Announcing the October Dream In Color Club project! This month we have two patterns for you. One knitted and one crocheted. Both are fingerless mitts. The knitted version “En Plein Air” designed by Jimmy Martinez, features a strap with a button for decoration and a nice close fit, something Monet would have worn while painting “en plein air” (outdoors) on a chilly day! The crocheted version, “Water Lillies” designed by Susan Sellers, features a unique chain foundation and dec
The fall is one of my favorite times to knit. Five years living in Southern humidity has taught me to get excited about "knitting weather" the way a young child embraces a two-week countdown to their birthday! This October I am knitting and weaving in PINK for one reason. I'm grateful my sister faced, fought and survived breast cancer. She is brave and inspiring, and I'm elated to still have her in my life. In July I finished a woven scarf for her with help from my daughters.
Thank you for visiting the Unwind Yarn & Gifts blog! I'm excited to introdce you to Wendy Moynihan, co-owner of this cozy, well-stocked and friendly local yarn shop. I met Wendy a few years back while she was working on a Savannah movie set. She has worked on most of the movies shot in this area for the last 30 years, but prefers knitting with her Unwind friends. Wendy was taught to knit as a girl by her Grandma Sarah, and has knit every since. She loves to share her Grandma
Well you know its that kind of day... the perfect day to sit inside and knit or crochet right? I am trying to finish up UFO's, but it's not working because I keep seeing other things that I want to knit also known as a "knitters paradox". So I figured I would show you one of those goodies that I find myself wanting to start...... This beautiful item is Sunita's Double Knit New Yorker with Woven Windows... and.... it's a free pattern! This is the PERFECT project for all those