Have a Yarn

Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia



Here are the details and contest rules: 

- The contest is open from October 1 to December 1, 2017. Mittens must be started and completed in this time. 

- Mittens must be made from yarn purchased at Have a Yarn.

- Contest participants will be entered in a draw for a prize. Details of the prize will be released on October 1. Participants will receive one entry per pair of mittens they knit. 

- Two entries will be given for mittens knit from the following patterns:
Ruth Anne's Mittens by Angela Churchill (available for purchase in-store or through Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ruth-annes-mittens)
Aran Mittens to Felt by Shirl the Purl (available for purchase in-store or through Ravelry: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/aran-felted-mittens-132)
Traditional Newfoundland Honeycomb Mittens (available for free through our website: http://www.haveayarn.ca/stitch/07_2013_stitch_of_the_month.htm)
Thrummed Mittens (available for free through our website: 

- There is no minimum or maximum number of entries per person. Mittens can be made to fit any size.

This is an online contest only. To be eligible for the draw, mittens must be added as a project on Ravelry with a photo and shared with the group Have a Yarn.

Events November/December 2017
Please pay with registration. 50% of course fee will be charged for cancelations with less than 24 hours notice.
Ravelry Help Day
Free - No registration required
Saturday, November 18, 2017: 11:00am to 4:00pm
We're hosting a Ravelry Help day for anyone who has questions about posting their projects (mittens or otherwise) and anyone needing help searching for patterns for Christmas ideas - or anything else Ravelry related! Bring your knitting and stay awhile!
Christmas Power Knitting and Open House
Saturday, December 9, 2017: 11:00am to 4:00pm - free, no registration required
If you're anything like us you feel that Christmas knitting panic as the season approaches. Let's come together to work on our Christmas knitting while there's still time! We'll have a variety of small knitting project ideas and moral support to get you in the Christmas spirit!


Knitting Groups - Tuesday and Sunday

Join us Tuesday and Sunday afternoons at 1:00pm for knitting and tea. Knit and chat with fellow knitting enthusiasts. Bring your knitting!