On Working with Splitty Yarns

How to work with those gorgeous, but splitty, yarns in your stash. If you buy something using the links in this blog post, I may earn a small commission (these are called affiliate links). You can read The Knit McKinley’s full disclosure policy here. As the weather here in New England starts to warm up,…

Bamboo, Blends, and New Yarn

Impulse buys and spring yarn planning. I went into Joann’s a couple nights ago, intending to pick up some sock yarn and left with sock yarn plus a whole bag of new Lion Brand yarns. I’m really excited about these colors and fibers and have so many project ideas. My haul of new Lion Brand…

Grown Up Grouch: A Chevron Hat

I’ve seen these little balls of yarn with a hat topper before and been tempted to figure out how to make an adult hat from these mini yarn kits (I can recall an unicorn that almost came home with me a couple years ago!). And when I saw the Sesame Street yarns at Joann Fabrics…