On Monday, May 16, nationally-recognized “Yarn Ambassador” Shira Blumenthal of Lion Brand Yarn Company will speak at a meeting of the Crochet Guild of Prince William County in Manassas, Va. This is a great opportunity for fiber artists and yarn enthusiasts to meet and interact with a representative of one of the largest and most […]
Twinkie Chan is back with a new book!
A worldwide performance for peace Cirkus Cirkör’s upcoming performance, Knitting Peace, presented as part of PIFA 2016, weaves together questions about striving and knitting with breathtaking feats of circus artistry. It asks: Can striving in and of itself make a difference? Is knitting our way to peace possible? To highlight these questions they literally […]
Remember when I said that I was going to go through my Ravelry queue and try to complete a thing each month? Well, I kinda sorta kept that goal and wanted to share a yarnthing with you. After a story time at Art Sanctuary (I was on such a high!), I stopped by Loop Yarn on South […]
In which I show off a few WIPs and FOs* Please note: affiliate links are used in this post. If you click through and make a purchase I will receive a small commission. I do or have used the things I link to. If you follow me on Instagram (I’m there as “sayitrahshay”; not following, click this shameless self promo […]
I found myself binge watching The FX show “The League” which is streaming on Netflix. Football season, talk of fantasy football and the suggestion from Netflix was all I needed to get started and hooked on this show. The League description, from the FX Now website, To be a fan of The League, you don’t […]
I wanted to brag give an update on my stash busting for No Spend September. I have been quite the busy knit chick! Affiliate links are used in this post. If you click on them and make a purchase, I will receive a small commission. Update My sweater was coming along quite well but it’s […]