nancy O introduces private-label yarn

Nancy O’Connell, owner of nancy O, a yarn, gift and fashion shop at 23 Catoonah Street, will introduce her first private-label yarn at the Vogue Knitting show in New York City Jan. 12-14. On Monday, Jan. 15, the yarn will be available at the store in Ridgefield.

In developing her yarn, O’Connell worked with Ridgefield artist Amy Bock, who designed the labels and helped create the color palette. Bock, a knitter herself, has exhibited her paintings and mixed media work at various venues, including in New York City, Connecticut, Massachusetts and, in Ridgefield, at the Guild of Artists.