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Eco-friendly Yarns and Knitting

Tweet In honor of Earth Day, I’m continuing my fiber series by covering a few of the more eco-friendly ‘yarns’ available for you to choose from to help you recycle, reuse, and reduce.  The topic is worthy of it’s own discussion since eco-friendly yarns span the animal, plant and bio-synthetic categories. Recycled yarns Several yarns […]

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Color Inspiration

Tweet Recognizing that inspiration can come in all manner of form, there is inspirational  technique with which I had not previously connected; that of color.  A short while ago I wrote about having attended a class at Stitches West that opened my eyes to a new way of looking at colors in general and combining […]

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Knitter’s paradise

Tweet It’s about the most fun a knitter can have without actually knitting.  Stitches West 2010 has now come and gone however, the memories and pain remain, at least for today.   My first day there, I spent an entire 8 hours on my feet wandering from booth to booth in an endless sea of yarn, […]

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Stitches West!

Tweet The Stitches West knitting conference is now less than a month away.  Are you planning to go?  If you haven’t experienced Stitches, it’s not too late to put it on your calendar for a visit or for that matter, to sign up for knitting classes. It’s truly a great resource for meeting fellow knitters, […]

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