YarnCon rocks!

YarnCon is Chicago's homegrown yarn-centric exhibition -- a place to promote, sell, and celebrate the yarny arts. Started in 2007, YarnCon aims to be the premier market for independent producers of yarn, knitted/crocheted objects, fiber for spinning, tools, gadgets, books, patterns, instructions, and gifts related to spinning, knitting, crochet, and weaving.

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A sense of community

I’ve been thinking about communities and what they mean to us a lot this Summer. In June I was all excited about World Wide Knit in Public Day; I had been picking out my projects to take to the park … Continue reading

June equals playing with yarn in public!

I will admit, there is no time of year I won’t knit or crochet in public.  But, given the seasons here in Chicago, most of that public time in spent indoors; waiting rooms, cafes, etc.  However, once the weather gets … Continue reading

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