This colorway of a super-squishy Merino yarn is so unique!  I love the navy, caramel, and purple with that mint green!

Yarn Reviews

Yarn Review: Furls Wander Acrylic Yarn

Looking for a soft, luxurious acrylic yarn?  This worsted-weight acrylic from Furls Crochet is a great choice for any type of project!  See how it compares to other popular brands, and what I think of the quality, texture, and price.

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Yarn Review: Lion Brand Color Made Easy

Looking for a high-quality, #5 bulky acrylic yarn?  Lion Brand Color Made Easy is a great choice!  Watch my review video for my opinion of this yarn, including a comparison to a similar, more budget-friendly substitute.

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August 2018 KnitCrate Unboxing!

The August KnitCrate yarn is so pretty!  I received a beautiful speckled colorway of URU Yarn Speckled Singles (called Undertow), and I am so excited to begin working on this month’s project! (as soon as I finish the project from last month…)

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July 2018 KnitCrate Unboxing

The July KnitCrate yarn is so pretty!  I received a beautiful variegated colorway (called “Dashboard”), and I am so excited to begin working on this month’s project!

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June 2018 KnitCrate Unboxing

The June KnitCrate yarn is so pretty!  I received the lovely green colorway (called “Chewies”), and I am so excited to begin working on this month’s project!

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Yarn Review: Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering – Multi & Kettle Dyed

When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in the future). So here’s my review of the Knit Picks Hawthorne Yarn.

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