Knitting Yarns, Choose Your Story

Life is unique, isn’t it? So many roads to travel, so many decisions to make, so many moments that are far from ordinary every day! Yes, life can seem boring and so-so on a daily basis; after all, we all do the same things day in and day out, yet there are always those “special” […]

Yarns For You and a Story Too!

Just a quick post to tell you about some very cute yarn! But, before I get to that, let me tell you this. For my birthday, one of the gifts I received from my daughter, Stephanie, was a little book of indulgences. I’m not talking about the Catholic kind, either, for all you Catholics out […]

All About Hand Knitting Yarn

Have you been in a yarn shop lately? Looking for your next knitting project and browsing through the hand knitting yarn? It seems everytime I visit a LYS (local yarn shop) or a Michael’s or A.C. Moore, etc., there are always NEW yarns to see! While it’s exciting to pick out my favorite colors and […]

Scratching Your Head Over Which Yarn to Use?

One of my very favorite things to do in life (aside from enjoying Christmas and holidays with my family) is to walk into a bona-fide yarn shop and browse around. It’s right up there with leafing through my favorite book shops!                             […]

Questions About Knitting Yarns? I’ve Got Answers!

Yarn, yarn, yarn, it’s all the same, right? Fibers may be animal or man-made, but whenever I knit something, it  should look okay with whatever yarn I use. Yes??  Well, . . . not exactly. And in some cases, NO! We all know about wool and cotton yarns. These basic yarns have been around forever. […]

What Is Your Favorite Yarn to Knit With?

Don’t you love all of the choices we have? Everywhere we go there are mounds of goodies to be had! Just walking into any supermarket I am still struck with everything that is there! It’s truly amazing. A cheese shop, the deli, baked breads and a bakery, a pharmacy, produce, household goods, flowers and plants, […]

A Cornucopia of Knitting Know-How, Part 2

Knitting is a wonderful hobby. There are so many things to make; you can be working on a different pattern every month or taking months to finish one large project. Variations abound, and you never have to feel as if what you knit will be just like the last thing you knitted. That’s the fun […]