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Yarn Crawling in Central Florida

Doing a little Spring Break vacationing, and found ourselves in beautiful Winter Haven, in the midst of an Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl!
Of course I wanted to touch bases with the eminent Four Purls shop that I’ve grown to love so much in my sojourns to central Florida. 399 more words


Linda's Arabella Shawl - Work in Progress

SKEINO customer Linda from New Hampshire sent us a charming, charming email about her Arabella-Shawl-project. She uses colorway “Raspberry Sorbet” and we think it looks just great. 380 more words

The results in the 2 in 1 sock challenge and a fun and useful sock knitting tool

Hi there, I’m sure you’re all getting impatient for the announcement! Am I right? Well, the announcement is almost here but first…

I’m working on my own first pair of real socks and coming along nicely. 923 more words


Only a few hours left for your to join in the 2 in 1 sock challenge

Hi, there you still have a few hours to join in the 2 in 1 sock knitting challenge using Kate Atherley’s pattern knitting 1 sock inside another sock.   203 more words


The Sock Yarn Diaries – Part 3: Merino-Nylon Sock Yarn

Since SKEINO opened it’s doors we offered sock yarns to our customers. We thought it would be a good idea to let you know a little bit more about why we work with these yarns and give you some insight about the history, characteristics and unique facts of each of them. 364 more words

More on the 2 in 1 sock knitting challenge

Hi there, I hope you all had a great weekend and that you did get some quality crafting time. I did not do much knitting actually but I did progress a little on my first REAL pair of socks using the 2 in 1 method. 532 more words


Two in One socks - have you ever tried this?

If you are a sock knitter like I am then you probably have played around with different techniques such as top down, toe up, magic loop, 2 circulars etc and maybe you have also tried the 2 in 1. 973 more words