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Super Stash Sale of the Century

An enormous donation of high-quality yarns was received by Homes First, an organization that provides services to marginalized people. It will be on sale, Sept. 7 2013, at Toronto’s Cabbagetown Festival at the Homes First booth. The yarns include kid mohair, Rowan tweed, silk and magpie. High-end and imported brands include Jo Sharp, Noro, Manos, Green Mountain Spinnery, and a Philosopher’s Kit. Mohair yarns are priced at $1/ ball, while the other yarns are $2/ball. All proceeds go to Homes First.

Creative Commons photo courtesy of the George Eastman House Collection

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Strand News is the online meeting place for members of the Volunteer Association of the Textile Museum of Canada. Our annual fundraisers, including the Textile Bazaar, support Museum programs and exhibitions.

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This entry was posted on July 29, 2013 by in • Upcoming Events, Fundraising Sales and tagged , , .

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