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Class Spotlight: Spin Your Own Art Yarn with Darrin Morris!

November 9th, 2014 by LBYS Staff
Darrin will be teaching Spin Your Own Art Yarn on Thursday, November 13th. He teaches how to spin your own gorgeous, one-of-a-kind yarns without the hefty price tag. Here’s more on spinning from Darrin! Several years ago I was at a popular fiber festival in...

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Get a Handle on Continental Knitting

October 7th, 2012 by Guest
In continental knitting, sometimes known as picking or European knitting, the yarn you are working with is held in the left hand. If you hold your working yarn in your right hand, a method known as throwing or English knitting, then...

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Mother's Day Memories: Knitting and Crochet with Yarn

Celebrating Mothers Day: Remembering the Women Who Taught Us to Craft (Part 2)

May 11th, 2012 by LBYS Staff
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we wanted to share more of our stories about the women who taught us to love yarn! Lauren & her grandmother: At the age of 5 I was taught to knit by my Grandma...

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Mother's Day Memories: Knitting and Crochet with Yarn

Celebrating Mother’s Day: Remembering the Women Who Taught Us to Craft (Part 1)

May 3rd, 2012 by LBYS Staff
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we wanted to share some of our stories about the women who taught us to love yarn! Patty & her mother in law: I used to work on Broadway, but somehow this never impressed...

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