Category Archives: Yarn

FO Friday: Marc’s Exploration Station

Exploration Station was Stephen West’s latest mystery shawl, and I’ve seen some fantastic outcomes. One of the best is definitely Marc’s knit in Smooshy with Cashmere. The brioche stitches just pop! The pattern is available as an in-store Ravelry download … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Jenn’s Zigzagular Socks

Is this not a perfect match of yarn and Stitched by Sasha project bag? Jenn is working on Zigzagular Socks in Socks that Rock Lightweight in Spacedust. The pattern is free on Ravelry and works really well with multicolored yarn.

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Songs About Thrumming, by Zizmo Bunneh

Good morning.  It is I, Zizmo. I have been seeing this thrumming business happening and it has been very inspiring.  It makes me want to sing!  So here, for you, I sing. Maybe more than one song, eh? (To the … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Barry’s Toasty Twisty

Barry’s scarf is a lovely exercise in texture. Knit in Malabrigo Worsted, the pattern Toasty Twisty is free on Ravelry. Boy, do we need two or three good scarves like this today!

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WIP Wednesday: David’s Hitchhiker

I’m shocked: David is knitting something that isn’t gray, blue, or green! David’s Hitchhiker in progress uses one skein of Blue Moon Socks that Rock in Holiday Hen, and we still have this lovely color in stock!

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OMG It’s Cold: Yarn Store Employee Edition

This morning, I asked everyone on the day shift to snap a selfie to document what we wear on the coldest day of the year. All linked patterns are either FREE or available for purchase as a Ravelry in-store download. … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Robin’s Silver Stag Pullover

Robin brought this pullover she made for her daughter and we all gasped. Then we all gasped again when she said she knit it in five days! This is in Berocco Vintage DK, and the pattern is a free Drops … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Zelda’s Esme Sweater

Our Work In Progress this week is Zelda’s Esme sweater. Knit in Blue Moon Fiber Arts Woobu in Corbie, the cables really pop! Esme is available as a Ravelry in-store download purchase.

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Jack’s Year of Knitting Dangerously

A guest post from Jack…. Greetings, Normally I am “Employee of the Year” for the Gauge Enforcement Division of the Knitting Police. However, last year, my knitting was filled with tension woes and much agony, including horrible miscalculations of row … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Diane’s Juneberry Triangle

We feel that Yarn Hollow is the best kept secret gem in the yarn world, and here’s more proof. Diane knit this gorgeous Juneberry Triangle by Jared Flood in Yarn Hollow Tor DK. The best news? More Tor DK is … Continue reading

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