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How to Assemble a Schacht Cricket Loom

Leslie Ann Bestor shows you how to assemble the Schacht Cricket Loom.

The Cricket Loom is compact, capable and cute! At only 11" x 18" x 6" and just under four pounds, it's easy to take along. The ten inch weaving width gives plenty of room to make a variety of projects without sacrificing portability. The Cricket is made of high quality maple an apple ply and hard maple and left unfinished. As of April 2010, the Cricket has been redesigned with the ratchet gear and dog on the outside of the loom to make it even easier to adjust tension.

How to Warp a Loom from Back to Front

Learn how to warp a loom from back to front with WEBS yarn store founder Barbara Elkins.

This is a great video if it's your first time warping your loom by yourself or if you just need a refresher on how to warp a loom. Barbara will guide you through all the steps you need to successfully warp your loom with even tension.

  • Preparing your loom for warping
  • Attaching your warp to the back apron rod
  • Using a raddle to evenly space your warp
  • Winding the warp onto the warp beam
  • Threading the heddles
  • Sleying the reed
  • Tying on the warp to the front apron rod with even tension.
Valley Yarns 439 Fleur de Sel Cardigan Review

Worked side-to-side Valley Yarns Fleur de Sel Cardigan has wide overlapping front panels with a flattering square neckline. The lace pattern is just one row so its easy to memorize, and the mostly double crochet sleeves keep the project moving quickly.

Valley Yarns 432 Gnomey Earflap Hat Review

The Valley Yarns Gnomey Earflap Hat has a peaked crown adding a whimsical touch to this lovely little Fair Isle hat knit in Valley Yarns Cold Spring.

How to do a Bound Off Hem for Top-Down Knitting

When knitting a garment from the top down, a bound-off hem may be just the right hem if you prefer knitting to sewing. It is similar to the 3-needle bind off where you knit together the live stitches with a strand from the back of your fabric as you bind off. Note that the Bound-Off Hem will be bulkier than a sewn bind-off. Be careful to bind off loosely so your hem has enough stretch.

Valley Yarns Northfield Review

We're very excited about this addition to Valley Yarns Northfield is a glorious blend of merino, baby alpaca, and silk. This DK weight is perfect for garments and accessories that you want to be warm and cozy. Valley Yarns Northfield has the slightest sheen from the silk, adding sophistication to this superb yarn. 

Valley Yarns Longmeadow Review

Valley Yarns Longmeadow is a cotton/microfiber blend that is the perfect yarn for your warm weather knitting. It is incredibly soft to the touch and has a lovely twist. The color palette is light and bright. You will love knitting with Valley Yarns Longmeadow!

Valley Yarns Goshen Review

Kathy Elkins presents Valley Yarns Goshen! We fell in love with this yarn at first sight. Valley Yarns Goshen is soft but the Modal® and silk not only add a slight sheen, but also durablity. Garments will not pill and will stand the test of time.

Valley Yarns Northampton Bulky Review

Northampton became a fantastic staple so quickly that we knew we had to add a bulky version. Valley Yarns Northampton Bulky the same soft wool as Northampton, but in a bulky 4-ply that will fly off your needles. 

Valley Yarns Northampton Review

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. 

Valley Yarns Sheffield Review

You will think Valley Yarns Sheffield is far more expensive than it is from the opulent look and feel of the silk/angora blend. Milled especially for our own Valley Yarns line, Sheffield is smooth and slightly downy, perfect for experimenting with colorwork or techniques such as short rows and darts. The sophisticated palette lends itself to gorgeous garments, accessories and home decor projects. 

Valley Yarns Deerfield Review

Valley Yarns Deerfield is a luxurious blend of baby alpaca and silk. It has a great, elegant palette of colors that all of the slight sheen of silk. Valley Yarns Deerfield produces cozy finished garments that you can wear anytime - day or night!

Knitter's Pride Trendz Knitting Needles Review

The Knitter's Pride Trendz needles are an acrylic set of lightweight and strong needles with lovely tapered points that make them ideal for a variety of yarns and projects.

Knitter's Pride Symfonie Rose Knitting Needles & Crochet Hooks Review

The Knitter's Pride Symfonie Rose Sets are the ideal gift for a the knitter or crochet artist in your life. These boxed sets feature lightweight, warm hooks and needles that are rich in appearance.

Knitter's Pride Nova Knitting Needles Review

Knitter's Pride Nova Knitting Needles are made from hollow brass pipes which have been plated with high quality nickel. This provides a smooth and satiny surface that allows stitches to move freely and quickly. These metal needles are light in weight, durable and comfortable to the hand. Nova knitting needles range from 2.0mm (US 0) -- 15.0mm (US 19).

Knitter's Pride Interchangeable Knitting Needles Review

Knitter's Pride Interchangeable Knitting Needles and Hooks are an affordable way to have many combinations of sizes and lengths of circular knitting needles and Tunisian crochet hooks in your collection. All of the needles and hooks attach to the cables by screwing onto the ends and tighten with the cable key. 

Knitter's Pride Cubics Knitting Needles Review

Knitter's Pride Cubics Knitting Needles are offered in densified laminated wood. This material is less costly and much harder than either ebony or rosewood. Unlike in other wooden needles, water absorption in Symfonie wood needles is negligible and, as a result, there is no chance of warping. The same property makes these needles very strong, enables the points to be sharp and provides a lifetime of pleasurable use, if handled correctly. Please remember that all wooden needles in the lower ranges (2.0mm-3.5mm) should be treated with appropriate care.

Knitter's Pride Basix Needle Review

Knitter's Pride Basix Needles are both lightweight and strong with a smooth finish and perfect birch wood points. These needles are ideal for knitting with many types of yarn, but the large sizes make them particularly well-suited to today's popular bulky weight yarns.

How to Block Lace Knitting with Blocking Wires

Learn how to block your knitted lace project with blocking wires in this video. Blocking is an important step in any lace project. Blocking will stretch the stitches and open up the lace pattern.

The garment featured in this video is the Shetland Trader Aestlight Shawl designed by Gudrun Johnson. It is knit in Valley Yarns Charlemont.

Lantern Moon Swing Bucket Bag

The Lantern Moon Swing Bucket Bag is a lightweight cotton drawstring pouch comes in limited edition prints. Features a roomy central compartment and four exterior pockets trimmed in velvet.

Atenti Caddi Bag Review

The Atenti Caddy is perfect for toting your yarn and notions. In this video, Greta shows you all of the handy pockets around the inside of the caddy which are great for storing tape measures, stitch markers and more!

Namaste Buddy Case

Namaste Buddy Cases are the essential accessory for your little stuff- bring your Buddy along to tote your personal, crafting, or travel notions so you'll never be without. The Buddy case features hidden magnetized interior walls to keep your metal items in place, a removable interior divider, and is made of the lush animal-friendly faux leather that you've come to expect. Contrast stitching, solid construction, and snap button closure- everybody needs a Buddy! Be sure to check out the new and improved Namaste Better Buddy Case, sleeker, stronger case for all your little knitting and crochet notions.

Namaste Mini Messenger Bag Review

Cross-body design for hands-free function, the Namaste Mini Messenger Bag has a padded adjustable shoulder strap, quick access exterior pocket, and lots of individual pockets for ultra organization. This bag is perfect for an active, busy lifestyle. The interior material is a faux microsuede (PET) which is made of recycled plastic bottles. Measures 5" W x 12" H x 15" L 

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