Monday, December 23, 2013

Seasons Greeting and Holiday Hours

Hello Everyone,
   Once a year, it is lovely for me to be able to reach out and wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Wonderful New Year! I hope that however you celebrate, that you have a great time with good food, great friends and family, and of course, some time for knitting!
   2013 was a terrific year, filled with classes, the second annual Purple Sock Fibre Retreat,our first ever "yarn tasting", a new website, an expansion at the shop and some great new lines of yarns, needles and notions, and 2014 promises to be even better.
   As the Purple Sock enters its seventh year, I am filled with a great deal of gratitude and thankfulness to you, my loyal, terrific, creative and fabulous customers. Without you, all of you, the Purple Sock would not be what it is...a dream come true for me.
         Just a quick  reminder that I am open today Monday December 23rd 10 til 5 pm and Tuesdays December 24th 10 til 3pm and then will be closed from December 25th til January 3rd and reopening on January 4th .
Also there are 2 days left of my Christmas specials , today is 15% off all teas and tea accessories and tomorrow, Dec 24th is make a  $20 or more purchase and receive a Free small package of Christmas tea ($4.50 value)
  Happy knitting! And a safe and happy holiday

Monday, December 16, 2013

Christmas Specials just for YOU, my loyal customers!

Hello everyone!

                    There are 7 more shopping days at "The Purple Sock" until Christmas as we will be
               open everyday from Wednesday, December the 18th through
               Tuesday December the 24th till 3 pm.


   In the spirit of the Season, I am offering a special each and every day to you, my loyal customers!  So here they are...just mention this email to get your special deals!

Wednesday, December 18th  ..Buy 2 and get one at 50% off on ANY Berocco yarn.....

Thursday,December 19th ....  20% off ANY red  yarns! 

Friday, December 20th...  10% off any spinning fibres OR if spinning is not your thing, then just roll the dice at the register and whatever you roll, you get that discount off ANY yarn in the shop!!!

Saturday, December 21st ....40% off ALL ruffle type scarf yarns, (these knit up super fast , so there is still time to make one or two for Christmas!!)

Sunday,December 22nd.....  10% off ALL  sock yarns and there are LOTS to choose from!

Monday,December 23rd.....15 % off ALL teas and tea accessories! (You know you are going to need tea over the Holidays!)

Tuesday, December 24th..... With your purchase  of $20 or more, you will receive a FREE  Small package of Christmas tea ($4.50 value)

Sunday, December 8, 2013


Hello everyone!

  Coldwater is bustling, and we are really excited about our "Merchant Madness" Event this Wednesday evening,December 11th, from 5 to 9 PM.
   We are offering a shopping experience that cannot be had at a mall.....with our select speciality shops carrying everything on your shopping list!
   At The Purple Sock, we are shaking things up a little, by offering you two dice to shake and roll...and whatever you roll, you deduct from your total order! So, if roll a 12, then you will get 12 percent off your purchases STORE-WIDE! Yarns,needles, books, teas, teapots,magazines, buttons....everything in the entire shop!

   And while you are in the shop, you can try a sample of my newest Christmas blend is just delicious!
   So, please join my fellow merchants listed below, and bring your friends and family to enjoy the sales and specials that each shop is offering!
   Also please note my holiday hours listed below. 
Happy knitting,
The Purple Sock
The Clothes Closet
Gary's Crafts
The Christmas Villager
Back In thyme
Severn Timber Mart
Off the Beaten Path
Shelley B's Fashions and Pine Cove Gallery
Holly's Beads
The Purple Sock  Holiday Season hours:

Monday Dec. 23rd  10 til 5 pm.
Tuesday Dec 24th 10 til 3 pm.  (Christmas Eve)

Closed Wednesday Dec 25th til Friday Jan 3rd  inclusive  for holidays and inventory.

Reopening on Saturday Jan 4th.

Monday, December 2, 2013

December is here!!

Hello everyone!


Well, December is here, complete with snow and pretty lights! I have just

received another order of the Namaste " Oh Snap" bags in terrific colours,

they are so handy for your knitting. There are two sets,one has two bags on

the larger size,and the other set has three bags from small to medium,but

just look what they hold! The perfect gift for the knitter on your list ( or

for yourself!)



Also, don't forget that our Coldwater Candlelight Walk is this Saturday December7th!!

Free skating at the Arena, Santa is at the Mill, the Parade begins at 5:30,

with a Scavenger hunt for the little ones,and great fun for the whole


I will be open til 8 PM that evening so feel free to pop in and do a little

shopping or  find some treasures and put them on the "Wish List" so your

friends and family know just what you want!


Happy Knitting,