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How much yarn do I need for a pattern?

We believe knitting is an art form, not a science and, as such, we love [...]

Five Last minute DIY Halloween Costumes for Yarn Lovers

Halloween is here again and the kids (and grandkids, or maybe just big kids) are [...]

How to know which wool to use for your pattern

While most patterns suggest which yarn to use, it’s not always the one you want. [...]

5 Upcycling Projects for Yarn Lovers

Have you heard of upcycling? While it might sound like a cool buzzword, creatively reusing [...]

10 things knitters can’t stand

We’re a unique group, us yarn enthusiasts. Knitters around the world face a unique set of [...]

4 knitting projects to keep you warm over winter

It’s that time of year, again. Your summer shoulder shrugs are being put away and [...]

Six Free Patterns For Leftover Yarn

We’re all bad for it – boxes of leftover yarn are strewn around our houses [...]

Free pattern download: Three hats, one pattern

I have only been knitting for two years or so and, as many of you [...]