New Yarn Line: JOMA Yarn

In celebration of the painterly JOMA Yarn from Vancouver Island that we are now carrying, we sat down with MJ from JOMA to chat about inspiration, process and a love of all things colour and fibre. Come with us on a journey to find out what it takes to build

Read More

Winter Is Coming… Learn to Knit!

Our Fall Classes are now listed and filling up! Learn to knit, crochet, spin or felt!   Beginner knitting classes on Mondays starting Sept 12th. Or bring your own project to learn new skills at our Beyond the Basics classes on Thursdays starting Sept 8th. Beginner crochet workshop happens on

Read More

7 Year Anniversary SALE List

Over half the store is going on SALE this SATURDAY, SUNDAY and MONDAY (August 27-29th) to celebrate the 7th anniversary of Baaad Anna’s! We appreciate all who come into our store on a daily basis and are thrilled to help kick start the fall knitting season with one of Anna’s

Read More

New Yarn: MJ Yarns Self -Spiraling Sock

Now in the Baaad Anna’s sock knitting fold is Weird Sisters Simple Sock Yarn from MJ Yarns. These entirely new and unique yarns are the brain child of Jonathan Berner, an independent dyer based in Lafayette, Colorado.    The “Weird Sisters” name and colours were “inspired by Shakespeare’s witches from

Read More

An Evening With Friends

Tonight’s trunk show was a sharing of common ground of likeminded and talented individuals that I am proud to call my friends.     In addition to the amazing Caitlin Ffrench, Kristan  MacIntyre and Heidi Braacx who you can read about here, a number of the  city’s most talented knitters, crocheters

Read More

Not Your Mama's Yarn Store