Category Archives: yarn

Learn Tunisian Crochet July 10 & 24

Tunisian crochet is a needlework technique that borrows elements from both knitting and crochet, creating sort of a fusion of the two techniques. It’s sometimes referred to as afghan crochet, afghan stitch, tricot crochet, crochet knit, tunis crochet, or shepherd’s … Continue reading

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June 12 Prize Winners Announced

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Can knitting make you healthier?

Some research suggests that activities like knitting and crocheting can provide health benefits like lowering blood pressure and stimulating the brain.  Knitting may not do as much for cardiovascular health as, say, 30 minutes on the treadmill, but it could … Continue reading

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Knitters Flock to Opening

It was a great first day… everyone from master knitters to novices came by for yarn, bags, kits, accessories, patterns, and inspiration.  Troy Berggren dropped off some creative woven-and-felted needle cases to go with her fabulous and funky yarns.  Lise … Continue reading

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Yummy Hand-Painted Yarns, Starting Saturday

Come by and feel these incredible hand-painted yarns…as soon as you touch them, you’ll want to start a project.  What could be better than a baby-soft scarf with waves of subtle, rich color?  Yarns, accessories and ideas this Saturday at … Continue reading

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