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Mystic Lighted Boat Parade 2016

Mystic Lighted Boat Parade 2016

by Jill Beaudoin November 26, 2016 1 min read

One of my favorite Christmas traditions as an adult is to the Lighted Boat Parade on the Mystic River the Saturday after Thanksgiving every year. Now that we have our shop right in front of the river, it makes that tradition even more enjoyable. We just step out onto the porch and watch the fun! I just downloaded the pictures and want to share my favorites.
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The Draken Harald Harfarge Arrives At Mystic Seaport

The Draken Harald Harfarge Arrives At Mystic Seaport

by Joshua Prescott October 06, 2016 4 min read


Draken Harald Harfarge Viking ShipI've just returned from The Mystic Seaport and the Viking Dragon Ship, the largest Viking ship sailing in modern times... It was a beautiful fall day today and there was quite a crowd, but I got a sneak preview of what was to come as I overheard one of the crew members of The Draken Harald Harfarge, Karolina talking about her journey with two of the members of the museum
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Newport Boat Show, Getting Ready for the Sailors and Boaters

Newport Boat Show, Getting Ready for the Sailors and Boaters

by Matt Beaudoin September 13, 2016 1 min read

Sailor Knot Bracelet setup at Newport Boat ShowBoat Show Setup Pictures at the Newport International Boat Show 2016.  Stop by and see us September 15-18, 2016

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Mystic Wooden Boat Show

Mystic Wooden Boat Show

by Matt Beaudoin July 11, 2016 1 min read

Wooden Boat Show arrives in MysticThe wooden Boat Show was here at the Mystic Seaport June 25-27.  We've been going as guests for 10 years, but this was our first time as exhibitors.  I'll let the pictures do most of the talking.
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1,100 Survival Bracelets taught at Mystic Aquarium in 32 hours

1,100 Survival Bracelets taught at Mystic Aquarium in 32 hours

by Matt Beaudoin May 01, 2016 1 min read

Survival Bracelet Class at the Mystic Aquarium Taught by Mystic Knotwork

FREE PROJECT BOOKLET (pdf)

...Our knot class quickly grew to a feeding frenzy of excitement for learning, with all 8 stations filled for 4 hours each day, with more students watching and learning as well....

1.4 miles of para cord used to teach 30 students per hour the art of survival bracelets (macrame for those of us over 40).

Check it out! 

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Nantucket Dreaming...

Nantucket Dreaming...

by Rachael Kokomoor April 08, 2016 3 min read

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Developing a Knot, Irish Style

Developing a Knot, Irish Style

by Rachael Kokomoor March 16, 2016 3 min read

Instagram Picture - Rachael Developing a Knot

Follow the development of a custom order we got, from the first take at a brand new knot to the final product and the replication of it.

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Reader's Choice New London Day

Reader's Choice New London Day

by Matt Beaudoin February 28, 2016 1 min read

 We have been selected as one of five finalists in the New London Day's Readers Choice Awards under Shopping ARTS.  

New London Day Reader  Choice Mystic KnotworkClick on ART then pick

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Betsy Mongrel vs Punxsutawney Phil

Betsy Mongrel vs Punxsutawney Phil

by Jill Beaudoin February 14, 2016 1 min read

As I sit here typing away on my laptop, the temperature outside the boat is nine below zero. Just a mere 12 days ago, on Feb 2, Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring. Then why was this picture my view from the shop window a few days ago?

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A Sailor Knot Tutorial

by Jill Beaudoin January 30, 2016 1 min read


The very patient Julia has made a
video on how she ties a turks head. As one of our newest employees, joining our knot family in July, she has some great insight on how to tie the turks head knot
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A Nautical Wedding - Thanks KC and Danielle!

by Jill Beaudoin January 07, 2016 1 min read

KC and Danielle

Everyone once in a while our awesome customers will send us pictures of their knots in use. KC was nice enough to do this! Their beautiful nautical wedding with our square knot boutonnieres took place at Roton Point overlooking Long Island Sound. You can see all the pictures here

 

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

by Jill Beaudoin December 24, 2015 1 min read

The holidays are upon is, and we feel so blessed. This has been an amazing season, so many of our knots are being given as holiday gifts

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