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  • blended Fiber yarn to get the best blend of characteristics

    Why is Yarn so Expensive?

    Have you ever asked yourself, ‘Why is yarn so expensive?’ When thinking about a hobby to learn or a project to start, your budget should will be an important consideration. A lot of hobbies…

    March 17, 2020
  • Llama at Rhinebeck

    NY Sheep and Wool Festival (aka Rhinebeck) 2019

    It’s Rhinebeck. Or just ‘Beck’ if you’re cool. The NY Sheep and Wool Festival was held this year on October 19 & 20. It is usually the third full weekend in October every year.…

    November 13, 2019
  • YarnBow self striping yarn by folktale fibers.

    Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival 2019

    My kids and I ventured to a great festival this past weekend, we now live just 20 minutes away from one of the largest wool festivals in the country! You can check it out…

    May 8, 2019
  • Mt. Washington

    Where to Buy Yarn & Fabric When Traveling

    My husband has to travel every once in a while for his job. Sometimes it’s just a day or two with a few hour drive to get there. Sometimes he goes half-way around the…

    April 24, 2019
  • A big knot

    Knots

    Knots, Knots, Knots…

    April 3, 2019
  • NY Sheep and Wool Festival 2017

    Buying yarn is a treat no matter when or where you are. I get most of my yarn at yarn festivals and my dear, sweet husband will often go out of this way to…

    November 2, 2017