Category Archives: handmade


New Colors? Yes! Yarn @ t w i s t

twist is OPEN Wednesday thru Sunday 

Wednesday    12 – 4+   
Thursday        12 – 4+ 
Friday                12 – 4+  
Saturday        11  –  5+     
Sunday             12 – 4+

t w i s t TRIO’s in Bliss 

Bliss Fingering
70% SW Merino
20% Cashmere
and a hint of nylon for shape retention
380+ yds

also available in Heavenly DK + Delectable Worsted

Bliss 

t w i s t Bliss 

Fingering
70% SW Merino
20% Cashmere
and a hint of nylon for shape retention
380+ yards

New Colors available in Heavenly DK + Delectable Worsted


You’ll find lots of new Malabrigo @ t w i s t ! 

twistYARNS.com → http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo?viewall=1

SILKY MERINO → http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo-silky-merino?viewall=1

ARROYO → http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo-arroyo?viewall=1

MECHITA  →  http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo-mechita?viewall=1. looks great on US8!

 

Free Pattern!

Free Pattern!   

Odyssey Shawl designed by Joji Locatelli
Free  https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/odyssey-shawl
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Gift Ideas! Crafted by Hand @ t w i s t

 

twist will be CLOSED December 24 thru January 8

We wish you Joy filled Holidays!

& we look forward to seeing you in the new year ~

twist will re- OPEN Wednesday thru Sunday, January 9 – 13

Wednesday  12 – 4   
Thursday     12 – 4
Friday         12 – 4
Saturday      11  –  5     
Sunday           12 – 4

In-between the shops’ open hours,
I am spending extra time creating, dyeing and sourcing new yarns for the shop ~
while continuing my quest to find the magical balance between
hand dyeing new yarns for t w i s t and having the shop open!


New Yarn + Colors + Kits @ t w i s t !

Cashmere Scarves & Wraps.
New Colors
hand dyed this week !  
multi~color $78.
solid colors  $48.

Cashmere Scarves & Wraps.
multi~color dyed by hand  $78.
solid colors  $48.


Freshly dyed again this week…this color is now back in stock!
A fast knit on US11 !
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t w i s t  Delectable dyed by hand
80% merino 20% Silk 
Worsted
machine washable

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Delectable Cowl Kit  (includes 1 skein Delectable + pattern)
$28.
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t w i s t  Mist   (more colors just arrived!)
60% mohair 40% Silk
$15.99

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Misting Cowl Kit  (includes 3 skeins Mist/Float + pattern)
$48.
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t w i s t  Mist 
60% mohair 40% Silk
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t w i s t  Float 
70% mohair 30% Silk
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Merino + Cotton Scarves & Wraps.
hand tied fringe
$42.
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Malabrigo Hand Dyed Lace Scarf Kit  (includes pattern + 2 skeins Malabrigo Lace yarn)
100% Baby Merino
Knit w/US6, 7 or 8!
$18.    (940 yards of hand dyed lace!)
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Hand Crafted.  Hand Felted. Hand Woven.
Project Bags & Totes $20. + up
Merino Wool & Silk Scarves $38. + up


More Project Totes just arrived!!
Interior / exterior pockets

Hand Sewn Accessory Zip Pouches
$16.50 + up  (fully lined)

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Hand Dyed. Hand Woven. Hand Crafted. Gifts by Hand @ t w i s t

twist will be OPEN Wednesday thru Sunday
December 5 thru December 23

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Wednesday   12 – 4+   
Thursday      12 – 4+  
Friday         12 – 4+   
Saturday      11  –  5+     
Sunday         11  –  5+

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Malabrigo
New Yarn!
New Colors!
Washted
ultra soft single ply worsted
100% Merino  

machine washable

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New Gifts by Hand @ t w i s t 

Dyed by Hand ~ Cashmere Scarves & Wraps.

100% Cashmere Gauze
Size +-: 24″ x 80″

$78.

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Hand Crafted.  Hand Felted.  Gifts by Hand.
Project Totes
Project Bags
Merino Wool & Silk Scarves
Cotton Project Bags

$20. + up

New Hand Crafted Project Bags + Accessory Organizers + Yarn @ t w i s t !

