Tag Archives: Yarn

Gift #292: Knitting group

Today I went to my local knitting store’s knitting group after dinner.  This is something I rarely do, but every time I wonder why I don’t do it more often.  I always end up having a lovely time.  The group of … Continue reading

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Gift #285: Springtime yarn

A few weeks ago the Interweave Knitting Spring issue came out and it is full of lovely, light knits that make my fingers itch to make them.  I love almost all the patterns in this issue.  And they fill me … Continue reading

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Gift #270: Grey Cardigan

Hello!  Today I’ll show you pictures of my newly completed cardigan.  It is made from chalet yarn, which is a bulky, lofty alpaca yarn from Classic Elite.  I’ve loved this yarn from the first moment I laid eyes on it.  … Continue reading

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Gift #263: Knit Stop

It has been a while since I’ve had a knitting-themed post, so I thought I’d share some pictures of one of my favorite knitting stores in Indy. We are blessed with quite a few knit stores in town, and if … Continue reading

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Gift #147: Hank

While in Cincinnati, a visit was paid to their lovely knit store, Hank.  Well, actually it’s not a store, it’s a yarn boutique (so says the website).  It’s in a lovely area of Hyde Park – grand stately buildings, wide front … Continue reading

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Gift #71: Yarn-winding party

Tonight my mother and I had a yarn winding party.  We both were ready to start new projects….but our yarn was not.  It was still wound as a skein.  In some brief moment of insanity, I left the knit shop … Continue reading

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Gift # 54: Lana Bambu yarn

During the weekend Mom and I spent in Dayton, we decided to visit a knit store in the area.  Shockingly, there is only one.  But it’s a very nice store.  There’s a very good selection of all yarn weights and a … Continue reading

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Gift #41: Colorful Yarns and Catching Butterflies

During our stay in Denver, Mom and I decided to check out the local yarn store scene.  I think we visited nearly all of them in the metro Denver area, including one out at Evergreen – over a dozen in … Continue reading

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