Meet the Samples : Shroom Hat

Sometimes you just need a super-fast project. Something that flies off the needles, growing so quickly you barely notice. We call these easy wins, potato chip knitting, instant gratification projects. Shroom is a pattern by Lee Juvan from Knitty.  It’s been around a few years, and with over 2600 projects, we knew it had a… Keep Reading

Tips & Tricks : Choosing Yarn Colors

Thinking about pairing colors for your next project?  Before you hit up your local yarn shop or personal stash, check out this quick tip! Snap a black and white photo of the yarns you are considering using together. Depending on your camera, you can easily take the photo in black & white or change it… Keep Reading

Designer Spotlight: Gudrun Johnston

I recently had the opportunity to ask one of our favorite designers some burning questions about being a designer, a working knitter, and some guilty pleasures and procrastination inspiration.  It was a blast, and Gudrun certainly was a good sport about some of our more offbeat questions! We’re excited to welcome Gudrun Johnston to Stash… Keep Reading

Meet the Samples: Særós

  Sometimes you just want to work with wool that reminds you where it came from.  Something that has a little tooth and bite to it.  Some call it scratchy, but we prefer to look at it as rustic.  This type of wool is hard working, on and off the sheep, and we love that…. Keep Reading

Designer Spotlight: Andrea Rangel

We are excited to be hosting designer Andrea Rangel for a lace class in November. We’ve long admired her designs, many of which are in one of our favorite yarns (Hazel Knits, anyone?!).  In preparation for her class, we thought it would be fun to get to know her a little bit better. Please enjoy… Keep Reading