Welcome 2021 Colors of the Year

Pantone has announced their 2021 Colors of the Year: Ultimate Gray (17-5104) and Illuminating (13-0647). The cheery yellow has a sparkling vivacity, while the classic shade of gray embodies everlasting, dependable elements. Together they represent strength and hopefulness with the optimistic promise of a sunshine-filled day.

The COVID-19 Global Quilt

Fiber artists Kate Just and Cal Fitzpatrick have created the Covid 19 Quilt, a virtual global quilt project that showcases the shared experiences of COVID-19 through craft. Fiber artists are welcome to create their square and submit a picture to the growing Instagram display. To submit your square, send a picture via Instagram DM to @covid19quilt.

Prepare for Season of Socks

Formerly Sockvent, Season of Socks kicks off on December 13th for a new round of sock celebrations. Mark your calendar for 11 days of discounted sock patterns from some of your favorite sock designers, including Woolfield Studio, Just Tracie, and Lost and Fawned. Keep an eye on @woolfield.studio  for each day’s pattern release and designer info.

CAST ON:Henry the Christmas Alpaca by manuskacrochet

Cast on this sweet crochet alpaca with sport weight yarn. The crochet stuffy is a great winter weather mascot or gift for a deserving little one. The pattern offers written instructions and photo tutorials to help you get the job done.