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July's KAL!

June 29, 2018

July's KAL!

It's the much anticipated time of the month when we announce the new KAL! For July we chose something that is portable for summer travels. Urth Yarns, the creators of Uneek Self-Striping yarn has put together sock kits.  Each Uneek kit contains 2 ball of 50g. to create a pair of matching striped socks!  There are 10 colors to choose from, and they're all colorful and fabulous!  This is a brand new product and we currently have a limited stock
Uneek Sock 51 Uneek Sock 55 
Uneek Sock 57 Uneek Sock 58

Berroco's Ultra Wool worsted and DK

June 11, 2018

Berroco's new workhorse yarns are a hit!

Berroco introduced their first 100% wools yarns last year along with a portfolio of patterns for the worsted weight.  Ultra Wool DK is lighter version of the well-loved, worsted weight Ultra Wool – a smooth and sturdy superwash wool, one of the few that suggests “tumble dry low” rather than “lay flat to dry.” That makes it a truly easy-care yarn, perfect for baby and children’s garments, blankets, and everyday accessories.

Each weight comes in 100 gram ball.  The worsted is 219 yards and the DK 292 yards, already wound into a center-pull skein, no less. The center-pull end is neatly tucked into the label, so you don’t have to reach into the depths of the skein to fumble for it, one of the pleasing features of Ultra Wool in both worsted and DK weight.

Look for Ultra Wool DK in our DK weight section and Ultra Wool in the worsted section, both in a full range of colors!

berroco ultra wool cobalt berroco ultra wool heather

berroco ultra wool magnolia berroco ultra wool fog


Tasty DK from Candy Skein

June 01, 2018

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candy skein tasty dk harpy hot chocolate nitro knitters

We recently expanded our selection from local dyer Candy Skein.  In addition to Yummy Fingering, we now carry Tasty DK, an exclusively milled yarn for Candy Skein. It features 3 plies with an amazing high twist.  Tasty is superwash merino great for house socks, sweaters, hats, gloves, mittens and more! You won’t believe the spring and squish this yarn has, and how beautifully it shows off textured knitting.  The palette has been so well put together that the color combos pop off the wall!

candy skein tasty dk robin egg maltballcandy skein tasty dk birthday cake nitro knitters

candy skein tasty dk astoria fog latter


Welcoming Six and Seven Fiber!

May 25, 2018

We're excited to welcome Six and Seven Fiber.  Rachel is the artistic talent behind the colorways.  Her passion is to create colorways, plan new projects and knit, and dyeing yarn has given her an outlet for all that.  Rachel has developed a beautiful palette like nothing we've seen before!

We brought in the Clover base which is a blend of Corriedale and Nylon, making it ideal for accessories of all kinds and socks.  These gorgeous colors are selling quickly so don't wait to come and get yours!

six and seven fiber clover september forever  six and seven fiber clover nitro knitters embers at dawn

six and seven fiber clover nitro knitters arrow  six and seven fiber clover nitro knitters we'll share secrets