Caring for your Handknits
A great deal of time, effort and money goes into making a handmade item. Learn how to take care of your handmade items by hand washing or by using a high efficiency washer and you'll be able to enjoy them for a lifetime!
How to Knit - Three Needle Bind Off
Learn how to work a three needle bind off. It's a handy technique for joining two pieces of knitting and binding off at the same time!
How to Knit - Picking up Stitches
Learn how to pick up stitches in your knitting.
How to Crochet - Crocodile Stitch
Learn how to crochet the crocodile stitch. When you want texture for your crochet project consider using this three dimensional crochet stitch.
How to Crochet - Linked Double Crochet
Learn how to crochet a linked double crochet stitch. It's a great way to use double crochet but make a nice solid fabric.
41st Anniversary Sale, May Preview
Get ready for the May portion of our 41st Anniversary Sale! In addition to continued savings on Cascade 220, Cascade 220 Superwash and Plymouth Encore, you'll find over 40 new yarns on sale for the month of May! There are great deals on needle sets and weaving yarns! Click HERE to take a look at everything that's on sale!
How to Crochet - Bobbles
Learn how to crochet bobbles! Crochet bobbles can add texture and interest to your project.
How to knit - Multiple Stitches Through the Back Loop
Knitting multiple stitches through the back loop can be tricky. This simple technique uses a crochet hook to take all the stress out of knitting multiple stitches through the back loop.
How to Knit - Multiple Stitches into the Same Stitch
Learn how to knit multiple stitches into one stitch with this easy tutorial!
Emily Ocker's Circular Cast On
This cast on is a great way to create a tight even center when you are knitting in the round from the center out. The stitches seem to grow evenly out from the center giving your work a polished and well made look.
How to Crochet - Tunisian Purl Stitch
Learn how to crochet the Tunisian Purl Stitch! Tunisian crochet is quick and makes crocheting big items, like Afghans, a breeze. The Tunisian Purl Stitch looks just like a purl stitch in knitting, but creates a dense, squishy fabric. Sara's clear instructions make learning the Tunisian Purl Stitch easy.
How to Crochet - Tunisian Knit Stitch
Learn how to crochet the Tunisian Knit Stitch! Tunisian crochet is quick and makes crocheting big items, like Afghans, a breeze. The Tunisian Knit Stitch looks just like knitting but creates a dense, squishy fabric. Sara's clear instructions make learning the Tunisian Knit Stitch easy.
How to Crochet - Tunisian Simple Stitch
Learn how to crochet the Tunisian Simple Stitch! Tunisian crochet is a fast, satisfying way to make a dense, squishy fabric perfect for Afghans. Sara's clear instructions will have you Tunisian crocheting in no time.
How to Knit - Cabling Without a Needle
Learn how to cable without a cable needle. In this video Sara describes two different techniques to create cables without using another needle.
How to Knit - Cables
Learn how to knit cables using a cable needle.
Surface Cross Stitch
Cross Stitch on Tunisian Crochet is an easy way to embellish, adding color or a motif to your crocheted work.
Joining Single Crochet
Learn how to join two pieces of crochet with a Joining Single Crochet, creating a flat seam. This versatile technique can be used to join Tunisian crochet with regular crochet or two pieces of knitting together!
WEBS Mystery Knit-A-Long Square #2
It's time for Square #2 in WEBS Mystery Knit-A-Long! With the second square you will learn everything you need to know about knitting cables, both with a cable needle and without!
WEBS Mystery Knit-A-Long Square #1
Welcome to WEBS Mystery Knit-A-Long and the first Knit Square! While knitting the first square, you will learn how to make one stitch purlwise (m1p), purl two together (p2tog), purl three together (p3tog), purl through the back loop (ptbl), purl two together through the back loop (p2togtbl), and how to make a duplicate stitch. All of these techniques come together to create a beautiful, versatile square! Click HERE for the pattern!
How to Crochet Yo-yos
Learn how to crochet yo-yos! These yo-yos are made in concentric squares of joined circles, each being made in two parts and joined as they are created, instead of being crocheted individually and joined together later. With this technique you can make squares of any size.
How to Make a Duplicate Stitch
Learn how to make a duplicate stitch. This technique is perfect for personalizing and embellishing your knitting!
Purling Through the Back Loop (ptbl, p2togtbl)
Learn how to purl through the back loop (ptbl) and purl two together through the back loop (p2togtbl)
Purling more than one stitch together (p2tog, p3tog)
Learn how to purl two stitches together (p2tog) and purl three stitches together (p3tog).
Make One Purlwise (m1p)
Learn how to make one purlwise (m1p).
