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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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Milford, PEC, then Cheerfully Made, Almonte

It's a busy weekend for Lil Dorothy, Purlin' J's yarntruck. On Saturday November 5 she's in Prince Edward County at the Jackson's Falls Inn in Milford (1768 County Rd. #17) from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.  Then, on Sunday, November 6, plan to attend the Cheerfully Made Holiday Market (formerly Handmade Harvest Craft Show) from 10am to 4pm at the Almonte Old Town Hall (15 Bridge Street.) The show happens on Saturday as well, but the yarntruck appears on Sunday only. Admission is $2, kids under 16 are free. Parking is free. Free Swag Bags filled with goodies go to the first 50 shoppers in line each day!

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Women's Expo, St. Lawrence College, Kingston

If you've been waiting to get yourself or a friend one of Purlin' J's exclusive yarn advent calendars featuring Koigu KPPPM/KPM, this is the weekend to pick one up! We'll have several of the calendars gift-wrapped and ready to give. The wrapping paper is so pretty, we planned our display around it! That's right, because on Saturday October 29, you can shop inside at the Purlin' J's pop-up shop at the Kingston Women's Expo!  The Kingston Women's Expo brings together local women-owned businesses, or offering services to women - from spas to insurance - for a fun day of exhibits, demonstrations, sampling, shopping, and networking! Come to St. Lawrence College, 100 Portsmouth Ave, Kingston, Ontario on Saturday October 29 between...

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LumberJack and Jane Fest, PEC, Oct 22

APPEARANCE CANCELLED. The event itself continues as scheduled. Shop the yarntruck at Prince Edward County's first ever lumberjack-themed festival on Saturday October 22! It happens inside and outside The Hayloft Dancehall in beautiful Prince Edward County. Your $10 ticket includes entrance to the event from 2-8pm. Games, beer, cider, kids activities, competitions, Caesars, food trucks, vendors (yarntruck!) and merch! Plus live musical entertainment including Jeremy Kelly, Ella Jade Jones and Moon Sugar. Under 19 are FREE. All ages. An extra $20 gets you a ticket to the Hoser Hoedown, featuring B. Rich! Bring your plaid, beards and boots. Leave your axe, chainsaw, lumber and saws at home. Prices include HST. The festival address is: Hayloft Dancehall 344 Salmon Pt, Picton, ON K0K 1P0. NO pets allowed except...

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