haldecraft — yarn club

A new way to get HaldeCraft yarn

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Do you miss yarn club? Just getting yarn? Getting yarn once a month as a surprise to yourself (even though sure, you saw the notification for your credit card, but hey, YARN!)? I have a little surprise for you… Over on Patreon, which (unlike my Shopify site) is easily set up for recurring payments, I have a new Patreon support level. Called “Cosmic Makers”, it’s yarn, just yarn, only yarn. One skein of yarn, for $30/month, shipping is included. Is there fine print? Maybe a FAQ? You know it. Patreon will charge your credit card on or about the first...

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New in the Shop: The August 2019 HaldeCrate

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Pre-orders shipped today, and that means that extras of the August HaldeCrate, Cats and Dogs, are now available. As I write this, there are two mugs, five coaster sets, three magnet sets, seven soap and lotion sets, and two of almost every base yarn. The mugs are that fun, organic folded-box style, with a good sturdy handle. The design is just a little bit different on each side, according to how the clay was rolled out. Approximate Height: 3.5 inches; Approximate Width: 3.25 x 3.25 inches (at lip); Approximate Weight: 15 ounces; Holds Approximately: 16 ounces Coasters come in a set of four,...

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The August 2019 HaldeCrate: Cats and Dogs (update)

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Hey, all! Just a quick update with some pictures of finished products in the upcoming August HaldeCrate, Cats & Dogs. You remember what's in the Cats and Dogs HaldeCrate? A skein of yarn in the base of your choice (from what is available); a set with soap (Puppy Kisses, milky and salty), hand lotion (Kitten Purrs, fruity and floral), and lip balm (Sweet Snuggles, buttered biscuits); a set of four coasters; a set of five magnets; a mug. But you can mix and match as much as you want with your crate – multiple skeins of yarn, or yarn and a...

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Announcing: The May 2019 HaldeCrate - Cherry Bomb

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Pre-orders for this crate will be available through Tuesday, April 30th, and will ship on Wednesday, May 15th. At that point, a limited number of extra yarns, soap sets, soap dishes, and yarn bowls will be listed and they will remain available until sold out. What do you get to choose from in the Cherry Bomb HaldeCrate? A skein of yarn in the base of your choice (from what is available); a set with soap (scent of soap and hand lotion: Cherry Bomb [chocolate covered cherries]), and lip balm (flavor: Cherry Bomb [chocolate covered cherries]); a cherry-decorated soap dish, and...

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The February 2019 HaldeCrate: Whooooooo's Ready for the End of Winter (update)

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Today is the last day for pre-orders for the February 2019 HaldeCrate, Whoooooooooooo's Ready for the End of Winter. What exactly is a HaldeCrate, in general? Are you familiar with themed crates, like BarkBox, or LootCrate, or Hello Fresh? This is like that, but with my spin on it. For a long time HaldeCraft has offered a yarn club, wherein you could pre-order if you liked the theme that was planned; I would tell you the theme but not show off the yarn until after pre-orders were closed club was ready to start shipping. HaldeCrate is a different type of...

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