Subscribe to my newsletter
Yarnworks Facebook Yarnworker Instagram Yarnworker Pinterest Yarnworker Ravelry Yarnworker YouTube Yarnworker YouTube

The Weaver’s Trifecta: Yarn, Sett, Beat

As I enter my fifth year of hosting weave-alongs, I’ve been musing on how we spend our time. Besides generally geeking out on all the things weaving entails, we seem to spend the most time talking about the endlessly fascinating topic of yarn selection, sett, and beat, or what I like to call, the weaver’s …

Read moreThe Weaver’s Trifecta: Yarn, Sett, Beat

Geeking Out: Yarn Substitutions

Yarn is forever, but yarns, sadly, come and go. Some of my favorite Steady Eddie brands and yarn lines are Brown Sheep and Halcyon Signature line. Inevitably, though, you come across a project in a yarn that has been discontinued. An overwhelming number of respondents to the last survey I sent out, said that not …

Read moreGeeking Out: Yarn Substitutions

I Speak Weaving

For the past few weeks I’ve been immersed in weaving traditions from all over the world. It started with a trip to the Folk Art Market in Santa Fe hosted by the International Folk Art Alliance. Hundreds of artisans from around the globe come to this event to represent their countries’ finest folk art traditions, sell …

Read moreI Speak Weaving


Liz Gipson Widgets
Blog
terms to know