Red Barn Yarn together with Stitch Craft Marketing, and Love of Knitting, has a great contest this fall to name a brand-new yarn which will be joining the Red Barn Yarn lineup of handpainted products. I received a sample skein of this as yet unnamed yarn. It's a 2-ply worsted weight yarn spun from 45% merino, 40%… Continue reading Red Barn Yarn – Name That Yarn Contest!
For the 4th year, my daughter and I have sat down together and are knitting scarves for the Special Olympics.You can find out more about the various states' Special Olympic Scarves Programs here and here. Those Red Heart Super Saver Skeins are big and 1 skein of each color (we used Pumpkin and Soft Navy) is… Continue reading Annual Charity KAL
My Halloween costume this year really reflects my knitty alterego....a sparkly tiara for a Princess of Yarnia. You know what I mean...one of the many who love to knit and love yarn, all yarn! Here's a sampling... Red Heart yarn for Special Olympics Scarves 2012 project. Great project that I have done with my daughter… Continue reading A Princess of Yarnia
This year's colors for the Special Olympic ScarvesLast year, my then 12 year old daughter and I knit scarves for the Idaho Special Olympics. Our challenge was to see if she could knit one scarf faster than I could knit two...I'm proud to say she did! This year we are going to try again. I… Continue reading Special Olympic Scarves – Revisited