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{Among Friends} Current Yarn Clubs

Best of the California Wine Country | Yarn Club for the Impatient
ALL-AT-ONCE CLUB | 1 SHIPMENT

Wine-Country-NotebookThe wine country of California spans both Napa and Sonoma valley and is the second most popular tourist spot in the state. Visitors come to taste our world renowned wine and food and experience our breath-taking vistas.  We are also lucky to be home to some wonderful fiber artists and farmers.  Join us as we share with you some of what makes the wine country so special.

Sign up to have this box full of the best of the California Wine Country delivered to your door for $175 + $15 shipping and handling ($20 international shipping).

CLUB MEMBERS WILL RECEIVE:

  • 3-5 skeins of hand dyed yarn featuring local Wine Country dyers and local designers
  • A sampling of the best handcrafted treats the California Wine Country has to offer
  • Goods from some of our favorite local makers (A bag? A mug? Cards? A poster? We’re keeping it a surprise!)
  • Other treats that highlight the best of our geographic region (world famous chocolate made locally, locally roasted coffee, delicious candy or tea).

Sign up by 4/15/15 – limited memberships available!

Packages will be shipped out on June 15th.


Club Package (with Shipping)



 

Cozy Box | a yarn, mug and tea club
YEAR-LONG CLUB | 3 SHIPMENTS

Cozy-Box-Notebook-AdThere is a cozy alchemy that arises when lovely yarn, a handmade mug, and fragrant tea are brought together.  In this year long club we will bring you pairings from some of our favorite yarn dyers and ceramic artists and top off the shipment with a selection of  tea and stitch markers.

Join us as we cuddle up with a few of our favorite things!

  • 3 skeins of hand dyed yarn featuring some of our favorite indie dyers
  • 3 handcrafted mugs featuring our favorite ceramic artists
  • 3 tea selections to inspire . . .
  • Tea inspired stitch markers
  • And other goodies . . .

Sign up by 4/15 – limited availability!

Cozy Box –  $250 + $36 shipping ($60 international shipping)

The first package will be shipped out on June 15th.  Shipments will follow on September 15th and December 15th.


Club Package (with Shipping)



Home Grown
Natural Dyer’s Club

Home Grown Club

Join us for an all-new natural dyer’s club! Grow your own plants in the spring, and dye your own home-grown colors in late summer! No space to garden? No worries! We have a couple of choices:

Green Thumb Package

Receive Now:

  • Seed packets of Weld, Dyer’s Chamomile, Coreopsis, and Mexican Marigolds
  • Planting and harvesting instructions

Receive in July:

  • 16 ready-to-dye mini skeins of yarn! We’ll provide 4 ea prepped with: an alum mordant, copper mordant, alum and indigo-dyed, alum and cochineal-dyed. You’ll be able to dye yellows, greens, and oranges.
  • Filtering cloth
  • Dye instructions

Club Levels: 50 yd skeins: $90 or 100 yd skeins: $150

Black Thumb Package

Receive in July:

  • Dried Weld for dyeing
  • 8 ready-to-dye mini skeins of yarn! We’ll provide 2 ea prepped with: an alum mordant, copper mordant, alum and indigo-dyed, alum and cochineal-dyed. You’ll be able to dye yellows, greens, and oranges.
  • Filtering cloth
  • Dye instructions

Club Levels: 50 yd skeins, 1/4 lb weld: $70 or 100 yd skeins, 1/2 lb weld: $120


Home Grown Club (with Shipping)



Pride & Prejudice | An All-At-Once Club that Ships Immediately!

P+PJoin {Among Friends} as we indulge in our obsession with Pride & Prejudice.

Canon Hand Dyes, Knitted Wit, and Sincere Sheep will dye yarns inspired by the three houses: Pemberly, Longbourne, and Netherfield.

There are so many goodies to fill the box we’re having a hard time choosing! A game to find the best suitor… goodies with our favorite quotes… character-inspired art… the list goes on!

This limited-edition club is ready to ship now. The all-at-once club box is $150 + shipping ($15 within the US and $25 to Canada).


Club Package (with Shipping)



 

Knit All Year Long with Outlander!
More Memberships Available Now

AF-Website-Outlander

Did you miss out on the first round of Outlander club membership? We are excited to announce that we have re-opened the club!
Outlander chronicles the adventures of Claire, a married British combat nurse who time-travels between World War II and 1743 Scotland, where she falls for a Scottish warrior, Jamie. This yarn and pattern club will feature character-inspired yarns and goodies in an every-other-month package.
Whether you are a new or long-time fan of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander book, you’ll want to join the Outlander Yarn Club adventures. Outlander is the first book by bestselling author Diana Gabaldon is a page turning genre bending book series (historical fiction, romance and fantasy – all at the same time). With the rich inspiration material from the eight book series, there’s sure to be fun surprises around every standing stone.
There will be a total of six packages, shipping every other month. Each shipment will include:

  • An Outlander character-inspired skein of yarn dyed by Canon Hand Dyes*
  • A pattern
  • A project bag
  • A set of coordinating stitch markers

For new members, your first club shipment will be sent out on March 15, 2015 (following the current club schedule), followed by shipments on the 15th of the month in May, July, September and November. Your May shipment will contain both your May and January club packages. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact info@amongfriendsclub.com.

* Canon Hand Dyes is the hand-dyer and creator of the very popular Downton Abbey yarn collection featured in Interweave Knits. The Canon Hand Dyes Downton collection now features over 25 character inspired colorways.
Sign up here if you would like to receive notifications about the club and other Outlander-related updates.

FULL CLUB: Outlander 12-month yarn club (six shipments):  $300 + 6.95* shipping per shipment**

YARN + STITCH MARKERS ONLY: Outlander 12-month yarn and stitch marker option (six shipments):  $210 + 6.95* shipping per shipment**

*$8.95 for international shipments


Outlander Club



SOLD OUT: Best of {among friends}
Stitches West Edition

Notebook-AdAre you bummed you will be missing out on all the fun at Stitches West?  We’ve got the next best thing! {Among Friends} has put together a collection for you from our friends vending at Stitches West.

Included in the box is the following:

  • 1 skein of 3 Corries yarn from Alpenglow Yarn
  • 3 patterns from Sweet Shop
  • 1 skein of the new Cormo Fingering yarn from Sincere Sheep
  • A new cross stitch pattern from Frosted Pumpkin (it’s perfect for knitters!)
  • 1 skein of Fingering alpaca yarn from Black Diamond Alpacas
  • 1 boxy bag from A Needle Runs Through It
  • 1 set of silver stitch markers from Spark!
  • 1 wristlet from Chicken Boots
  • 2 patterns from Kira K Designs

We are creating only 10 of these boxes so get one before they are gone!  You can choose between warm colors (brown, red, pink, orange and yellow) or cool colors (gray, purple, blue and green) and we’ll make sure the selections in your box fit with in those color schemes.