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CRUISING & KNITTING

We scheduled the 5th and last episode of our series “YARN INSIGHTS” for today. Instead we are interrupting our program for some special news: Bjorn was desperately in need of some days off and what would be better than a cruise among knitters to relax a little? 203 more words

Yarn Dyeing Adventures

Soooo, because I can never find just one craft that I enjoy doing, and do that and that alone, I got to hand dyeing me some yarn. 311 more words

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THE JOURNEY OF OUR YARN - FROM THE SHEEP ONTO YOUR NEEDLES

For this blogpost I wanted to answer some questions our customers have repeatedly asked us. I ended up writing a story about where SKEINO yarns come from and how we work with them. 646 more words

THE RIGHT TENSION FOR YOUR YARN

During my years of knitting with different yarns I have developed my own way to hold the yarn that I am using. I love fast knitting, because I am always curious to see what it looks like after the work has been finished. 285 more words

HOW TO CONNECT ENDS FROM I-CORD YARNS

We get a lot of questions regarding knitting techniques and this is what the skeinoblog is for. This week a customer asked us how to connect ends from I-cord yarns, so here is a short tutorial: 228 more words

KNITTING ONE PROJECT WITH DIFFERENT YARN WEIGHTS

Some designs may use a different yarn than the rest of the project. This creates a unique look, much more different than just using one yarn for the entire piece. 389 more words

3 THINGS YOU HAVE TO KNOW ABOUT GAUGE

Today we will talk about Gauge. I am writing as a textile designer and as a knitter. In fact there is no clear seperation between these two anyway. 721 more words