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Rhinebeck Roundup

Rhinebeck Roundup

We just returned from a great weekend in Northern New York State.  We were there to attend the New York Sheep & Wool Festival, fondly referred to as “Rhinebeck”.  This show is one of the largest annual gatherings of fiber-arts enthusiasts in the United States. The truck was closed so we could go and scope(…)

Indie-Dyer Showcase – Fairy Tale Knits

Indie-Dyer Showcase – Fairy Tale Knits

As fall rolls into full swing we have a new Indie-Dyer Showcase to tell you about for the month of October – Fairy Tale Knits from indie dyer Dawn Craig.  She is a small dyer who started her business with the encouragement of her friends after she created some yarn for herself. She wants her(…)

2017 San Diego Yarn Crawl

2017 San Diego Yarn Crawl

The San Diego Yarn Crawl is celebrating their 5th year and we are so excited to be part of this amazing event again.  We have lots of new and beautiful things planned to share with you over the 4 days of yarny-filled fun from Thursday, September 14th through Sunday, September 17th.  We have trunk shows(…)

Stitch ‘N Pitch Bingo Tips & Tricks

Stitch ‘N Pitch Bingo Tips & Tricks

We are getting close to our first Stitch ‘N Pitch game of the 2017 Summer and we are really excited.  These nights are so much fun with friends, family, hot dogs, popcorn, peanuts, knitting, crocheting, baseball, and with our special Yarnover Truck version of Bingo with lots of great prizes!! Inside each gift bag there(…)

Knit and Crochet with Superstition

Knit and Crochet with Superstition

This week in the Online Shop we are spotlighting Superstition from hand-dyer Forbidden Woolery. This fingering weight/sock yarn is perfect for socks, accessories and anything else you would use a light weight yarn to make.  This hard working yarn is soft and strong and your fabrics will hold up well plus the dyer has created(…)

Knit & Crochet with Ewe So Sporty

Knit & Crochet with Ewe So Sporty

One of our favorite yarns for babies, kids, and well every project is Ewe So Sporty from Ewe Ewe Yarns.  This soft, bouncy, colorful, and of course, machine washable yarn is perfect for both knitting and crochet.  You can use it to make accessories, garments and especially baby things since you can toss them in(…)

Knit and Crochet with CoBaSi Plus

Knit and Crochet with CoBaSi Plus

With Summer on the way you probably think worsted weight yarn is out of the question – but Summer is when we reach for CoBaSi Plus.  The mix of Cotton, Bamboo, Silk, and Elastic in a worsted weight make this yarn a quick but lightweight yarn.  It’s rare to find a worsted weight we can(…)

Knit and Crochet with CoBaSi

Knit and Crochet with CoBaSi

It’s getting hot so it’s time to start using CoBaSi by HiKoo from Skacel.  A cotton, bamboo and silk blend fingering weight yarn that also has a generous amount of elastic nylon. This yarn is perfect for warm weather pieces, and wonderful for socks for those who can’t wear wool. The resulting fabric is soft(…)

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