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A Tweed Story

Tweed fabrics are the soul of the Fall/Winter season. They possess a texture inextricably tied to cold weather. Perhaps tweed’s prismatic hues recall the multicolored fall leaves that festoon the walkways of Central Park. Or, when winter snow blanches Manhattan, we might rely on tweeds for necessary depth and dimension. Whatever the reason, the cold Read More >>

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Chunky Knits For Winter 2016

Stating that “chunky knits are in” is slightly inaccurate. In order to be “in,” they would have to go “out,” and that simply isn’t the case. Warm weather forces chunky knits into wardrobe retirement, but they come roaring back every Fall and Winter. Preceding each season, we look to the runways and designer collections for Read More >>

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Crazy For Ewe & Knits That Sparkle

The Fall 2016 runways were resplendent with glittering fashions. Sequin-studded looks dominated catwalks as designers embraced high glamor. It’s unsurprising, given how popular sequins and metallics were for Spring and Summer. 2016 has been a year of shining out loud in bright, bold colors and resonant, reflective materials. I’ve long loved yarns that sparkle and twinkle—as Read More >>

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Tricoter Yarns and the Washington Heights Coat

The Washington Heights Coat has all the design elements knitters love: ample bracelet sleeves, nubbly moss stitch, generous pockets, a cozy shawl collar. Therefore, it didn’t surprise us that Washington Heights is a long-standing favorite at Tricoter. The Washington Heights Coat made its first appearance at this year’s Vogue Knitting Live in New York City. However, it existed long before then. I Read More >>

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Swatching Ravelry’s Hot Right Now With TSC Yarns

Readers might remember Stacy mentioning Flossie Arend in his first blog post launching Tahki Stacy Charles’ new Fall season. Well, that’s me! As an avid knitter, I’ll be chiming in on Stacy’s blog every now and again to share my knitterly perspective. As someone who always has an eye on what’s trending in fashion and knitting, I Read More >>

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Eye on Editorials: 13 Breezy Knit & Crochet Designs for Spring/Summer

Spring is officially here, and with it comes lightweight, sporty yarns and warm-weather style!! It’s time to pull out the cottons and linens, and bring your beachy best. Lots of designers have been hard at work turning out great patterns for the Spring 2016 season. Check out some of the best new patterns for the Read More >>

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Cozy Fall Knits

Fall and winter are coming soon, and while we’re so excited to show you what’s new for the season, we can’t help but be a bit nostalgic for what’s come before. We’ve had so many beautiful designs feature our yarn in the past; before we embark on a new Fall season, let’s take a quick Read More >>

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Spring & Summer Knits

Summer is officially here! If you’re like us, you’ve been getting outside and enjoying the warm weather as much as possible. But while the summer is great for picnics and pool parties, it can put a sweaty damper on knitting fuzzy wool sweaters. But fear not! There are hundreds of warm-weather-friendly patterns that you’ll love Read More >>