Shenanigans

Knitting yarn

I love Hayfield Colour Rich Chunky. I have a few skeins of it in I think three colors. It’s soft and squishy and I will get to review if this month because I am using it to make the Lacy Slouch hat. Here’s the thing: it’s discontinued. Can’t get more of it. Not even to …

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Taking a Dive

Blog Everyday yarn

I found myself taking a dive into my yarn stash. Remember I mentioned the yarn that is allowed in the living room and then the yarn that makes it to the chair. This is the yarn that made it to the chair. There are some discontinued yarn – I miss the Hatfield Chunky. There are …

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Talking Back

Blog Everyday Knitting yarn

It surprises no one in Knitsville that people speak to their yarn. It should surprise no one that there is a habit of the yarn talking back. There’s no real point in speaking with yarn if it’s not going to engage in the conversation. Sometimes yarn even starts first. My yarn is (mostly) in my …

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The Knitsville Yarn Barn

Knitting yarn

Visiting Knitsville – The Yarn Barn There is a lovely place in Knitsville called The Yarn Barn. It is filled with fiber. Mostly acrylic but every once in a while there is a lovely wool blend, even some silk and camel’s hair. But mostly acrylic. It used to be quite organized but it no longer …

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