Category Archives: Free Pattern Links

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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January Dream Club is here!

Dream Club was a little late this month, but we are pleased it is here at last!   This month’s offering is a yarn base I have been wanting to try for a while: Perfectly Posh Sport. This time, it … Continue reading

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Our Fiber Resolutions for 2014, Part 1

It’s that time of year! Every January seems like a clean slate for structuring and ordering our fiber-y lives. I asked the staff what their resolutions were for the coming year: Amy: My goal for 2014 is to publish 12 … Continue reading

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We’ve Gone and Lost Our Fool Minds!

At least I have. And some of our customers. A few months ago, one of our customers said she was going on vacation with a friend and they were going to cast on a new project every day. Crazy!!! we … Continue reading

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Christmas is only… WHAT?

I didn’t quite realize that Christmas was coming quite so soon. I think the lateness of Thanksgiving kind of threw me off my game. This year, I decreed that all adults in the family are getting a gift that someone … Continue reading

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A Special FO Friday: Annie’s Shawls

We are honored this week to have a guest post from our dear shop friend Annie, who recently lost her father and wanted to knit for the people who cared for him. The week after my Dad died, I went … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Jan’s Darkside Cowl

When folks come in asking for recommendations for a cowl pattern, Yvonne always recommends the Darkside Cowl [FREE!] as one that is particularly squishy and fun to knit.  Jan took Yvonne’s recommendation and knit this lovely cowl, modeled by Jessica, … Continue reading

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November Dream Club is HERE!

This month’s yarn from Dream in Color is a special base developed just for the club: a laceweight alpaca, silk, and wool blend. We found photographing this month’s selection to be a challenge, but this gives you an idea of … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Maria’s Boneyard Shawl

Maria was the winner of some sportweight Cody yarn at last summer’s Mountain Meadow Wool yarn tasting. She brought in her Boneyard Shawl (FREE PATTERN!) that she made with her prize! The shawl is not blocked yet, but we think … Continue reading

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