New!  Cotton Project Bags 
Crafted by Hand
Perfect for socks and small projects
  

twist will be OPEN Wednesday thru Sunday
November 28 until December 23

Wednesday   12 – 4+   
Thursday      12 – 4+  
Friday         12 – 4+   
Saturday       11 – 5+     
Sunday          11 – 5+

Delectable Worsted 
Merino + Silk blend 
dyed by hand in small batches
machine washable


Free Scarf ~ Shoulder Wrap Pattern with yarn purchased for your project

t w i s t Angel Wings
Mohair + Silk blend with just a hint of sparkle!
dyed by hand in small batches

Ready to Wear & Ready to Gift @ t w i s t 

Hand Felted Silk & Merino Scarves
$38.

Merino Cotton Scarf + Wrap
Handwoven in Nepal with Hand Tied Fringe
$42.

Cashmere Knit Wraps & Cashmere Lace Scarves
$48 – 98


New!  Cotton Project Bags + Accessory Organizers
Crafted by Hand + plastic lined for easy care
Available in 4 sizes

Love Malabrigo.

New Rios Colors,
New Mechita Colors,
New Worsted
+ more of your all-time fav’s now @ t w i s t !

Hundreds of Malabrigo colors are now in stock @ t w i s t !
Malabrigo online @ twistYarns.com

Sit ‘n Knit ~ Sunday, December 2 from Noon to 2 pm.
It’s Winter!…and the perfect time to visit and knit and take a bit of down time…
You are invited to join Monika for a couple of hours to knit 
and/or crochet
with friends old and new, sharing stories, eating treats,
and feeling productive by working on our projects with yarns from t w i s t!

Space is limited.  If you would like to join us please R.S.V.P.  by replying to this email…
or call Cathy@ 
t w i s t  310-374-7810

*sometimes there are last minute cancellations ~ you are always welcome to drop in and join us 🙂 

click link for more infohttps://twistyarns.com/event/sunday-social-knitting-twist-3/?instance_id=1904

twist will be OPEN Wednesday thru Sunday
November 28 until December 23

Wednesday   12 – 4+   
Thursday       12 – 4+  
Friday             12 – 4+   
Saturday       11 – 5+     
Sunday           11 – 5+

Giving Thanks. Open Wednesday. Small Business Saturday + Sunday Specials @ t w i s t !

Thanksgiving is always a time of quiet reflection for me…

I am thankful for each and every one of you
who have chosen to craft with yarns from 
twist this year.

My very best to all of you during this holiday,
Cathy

twist will be OPEN
Wednesday   12 – 4+   November 21
Saturday       11 – 5+     November 24
Sunday          11 – 5        November 25

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Celebrate Small Business Saturday t w i s t !
Saturday Specials  ~ OPEN  11 – 5+
SAVE up to 40%
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Holiday Sunday Specials ~ OPEN   11 – 5+
SAVE up to 40% 

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CLOSED Thursday+ Friday this week for Thanksgiving Holiday

Heavenly DK 
Merino + Cashmere blend 

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photo by Kim B.
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Confetti Sock

90% SW Merino 10% Nylon

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Hand Felted Silk & Merino Scarves
a new shipment has just arrived!
$38.

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Merino Cotton Scarf + Wrap
Handwoven in Nepal with Hand Tied Fringe
$42.

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Cashmere Knit Wraps & Cashmere Lace Scarves
back in stock!
$48 – 98

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100% Cashmere Wraps now also available in oatmeal (shown) and charcoal
$98.

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satokichi’s Fern & Feather in Malabrio Rios
https://www.ravelry.com/projects/satokichi/fern–feather

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Love Malabrigo?
New Rios Colors, New Mechita Colors, New Worsted + more of your all-time fav’s now @t w i s t !

