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<span class="p-summary">The Spice & Tea Exchange Celebrates its 5-year Anniversary</span>

The Spice & Tea Exchange Celebrates its 5-year Anniversary

When: April 3, 2015 – April 6, 2015 all-day

<span class="p-summary">Spring has Sprung Sale at Coco Blanca</span>

Spring has Sprung Sale at Coco Blanca

When: March 30, 2015 – April 4, 2015 all-day
Where: Coco Blanca, 210 South Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

<span class="p-summary">Kid’s Class: Bunny Lollipops</span>

Kid’s Class: Bunny Lollipops

When: April 4, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: The Sugar Cube, 1218 King Street, Greenwich, CT 06831, USA

Turn lollipops into adorable bunnies! Ages: 4+. This is a drop-off activity. Advance registration required. Call to enroll your child(ren).

<span class="p-summary">PERFECT FOR SPRING: ENGLISH FRUIT CURDS WITH OUR SWISS TART SHELLS</span>

PERFECT FOR SPRING: ENGLISH FRUIT CURDS WITH OUR SWISS TART SHELLS

When: April 4, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: LA CUISINE, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

This combination of our Swiss tart shells and a bit of raspberry, apple , key lime or lemon curd from Elizabethan Pantry in England is a favorite big party dessert for lots of our clients.[…]

<span class="p-summary">BAKING WITH DORIE GREENSPAN IN MARCH: RICCOSA BUTTONS</span>

BAKING WITH DORIE GREENSPAN IN MARCH: RICCOSA BUTTONS

When: March 28, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: LA CUISINE, 323 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Baking Chez Moi is the latest addition to the addictive cookbooks by Dorie Greenspan. . This book is a bit more advanced than Baking From My Home To Yours, but there are plenty of simple[…]

Expansion at Hooray for Books! now a Reality

Expansion at Hooray for Books! now a Reality

It seems like it was just a few days ago when our beloved books store, Hooray for Books!, launched its Indiegogo campaign to help fund an expansion that would double the store space. Just over six months later and the construction is complete. The dust has barely settled, but the hard work and dedication of […]

<span class="p-summary">Brioche and Beyond with Olga Buraya-Kefelian</span>

Brioche and Beyond with Olga Buraya-Kefelian

When: May 9, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

New session added due to popular demand! Ever wondered what is the difference and what is in common between Brioche and Tuck and Fisherman’s rib and how to work them? Join this class to learn[…]

<span class="p-summary">Duane Park Shawl with Kirsten Kapur</span>

Duane Park Shawl with Kirsten Kapur

When: June 6, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

With its asymmetrical construction, Kirsten Kapur’s Duane Park Triangle shawl lends itself brilliantly to modification. In this class Kirsten will show us how to put our own individual spin on this adaptable pattern. Try gradient[…]

<span class="p-summary">Top Down Lace Shawl with Kirsten Kapur</span>

Top Down Lace Shawl with Kirsten Kapur

When: June 5, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Learn to knit beautiful top-down lace shawls with Kirsten Kapur’s Roma pattern. Using this lovely two-color pattern we will learn the basics of top down shawl knitting including the garter tab cast-on, working from charts,[…]

<span class="p-summary">Kirsten Kapur Book Signing and Trunk Show</span>

Kirsten Kapur Book Signing and Trunk Show

When: June 6, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Kirsten Kapur’s first independently published book, Kirsten Kapur Designs Shawl Book One, is a collection of her best loved shawl patterns from her blog, Through the Loops. The book is beautifully photographed by Gale Zucker,[…]