We’re so excited to start talking about our new Fall/Winter 2016 pattern and yarn collections! We’ve got six brand new yarns for you to play with, along with new colors in some old favorites, plus nine pattern books, including the Berroco Portfolio Vol 2. The follow-up to our highly popular Portfolio Vol 1, this new collection brings together a select group of incredible independent designers and two Berroco yarns that are loved by knitters and crocheters everywhere—Berroco Vintage® and Berroco Ultra® Alpaca. Read more
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Have you ever decreased with a cable needle? I hadn’t either until recently, but the technique is so easy and cool! With stitches on a cable needle, you work one stitch from your left hand needle together with one stitch from your cable needle, either held behind or in front, to decrease one stitch. This decrease is used in Jib, a great cabled hat perfect for him or her. Read more
While I’m not ready for the summer to be over, I have to admit I’m enjoying the cool crisp nights in New England this week. The thought of having an afghan in progress draped across my lap is suddenly appealing. I just have to decide which one to knit or crochet. Read more
I’m a very lucky woman. My husband wears sweaters. In fact he loves sweaters so much he doesn’t even wear a coat. Instead he’ll pile on two sweaters and walk out the door. John’s also an old fashion New Englander when it comes to understanding the virtues of wool – warmth being paramount.
If that weren’t reason enough to love him Read more