Every week we host maker nights for our wonderful community of makers! Whether you knit, crochet, weave, embroider, or make friendship bracelets, come join our maker nights and let's make together!
Wine and Unwind
Every Friday, 4pm - 8pm
Unwind with us at the end of every week for a BYOB night of making!
Every Sunday, 3pm - 5pm
Sip a cup of tea and eat treats before we start the week with this relaxing makers afternoon.
We are excited to be hosting a trunk show of Asylum Fibers from Queens, NY! Asylum Fibers is made with colorful, fun, and bold color ways. You’ll fall in love with these exciting skeins!
Come in to see the beautiful and natural yarn from Ovis et Cetera. All the way from Germany, Ovis et Cetera sources all their wool from local European farms. Her natural and jewel toned yarn is perfect for color work knits and textural patterns.
Join us as we kick off the 10th Anniversary of the Chicago Yarn Crawl! Pick up your reserved tote, pin, and passport and get the Yarn Crawl perks one night early! Put your name in for our in store raffle, see our trunk shows early, and enjoy 10% off all yarn purchases! We’ll be hosting our regular Makers Night with light fare and drinks on us, so bring a project and let’s celebrate!
Park your car, and let us do the rest! Take the Windy City LYS Trolley Tour and visit four of the Chicago shops participating in the Chicago Yarn Crawl. Join shops Nina Chicago, Firefly Fibers Arts Studio, Sister-Arts Studio and Knit 1 for a fun, yarn-filled tour around to each shop!
This 4-hour tour starts at Nina Chicago, where you’ll be able to pick up your custom Windy City tote bag. Shop for 45 mins and enjoy local treats and beverages. Then board the trolley to continue the tour to the next LYS. En route, knit, relax, and enjoy the tour as we guide you to each shop, sharing their unique characteristics they bring to the Chicago fiber community!