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Two Locations - Two Times the Fun!

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Two Locations - Two Times the Fun!

    Hello my Brassy friends! It has been quite a summer!  It kicked off with a fire in Rockton, the temporary closure of that location as we moved to our new location in Roscoe and now we are ready to have a Grand Re-Opening of our Rockton shop!  What a whirlwind! Let's talk about the two locations in more detail....   Rockton - Brass Octopus Stitchery & Gifts Hours: Thursday/Friday 12-4 Saturday 10-4 This location will house all of our hand stitchery: Cross-stitch, Embroidery, Sashiko, Macrame and Yarn - both our luxurious hand-dyed Siren Song Yarns plus economical yarns...

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Grand Opening Week

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Grand Opening Week

Grand Opening Week continues at the Hilander Village in Roscoe, Illinois! New fabrics and Maker products being introduced each day.Don’t miss your chance to enter our $150 prize basket being given away at July 9th at 8 pm! Stop by this week for your entry ticket and register for our Grand Opening Reception on July 9th filled with more giveaways, refreshment and fun!New Shop Hours in Roscoe:Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10-7Saturday 10-4Sunday 12-4Register now for our Grand Opening reception and first Friday Fun Night:https://brassoctopus.com/products/friday-night-fun We tentatively hope to re-open the Rockton Brass Octopus Stitchery & Gifts on Thursday, August 5th....

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Grand Opening!

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Grand Opening!

We are so excited to be opening our second shop today in Roscoe, Illinois! Please join us to see our new space, enjoy some refreshments, enter a giveaway and score some great discounts on fabulous fabrics! Open 12-4 on Sundays Brass Octopus Hilander Village 4912 Hononegah Road Roscoe, Illinois 61073 brassoctopus.com

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Storefront Temporarily Closed - Online Shopping with Shipping/In Store Pick Up Available

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Storefront Temporarily Closed - Online Shopping with Shipping/In Store Pick Up Available

Our storefronts are currently closed as we prepare to open our new location in Roscoe, IL at the Highlander Mall on Hononegah Road.   Online shopping with in store pick up is available Monday, Thursday, Saturday 12-4 July 4th Grand Opening for Brass Octopus Fiber & Textile Shop and Maker's Studio - Rosco location July 8th Grand Opening for Brass Octopus Stitchery & Gift Shop - Rockton location   Future Hours for Roscoe location: Sunday 12-4 Monday 10-7 Tuesday - 10-7 Wednesday - Closed Thursday 10-7 Friday 10-7 Saturday 10-4 We will be following strict safety guidelines for all who enter the shop.  Please wear an propriate masks if you...

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Join us as we grow and keep on swimming!

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Join us as we grow and keep on swimming!

  Brassy Friends! Have you heard the news?  The Brass is growing and expanding to include another shop!  We are going to have a 5,000 square foot space in the Highlander Mall in Roscoe!  Our two shops will be on the same street – just three stop lights away from each other!  The Rockton shop is becoming a Stitchery shop focused on quality yarn, sashiko, embroidery, cross stitch and other hand stitched kits and items.  The Roscoe shop will house the fabric with an expanded selection plus a large, reservable event space for classes, special events such as baby showers/birthdays/retreats...

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