I am going to keep this post brief today, because I think all of us yarnies are excited about today: It is Local Yarn Store Day! I just want to give a shout out to some of my favorites here in North Central Texas McKinney Knittery JuJu Knits Holley's Yarn Shoppe McKnittey FiberLady And some … Continue reading Happy LYS Day!
How many of you dread yarn barf? Or even know what it is? You know when you have a yarn cake or skein, that is center pull, and all of a sudden the strand is caught or knotted somewhere and you tug, and tug, and tug... ...and... AAHHHHHH! You've found yourself with a tangled wad … Continue reading Skein coats – the accessory you didn’t know you needed
For all of us fiber enthusiasts, yarn can be our best friend...and our worst enemy. We pine over our favorite brands, independent dyers, kits, custom colorways and skeins and hanks named for our geeky fandoms. We purchase quantities of squishy yarn for projects we hope to (or may never) complete. We collect special colors and … Continue reading Hi, my name is [blank] and I am a yarnaholic