or keepsake, Christmas stockings are the perfect introduction to sock making - they knit up comparably fast in bulky yarn and you only need to make one! Knit from the toe up, we will be learning some new, interesting techniques: the figure 8 cast-on, a Japanese short row heel and Fair Isle (two color) knitting.

Skill level: Advanced Beginner

Materials required: One skein each of main color and contrast color of Manos del Uruguay, needles to obtain gauge, 12 medium size safety pins, stitch marker and Last Minute Stockings by Ysolda