A Primer on Yarn Sizes
Yarn is spun from a fiber’s original shape; as such, it can be made into a number of different sizes that affect the look of the finished product. Here's a primer for newbies and a review for veteran knitters!
Afghan Knit from Stash Yarn Recipe
Take your extra yarn and create something beautiful!
Choosing Yarn for Socks
So you’ve decided to knit a pair of socks, and are looking for yarn. Lucky you! The knittiverse is filled with gorgeous yarns, including those specifically designated as ‘sock yarns.’ How do you choose?
Knitting With Cotton
Cotton can be difficult, but many of us consider the finished projects worth the bother. Here are some ideas for working with the fiber.
Knitting With Plant Yarns
Warm-weather knitters will be interested in working with plant-based fibers, as they are cooler. However, they can be difficult to use! Here are some troubleshooting ideas.
Silk and Silk Blend Yarn
Want a little luxury in your life? Knit with silk!
Using Multiple Strands of Yarn
Looking for a way to use up stash yarn? Try combining yarns together to create different effects.
Wool for Every Latitude
Wool is adaptable to many climates. Here are some reasons to use this fiber, and suggestions for adapting it to warmer latitudes and lower altitudes.
A list of links to many yarn companies.
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