April 11, 2019

    Since it's spring in Colorado, yes despite the snow it is still spring, we thought we should talk about fibers that you wear in warmer weather.Cotton is great but it isn't the only wearable plant fiber. Fibers that come from trees and grasses are also great options...

May 3, 2018

Tip#4: Wool is much warmer than cotton, which does not insulate. So work with cotton or other plant fibers on hot days to cool down!

March 22, 2018

Why do yarn labels ask you to wash wool or cotton with vinegar/salt the first time?

This fixes the color to the fiber. If you don't want the color to run or fade you should follow the manufacturer's instructions. Always rinse until the water runs clear.

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     Top down construction makes it easy to try on a sweater while the project is in progress, and make adjustments for shoulders, bust/chest, and len...

What's the advantage of a top down sweater?

June 27, 2019

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