Stix – A Visit to a Local Yarn Store

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Styx Outside

On our recent trip to Montana, we spent a night in Bozeman.  While there I visited Stix,the local yarn store. You know there is a yarn store nearby when you see the tree covered in pieces from a Granny Afghan.

When I arrived, one of the owners, Tracy St. John, was unpacking a shipment of 300 pounds of yarn from Malabrigio, Rowan, Cascade, Madelinetosh, Berroco, Universal and more.  Ooolala! How I wanted to help! Continue Reading


Send It Home – A visit to a Local Yarn Store

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Sorry I have been out of touch for a couple of weeks. We’ve been on the road and I wasn’t able to find a way to add new posts.

Send It Home Outside

While visiting Yellowstone National Park, I had an opportunity to visit the yarn store in West Yellowstone, Montana. It would be more accurate to say the store that sells yarn because Pati Taylor, the owner does many things in addition to selling yarn at Ship It Home. As you might guess from the name, another line of business is shipping equipment and souvenirs people don’t want to carry home in the plane or car.

Send it home from Website

I was intrigued by this picture from the store’s website and thought there was yarn on only one shelf in a store with a whole lot else going on.  I was happy to find that there were lots of shelves of yarn. Continue Reading