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December 28 at Frontenac Mall!

A selection of premium yarns on clearance! Brands on sale include Koigu, Sirdar, and Briggs and Little.  Yarn is reduced by up to 65% off! Books 25% off. Misc. tools and patterns also reduced. Inside Frontenac Mall (1300 Bath Road, Kingston), 12 - 6pm. Look for the Purlin' J's table near Dollarama. Cash, Debit and Credit. ALL SALES FINAL.

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Purlin' J and Silver Cloud Alpacas at the Fat Goose

Visit Purlin' J INSIDE Grant Hall on Saturday December 3 for the Fat Goose Craft Fair. Purlin' J is joining forces with Silver Cloud Alpacas and offering a selection of hand-dyed yarns for sale at their booth inside the building. (In other words, Lil Dorothy, Purlin' J's yarntruck, is in hibernation for the winter!) The show is open 10 am to 4pm. Admission is a toonie for adults. Grant Hall is on Queen's University campus in Kingston (43 University Avenue).

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Mulberry Winter Fair

A holiday celebration for the whole family! The yarntruck is attending both days, and soon after will be hibernating for the winter. The address is 25 Markland Street in Kingston (Mulberry Waldorf School).  Friday evening November 25 is the "Mulberry After Dark" event which features a fully licensed marketplace of local artisans, so you can shop kid-free. On Saturday November 26, the Winter Fair offers great live music, silent auction, seasonal crafts, artisan vendors, a puppet show and lunch by Epicurious Catering! It's fun for the whole family. Mulberry After Dark Friday November 25th, 2016 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM Mulberry Winter Fair Saturday November 26th, 2016 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM  

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Shop the yarntruck this Saturday November 12 at Frontenac Mall

The days are getting shorter, and the temperature is starting to drop. December is almost upon us! Time to think about (and get started on) your holiday crafting projects. On Saturday and only onboard the yarntruck, buy an advent calendar and get a free copy of the BeeKeepers Quilt! This popular pattern is comprised of "hexipuffs" and is a portable project suitable for your advent calendar miniskeins. Treat yourself or a friend to 24 miniskeins of Koigu as you countdown to the holidays. It's the small pleasures in life that give us joy, and we all need a bit of joy in our lives these days. The yarntruck has also got a new shipment of Zen Yarn Garden Serenity 20 sock yarn...

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