Hundreds of Malabrigo colors are now in stock @ t w i s t !
Malabrigo online @ twistYarns.com

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Celebrate Small Business Saturday t w i s t !
Saturday Specials  ~ OPEN  11 – 5+
SAVE up to 40%

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Holiday Sunday Specials ~ OPEN   11 – 5+
SAVE up to 40% 

Sit ‘n Knit ~ Sunday, December 2
It’s Winter!…and the perfect time to visit and knit and take a bit of down time…
You are invited to join Monika for a couple of hours to knit 
and/or crochet
with friends old and new, sharing stories, eating treats,
and feeling productive by working on our projects with yarns from t w i s t!

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You are invited to Join us for Social Knitting @ t w i s t :
December 2 from Noon to 2 pm.
Space is limited.  If you would like to join us please R.S.V.P.  by replying to this email…
or call Cathy@ 
t w i s t  310-374-7810

*sometimes there are last minute cancellations ~ you are always welcome to drop in and join us 🙂 

click link for more infohttps://twistyarns.com/event/sunday-social-knitting-twist-3/?instance_id=1904

OPEN Thanksgiving Week 
12 – 4+.   Wednesday, November 21
11 – 5+   Small Business Saturday SpecialsNovember 24
11 – 5      Sunday Holiday Specials November 25

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CLOSED Thursday & Friday for Thanksgiving Holiday
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OPEN November 28 – December 23
12 – 4+.  Wednesday
12 – 4+  Thursday
12 – 4+  Friday
11 – 5    Saturday
11 – 5    Sunday

Mornings + evenings each week, I will be busy creating + dyeing more yarn…
keeping the shop filled with new + fresh + different !

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In-between the shops’ open hours,
I am spending extra time creating, dyeing and sourcing new yarns for the shop ~ and continuing my quest to find the magical balance between
hand dyeing new yarns for t w i s t and having the shop open!

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.I look forward to hearing from you
or seeing you soon!
Cathy

New Color Inspiration @ t w i s t

fresh from the dye pot  t w i s t yarns

Solitude Singles
Bamboo Gradients
Bamboo Blend
Heavenly DK
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t w i s t  is Open this WEEKEND
July 6 – 8
Friday     12 – 4+
Saturday 11 – 5
Sunday   12 – 4+

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Please Note: Limited open hours next week:
The shop will be Closed Saturday (7/14) so I can attend my mom’s 85th Birthday Celebration!
The shop will be Open Friday (7/13) & Open Sunday (7/15) from 12 – 5+

Hand Crafted Project Totes
4 exterior pockets + 4 interior  pockets!

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Ignorant Bliss’ Sherilyn designed by Ysolda Teague
This color in stock @ t w i s t
Colors @ t w i s t  click this link

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New!  Malabrigo Sock Colors have arrived + over 25 colors in stock!
Colors @ t w i s t  click this link http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo-sock?viewall=1

       

       
Colors @ t w i s t  click this link
      

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sketchbooks’ Clothilde designed by Kristen Hanley Cardozo
Malabrigo Sock Colors @ t w i s t  click here  http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo-sock?viewall=1

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Weekend specials continued!
with my thanks for your continued patience
as I try to find a magical balance
between working in the shop and creating at the dye-pots…

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MalabrigoBuy 4 & Get 1 more =  your 5th skein is FREE! 
whenever you purchase 4 skeins*
You’ll get your * 5th skein free!
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Hundreds of Colors + New Colors Now in stock!
click link to view colors
http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo?viewall=1

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Mix it up!
Buy any 4 & Get 1 more on all these Malabrigo Yarns:
Fingering: Sock + Mechita + Mora
Sport: Arroyo + Silky Merino
DK: Dos Tierras 
Worsted: Rios + Worsted Singles
Chunky: Merino
Bulky:  Mecha 
Super Bulky: Caracol + Rasta
( Lace not included)

*Free skein to be of equal or lesser value.

