Climbing Rose Mitten Kit

The recent season premiere of Mad Men had many people buzzing. It’s such a popular show that Newsweek celebrated the return of the series with an issue chock full of 1960’s style advertising. As I flipped through the pages, enjoying the ads and all of the photos accompanying the articles I had to smile. That…

Ride America

This week marked our fifth time to host Warm Showers bicyclists at our farm. It’s always a treat to meet the interesting people who chose, for whatever reason, to travel by bicycle. This time our guests were four women, Jane, Stephanie, Jeanie, and Chelsea who are riding across the US promoting bicycle safe routes. You…

March MadKnits!!! NCAA Tournament Pool!!!

  [one_fourth]  [/one_fourth] [one_fourth]  [/one_fourth] [one_fourth]  [/one_fourth] [one_fourth_last] [/one_fourth_last]     Announcing the First Annual Lost City Knits NCAA Basketball Tournament Pool! Yes, March Madness hits Lost City, too, but here it should be called March MadKnits. Anyone who is interested in yarn is welcome to enter, because we’re going to pony up winner’s choice…

Hat and Heel Sale!

It has been a cold week here and my knitting attention has turned from lace shawls to hats and mittens. Perhaps your knitting priorities are veering more towards warmth, too, so I’m putting some heavier yarns on sale. These local yarns from happy sheep that live at Cordero Farm near Stillwater, Oklahoma are perfect for…

New Lost City Knits website!!!

  [one_third]We’ve been hard at work setting up a new website for Lost City Knits, and it’s time for a public debut! Look around, tell us what you like and don’t like. There will be more yarns added before long, but quite a bit is uploaded already. We’re excited, and when you catch us when…

Salsa Fest 2011

For those of you curious about Salsa Fest. Let me start by saying it was 99 degrees Fahrenheit at 9pm. Yes, the sweet season when peppers begin to turn red. How’s that for putting forward a positive attitude during a heat wave? Below are a few of the chihuahua race participants. Some participants sported costumes,…

Summer Monday Dyepot Special — June 20 through June 22

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A weekend in the city – knitting, cycling, and fine dining.

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