Mar
19

Bernat Tizzy Yarn Recall

As you may know, Bernat is the company who produces my yarn lines (Sheep(ish), Sheep(ish) Stripes, and Cotton-ish), and is also one of the Yarnspirations.com brands for which I’m the International Spokesperson. I have never been so proud of either of those facts as I have been since finding out about this socially responsible decision….

Mar
09

Dollar Bin, Travel Knit Kit!

I’m a sucker for the dollar section at…really, any store. There are so many, (probably unnecessary) trinkets to be had, and who am I to show restraint by not purchasing them? It was the other day at Target, though that I came across an item that was not only a bargain, but also (stylishly with…

Mar
03

Knitting Daily TV: Sweater Weather

This week-ish (airing times vary from market to market–check your local listings) on,  Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell we focus on Sweater Weather because man, is it ever right now! Here’s what to expect:   Studio Guests: Trendsetter Yarn’s, Barry Klein, and Knitscene Assistant Editor, Louisa Demmitt Virtual Guest: Crochet Designer, Rhon Strong Projects/Techniques:…

Feb
16

Happy President’s Day!

From first, First Lady, Martha Washington to America’s “First Knitter”, Eleanor Roosevelt: we salute you women leaders who worked with your hands. Happy President’s Day!