Episode 5 of the Knit McKinley podcast features a yarn review of the Mandala DK yarn. It also includes a recipe for knitting your own Angled Garter Stitch Scarf.
Episode 4 features a review of the new Lion Brand Re-Spun yarn and the Lighthouse Beanie. If you buy something using the links on 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. You can watch episode 4 by clicking here. https://youtu.be/hZUc00e0NRA [...]
The Sunset Nights yarn in the Atacama Desert colorway. I've been experimenting a lot with new yarns recently, especially Lion Brand's spring and summer offerings. One of these new yarns is Sunset Nights, a 90% acrylic/ 10% polyester yarn, with gradual color transitions that create an ombre effect. I picked up one ball of the [...]
It seems like a good deal, but how does it compare to other big box options? The Crafter's Square section of my local Dollar Trees has had all sorts of good stuff lately. Lots of DIY materials like wooden boxes and trays, tins and small containers, paints, and all kinds of glues, brushes, and tools. [...]