Blog Archives for category News

Vacation Knitting

It’s Fourth of July weekend and I’m at the shore with my family. Vacation with two small children is often… Continue reading »

Craftsy Sold to Comcast NBCUniversal

Craftsy, the online video tutorial and supplies marketplace launched in 2011, has just announced its sale to media giant Comcast… Continue reading »

Interweave Wants To Talk About Your Balls

The thing I’ve called a skein my whole life? Other people call it a hank. The thing I call a… Continue reading »

The Value of Knitting for an Afghan Refugee

The short documentary Stitches is the story of a man who finds peace in knitting—after establishing a life in exile… Continue reading »

How much does a shopkeeper earn?

Owning a yarn shop is the dream of many knitters. What’s not to love? Spending all day knitting, chatting with… Continue reading »

You can help make the Leave Me Alone Sweater a reality!

A photo of the Leave Me Alone Sweater has been making the rounds on Facebook, and designer Ruth is working… Continue reading »

Shanell Papp’s Crochet Anatomical Skeleton

You guys LOVE totally grotesque things rendered in fluffy yarn form. Canadian artist Shanell Papp gave an interview about her… Continue reading »

What Should I Knit?

The Raverly pattern database is awesome, but it’s also a major source of decision fatigue in my life. Thousands of… Continue reading »

A Cooper Hewitt Exhibition to Check Out

If you live anywhere near New York City, or are planning a trip there early next year, check out Scraps:… Continue reading »

Neighborhood Fiber Co. Unity Shirts

With the current political climate in the U.S. and abroad, we at Neighborhood Fiber Co. wanted to create a graphic… Continue reading »