Interweave is bringing their Yarn Fest Event back to Loveland, Colorado in 2016. This is like the Super Bowl of yarn for people like my wife. Lovers of all fiber arts, including: knitting, crochet, weaving and spinning, will enjoy the second annual Interweave Yarn Fest March 31-April 3, 2016 at Embassy Suites Loveland.

Spinning yarn at Yarn Fest
Courtesy of Interweave Yarn Fest

The four-day retreat allows consumers with a passion for the fiber crafts an opportunity to learn new techniques, meet nationally-known instructors, shop for unique fiber tools/products, and connect with like-minded people in a comfortable environment.


Registration is now open, with a special early-bird discount for workshop registrants. Register by January 15, 2016, to take full advantage of the discounted price and register for 3 or more classes to get a FREE tote bag.


Workshops - Dozens of expertly taught, project-based workshops in knitting, crochet, weaving and spinning for beginner through advanced-level fiber students. Workshops are held daily in 3- and 6-hour sessions.
•Marketplace with dozens of vendors from around the world, who will supply one-of-a-kind specialty fibers, hand-dyed yarns, patterns, fiber supplies and related products. The marketplace will have a $5 entry fee for the whole weekend and will be open Thursday, March 31- Saturday, April 2, from 10am-6pm.
Evening social activities, including a ‘Yarn Along’ event to mix and mingle with friends and fiber instructors on  April 1, a Keynote Dinner with Clara Parkes—author of The Knitter’s Book of Yarn and The Yarn Whisperer: My Unexpected Life in Knitting on April 2 and a Fiber Lounge open throughout the weekend for students.

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