WEBS Mystery Knit-A-Long or Crochet-A-Long Blanket
Grab your needles or hook, some Valley Yarns Northampton and join WEBS - America's Yarn Store for a Mystery Knit-A-long or Crochet-A-Long Blanket!
Click HERE for more information!
Knitter's Pride Marblz Needle Review
Knitter's Pride Marblz needles are a perfect way to add a little color and fun to your knitting experience! They are lightweight, flexible, with just the right amount of grip. They are handmade and every needle is unique.
Knitter's Pride Marblz Needles are available in Double Pointed Needles, Individual Fixed Circulars, an Interchangeable Needle Set, 10" Single point needles, and individual interchangeable needle tips.
You can find all of our Knitter's Pride Marblz Needles here!
Berroco Spring 2015 Collection
Berroco's Spring 2015 Collection has four new yarns, and new colors of your favorite Berroco yarns! This collection has something for everyone, from bulky weight multicolored yarn to a sophisticated DK weight blend. All the new yarns are machine washable, making them easy to care for.
Check out Berroco's new pattern booklets for warm weather garments and accessories knit and crocheted from their Spring 2015 Collection!
Learn how to use the Brooks Bouquet technique on a rigid heddle loom, while weaving the Bouquet of Hearts Blanket. The Brooks Bouquet technique is the perfect way to add some lace interest or simple motifs into your handwoven fabric.
The History of WEBS - America's Yarn Store
WEBS is celebrating its 40th Anniversary! Join us as we take a look back at how WEBS began, and how it has become America’s Yarn Store. WEBS location and size may have changed over the years, but our love of yarn and a commitment to our customers has not. Thanks for celebrating with us!
Clips featured in this project courtesy of the Prelinger Archives "How Textile Mills Are Modernizing" (ca. 1948) www.archive.org/movies/prelinger.php
It's the Year End Sale!
It's the year end sale at WEBS - America's Yarn Store! WEBS - America's Yarn Store owner Steve Elkins gives you a glimpse into some of the yarns on sale in the Year End Sale. Sale starts online December 19th, in the store on December 26th, and goes through January 3rd. Don't wait, these yarns are closeouts and once they sell out, they're gone!
Knitter's Pride Waves and Bamboo Crochet Hook Review
The right crochet hook can be hard to find. Knitter's Pride Bamboo Crochet Hooks and Waves Hooks are two great options.
Click HERE to shop our full range of individual crochet hooks and sets.
Knitter's Pride Bamboo Needles
Knitter's Pride Bamboo Needles are lightweight, made of sturdy bamboo, and perfect for all kinds of knitting projects! They are smooth, warm in your hands, and have satisfyingly pointy tips.
Knitter's Pride Bamboo Needles are available in Double Pointed Needle Sets, Individual Fixed Circulars, Interchangeable Needle Sets and a Single Points Needle Set.
To shop all Knitter's Pride Bamboo Needles click HERE!
Hemstitching Made Easier
Do you have trouble seeing where your needle is supposed to go when you are Hemstitching your weaving project? These two easy tips will make it easier!
Berroco Fall 2014 Collection
Berroco's new Fall 2014 Collection of yarns has something for every knitter and crocheter! There are bulky weight yarns that knit up quickly and more delicate weights, perfect for sophisticated accessories.
The new fall collection includes bulky weights, Mojo, Borealis Tweed, Inca Tweed, and Berroco Ultra Alpaca Chunky. The lighter weights, Berroco Andean Mist and Berroco Cosma, round out the collection.
As always, Berroco has amazing pattern support for their new yarns.
To easily search for patterns for any yarn on our website, simply click on the related patterns tab at the top of the yarn page!
Weaving Tutorial: How to Hemstitch
Hemstitching is a beautiful way to finish a weaving project. Learn how to hemstitch with this tutorial and give your weaving projects an elegant finishing touch!
40th Anniversary Sale, May Preview
Get ready for the May portion of our 40th Anniversary Sale! In addition to the yarns still on sale from April, Steve Elkins, one of the owners of WEBS - America's Yarn Store, previews the yarns on sale for May.
Be sure to check out all the yarns and needles on sale exclusively in May! Shop the Anniversary Sale!
40th Anniversary Sale, April Preview
It's time for our 40th Anniversary Sale! Steve Elkins, one of the owners of WEBS - America's Yarn Store, previews the yarns on sale for both April and May, and the yarns and needles on sale for just the April portion of our Anniversary Sale.
Be sure to check out all the yarns and needles on sale exclusively in April! Shop the 40th Anniversary Sale by clicking HERE!
- 20% Off
- On highlighted items totaling $60 or more!
- 25% Off
- On highlighted items totaling $120 or more!