Help Build Stitchcounter Bot

The team at Stitchcounter is building an app that will count your stitches (eek!!!!). But in order to make it a reality, they need pictures of your WIPs. Submit pictures of the stitches on your WIPs so the Stitchcounter can become the most accurate stitch counting robot it can be. Find instruction and photography tips at

I Love Yarn Day

The countdown to the 10th anniversary of I Love Yarn Day is on! This Saturday, join the Craft Yarn Council (CYC) to celebrate all things yarn. Enjoy free patterns and CYC-hosted giveaways all while spending your day making, shopping for yarn, or making with friends. No matter how you celebrate, make sure you post pictures with #iloveyarnday to spread the yarny love.

Meet Cirro

The Fibre Co. has introduced a merino alternative for those who love the fuzzy halo but can’t stand the itch. This sport weight yarn is a blend of 40% Suri alpaca, 40% organic cotton, and 20% merino and comes in 246-yard skeins. Now available in 12 colors ranging from classic neutrals to rich jewel tones.

CAST ON: Tetra Beanie by Erin Gates

With 80-yards of bulky weight yarn and US 13 and 15 needles make this quick, colorwork hat for yourself or a gift. Instructions include directions for a two or four color hat option. And while the pom-pom is optional, we’re not sure how you can pass it up.