Tag Archives | Knitting

Review | Clover Jumbo Wonder Clips

Clover Jumbo Wonder ClipsThe Clover Jumbo Wonder Clips have proven to be the essential tool for many of my crafting needs. These nifty little clips can be used for so many different crafting, sewing, knitting, and jewelry making activities. I am over the moon with them! When I first was sent the package by our editor Nancy, I thought at first “what the heck do I use these for?” Needless to say, once I started playing with them, I realized their potential! Continue Reading →

Arm Knitting With Vickie Howell

Arm knitting is becoming a very popular trend with those who enjoy quick and easy projects that look fabulous. Luckily for me, I was able to attend a demonstration by Vickie Howell on how to arm knit a soft and chunky cowl in about an hour using some of the fabulous new Bernat and Caron bulky yarns.

Bernat Yarns Arm Knitted Scarf 2She started by having everyone grab three skeins of their favorite yarns. Then she demonstrated how to get the scarf started by creating a slip knot. Continue Reading →

CHA Mega Show 2014 | Lion Brand’s 7 Wonders of the Yarn World

Lion Brand had an amazing and fascinating display in their booth at the CHA Mega Show 2014  – the seven wonders of the world recreated in yarn! It was kind of like the Rose Parade – only every surface was yarn instead of flowers!

Lion Brand 7 Wonders BoothFrom a distance the display was awesome, but from close-up the detail was stunning. Each “wonder” was made with a different stitch and type of yarn, to show off Lion’s versatility. Continue Reading →