How To Knit Pom Poms With Faux Fur Yarn

How To Knit Pom Poms With Faux Fur Yarn TL;DR (jump to the pattern) Pom Pom hats are trendy right now. Totally “in” and “happening”. Did I just say happening? Yes, well, I’m a bit tardy to the beanie and Pom Pom hat party, you see. So,...

Tips For Working With Faux Fur Yarn

Tips For Working With Faux Fur Yarn TL;DR (Skip to the Tips) I know you’ve had the experience. You’re walking through the LYS (or even your local Wal-Mart) feeling all the wonderful yarn. You come across a skein of soft squooshiness that you must buy...

Paper Coffee Cup Cozy Pattern

Paper Coffee Cup Cozy Pattern Coffee Cozies aka Coffee Sleeves are the perfect beverage companion! Especially if you’re used to getting a cardboard or paper sleeve with your morning cup of joe. Not only are they environmentally friendly, they can be super cute...

Boho Headwrap for Handspun

Boho Headwrap for Handspun So recently, I’ve been testing out new fiber, new combos. Seeing what I like. What I don’t like. What I think works for beginner spinners – and what doesn’t. I was testing this wool and acrylic blend and made a rolag,...

Don’t Toss That Yarn Scrap – Use It!

Seems like no matter which pattern you use or follow, you’re likely to have scraps, ends, and even partial skeins left over. If you’re anything like me, you use a ball winder to cake your leftovers and safely store them somewhere. And let’s be...