YarnYAY! August Box #40

YarnYAY! by Vickie Howell August Box

August Box #40

The YarnYAY! August Box #4 has arrived and we’re all about being pool-side! Bright colors, fruity cocktails, and windswept wavy hair is the vibe! Scroll down to see the box of happy we’ve put together, including the small businesses we’ve partnered with, to bring a summer smile to any stitcher’s face!

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Bzy Peach Tencel, in color: Fruity Cocktail

100% Tencel | Bzy Peach

Everything about this month’s featured yarn says. “summer vibes”. Dyer Bzy Peach has hand-dyed for us a silky smooth, DK-weight Tencel, in our exclusive color, Fruity Cocktail. You’ll feel tipsy with joy, stitching with this beautiful yarn!

Bzy Peach is a Georgia-based, BIPOC woman-owned and operated dye-house.


Pool Party Knit Headband by Vickie Howell for YarnYAY!

Lacy Headband Patterns | designs by Vickie Howell & Designer in Residence, Natalie Thomas

This month’s projects are pool party-ready lacy headbands. The knit version, designed by Vickie, is worked in a lattice lace stitch, with a ribbed border. The crochet version, designed by Natalie Thomas, uses a combination of chain and shell stitches to create a climbing, almost flower-bud motif.

See more of Vickie’s designs on her personal website. Follow Natalie at @detroitknots


Summer Soirée Crochet Headband by Natalie Thomas for YarnYAY!

Slipped Stitch Studios Yarn Sock, Featured in the YarnYAY! August Box #40

Yarn Sock | Slipped Stitch Studios

Harness that hank with a sleeve for your yarn. Made in this month’s fruity cocktail (or mocktail) print fabric, this handy tool will keep your slinky yarns snuggled instead of tangled!

Slipped Stitch Studios is based in Huntington Beach, California, and owned by Laura Lundy. 


YarnYAY! August Box Macra-YAY! Necklace Kit


Macra-Yay! Necklace Kit | YarnYAY!

Kaftan accessory, anyone? YarnYAY! teamed up with Flax & Twine and Plaid Crafts to create a necklace kit that is mostly knit or crochet, but with an intro to macrame to finish it off. Make it, wear it, flaunt it.



YarnYAY! August Box #40