Gretchen Goes to STITCHES: A Midwest Recap

August 9th, 2018 by Gretchen
I just returned from an exhilarating weekend teaching at Stitches Midwest. If you’ve never been to one of their events, I’d encourage everyone who works with yarn to go. It’s such a rare treat to spend time with friends away from...

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Join Gretchen for STITCHES Midwest, August 2-5

April 23rd, 2018 by LBYS Staff
If you’re looking for a fun stitch-cation this summer, look no further than STITCHES Midwest! Plan to visit the Chicagoland area the first weekend in August, and take advantage of all the fun to be had. The Stitches Market features 200...

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Go Beyond Basic Knit and Purl at the Studio!

November 17th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Are you ready to take your knitting skills to the next level? If you’ve mastered the basics, you might be looking to move into more advanced stitch work. If you know the knit and purl stitches along with some basic increases...

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How to Knit a Basket Weave Stitch

August 10th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Basket weave is a great, versatile stitch pattern that works on a lot of garments. It’s a nice pattern to work flat for a warm scarf, or in the round for a basic but chic hat. Edged with lace or cables...

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Introducing Homespun Thick & Quick and New Shades of 3 Martha Stewart Crafts Yarns

July 17th, 2012 by LBYS Staff
Introducing Homespun Thick & Quick®, a brand new super-bulky version of our classic Homespun® from Lion Brand that is now available in the Lion Brand Yarn Studio! Homespun Thick & Quick® Make a statement with Homespun® Thick & Quick®. This super-bulky...

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