Farm to Needle is out! This book from Tolt Yarn & Wool showcases indie designers, dyers, sheep farmers and mills, and includes six new knitting patterns. Edited by yours truly.

My top Instagram photos of 2015

2015 retrospective

photo posted by Susan Moskwa (@susanmoskwa) on Dec 28, 2015 at 1:00pm PST My top Instagram photos from 2015 If you’ve followed my blog for any amount of time you know that I love the new year, as a time of personal reflection and of fresh starts. Today I’m reflecting on my 2015 crafting, looking at what I […]

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YOTH Yarns Big Sister in Cracked Pepper and a one-of-a-kind gradient

Yarn in, yarn out

So I’ve decided to spend 2016 destashing. Said decision gave me a kind of lightness of being—anticipating the freedom of having fewer possessions—which apparently made me feel free to turn around and indulge in the big Knit Picks sale last month. (Have I mentioned how susceptible I am to sales?) Silly, I know, but we knitters are […]

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brightly colored yarn

2016 stash challenge!

I love my yarn stash. I’ve got exciting colors. I’ve got cashmere blends and silk blends and nice rustic wools. I’ve got sweater quantities that I can’t wait to see knit up. Marrakesh (70% silk, 30% camel); Bonnie’s Bamboo (100% bamboo); Spirit (55% Cormo wool, 45% alpaca. I can’t tell you how wonderfully squishable this yarn is!) […]

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