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Old Market House State Historic Site
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

All Classic Elite Yarn and Patterns are 25%-50% Off!
All of FiberWild!'s Classic Elite yarns are on sale at 25%-50% off until the end of June. With over 40 different yarns on sale, each in a variety of colors, plus tons of patterns, that's a HUGE sale!

So which Classic Elite yarn is your favorite?
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 second sock is the "Tulip Field" Socks inspired by the millions of flowers that transform the fields throughout the Netherlands into bright swatches of color every spring!

With a unique construction and lots of bold color, our "Tulip Field" Socks are the perfect tribute to Holland's beautiful fields of flowers. Show off your colors ... wear them this summer with a pair of sandals!

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