Yarn To Die For

You don’t have to be a Knitterino to fall in love with Colorful Eclectic’s new Murderino Collection. Inspired by the podcast My Favorite Murder, the indie dyers combine bold, popular color with black, dappled undertones for a nine colorway collection. The Murderino Collection is now available for purchase and through December 31 2019, $2 from every skein sold will be donated to End The Backlog.

Yarn To Fight For

Midwest Craft Con is seeking entries for the Undeniable Thread, an exhibition that will feature art using craft mediums for social or political discussion. Pieces chosen will be on exhibit at the Blockfort Gallery in Columbus, Ohio, which will play host to a private reception for Midwest Craft Con attendees kicking off the conference happening February 28 – March 1, 2020. Artists looking to submit their work can do so online through November 30th.

Countdown To Christmas CAL

Toft invites you to countdown to Christmas with their 2019 Ed’s Advent Crochet Along. Pre-order your kit now to receive enough wool to crochet two, new menagerie creatures. Then, from December 1 – December 24, receive pieces of the patterns each day. It’s part mystery, part advent calendar, and all fun.

CAST ON: “Starlight and Mischief Hat” by Lavanya Patricella

The perfect quick knit to keep you toasty or to wrap for a friend, this hat uses one skein of aran weight yarn. With chunky cables and instructions for both a snug or slouchy beanie this pattern can accommodate almost any head. Knit in the round and from the bottom up, use 165-181 yards of aran weight yarn in either a speckle or a solid.