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Solitude + Weekend Specials @ t w i s t!

t w i s t  Solitude Lace
dyed by hand

single ply / 780 yd
lightweight ‘n airy
easy care = machine wash!
new colors fresh from the dye pots @ t w i s t

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t w i s t  is OPEN this WEEKEND
June 22 – 24
Friday     12 – 4+
Saturday 11 – 5
Sunday   12 – 4+

t w i s t  Solitude fingering
dyed by hand

single ply / 430 yd +
lightweight ‘n airy
easy care = machine wash!
new colors fresh from the dye pots @ t w i s t

t w i s t  Solitude fingering

as a thank you
for your continued patience as I try to find a magical balance
between working in the shop and creating at the dye-pots

I will continue to offer weekend specials!

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Weekend Specials, June 22 – 24

Craft.Love (worsted shown in photo)
Craft.Hugs 

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BUY 3 + Get 3 FREE !
super soft ~ machine wash & dry!
…and yes, there are sweater and blanket quantities available!

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t w i s t Table Top
Special Offer while supplies last!
Yarns will be added daily to keep the table top filled with a suprising selection  

MalabrigoBuy 4 & Get 1 more =  your 5th skein is FREE! 
whenever you purchase 4 skeins*
You’ll get your * 5th skein free!

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Hundreds of Colors now in stock!
click link to view colors
http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo?viewall=1
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Mix it up!
Buy any 4 & Get 1 more on all these Malabrigo Yarns:
Fingering: Sock + Mechita
Sport: Arroyo + Silky Merino
DK: Dos Tierras 
Worsted: Rios + Worsted Singles
Chunky: Merino
Bulky:  Mecha 
Super Bulky: Caracol + Rasta
( Lace not included)

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*Free skein to be of equal or lesser value.

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Inspiration + Free Patterns + t w i s t is OPEN Friday thru Sunday this week

the gentle knitter’s woodlandshawl designed by Nikol Lohr
https://www.ravelry.com/projects/ChelseaB/woodland-shawl

Free pattern

 

t w i s t  will be CLOSED for a few more days and OPEN Friday thru Sunday this week
In the meantime, here are some free patterns for your inspiration!
…all made with yarns you can find @ t w i s t when we re-OPEN next week.

t w i s t  will re-OPEN this MEMORIAL WEEKEND
May 25 – 27
Friday     12 – 4+
Saturday 11 – 5
Sunday   12 – 4+
Thank you for your patience as I try to find a magical balance between working in the shop and creating at the dye-pots!

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gussie’s schieffelin point shawl designed by Kate Gagnon
https://www.ravelry.com/projects/gussie/schieffelin-point-shawl
Free pattern
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Crystaltips’ Seven and Zero designed by Kaitlin French
https://www.ravelry.com/projects/Cristaltips/seven-and-zero-2
Free pattern

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knittimo’s echo flower shawl designed by Jenny Johnson Johnen
https://www.ravelry.com/projects/knittimo/echo-flower-shawl
Free pattern

Prizes + New Yarn? Yes! Join us fo rthe LA Yarn Crawl @ t w i s t

t w i s t  Bamboo Blend
new colors dyed by hand
Yarn Crawl discount: 10% off
+ FREE ‘Twisted Rose’ Knit pattern


t w i s t  Bamboo Blend
new colors dyed by hand
Yarn Crawl discount: 10% off
FREE ‘t w i s t Gardens’ Crochet pattern

 

t w i s t  Bamboo Blend
new colors dyed by hand
Yarn Crawl discount: 10% off
FREE ‘Transitional t w i s t’ pattern w / 2 skein purchase of our exclusive  t w i s t Bamboo

 

  t w i s t  OPEN Hours April 19 – 22
 

  • YARN CRAWL EXTENDED OPEN HOURS!!
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Thursday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Friday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Saturday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Sunday

NOTE: after the Yarn Crawl, t w i s t will be closed for a week +
If you are planning a special trip, please be sure to check for our up-to-date open hours.

Fresh-from-the-Dye Pots
New. New. New. Colors dyed by hand
Confetti Color @ t w i s t

 

t w i s t confetti
new colors + fav’s dyed by hand
hi-twist merino = superb stitch definition


new Confetti colors dyed by hand @ t w i s t

t w i s t BLISS
20% Cashmere
what’s not to love?
new colors dyed by hand @ t w i s t


t w i s t TUFF
new colors dyed by hand
hi-performance nylon
the perfect yarn for market bags & totes!

