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January is Selfish Knitting Month

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January is Selfish Knitting Month

It’s that time of year again, that blissful season after the Holidays when you finally have time to refocus on yourself and your priorities.  So, let’s talk about those two words that we are seeing everywhere… Selfish Knitting.

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DO THE TWIST – HOW YARNS ARE TWISTED

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DO THE TWIST  – HOW YARNS ARE TWISTED

In this installment, we will talk about how knitting fibers are being spun. You would be surprised how many possibilities there are. To start with, all animal and all synthetic fibers require to be spun so they can become a yarn. SINGLE YARNS In preparation for the spinning process the fibers will be cleaned and combed […]

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SKEINO-Customer Melvia shares her Fan-Shawl Project with us

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SKEINO-Customer Melvia shares her Fan-Shawl Project with us

Melvia from California contacted us to share her experience with SKEINO and to show us her recently finished Fan-Shawl project. We think it has come out just beautiful! The colorway Melvia chose is NORMA. The Fan-Shawl can be found here: http://www.skeino.com/knitting-…/fan-shawl-knitting-kit.html “I love the yarn – chose ‘Norma’ and the colorway is absolutely beautiful. I’ve attached […]

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