Category Archives: Yarn

FO Friday: Carol’s Hemlock Ring Blanket

Carol worked HARD on this gorgeous Hemlock Ring blanket! Made from a free pattern that Jared Flood (aka Brooklyn Tweed) adapted from a vintage doily pattern, Carol’s Cascade Eco blanket is a stunner. Many thanks to customer and Frequent FO … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Zelda’s Distant Shores Pullover

Zelda is working on a Distant Shores Pullover in Brown Sheep Nature Spun Sport for the main color and shades of Bare Naked Wool Stone Soup Fingering for the accents. Both of these yarns are grown and milled in the … Continue reading

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“What Do With?” A New Monthly Column About Spinning Fiber

Welcome to Christiana’s  new once a month column designed to show off one of our fibers and give you some ideas of techniques to prep and spin the different fibers and what you might do with the finished yarn (other … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Jen W’s Handspun

Jen W recently came in to show us some of her handspun yarns. All of these were spun and plied on a spindle! Yarn Hollow Merino Tussah in Dove Gray: Yarn Hollow Panda Top in Galaxy: Mauch Chunky in Blue … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Yvonne’s Foyle’s Pullover

When Amy Herzog’s new design, Foyle’s Pullover, came out, Yvonne immediately began swatching. After testing three different yarns, she settled on Mountain Meadow Jackson in Brick and put her swatch and measurements into CustomFit. When she’s done, it will look … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Diane’s Sandra’s Shawl

Marine Silk Fingering is one of our favorite yarns, and Diane’s meticulous knitting showcases it perfectly. Sandra’s Shawl is available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase.

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WIP Wednesday: Jenn’s Antarktis

Jenn is knitting an Antarktis out of Zen Yarn Garden’s Serenity 20 in one of her one-of-a-kind colorways. When I saw Jenn’s, I ran to wind some Dream in Color Smooshy with Cashmere to make one of my own. Jenn … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Robin’s Laight Street

When Kirsten Kapur’s Shawl Book One hit our shelves, Robin snapped up her copy and then ran to the Mountain Meadow Laramie shelves to make a selection for Laight Street. Laight Street is available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase, … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Emily’s Flying Fish

Emily is our Queen of Colorwork, and this Tiling Flying Fish she has in progress is no exception! Emily is working with Dream in Color Smooshy in Miami Red and Amber Glass, and the pattern is available as a Ravelry … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Arnel’s Carrara Shawl

Arnel brought in her completed Carrara Shawl! Found in the Winter 2014 issue of Knitscene, the pattern is knit in Blue Moon Marine Silk Fingering in “Help Us Rhonda” and Zen Yarn Garden Serenity 20 in “Dragonfruit.” Beautiful!!!

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