$140,000 A Year From Knitting??

Yes! You CAN make money knitting, and I am very excited to show you this article from the New York Times… http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/17/fashion/17etsy.html?_r=1 It's an etsy success story of a woman who threw in her job to knit full-time and is now earning more that $140,000 a year working from home. Now admittedly, this is no[Read More]

Metallic Knitting Yarn Review

To paraphrase an old movie; “I’m shocked! Shocked I tell you!” While metal knitting yarn has long been used as a decoration, what many people do not know is that it actually serves a very important purpose above and beyond just making your already beautifully knitted garments even more beautiful. How many times have you[Read More]

Cashmere Knitting Yarn Review

Cashmere knitting yarns are well-known for being very soft, comfortable and lightweight while still providing an excellent source of protection against the weather and other elements. Cashmere Knitting Yarn comes originally from Cashmere Wool but not all of that comes from the region of Kashmir where it originated. In fact, China is the largest producer[Read More]

Alpaca Knitting Yarn Review

The traditional Alpaca Knitting Yarn comes from the South American Alpaca. The Alpaca is very similar to the Llama though much smaller and with longer hair. The hair of the young Alpaca is generally much softer and the preferred thread for making Alpaca Knitting Yarn. The hair from the older animals is much longer and[Read More]

Worsted Knitting Yarn Review

Beginner knitters are often confused by the term "worsted" knitting yarn because it refers sometimes to weight and sometimes to the makeup of the yarn itself. If you have ever had problems discerning exactly what was meant by “worsted yarn” in one of your patterns, keep this article handy and you should be able to[Read More]