Discover the Wool Channel

Clara Parkes, an unrivaled advocate of all things wool, has launched The Wool Channel, a member-supported community dedicated to wool. The online publication aims to raise awareness, inspire passion, and empower advocacy about wool. Follow along to read the stories of the people, places, and innovations of the wool industry at www.thewoolchannel.com or become a member to receive weekly updates delivered to your inbox and more.

Embroider Your Hand Knits

Learn how to embroider your hand knits in Betz White’s new virtual workshop. In Embroider Your Knits with Flowers students will discover the best yarns to use and explore a variety of embroidery stitches. The self-paced class (with lifetime access!) will also walk students through making a pair of embroidered wrist warmers and a sweater. The first three classes are now available with more being released through March and April.

Master Short Rows

Yarns Untangled closes out its Winter classes with one last class from Kate Atherley: Short Row Savvy. In the two-hour class happening on March 25th, learn how to use short rows to create bust shaping, add length to the back of a sweater, use more than one color in creative ways, and more. Learn the five common short row methods and learn how to apply short rows to socks, shawls, and sweaters. Registration is now open for the class.

CAST ON: Lapponia Sweater by Veera Välimäki

For knitters it’s always sweater season, which is why we’re excited to cast on this new sweater from Veera Välimäki. The boxy cropped sweater is worked from the top down with wrap-around rows of cool colorwork. Work Lapponia in one of 9 sizes with three colors of fingering weight yarn.