FANWOOD, NJ -- Mayor Colleen Mahr and members of the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce cut the ribbon at Fanwood's newest downtown business, Do Ewe Knit (36 North Martine Ave., Fanwood)
Do Ewe Knit is New Jersey’s premier luxury yarn boutique. It stocks prestige yarns and notions for every budget and project. She features a wall of hand-dyed Hedgehog fibers from Cork, Ireland and other yarns from all over the world. Yarns are made from the finest cashmere, merino, and mohair to machine washable hand-dyed yarns.
"I go to Ireland every year. My suppliers are indie dyers from all over the world. It's my niche," owner Karen Posniak says proudly. "The dyers are all independent small business owners."
Posniak and the entire Do Ewe Knit team are avid and professional knitters who are delighted to assist with customers knit and crochet pieces. She does her own Instagram account, which as 23,000+ followers and a Facebook page that has 55,000+ followers in just 6 years. This week, the store had customers who came down from New Hampshire. In July, designer Andrea Mowry will visit July 13 to 15 to teach a class.
When visiting Do Ewe Knit, customers are encouraged to spend time and browse, touch and feel all of the yarns and products, relax, and enjoy the store.
"I have created the salon as a way for all to express their love of knitting. Customer service is my mantra, knitting is my passion," Posniak says. "I'm a serious businesswoman."
In addition to yarns, Do Ewe Knit carries abooks, magazines, patterns, notions, needles, buttons, and more. The store is open six days a week, including Sundays.
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.