Downton Abbey at My Sister Knits

January 5th is a date marked on many calendars.  That evening on PBS, the Downton Abbey saga continues with the premier of Season 4.  This eagerly awaited program has inspired some wonderful creativity in the fiber world, and we are pleased to announce that we have a new arrival at the shop that you are going to want to work with. downtonAmy Lee Serradell of Portland Oregon is the creative genius behind Canon Hand Dyes.  She is hand dying a delicious fingering weight yarn that is a wonderful 2 ply pebbled twist of 80% superwash merino and 20% nylon.These skeins are all named after our favorite characters on the hit show.  Each skein is 395 yards and costs $29.  We had a lot of fun when these skeins arrived deciding which color best suited the character they are named after. downton 02She has also created beautiful stitch markers to accompany these skeins.  These are available for $13.A little gift bag including a skein of this yarn and stitch markers to match might be the perfect gift for the Downton Abbey fan that is on your holiday gift list this year.  Give us a call at the shop at 970-407-1461 to reserve yours soon.  Our limited supply of these fun gifts are sure to be snapped up quickly.