Tag Archives: knitting

Lambchop wants you to come to the party.

We’ll be all dressed up and waiting for you with refreshments, gift ideas, wild and woolly new yarns, and drawings for great prizes. If you haven’t been to the shop yet, here’s a map.  In the meantime, stop by now … Continue reading

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Wild and Woolly Yarns from Unexpected Sources

Say the word “yarn” and most people think of lambswool, cashmere, cotton, maybe even ~ gasp ~ synthetics.  Yarn can be made from virtually any fiber that can be spun, including plant fibers.  Here are some of the unusual knitting … Continue reading

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Knit Up an Instant Heirloom

If you know how to cast on and the basic knit stitch, you can make this delicious Purl Dreams pattern from Heirloom Stitches.  On two Wednesdays, July 28 and August 4, we’ll work through reading a pattern, basic increases, knitting … Continue reading

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Why I Spin…Now

by Sue Gazell I’ve been an avid knitter since my teens. I had a brief career in needlework back in the 70s, at which time I convinced my father to make me a spinning wheel.  It languished in a corner … Continue reading

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Lundy Cupp’s Unique Shawl Pins

Miniature versions of the face of a Kingston Springs landmark, only these faces are carved from old wooden sewing thread spools.  And the heart shawl pin is carved out of a small wooden spoon. From Lundy’s website…  “It all began … Continue reading

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Why I Knit

by Jennifer Adair | Master Knitter | Ewe & Company Instructor As a child, a new lawnmower meant that Grampa had been to the town dump, gathered supplies, and returned to his shop, a dark, cool, and secret place off … Continue reading

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Class Schedule Updated

Classes are filling up and new ones being added all the time, so be sure to subscribe and receive updates about classes, Knit-Ups, new products, techniques and more.  Click here for updated information about classes registration. Subscribers receive email notifications … Continue reading

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