Category Archives: Crochet

Epiphany 2014: In which one of us gets crabs

Crocheted crabs that is! Elise knit some Alderman mitts [FREE PATTERN!] for Jenn with Lana Gatto Feeling, a DK weight yarn. But she had a little bit left over, so, being Elise, she thought, why not crochet some crabs.

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OMG My Hands Are Cold! Fingerless Mitts Edition, Part 2

Last week I posted Part 1 of our staff’s suggestions for fingerless mitts, and because, for some reason, it isn’t warm yet, here’s Part 2, featuring crochet and alternate constructions. First, our lovely shop friend Sarah has recently released a … Continue reading

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OMG My Head is Cold!

Raise your hand if your kid has had a full week of school since early December. Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? I didn’t think so. A hat is a quick project that’s easy to complete while the kids are screaming and running … Continue reading

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OMG My Neck Is Cold!

Today we begin a new feature on the blog in which I highlight different accessories to keep your extremities warm through this ridiculous winter weather we’re having. I’m starting with cowls because I’ve found that they are a really useful … Continue reading

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Our Fiber Resolutions for 2014, Part 2

Last week, I posted the first half of our staff fiber resolutions, and as promised, here’s part two. Jack: I am planning on finishing every single UFO in my stash…this is the year! Jenn: Spin a pound of fiber and … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Kathy’s Crochet Improv

Kathy brought in this tunic that she designed herself! It’s crocheted out of Lorna’s Laces Solemate, and we think it looks terrific.

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FO Friday: Lynn’s Crocheted Baby Hoodie

Lynn sent us a lovely email with a picture of a baby cardigan she’d crocheted from Berroco Comfort DK. While we don’t know the name of the pattern, we love the story behind it. Lynn bought this yarn on her … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Angie’s Piquant Shawl

Angie crocheted this lovely Piquant Shawl out of Dream in Color Smooshy and Starry. Piquant is available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase.

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Shop Sample Spotlight: Arches Cowl

This crocheted moebius scarf is a stunner, and as soon as we saw it on Ravelry, we knew we needed one for the shop. This Arches Cowl, available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase, is crocheted with one of our … Continue reading

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Join Us For a Yarn Tasting with Mountain Meadow Wool

Touch the West with us on July 24, 2013! Our fantastic yarn rep Andrea will be here with samples of the following yarns for you to knit and/or crochet with. Jackson – a 2-ply DK weight, 100% wool yarn, which … Continue reading

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