 

subtle + refined.
intriguing + different
complex + bold
we’ve got your color @ t w i s t !

 

t w i s t Heavenly
colors dyed by hand
merino + cashmere fingering with a hint of nylon
NEW colors + more shop fav’s back in stock just in time for the Yarn Crawl!

 

Malabrigo Color Block + Gradient Kits are back in stock ~
1050 yards!
hand dyed merino worsted
$58.

*** over 400 colors in Malabrigo now in stock @ t w i s t !
click link to view all in stock colors here: http://twistyarns.com/store/yarn-malabrigo?viewall=1

YARN CRAWL 2018
PRIZES, FREE Patterns + 10% Feature YARN Discount 

 

Feeling Lucky?
Visit  t w i s t  anytime during the Crawl for your chance to Win !!!

WIN a $100  t w i s t  GIFT CERTIFICATE !!!

or
a FREE skein of our exclusive Hand Dyed TwistTUFF +
HandCrafted Project Tote !

 

LA YARN CRAWL SPONSOR PRIZE BASKETS!
Every shop on the Crawl will have a huge Prize Basket filled with yarny-goodness from the generous Yarn Crawl Sponsors! Visit t w i s t during the Crawl and you might be the Lucky Winner!

 

YARN CRAWL 2018
April 19 – 22
t w i s t
will be OPEN Thursday thru Sunday 10am – 6pm


Print your PASSPORT !
link: 
https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0674/9919/files/LAYC_2018_Passport_FA.pdf?13475468514875101117


310. 374.7810

  t w i s t  OPEN Hours April 19 – 22
 

  • YARN CRAWL EXTENDED OPEN HOURS!!
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Thursday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Friday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Saturday
  • OPEN       10 – 6+     Sunday
NOTE: after the Yarn Crawl, t w i s t will be closed for a week +
If you are planning a special trip, please be sure to check for our up-to-date open hours.

t w i s t Table Top S A L E ~ Yarn & Accessories

S A L E  on these select yarns, accessories and more…

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WINTER TABLE TOP  S A L E  @ t w i s t !
S A V E  up to -50% 

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OPEN Thursday thru Sunday  (Closed Monday thru Wednesday)
This week: March 8 –  11

  • CLOSED       Monday thru Wednesday
  • OPEN       SALE   12 – 6+     Thursday
  • OPEN       SALE   12 – 6+     Friday
  • OPEN       SALE   11  – 5+     Saturday
  • OPEN       SALE   12  – 5+     Sunday

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S A L E  on all the yarns in this photo and more added daily!

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S A V E !   –50%, -40%, 30% off  Select Yarns
(We need room for Spring and you’ll SAVE $$$)

Anzula
Malabrigo
Manos
t w i s t

(we will keep the table top filled with yarn added daily …
and there will be a few surprise skeins on the S A L E table each day!
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S A L E  on all Interchangeable Needle & Hook Sets
*20% OFF   Any set = You Choose!

Addi
ChiaoGoo
KA
Knitter’s Pride
Lykke

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S A V E  -20% !
Visit the shop or call us to place your order: 310. 374. 7810 
When we are out of stock (these go fast!) I will order a set for you ~
*20% discount on all pre-paid Interchangeable Kit Orders March 8 – 11

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OPEN Thursday thru Sunday  (Closed Monday thru Wednesday)
March 8 –  11  (this week!)

  • CLOSED       Monday thru Wednesday 
  • OPEN        SALE   12 – 6+     Thursday
  • OPEN        SALE   12 – 6+     Friday
  • OPEN        SALE   11  – 5+    Saturday
  • OPEN        SALE   12  – 5+    Sunday

 

March 14 – 18

  • OPEN        12 – 4+    Wednesday
  • OPEN        12 – 4+    Thursday
  • OPEN        12 – 4+    Friday
  • OPEN        11  – 5     Saturday
  • OPEN        12  – 4     Sunday

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