SPECIAL EVENTS

Each shop brings to the hop a unique offering of yarn, fiber and activities!

Below are the events that happened during the 2019 Yarn Hop.

Check back closer to 2020’s Hop for more new events happening!

 
 

2019

bay-horse-yarn.jpg

BAY HORSE YARN TRUNK SHOW

@ CAST AWAY YARN SHOP

ALL WEEKEND

Bay Horse Yarn is coming to Cast Away for just one weekend!

These beautiful yarns are all hand dyed and come in the most luxurious merino blends!

 
YarnHop_stampbag3.jpg

BLOCK PRINT YOUR OWN PROJECT BAG

@ CAST AWAy yarn shop

FRIDAY, JULY 19, 10:00–6:00

Make a project bag truly unique by decorating it yourself!

Use our custom-made stamps made special for the Wine Country Yarn Hop.

Only $7 per bag!

 
repo-red-wine.jpg

WINE TASTINGS

@ cast away yarn shop

We’re having three different wine tasting events during the weekend, all from local wineries (one so local it’s from a back yard!).

Repo red wine - Friday, July 19, 10:00–6:00

Come taste wine from another member of the Malone family: Cleo’s dad! Paul Malone has a small backyard winery and has given Cast Away a selection of his favorites from over the years.

mayo Family winery - Saturday, july 20, 10:00–6:00

Mayo Family Winery is a small family owned winery located in the heart of the Sonoma Valley. Since the early 1990's they've specialized in making small batches of artisan wines. Join us in tasting some of the best!

J. rickards winery - sunday, july 21, 12:00–2:00

J. Rickards is a family-run operation of both wine grape farming and wine production. They also employ one of our long-standing employees, Alix! When Alix isn’t posting all those pretty photos of yarn you see on our social media, she’s pouring wine, and during the yarn hop weekend she’ll get to pour wine for us!

DOUBLE reward POINTS DURING THE HOP

@ CAST AWAY YARN HOP

ALL WEEKEND!

Anything purchased at Cast Away Yarn Shop during the Hop weekend will earn you DOUBLE the amount of reward points!

That means our rewards are all that much easier to reach!

$100 spent = 200 points ($10 off next purchase)

$175 spent = 350 points ($20 off next purchase)

$250 spent = 500 points ($50 off next purchase)

All earned rewards are only to be used after the Yarn Hop weekend. Must be enrolled or become enrolled at time of purchase in our loyalty program to earn double points.

FCSmarketplace.jpg

FIBERSHED + LOCAL MAKER MARKETPLACE

@ Fiber circle studio

ALL WEEKEND

Fiber Circle Studio will be featuring local yarn producers, indie dyers, pattern designers and maker vendors!

See all 16 vendors on Saturday! Half on Friday and the other half on Sunday.

VENDORS: Mendocino Wool + Fiber, Sierra Rose Alpacas, Full Circle Wool, Red Creek Farm, Wild Oat Hollow, Twirl Yarn, Beesy Bee Fibers, Earl Grey Fiber Co, Playful Day Yarns, Houndstooth Fiber Arts, MekeAloha, Sunflower, Kira K Designs, Meghan Macko, and Girl On The Rocks.

 
IMG-0926.JPG

INdigo dyeing

@ Fiber circle studio

friday, july 20, all day

Craig Wilkinson, a local indigo grower, will have an indigo vat going and will share his story, information about his indigo, and upcoming workshops.

Small sample skeins and fabric will be available to dye.

 

FASTEST KNITTER + CROCHETER CONTEST

@ Fiber circle studio

saturday, july 20, 10:30–11:30

Every participant receives needles and a skein of yarn. Winners will receive a Lykke interchangeable needle set or a crochet set. Limited seating.  

Call and reserve your space. (707) 242-3400

il_794xN.1422458864_ryae.jpg

POM POM MAKING

@ Yarnitudes

saturday, july 20, 2:00–5:00

Make a Pom Pom (or a few!) from Knitting Fever yarns at Yarnitudes! Prizes!

 
download.jpg

A NIGHT WITH NORO YARNS

@ Heidi’s yarn haven

friday, july 19, 5:30–7:30

See the latest Noro yarns and beautiful garments.  Join a yarn tasting of 6 yarns and knit a hat or cowl from the mini skeins. 

Raffles, light drinks, d’oeuvres, prizes! $20 admission price. Limited seating. 

Call to reserve your space. (707) 462-0544

 
Tro-Pink-Al-e1544134893760-300x200.jpg

BAAH Trunk show

@ Heidi’s yarn haven

all weekend

BAAH Yarns will have a trunk show at Heidi’s Yarn Haven all weekend!

 

Juniper moon + Ella Rae Trunk show

@ Yarnitudes

all weekend

Juniper Moon + Ella Rae will have a trunk show at Yarnitudes all weekend!

 

Yarn tasting

@ yarnitudes

sunday; all day

Knitting Fever rep, Gilda, will be providing an assortment of yarns to cast on and test out!