Valley Yarns Northfield
Valley Yarns Northfield is one of the most versatile yarns in the WEBS collection. With the bounce of merino, the softness of alpaca, and the sheen of silk, it will soon become one of your favorite yarns. Its diverse fiber content and weight makes it perfect for garments, accessories, and afghans. It holds stitch definition beautifully and is a pleasure to work with. Valley yarns Northfield comes in a full range of neutrals with bright jewel tones for pops of color. Patterns featured in this video include the Lyonesse Pullover, the Amethyst Brook Crocheted Afghan, the Firedance Cardigan, the Bell Lace Cowl, and the Curling Cowl (Free). For more patterns using Valley Yarns Northfield simply click on the Related Patterns tab!
Rowan Yarn Fall 2013 Collection
Rowan's line of knitting and crochet yarns and pattern collections perfectly pair classic styling with a contemporary aesthetic. Rowan yarns come in a wide range of fibers and weights, from light cotton, linen and viscose, to warm yarns with wool or alpaca. Rowan produces some of the most exciting pattern collections in the industry, with patterns that are equal parts timeless and contemporary. New fall yarns for 2013 include Rowan Alpaca Colour, Rowan Thick N Thin, Rowan Angora Haze, Rowan Kidsilk Haze Eclipse, and Rowan Lima Colour.
Holiday Gift Ideas for Knitters and Crocheters
Gifts for the Knitter:
Not sure what gift to give your knitter or crocheter for the holidays? Sara Delaney has lots of ideas for the fiber enthusiast on your list.
Gifts for the Knitter:
Jade Sapphire Brigadoon, Valley Yarns Pattern #485 - Chrysanthemum Hat, Knitter's Pride Dreamz 16" Fixed Circular Needles OR Knitter's Pride Dreamz 6" Double Pointed Needles, Della-Q Project Bags
Looking for otherideas? Shop our holiday gift guide for more inspiration.
Berroco Yarn Fall 2013 Collection
The new Berroco fall yarn collection is all about texture with a little bit of glamour.
Berroco Marmot is soft and furry yarn, great for accessories and embellishing.
Berroco Abode is uniquely died 100% merino wool which has a great depth of color. Abode's great stitch definition is showcased in knitted sweaters and accessories for cool weather -- think cables!
Berroco Brio is a wool and acrylic blend infused with glittery metallic. This self-striping yarn is perfect for quick, bulkier projects.
Berroco Kodiak is light as a feather and super soft. Kodiak has all the warmth of merino and alpaca without the weight.
Berroco Boboli Lace is a single ply yarn in vivid, all-over variegated colors. The shimmer of the yarn adds brightness to sweaters and shawls with a beautiful drape.
Valley Yarns Southwick
Valley Yarns Southwick yarn combines the softness of pima cotton with the beauty and drape of bamboo fiber. It's a joy to knit and the feel improves even more once finished. This yarn is perfect for spring and summer knitting basics as well as more intricate stitch detail.
How to Pick Up Dropped Stitches in Stockinette
Learn how to pick up dropped stitches in stockinette fabric with a crochet hook with Grace.
How to Pick Up Dropped Stitches in Garter Stitch
Learn how to pick up a dropped stitch in a garter stitch fabric with Grace.
How to Graft Live Stitches to a Cast On Edge
Learn how to graft live stitches to a cast on edge with Valley Yarns Designer Kirsten Hipsky.
Valley Yarns Northampton
Even though we love all of our Valley Yarns, Northampton has become a fast favorite! We sourced the softest wool we could find and dyed it in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical.
How to work the Provisional Crochet Cast On
Learn how to work the Provisional Crochet Cast On. Use scrap yarn for your cast-on edge and then remove it when you need to pick up the stitches and work them later.
Behind the Scenes of Our 39th Anniversary Sale
Catch up with the WEBS team and find out how they’ve prepared to fill you orders during our 39th Anniversary Sale.
Sugar Sparkles Shawlette - Edging Rows 4 and 5
Sara shows you how easy the tricky sounding Double Crochet Three Together(dc3tog) stitch in Row 4 really is; as well as how to make, and where to place, the Front Post Treble Crochet stitches from Row 5. Purchase the dowloadable Sugar Sparkles Shawlette pattern here.
Sugar Sparkles Shawlette - Edging Row 3
Learn how to make, and where to place the Front Post Double Crochet stitches from the third row of the edging using the beaded single crochet stitches as a guide. Stitch markers are also an invaluable tool to use during this row of stitches. Purchase the dowloadable Sugar Sparkles Shawlette pattern here.
Sugar Sparkles Shawlette - Edging Rows 1-2
Sara talks you through the beading process, sharing Linda Permann's advice to only string as many as you'll need for a single row. Learn how simple it is to make a beaded single crochet, and the "v-stitch" that sets up your shaping for the edge of the shawl. Purchase the dowloadable Sugar Sparkles Shawlette pattern here.
39th Anniversary Sale
WEBS America's Yarn Store Owner Steve Elkins gives you a glimpse into some of the yarns on sale in the 39th Anniversary Sale, from our new warehouse in Easthampton.
Sale starts on April 1st and runs through May 31st, 2013 11:59pm EST. Check back on May 1st for a whole new set of sale yarns.
How to Fix Pulled Stitches in Your Knitting
Knowing how to fix a pulled stitch can save your project or a finished garment. Grace shows you how to carefully pull the stitches back into alignment.
Valley Yarns Stockbridge
Valley Yarns Stockbridge is longtime favorite in our line of yarns. With it's blend of superfine alpaca and wool, Stockbridge offers warmth and drape to your finished garments. Available in over 20 colors this yarn is a great choice for colorwork sweaters as well as smaller projects like winter accessories. In this video, Heidi talks about Stockbridge being the first Valley Yarns she knit with and she compares it to knitting with butter!
How to Make Knitted Plaid Easily
Sara shows you how to add vertical line of crochet stitches to your knitting to help create a plaid look without all the work of intarsia knitting. Working in the “purl ditch” of ribbing you learn how to add a line of crochet slip stitches, mimicking a column of knit stiches. Check out ChickenBetty's Random Plaids for a pattern using this technique.
The Color Grid
The Kangaroo Dyer's The Color Grid is wonderful tool for choosing and using colors. With a simple template you can choose a main color family and a second color family to add spark to your project. Great for use with fiber projects but also useful in gardening, home decorating and more.
Classic Elite Yarns for Spring 2013
The Classic Elite Yarns collection includes natural yarns perfect for knitting and crochet. Classic Elite Yarns range from wool and wool blends, cotton, alpaca, angora, mohair and more. All with the same outstanding quality and brilliant designs you expect from the Classic Elite family of yarns. In this video, Amy introduces two new yarns to the Classic Elite Yarns line for spring 2013. Mesa is a 100% cotton yarn perfect for summer, and Canyon is a cotton/alpaca blend in a dk weight with undyed, natural colors.
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