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        Silver Threads   B. I. N. G. O.

Merriam Webster defines BINGO as a game of chance played with cards having numbered squares corresponding to numbered balls drawn at random. Will there be numbers, symbols, or challenges on STGN BINGO cards? Drop by the store starting Tuesday September 6 to find out and pick up your BINGO card. Play throughout the month of September; all completed cards will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win an Atenti bag.


New Products
We have received several enticing fibers from Emma's Yarn, Universal Yarns, and LL Yarn for your creative designs.
You're the meaning in my life, You're my Inspiration...
Yarnspiration... is that even a word? Who knows, but these projects are definitely swoon worthy.
Check out this hat and fingerless mitts made from Juniper Moon Farm's Saxony. It's a luxury blend of cashmere and extra fine merino wool. There are too many color choices to list. Come by and check them out.
Remember the Madrona yarn featured in the last newsletter? It knits beautiful socks and was used in this Harry Potter inspired design of stripes. Are you taking Carols sock class this month. This yarn would be a fabulous choice for your first pair of socks. What color combinations can you come up with to deck out your twinkle toes?
For the weavers in the house, we have a diverse selection of individual colors of Tubular Spectrum™ yarns from Lunatic Fringe Yarns in 5/2 and 10/2 weights. Tubular Spectrum™ yarns are 100% mercerized cotton yarns, available in an array of vivid, intense and very color fast colors. The yarns will withstand years of washing and will keep your handwoven treasures looking bright and colorful! 
Upcoming September Classes
 “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new” -Socrates
Without change there is no growth and as fiber artists our passion is ever changing with new trends and techniques to new excited faces waiting to share their passions by teaching those trends and techniques. Our upcoming September class schedule reflects those exciting changes. Techniques and topics include learning to drop spindle, create beautiful socks, fixing your knitting mistakes, how to get started with Continental (English) knitting, weaving finishing, and crochet. Check out September's Classes here for descriptions, dates and details for each class.  Space is limited so sign up early.
As always, we are so grateful to you for shopping with us. We know you have many options of places to shop for yarn and supplies, and we don't ever take it for granted that you choose to shop at Silver Threads & Golden Needles. We are gradually adding more inventory to our online store, and are happy to ship packages to you. You can always call us at 828-349-0515 and we can answer questions, help you with your purchases or just hear how you are doing. We truly love our customers and could not be here without you.
Our Store Hours
  • Store hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm
  • Shop anytime online and select from local pick-up or shipping while checking out! Use this link for free shipping with purchase over $100 
  • Don't see something you are looking for? Give us a call at 828-349-0515 and we'll be happy to help!
We can't wait to help you!!
Virginia, Amy, Karen E., Charles, Carol, Mia, Karen S., Susan, JoAnn,
Victoria, and Kim
Silver Threads & Golden Needles
Located at 41 East Main Street in Historic Downtown Franklin, NC 28734