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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Last call

Today is the final day of the CustomFit Trunk Show’s stay at Yarn Folk.  I will miss these sweaters! Here’s a look at the last one made by another shop.   Yarn Folk: Who are you, where are you located, and how long has your shop offered CustomFit? Sunni: I’m Sunni Scrivner from Yarn in Eureka. Our … Continue reading »

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A look at Eddy

We’re in the last week of hosting the CustomFit trunk show at Yarn Folk, so here’s a look at Alisa’s sweater–with a bonus picture of actual human in the sweater!  Yarn Folk: What’s your name, where are you located, and when did your shop introduce CustomFit to your customers? Firefly Fibers: My shop is Firefly Fibers and … Continue reading »

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Waiting for Rain KAL

Waiting for Rain combines garter stitch with short row lace. We’re casting on tomorrow–care to play? 5-7 pm. I auditioned a couple of combinations for a two-color version, but this one was my fave.   

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A look at Stonington

 Another Q&A with a CustomFit Trunk Show contributor! Yarn Folk: Who are you, where are you located, and when did your shop introduce CustomFit?   Yarn Underground: Shelley Stone from The Yarn Underground, Moscow Idaho; The Yarn Underground. We introduced CustomFit in 2015. YF: How did you choose the sweater you contributed? How about the yarn?  YU: This is … Continue reading »

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Continuing with the virtual trunk show…Harbor Island

I’m enjoying my correspondence with other CustomFit shops, and I hope you are, too! Today we are featuring Harbor Island, a V-neck cardigan. Yarn Folk: What’s your name, where are you located, and when did your shop introduce CustomFit to your customers? JH: Judi Hederich at My Sister’s Yarn Shop, Green, Ohio. After visiting Yvonne at Natural … Continue reading »

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Knit it now. 

The Speckled Fawn Hat (free pattern) would be SO cute in this combo of colors in Plymouth DK Select Merino…   

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Bridgefield up close

Two more weeks to stop in and see the CustomFit trunk show currently at Yarn Folk! Here’s a close look at another of the sweaters. [Yvonne is the brainchild behind the group trunk show.]   Yarn Folk: What’s your name, where are you located, and when did your shop introduce CustomFit to your customers? Yvonne: Yvonne, Natural … Continue reading »

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CustomFit Trunk Show Up Close

Welcome to a guided tour of the CustomFit trunk show! Stop in at Yarn Folk through the end of the month to see the sweaters in person. Yarn Folk: Who are you, where are you located, and when did your shop introduce CustomFit to your customers? Justine: Justine Malone, of Cast Away + Folk in … Continue reading »

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What’s happening the week of March 8th?

Here’s the email that went out yesterday, and I’ll be setting up upcoming classes as events on Facebook in the next day or two.  Photo of some recent swatches, including a couple of yarns that are arriving today!   

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Yarn Folk’s newsletter for March 1st

There is knitting and crochet inside, of course, but also a very cute picture of one of my cats. Here is the link.

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