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123 N. Commerce St.
Galena, IL 61036
815.776.9200
9a.m. – 5p.m. Daily

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Fiber Wild!~A Unique Knit Shop

304 S. Main St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815.777.3550
Fax: 815.777.3551

Overview

This is a unique knitting and crochet store, featuring an extensive selection of quality yarns, unique patterns, books and needles for the knitter or crocheter and handmade finished knit goods for the entire family.


Enjoy all the hands-on activities this unique shop offers year round. The store is open Thursday-Monday and closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.


OPEN STITCHING
-6-8 p.m. - Each Thursday evening through, unwind with a cup of coffee and fellow knitters and crocheters at this informal stitch and knit session. Bring projects, questions and inspirations (and chocolate!) to share. Learn from others in a social setting.
-Class fee - Free.


INTRODUCTION TO KNITTING WORKSHOP
-9-11 a.m. - Each first Saturday of the month, learn the basics of knitting, including cast on, knit, purl and cast off. These lessons teach the very basics and is designed for those who have never knitted or have not knitted in a very long time. The focus is on technique and participants will knit a sample swatch.
-Materials - Bring a pair of needles, size 8, 9 or 10. They can be purchased at the shop. Receive a 15% discount off class materials. Yarn is provided.
-Class Fee - $20. Reservations required.
-Skill Level - Beginner.


INTRODUCTION TO CROCHET WORKSHOP
-9-11 a.m. - Each third Saturday of the month learn the basics of crochet, including single crochet, double crochet and half-double crochet,. These lessons teach the very basics and is designed for those who have never crocheted or have not crocheted in a very long time. The focus is on technique and participants will knit a sample swatch. 
-Materials - Bring a size “H” crochet hook, size 8, 9 or 10. They can be purchased at the shop. Receive a 15% discount off class materials. Yarn is provided.
-Class Fee - $20. Reservations required.
-Skill Level - Beginner.


Packages & Promotions

World Traveler - Sock of the Month Club
Each month, FiberWild! offers an exclusive new sock project with interesting skill building opportunities. There's no registration required or fee. Knit one project or knit them all! And the best part - the pattern is free with the purchase of the yarn!

This year's theme is Around the World in 12 Socks! Experience the landscape and culture of 12 great places - without ever leaving your favorite knitting chair!

Our third sock is the "Canterbury" Sock inspired by the impressive Gothic and Romanesque architecture of the Canterbury Cathedral in England!

The cables on the top of the Canterbury Socks were inspired by the Cathedral's cloisters built in the 15th century. And wow ... did Amy do a great job translating the Gothic tracery and delicate columns into the design of these socks! You'll love wearing these cozy, elegant socks!
Zen Yarn Garden Yarn on sale at 20% Off!
A Zen garden should inspire you to feel serene moments of spiritual enlightenment. But a Zen yarn garden should inspire you to knit!

To help you feel inspired we are featuring Zen Yarn Garden yarns with a 20% off sale during the month of July! Zen Yarn Garden is a small Canadian yarn company run by husband-and-wife team Neville and Roxanne Yeun. Neville and Roxanne are assisted by just a handful of helpers with all of the different phases of yarn production from the raw, undyed yarns to the dyed and packaged finished yarns.

Indulge yourself in the serenity and luxury you deserve!

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