Make a quick easy cowl in Wizard using the Tyanna pattern from Berroco.com
Ah yes, the weather is chilling down here in New England and the season of knitting gifts for our loved ones is upon us. If you’re anything like me, I must strategically plan my production schedule for each family member, taking into consideration the time and price per project. Here’s our top 8 patterns that… Continue reading Top 8 Berroco Patterns to Make as Gifts
Have you made something with Lucca yet? This yarn joined the Berroco line a couple seasons ago, but it's my latest obsession! It is a luxurious blend of 50% cashmere and 50% cotton, spun into a round multi-strand yarn with a fabulous stitch definition. Spun by a long-time Berroco partner mill in Italy, the cashmere… Continue reading Yarn Crush: Lucca
For those of you who are TikTok savvy, you may be aware that carving a pumpkin head and doing a fun photoshoot always trends around Halloween. If you aren't, then welcome to the show! Across all social media channels we often notice seasonal trends that occur year to year. When we saw the pumpkin heads,… Continue reading DIY: Crochet Pumpkin Head
Soft and fluffy, Talara is a mid-weight chain-plied yarn, made from 100% Baby Llama! It is light, and springy and may or may not have earned itself the unofficial nickname “baby kittens” by the Design Team. The Talara collection features pieces ranging from a cozy tunic to warm accessory sets in knit and crochet. You… Continue reading Styling the Cremini Cardigan
Schacht Spindle Company has crafted a beautiful "Four Hands Scarf" using a blend of Medina and Ultra Wool DK yarns. Its uniqueness stems from the warping process in weaving, giving each scarf a distinct appeal. After setting up the loom, which is the most time-intensive step, the creation of the scarf is swift. Several yarn combinations are suggested for inspiration, and the pattern is available for download for DIY enthusiasts.
Hi makers! I'm so excited to have finally finished my Ballentine sweater! I posted regular updates on my progress over on Berroco's Tik Tok, and I loved being able to share the making process with you all. Ballentine is a sweater from our Mistico collection that was designed by Alison Green. I loved the geometric… Continue reading Project Diary: Ballentine
The beginning of sweater season is right around the corner – at least here in Southern New England – it’s time to show those handmade garments some love! While the best time to wash sweaters is really before putting them away for summer (since moths don’t like clean sweaters), I had a few sweaters that… Continue reading Are your sweaters ready for sweater weather?
An Open Letter to Pima Soft.
While Berroco is a hand knitting company, we love staying curious on exploring all aspects of making with yarn. As a hand knitter who is also a proud machine knitter, I can't help but talk about the value of the knitting machine for hand knitters. Hand knitting provides so many positives, it reduces stress, keeps… Continue reading Can Machine Knitting Enhance Your Hand Knitting?