Subbing-yarns

Substitute Yarn

How to find a yarn that fits your pattern Do you know how to substitute a yarn with another? It's important to choose wisely when choosing another yarn for a pattern. If the yarn doesn't match your pattern there may be a big disappointment w ...

10TipsForKnittingWithLInnenYarn

Linen Yarn

10 tips for knitting with linen yarn Fancy a new cool summer top?  Then I guess linen can be one of the fibers of your mind! In this post, I have gathered all the best tips I could get my hands on about knitting with linen. The he ...

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Knitting with Cotton Yarn

Knitting with cotton yarn – 5 reasons to choose cotton Knitting with cotton yarn is fun, because there are so many possibilities. Cotton comes in all kinds of colors and dyes and all weights. It's a durable yarn and it’s also cool to wear in ...

Don't Be Such a Square | 14 facts about alpacas you didn't know! All about the alpaca fiber, and all about the alpaca it self | Wool | Fleece | Knitting Yarn

Alpaca yarn – 14 facts you didn’t know!

14 facts about alpacas and alpaca yarn The alpaca really is a cutie. I mean, look at this adorable face …! It's fiber is one of the silkiest and most versatile fibers found in nature. The fleece can be spun into alpaca yarn , fabulous fo ...

Merino wool - this article answers all your questions like, why merino softer than other wool? Why is it so warm? Can it really breathe? And how do the merino sheep look like?

Merino Wool

Why is merino wool the Knitters best friend? Merino wool yarn is wonderful to knit in! It’s soft and easy flowing on the needles. And it’s light and elastic and makes each stitch smooth and neat. Any stitch pattern looks stunning in a solid ...