Yarn Journeys Book Club
Details: Our yarn club will highlight and celebrate beautiful stories from BIPOC children’s authors. Both of us remember how important it was to see ourselves represented in the books we read as children.
What is Included in the Club?: Each Club will include 2 50g skeins of fingering weight, a variegated yarn with a coordinating semi-solid.
75% Superwash Merino 25% Nylon
There will also be a bookmark that corresponds with the book.
Goal: We want to highlight the diverse voices that exist, and hope that people can learn and share them with every generation. Our hope is to open a dialogue and pathway to understanding and empathy.
In keeping in line with our goals we have reserved two sets for BIPOC makers. We will be offering this each month.
Dates: To begin in January 2020 and end December 2020
Listing will be up in our respective websites May 10, 2020 at 9central/10am eastern.
This month’s Club, will be based on The Arabic Quilt An Immigrant Story by Aya Khalil and Illustrated by Anait Semirdzhyan These will be mailed out May 29. As this is a Pre-Order, please purchase separately from other products. If you purchase others together, they will all be mailed out on May 29.
Stitch By Stitch -Birch Hollow Fibers
Azimuth -Serendipitous Wool Company
Image Description: Book lays flat, shows the title of the book which has beautiful markings and colors in the main title, The Arabic Quilt. It shows a young black girl, dressed in a blue dungaree, with white socks and a white top, holding a sketchbook and a pencil. Around her lays a beautiful multi-colored quilt in tones of mustard, deep blue and red. By the books lay multicolored mini skeins, in tones of punk, purple, sea-green, orange, blue, burgundy and green. These are not the club colors and are for aesthetics. All lay on an ebony backdrop with flower and leaf cutouts.
Yarn has been washed in environmentally friendly wool wash and rinsed, minimal bleeding might occur. Wash in cold water and lay flat to dry.
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