Arabella Scarf · Knitting · Knitting Kits · Skeino Yarn

Yarn Review – Skeino Arabella Scarf Kit

Product Name: Arabella Scarf Knitting Kit Company:  Skeino Fiber Content: 100% Extra Fine Merino Superwash Yarn (Fingering Weight) Per Kit: Eight (8) skeins braided; Approx 96 yards each (total 768 yards); 7 oz (200 grams) Gauge: 22 stitches/44 rows = 4 x 4 inches in Garter Stitch on US Size 6 (4.25 mm) needles Care:… Continue reading Yarn Review – Skeino Arabella Scarf Kit

A Good Yarn Sarasota · Cabbage Key · Lorna's Laces · Shepherd Sock · yarn · yarn review

Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

Product Name: Shepherd Sock in an Exclusive Colorway "Cabbage Key" Company: Lorna's Laces via A Good Yarn in Sarasota, FL Fiber Content: 80% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Nylon Per Skein: Approx 100g, 430 yds (Fingering Weight) Gauge: 7 stitches = 1 inch on US Size 1 knitting needles Care: Machine wash cold, Machine dry until just damp.  Lay flat to finish. I… Continue reading Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

Asbury Park · Handdyed Yarn · Knitting · Knitting Lace · On The Round Yarn · Ravelry · Shawls · shawls

Greetings from Asbury Park

I'm so excited to share my first pattern of 2016,  Asbury Park, which is now available on Ravelry! Asbury Park is an asymmetrical, triangular-shaped shawl with a lace edge reminiscent of waves.  The shawl is worked flat with a lace edge on one side.  Since the lace edging is also worked in garter stitch, the shawl… Continue reading Greetings from Asbury Park

Gynx Yarns · holiday gifts · Holiday Knitting · Instagram · knitmas · Knitting · KnittyandColor Yarn · On The Round Yarn · Voolenvine Yarns · yarn

merry knitmas! – part 2

Still looking for a gift for your favorite knitter?  Earlier in the week, I talked about my favorite "big box" online  yarn stores - you can catch up on that post here!  Today, I'm going to share a few of my favorite indie yarn dyers with y'all!  These small online businesses dye yarn in small… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 2

Alafoss · Eat Sleep Knit · Jimmy Beans Wool · knitmas · Knitpicks · Knitting · knitting gifts · The Loopy Ewe · yarn · Yarn store

merry knitmas! – part 1

Looking for some great gift ideas for your favorite knitter?  Online retailers are a great place to look - most of us cannot find nearly the selection locally that we can online.  Today, I am starting a three-part series on my favorite online sources. Starting with the obvious, of course - Yarn.  But you're not… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 1