Category Archives: Yarn
Let’s face it — it’s no secret that I have a knitter’s crush on Kirsten Kapur. I met her a few years ago through my friend Kim, when we stayed at the same house during my annual trip to Rhinebeck. … Continue reading
What is it about baby showers that makes knitters all competitive? Julianne and two other of our customers attended the same baby shower and had a little friendly rivalry going on. Julianne’s contribution is Anders by Sorren Kerr, a pattern … Continue reading
How cute is Zelda in her CustomFit “Artist’s Tee” knit in Knit One, Crochet Too Cozette? Cozette is a silk, cotton, and nylon blend perfect for spring and summer garments. Zelda generated her CustomFit pattern with the following design choices: … Continue reading
Last year, Laura wanted to go into the Steel Valley Yarn Crawl with a plan and not buy yarn willy-nilly. Instead, she decided to buy a skein of sock yarn from each store and incorporate it into a blanket. Laura … Continue reading
We had such a good time with our Abingdon KAL! Here, Andrea shows off her snazzy Abingdon in Mountain Meadows Jackson and Stone Soup DK. We’re really enjoying pairing the neutrals of the Stone Soup with the colors of the … Continue reading
When we started carrying Cloudgate from Lorna’s Laces, we wondered what the best projects for this chunky wool could be. The 10% nylon content suggested socks, and that is exactly what Bill did, using basic sock construction to create snuggly … Continue reading
Lee is making the Cap Shawl from Victorian Lace Today for a family wedding. (Click on the link to see how amazing this looks as a finished object.) For now, this shawl is steadily growing in Cascade Alpaca Lace.