Thursday, January 26, 2012

2012 Classes - Denver Public Library

Hi y'all!
Here is a starting list for 2012. All classes are free! Call your library to register. Join me, and come have fun learning to knit or crochet. Have a fiberlicious day!


Thursday, January 12th, 6 p.m. - Ross University Hills
Learn to Knit
For beginners or lapsed knitters needing a refresher. Learn to cast on, knit, and bind off. Learn about purling, and about starting a project. Bring a pair of size 10 bamboo straight needles. Yarn supplied. Register: 720.865.0955 or  

Saturday, February 4th, 2 p.m. •Bear Valley
Learn to Crochet
Learn the basics of crochet while starting a fabulous cowl or scarf. Learn how to Chain Stitch, Single Crochet, and Double Crochet. Learn about patterns and local yarn resources. Bring a ball of Chunky yarn and a Size N-13 (9mm) Crochet Hook. Register: 720.865.0975 or

Saturday, March 3rd, 2:00 p.m. - Smiley
Knitting in the Round
Learn to make a hat using circular needles and double points. Learn joining, knitting in a circle (round) and decreases. Bring a ball bulky weight yarn and size 11 needles – 16 inch circulars and 1 set of double points.
Register: 720-865-0260 or

Saturday, April 7th, 2:00 p.m. - Smiley
Knitting: Pattern Reading
Not sure what K2tog, YO, K, & BO mean? Learn knitting abbreviations, deciphering your pattern, how to read a chart. Great for all skill levels. Register: 720-865-0260 or

Thursday, May 10th, 6 pm - Ross University Hills
Learn to Knit
For beginners or lapsed knitters needing a refresher. Learn to cast on, knit, and bind off. Learn about purling and about starting a project. Bring a pair of size 10 bamboo straight needles. Yarn supplied. Register: 720.865.0955 or

Thursday, June 14th, 6 pm - Ross University Hills
Beyond the Basics
You will be guided through the mysteries of checking gauge and how to pick a project and match
the correct needles and yarn. Basic pattern reading skills will be covered, as well as a review of
knit, purl, and binding off. Increasing, decreasing, and yarn over’s will also be demonstrated. Bring
yarn and needles to practice your skills. Register: 720.865.0955 or

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

2011 Knitting Classes - Denver Public Library

COMING SOON: 2012 Dates!
Hi y'all!
Join me for free knitting classes at 2 branch libraries of the Denver Public Library. I will be teaching at the Bear Valley Branch and the Smiley Branch this year. Here at the dates & classes:
Bear Valley Branch - Thursdays, 6-7:30 pm
May 12th - Beyond the Basics
August 18th - Knitting RX
Smiley Branch Library - Saturdays, 2-3:30 pm
June 25th - Learn to Knit
July 30th - Beyond the Basics
August 27th - Knitting RX
September 24th - Knitted Gifts
November 10th - Knitted Gifts II
Hope to see y'all there!

Saturday, April 23, 2011

New Knitting Classes - At your Local Library!

Hey y'all!
I am teaching knitting classes at two local Denver Public Library's for 2011. I am teaching a series from June - September 2011, at the Smiley branch library. I have two classes scheduled at the Bear Valley branch in May & August. Join me there!! Here are the details:

Bear Valley Library - Thursdays, 6 pm - 7:30 pm
*May 12th - Beyond the Basics
*August 18th - Knitting RX

Smiley Library - Saturdays, 2pm - 3:30 pm
*June 25th - Learn to Knit
*July 30th - Beyond the Basics
*August 27th - Knitting RX
*Sept. 24th - Knitted Gifts
Hope to see y'all there!
Sylvia Montoya

Friday, January 14, 2011

Stitching the World Together - Charity Knitting Workshop

Join Sylvia Montoya - former owner of Posh, a Yarn Boutique as she returns with "fiberlicious" ideas for knitting with a purpose. She'll show you projects to make and tell you abbout some of the local oraganizations that accept them. Bring size 7 or 8 needles (double point or 16 in. circular) and get started on a hat.

January 15th, 2011, 1 pm
Denver Public Library - Bear Valley Branch
5171 W Dartmouth Ave.,
Denver, CO 80236

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Free Knitting Class at the Library!

Hi y'all, join me this Saturday for some knitting! Here are the details:

Knitting Workshop

Saturday, November 6, 2010, at 1 p.m.Ross-University Hills Branch Library.

Knitters! Need a fresh idea for those holiday gifts? Sylvia Montoya, former owner of POSH, a Yarn Boutique, shares some fab, “fiberlicious” projects you can make as gifts or for yourself! Got your own project? Bring yarn and your knitting needles and Sylvia will get you started.

**I will also have some books and a list of online sources to find find some fiberlicious projects, as well as a free scarf pattern.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

'Til we meet again...

A bittersweet ending...It's been an awesome journey, and I shared it with so many people that I hold close in heart. Thank y'all for making a community of fiberati in the 'hood. I hope that it continues on, and that the friendships that began at POSH last beyond.

Y'all have made me laugh & I've shared your sorrows & triumphs. You have touched my life in many ways, and you'll all live on in my heart.

Have a fiberlicious journey into the beyond! I'll be thinking of y'all!

Sylvia Montoya

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

SALE & POSH Closed 7/28 & 7/29/09

POSH will be closed for inventory July 28th & 29th. We will re-open on Thursday the 30th, at 1 pm.
Our Sale starts the July 30th !!
All yarn, books, & patterns are 20% off.
The sale room is 30% off! This is a great time to redeem your POSH Gift Certificates.
Have a fiberlicious day & see ya soon!