Category Archives: Yarn

WIP Wednesday: Zoom Loom Class Preview

Zoom Loom squares: they are a fun way to use up leftover yarn. They give your hands a break from other crafts. Once you get the hang of it, they go quickly. But what to do with all of those … Continue reading

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What Do With It?: Blue Moon Fiber Arts Camel Merino Silk

  I go through color phases. Especially in fiber buying and spinning. This month’s “what do with project” is part of my fall colors problem. Every year, sometime in the middle of October I just want to spin the colors … Continue reading

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New at Natural Stitches: Wonderland Yarns Gradients!

We’ve had the sportweight five-color gradient pack Mad Hatter from Wonderland Yarns for a few months now, but when Martha, David, Yvonne, and I saw the fingering weight Cheshire Cat at TNNA, we could not resist. We are delighted to … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Melissa’s Baby Tea Leaves

Our former manager Melissa is expecting her second child in October! The last time she visited, she brought in her Baby Tea Leaves sweater knit in Socks that Rock Lightweight in Vernonia. One skein makes the 0-6 size with a … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Jenn’s Starshower

The Starshower is such an interesting pattern in that it combines the elements of a shawl and a cowl, essentially making a shawl that actually stays around your neck. Jenn is knitting hers in Dream in Color Smooshy with Cashmere, … Continue reading

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Shop Sample Spotlight: Wheaten

We are obsessed with the beauty of this Wheaten Wrap, knit by David in Bare Naked Wool Stone Soup Fingering. Anne Hanson’s gorgeous pattern is available as a Ravelry in-store download sale and comes with instructions for a scarf, wrap, … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Kathryn’s Five Armies Shawl

Kathryn loves Lord of the Rings, and we thought her The Battle of the Five Armies shawl knit in Socks that Rock Lightweight in Flambeau was really gorgeous. See her Fellowship Shawl that she made in May as well!  

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WIP Wednesday: Anna’s Mashup Baby Dress in Tor DK

I have a new niece! And after having two boys of my own, I’ve kind of lost my mind knitting for her. This dress is a mashup of two patterns, the Eli Baby Dress and the Flora Dress. Both of … Continue reading

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Shop Sample Spotlight: More from the Hitchhiker Trilogy

By now the Hitchhiker by Martina Behm is a classic pattern. But did you know that Hitchhiker is part of a “trilogy” of four shawl patterns? This e-book, available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase, is a great resource for … Continue reading

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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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