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Hook A Frog Fiber And Fun
July 2020 Newsletter
What's Hopping at the Frog Pond in July?

We're Celebrating All Things STEM This Month


Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) touches all of our lives, especially here in the Rocket City. 

You'll find tons of themed yarns, accessories, and patterns related to space travel and STEM. 

 

 

July's Features

 

Space Kits Back in Stock

Two of our most popular kits are back!: One Giant Leap and Moon Trio. Kits include the pattern and are exclusive to the shop.

   
  

LYS Virtual Events: Inside the Designer Head

We are excited to be a participating store of LYS virtual events. LIVE speakers include top designers in a variety of styles/genres and other yarn industry vendors to a virtual audience. Purchase tickets here just select Hook a Frog in the drop down as your LYS

Wednesday, July 8th at 6pm (CST): "ZOOM - Inside the Designer's Head - Tiny Owl Knits - Stephanie Dosen"
 
Stephanie Dosen is Tiny Owl Knits, the knitwear design company. Her whimsical designs have been featured in dozens of magazines such as Vogue Knitting, Faerie Magazine, Handmade Living, Interweave Knits, and the new official Harry Potter knitting book. Her first book of knitting patterns with a magical twist called “Woodland Knits” was voted best craft book of 2013 by the editors of Amazon.com. Here is a link to her Ravelry page. Purchase tickets here, just be sure to indicate Hook a Frog is your LYS. 

Wednesday, July 15th at 6pm (CST): "ZOOM - Inside the Designer's Head - Connie Lee Lynch"

Come join us when we meet and get to know Connie Lee Lynch! She is a Certified Crochet Instructor through the Craft Yarn Council and has been teaching crochet classes since 2013. She has been designing since 2009 with her first pattern published in Interweave Crochet Magazine in 2012.Here is a link to her Ravelry page. Purchase tickets here, just be sure to indicate Hook a Frog is your LYS. 

Stay tuned to LYS virtual events for upcoming designers. 

Soundtrack Sweater KAL 

Starting July 1st, Marie Greene is releasing the Soundtrack sweater. Your color selection is based on your favorite album cover or graphic. Bring in your album and we'll help you select yarns for the store's KAL. Additionally we are putting together a shop playlist on Spotify with everyone's albums.
 
 



New In Store:

Click the links to learn more about the fantastic selection of new yarns and accessories now available at Hook a Frog Fiber and Fun!

Back in stock - Store Exclusive Moon Rocket colorway on several Dream in Color yarn bases. The socks below are Telemetry socks by our own Madeline Gannon. 


Back in Stock - Urth yarns for the Papillon Shawl in store colors


New colors available in Dream in Color Smooshy (shown below) and Classy


Click the links to learn more about the fantastic selection of new yarns and accessories now available at Hook a Frog Fiber and Fun!
 


Dream in Color Sock It! Club

A new Dream in Color Sock It! Club will start in July (above is July's colorway). The club features a special edition sock kit color way every month (July, August, September, October, November). If you buy the whole club you get a discount. The club features bright, fun "dip-dyed" (so it stripes!) Smooshy sock yarn, 420 yd. with a contrasting 100 yd. heel- toe mini skein!  

A sock pattern inspired by Dream in Color Sock Sets is the Afterthought Heel Sock by our own Madeline Gannon. These socks can be made either toe-up or cuff down. 
 
We want to see you and keep everyone healthy!
  • Wearing masks is highly encouraged and we'll be wearing masks.
  • Three shoppers, maximum, allowed in the shop at a time. This allows us to maintain a llama distance at all times within the shop.
  • We have a hand cleaning station at the entryway.
  • Shopping time is limited when others are waiting to enter the shop. 
  • Classroom is available on an individual basis or for individual classes by reservation only.
  • We are disinfecting and cleaning multiple times daily.
  • We'll still allow you to shop curbside if you prefer to keep your distance.

Classes and Virtual Workshops

Zoomin' at the Pond - Virtual knit and crochet meetings offered weekly. See Facebook or Instagram for meeting link information.

Wednesday July 8th at 6pm (CST) - Zoom - Inside the Designer Head - Stephanie Dosen

Wednesday July 15th at 6pm (CST) - Zoom - Inside the Designer Head - Connie Lee Lynch

Classes and Workshops are on hold
due to social distancing rules.

The classroom can only be used on an individual basis or for individual classes by reservation.


Stay tuned to Facebook or Instagram for notices once classes start up again
Remember, there is a live Facebook feed on our website.
The store is online at www.hookafrog.net or call us at 256-325-0572.



Who is the STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) enthusiast in your life?

 


Drop by Hook a Frog, and tell us who, to pick up your thank you gift!


 
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