I recently received a lovely package of yarn from a friend back home. I believe it’s all recycled sari silk yarn. I’m not sure yet what I’m going to make with it but I decided to get some ideas by browsing my favorite source for this type of yarn: Darn Good Yarn.
Do you want to learn how to use a yarn winder? Do you know what a yarn put-up is? Have you made yarn from t-shirts or plastic bags? Would you join a yarn club? Learn about all of these things and more from these posts about yarn.
I was just taking a look online at Intertwined (Handspun Revolution) by Lexi Boeger, a book that celebrates the yarn spinners across the world who create beautiful yarns for us to use in our crochet work.
Have you checked out what Annie’s Craft Store has to offer online lately? In addition to publishing popular craft magazines, teaching crafts through online classes and hosting Knit and Crochet Now! TV show, Annie’s has launched a new yarn store. It’s more than just a regular online yarn store. Learn more about it and read to the bottom of this post to find out how you can enter to win a subscription to one of Annie’s crochet magazines.
I recently wrote 3 different articles at About.com Crochet about the different fibers and alternative materials that you can use to crochet. Here is the list of 33 materials that I came up with.
It’s almost 2015! Before we get there, though, we’re looking back at all of the posts on this blog in 2014. Today we’re checking out all of the posts related to yarn.
This is a wool fingering yarn that I got in blue hues, which made it perfect to add to my variegated blue fingering yarn granny square blanket WIP