Shop Spotlight – Sew What’s New and Yarn Too!
By Madeline Sharrock
Nestled on Main Street in in the hamlet of Islip, New York you will find a remarkable little shop that is full of a colorful and wonderful selection of yarns for your knitting and crocheting projects.
Sew What’s New and Yarn Too! An eclectic shop where yarn enthusiasts can find bins full of yarns from Ella Rae, Mirasol, Sidar, Plymouth and Cascade just to name a few.
The staff at Sew What’s New and Yarn Too! is excited to welcome yarn enthusiasts from across Long Island during the Long Island Yarn Crawl. New selections of yarns are arriving in time for the Yarn Crawl.
The spring yarn arrivals include a selection of Katia’s Rainbow collection. A unique yarn of made of threaded cotton that magically transforms as you knit. The colors are beautiful, and it will be difficult to select just one! Customers may need to walk out with more than one colorway! So lightweight and perfect for spring and summer knitting.
All yarns will be discounted 20% during the 2018 Yarn Crawl. You might even pick up a beautiful skein, hank or ball of yarn and find it has been marked for a further discount. Our staff will welcome you with a smile and a snack.
We also hope you will make Sew What’s New and Yarn Too! a regular place to come a show off your creations whether they are knitted or crocheted. Tuesdays are special for our yarn enthusiasts as we host Open Knit Night from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Feel free to bring your current projects to work on and join in the laughter that generally fills the room.
If you need special assistance, join us on Fridays, when Marion our knitting doctor is in from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. She will help you pick up stitches, find lost stitches and get you going on the right row.
And if you want to learn how to knit or crochet, classes and private lessons can be arranged.
So we are calling all Yarn-aholics to come and check us out and let us make you a fan and regular customer at Sew What’s New and Yarn Too!