Category Archives: Yarn

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New Colors in Dishie!

Have you ever knit or crocheted with our 100% Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn, Dishie? Perfect for dishcloths (hence the name) and hand towels, Dishie can also be used for garments and accessories, too! I like to use it for toys. It's so durable, that the toys always come out ready to be be played with for years to come. Recently, we'v added a few new colors to our already extensive Dishie range of hues. Check them out!

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Introducing: Paragon Yarn

New yarn launch days are my favorite: it's when we get to finally share all of the wonderfully new yarn love that we've been secretly swooning over for the past few months. And this yarn is no exception, Paragon is a sport weight yarn and it's the holy trinity of yarn for me - it has a little bit of everything that I love in a yarn. First - it's got 50% Mmmmerino, which adds that distinctive bounce and squish that I can't get enough of in a yarn. Secondly - there's 25% Baby Alpaca, which adds a softness and an extra dose of warmth. And the last 25% of Paragon is made up of luxurious silk, which is what adds that incredible sheen.

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2016 Pantone Colors of the Year

Hear that? That's the sound of beautiful blush pinks and pale blues calling to you for your next project! The 2016 Pantone colors are simply lovely and we have all the yarn you need to satisfy your color craving. Step 1: Take a moment to browse our yarns to find your favorite Pantone pinks and blues! Billow in Tea Rose and Palette in Blush are some of my favorite pale pinks while to Aloft in Sky and Wool of the Andes Clarity are the perfect pale blues but almost every yarn line has a color (or five!) that fit right in to this palette.

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Hawthorne Speckle is BACK!

Remember during our Big Sale last November we introduced a new Hawthorne yarn? Well, it proved so popular we had to bring it back - say hello again to Hawthorne Speckle!

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New Podcast Available: Stash!

Whether you're a person who loves to stash yarn, or a crafter who buys only on a per-project basis, this episode will interest you. We speak to Hannah Fettig of Knitbot, about her app and booklet called "Stashbot", helping knitters understand yarn quantities for each project they're planning. We also speak with Elizabeth, whose stash is so big that it's taking over whole rooms of her house (see her "Main Yarn Room" above)! Find out what she loves about owning a large stash, how she uses it, and how she keeps it organized. 3 easy ways to listen...

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Red and Pink Yarn Sale – Ending Soon!

Last chance for lovers of pink and red! Our sale of up to 40% off our favorite rosy red and pink yarns* (over 170 colors to choose from, to be exact) is ending soon. So if you've got a sweater planned in these colors, or feel the absence of them in your stash, now is the time to stock up! You can find all of the red and pink yarns on sale HERE. What's your favorite? Mine is Capra in colorway Flamingo. So, so gorgeous! *Sale ends Feb. 10, 2016. Select yarn colors only, limited to stock on hand. No adjustments to prior purchases or to purchases made after this promotion expires.

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Red & Pink Yarn Sale!

February 14th is just around the corner and our Valentine to you is up to 40% off our favorite rosy red and pink yarns* (over 170 colors to choose from, to be exact)!

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Yarn of the Month: Galileo

id you know that every month - we feature a different yarn line to be on sale, all month long? And this month, we are featuring our gorgeous Galileo, at 20% off! A beautiful blend of 50% merino wool and 50% viscose, this yarn makes gorgeous clothing, and luxurious, expensive looking accessories. My favorite is our Piney Ridge Necklace, a superb gift for birthdays and holidays. Why not make some for your girlfriends for Valentine's Day? At 20% off Galileo, good ideas abound :).

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A Celebration of Stroll!

This month we're celebrating our love for Stroll with a 20% off sale all month! Stroll is our most wide-ranging yarn with six families to choose from so you can find the perfect yarn for each project. For traditional knits, reach for a ball of Stroll Tweed or grab a hank of Stroll Hand Painted for something bright and cheerful! If you're looking for some pattern inspiration during the sale, here are three of my favorite knits in Stroll to get you started!

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Mighty Stitch is Back!

When we released Mighty Stitch earlier this year, it proved to be so popular that we sold out of many of colors of this fabulous acrylic/wool yarn! But now, all colors are back in stock, just in time for holiday gift knitting and crocheting.

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