Archive for the ‘Knitting Supplies’ Category


February 12, 2013 Leave a comment

Spin a Yarn

August 16, 2012 Leave a comment

“This yarn, you see, started life on a sheep’s back not twenty mile from ‘ere, and the story of how it got from that field to this shop is a long and fascinating one. It begins in 1985…” And so the world’s most boring story begins. This knitting supplies shop was spotted in Killarney Ireland by Lydia Woodroff.

Pins n’ Needles

July 6, 2012 Leave a comment

All You Knit is Love

July 6, 2011 Leave a comment

I’m putting this in the Hall of Fame, both for its fairly tortured pun and reference to a Beatles song (both things I love). Not a bad start by first-time punter Michelle Keomany, who spotted this ‘spainful’ PSN in Barcelona. You can check out her blog here.

Sew and Tell

December 4, 2009 4 comments

Here’s a first: This Pun Shop Name was sent in by two different people on exactly the same day. From Berry NSW, thank you to both Georgia O’Brien and Jade Ramsey for bringing this Pun Shop Name into class. You both get an A+.

Wool and the Gang

November 23, 2009 Leave a comment

“Celebrate good puns, come on!” When Cool and the Gang released ‘Celebration’ in 1980, could they have imagined that Kylie Minogue would become famous for it 12 years later? Or that they would be the inspiration for this knitting-related Pun Shop Name in New York City? Thanks for the shot KC (and the Sunshine Band?)