Week 19: Dragon age in Lavender & Black Gems Worsted

Double Knitting Tips & Tricks

Have you admired double-knit projects, but felt intimidated about giving it a try? The results can be incredibly eye-catching, so it’s tough to believe that a technique which yields such impressive results could ever be easy to master….however, Megan-Anne and Jac from Lattes & Llamas demonstrate just how simple it is to get started in this tutorial […]

Designer Interview: Robin Allen

Designer Interview: Robin Allen

Today we’re featuring an interview with Robin Allen (atexasgirl on Ravelry), designer of the Hermosa Tee from the Louet North America Spring 2016 collection. Robin is a writer, reader, knitter, yoga instructor, and raw vegan living in the Texas Hill Country. She loves designing items that are easier than they look, but also enjoys the challenge […]

Spin Wherever You Go!

Spin Wherever You Go!

Later this month, we’ll be heading to the Ply Away retreat in Kansas City, Missouri, and we hope to see you there! We know that many spinners will be packing up their spinning wheels to participate in this weekend of fiber, fun, workshops, and more (you can find out more about the Ply Away retreat […]

How to switch your  Louet S95 Victoria Wheel over to Irish Tension using the Art Yarn Head for Victoria.

Guest Post: Spinning Art Yarn with Jill Nickolene Sanders

On today’s guest post with Jill Nickolene Sanders of Saori Santa Cruz, you’ll learn how you can turn your scotch tension S95 Victoria wheel into a Irish tension wheel using the Victoria Art Yarn Head This makes it easy to spin both art yarns and bulky-weight yarns on your Victoria.   I get a lot […]

Spring Events: Ply Away Retreat

Spring Events: Ply Away Retreat

Next month, we’ll be heading to Kansas City, MO for the first-ever Ply Away Retreat April 21-24! This event, which is put on by the publishers of PLY Magazine, is going to be a lot of fun: besides a vendor marketplace and events like the Saturday night Spin-in,  the weekend boasts a great list of […]

Art Yarn with Louet & StevenBe at Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival

Art Yarn with Louet & StevenBe at Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival

We’re quite thrilled to team up with the one, the only StevenBe for next month’s Pittsburgh Knit & Crochet Festival. This fabulous event is in its twelveth year, and it features knitting, crochet, quilting, sewing and other creative art classes, workshops, vendors and special displays and events. The Festival is a local favorite, having been […]