In Review: Brown Sheep Company Burly Spun

About a decade ago, my husband, myself, and our infant son took a road trip from our home in Wisconsin out to Colorado. It’s true that many people look at Nebraska — and all the Great Plains states — as somewhere to drive through in order to get somewhere else. That’s just too bad because […]

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In Review: KPC Yarns

You know me, I like to try new things. When I was asked if I wanted to a sample box from KPC, I was intrigued. I’d never heard of this company and hadn’t tried any new yarn in a while. Besides, a little yarn tasting at my kitchen table would surely be a fun way […]

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A Luxurious Delight

When someone asks if you want to knit with a skein of yarn that is 70/20/10 Superwash Merino/Cashmere/Nylon, you say yes. Period. Most incarnations of the MCN blend top out around 10% of cashmere and that alone is pretty soft and wonderful, but 20% cashmere means I spend some time finding the perfect pattern and […]

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