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Fall 2014 Shipment from Japan

Yesterday we were greeted by UPS with a very large shipment from Japan.  This always means a replenishment of inventory but it also means the latest limited edition items from SAORI Japan! There were a few items that are back

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A Cherry, Cherry Christmas

That’s right – we said it: “Christmas”.  It may be a bit early for many of you to begin thinking about, but not for those of you who have been craving Schacht’s Cherry Matchless! Schacht has been getting requests for

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Back from Conference

The SAORI Canada-US Conference and Post-Conference took place in Georgia over the last several days.  For those of us who have not yet had the pleasure of visiting Japan, it was an opportunity to finally meet Kenzo Jo, Akiko Jo,

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Blazing Shuttles Weave & Dye Weekend

Last weekend, we welcomed Blazing Shuttles, aka Kathrin Weber, to our studio for a 3-day Weave and Dye Workshop.  On Friday, twelve weaving students were welcomed by this beautiful selection of warps – what a way to start your weekend!

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Maryland Sheep & Wool 2014

2400 miles later and several hundred pounds lighter, we’ve arrived safely back from our first trip to Maryland Sheep and Wool.  The remaining items in the trailer have been unloaded and successfully re-organized into the studio. What an exciting trip

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Alabama Chanin – The Factory Grand Opening & Holiday Market

We love this regional designer and the story of her revitalization in her hometown of Florence, Alabama.  Natalie Chanin is expanding her space and invites everyone to a Grand Opening this Monday, November 18.  If you’re from the area or

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