One week ago, we kicked off Interweave Yarn Fest 2017. We knew going in that it would be a great weekend of learning, shopping, sharing ideas and trying new things–and we were right! But Interweave Yarn Fest 2017 exceeded all of our expectations and had such an amazing impact on all who attended. We made lots of new friends, experienced new things (like crochet!), bought some beautiful specialty fiber to add to our yarn stack, and we felt inspired by each and every one of you. Continue reading “Thank You For Attending!”
Fiber artists, next month is THE month. Interweave Yarn Fest kicks off on March 30, and you better believe we are counting down the days—maybe even the seconds—until it finally arrives.
If you’ve never been part of a large-scale fiber arts experience, you might be curious as to why it’s so special. The answer is simple. The feeling of being surrounded by hundreds of people from across the nation who all share the same passion is a magical one. Everyone at Interweave Yarn Fest, young and old, are inspired to be there because they love the fiber arts and they want to celebrate their craft. Continue reading “Instructor Spotlight”
Lately, we’ve noticed a fleet of intricately knotted macrame wall hangings, plant holders and other darling macrame-based pieces popping up all over our Instagram and Pinterest feeds. Macrame—a knotting and hitching technique dating back to the 13th century—gained some serious popularity in the ‘70s, and now it’s back with a contemporary twist. Continue reading “Macrame”