Category Archives: Yarn
We love Irish designer Carol Feller’s take on traditional Irish design and cablework. Diane brought in her Knockmore Sweater from Feller’s Contemporary Irish Knits knit in Madelinetosh DK (which we no longer carry, but Yarn Hollow Tor DK would be … Continue reading
Wondering what to do with one exquisite skein of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Worthy fingering? One skein of this luxurious cashmere and silk blend (at $65 for over 400 yards) makes a lovely Curling Cowl with matching fingerless mitts … Continue reading
WOW! was the collective response when Annette walked in wearing her CustomFit sweater in Dream in Color Classy. Annette chose a design from a stitch dictionary and plugged it into CustomFit. Her other design choices: Average fit Style: pullover Length: … Continue reading
Helena brought in this afghan crocheted with Uptown Worsted. We don’t think she used a pattern but used hexagon motifs crocheted together. It’s gorgeous!
Kelli knit this lovely Hitchhiker scarf, modeled here by Shani, using one skein of Mountain Colors Bearfoot Sock. Bearfoot Sock is a fingering-weight yarn in a wool, mohair, and nylon blend, and it is currently on clearance for 20% off … Continue reading
Jessica knit the Selimiye Shawl in Blue Sky Alpacas Metallico. The pattern uses about two and a half skeins of this gorgeous DK in a 50% baby alpaca and 50% raw silk. Jessica reports that it’s perfect for showing off … Continue reading
We were delighted to get this email from Mary Lee: I’m temporarily living in Dubai and I try to maintain my connection to the USA and Pittsburgh through my crochet and knitting. Here’s a photo of my “Go Steelers!” Crochet … Continue reading