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While I was on vacation with my family in Myrtle Beach, I stopped in Knit-n- Purl and saw Samana sampled on a mannequin form. For me, it was knitting project love at first sight… … 255 more words


Sad Panda

My newest socks off the needles took a bit of a sad turn. I put them in a cold water wash with Soak on gentle in my machine and disaster….. 98 more words


in which we have a debatably finished object

Not my most consistent work; my poor wheel has been on vacation this summer.

Superwash merino spun at fingering weight, 2- ply, hand- dyed

I pulled out my wheel this week and put it through its paces as my reward for completing edits on issue 9 of Knit Edge, which is safely in the hands of our layout person this week, praise be. 274 more words


I Heart Yarn

I may have fallen down the Knit Picks hole…

After wallowing in my recent germy funk my keyboard just took itself to Knit Picks. I’ve been ITCHING to make the Might Rainbow blanket from KP Mighty Stitch. 62 more words

Yarn Stash

Churchmouse Stay-on Booties in Painted Sky

Amy recently knit up a pair of the Churchmouse Stay-on Baby Booties with Painted Sky, a worsted-weight mixed gradient yarn. The color progression is subtle and almost tweed-y looking. 61 more words


So that was that. (featuring lots of yarny pictures)

At the beginning of the year, I was on a mission.

I had pulled out all of my stashand had finally realised that not only do I own 9,202kg of yarn (add 1kg of fibre to that), but also that I had hit the 500€ mark on my stash (not counting the stuff I had been gifted). 688 more words

Sock Yarn

yarn subbing

a great resource at yarnsub.com

For example, I typed in one of my standard faves – Patons Classic Wool – and it gave me 22 alternatives. 27 more words

Designer Resources