Classic Elite Yarns Spring 2014 Collection

Classic Elite Yarns Spring 2014 Collection

Classic Elite brings us three new yarns for the spring 2014 season, along with new patterns full of gorgeous sweaters and accessories. Classic Elite yarns Cerro is a eighty-five percent pima cotton 15 percent alpaca blend, machine wash gentle. This sport weight yarn knits up at six stitches per inch on a US 4. Each […]

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7 Tips for Choosing the Best Yarns to Knit & Crochet Summer Garments | Yay For Yarn

7 Tips for Choosing the Best Yarns to Knit & Crochet Summer Garments | Yay For Yarn

hey it’s yay for yarn and today I’ve got seven tips for choosing the best yarn to knit and crochet summer garments so first of all we need to understand why we can’t just choose any old yarn from our stash when we’re making garments or accessories for the summer so we have to be […]

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How to Crochet a Cotton Daisy Flower Scrubby – Using Mary Maxim Scrub it! Cotton Yarn

How to Crochet a Cotton Daisy Flower Scrubby – Using Mary Maxim Scrub it! Cotton Yarn

hi in this tutorial I’m gonna show you how to make this cute daisy flower scrubby using the Mary Maxim scrub it 100% cotton with fringe for the center of the flower and white peaches and cream cotton yarn for the flower petals if you’d like to learn how to make this scrubby today please […]

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Dyeing Cotton Yarn – Intro to Fiber Reactive Dyes

Dyeing Cotton Yarn – Intro to Fiber Reactive Dyes

Hi everyone, I’m Sarah Buchanan of Buchanan Fiber Co. and in this class I’m going to teach you how to take an undyed skein of cotton yarn and use fiber reactive dyes to create a professional looking skein of yarn. I’ve been running Buchanan Fiber Co. for the past two years and I primarily work […]

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What is Cotton Yarn? – Yarn University #8

What is Cotton Yarn? – Yarn University #8

Would you believe that people used to think that sheep grew on trees? Well if you’ve seen a cotton plant you might see where they got that idea. Cotton creates a distinct fabric that many knitters and crocheters love but what’s so great about knitting and crocheting with this plant fiber? Cotton comes from a […]

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Berroco Spring 2015

Berroco Spring 2015

We’re always excited when a new Berroco Collection arrives at WEBS – America’s Yarn Store and Berroco’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection is no exception. It has us dreaming of warmer days and cool evenings perfect for a shawl or an easy fitting sweater. This eclectic collection is easy to care for. Each yarn is machine washable […]

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Get to Know 24/7 Cotton!

Get to Know 24/7 Cotton!

Hey everyone! I’m Shira and I’m here to talk about a brand new yarn called 24/7 Cotton. Why is it called 24/7 Cotton? Because this worsted weight yarn works up beautifully for everything from accessories to garments to heirloom-quality afghans. This 100% cotton yarn is mercerized. What does that mean? The mercerization process gives this […]

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