Knitting with Aran Weight Yarn

Knitting a Cable in Aran Weight Yarn

What is Aran Weight Yarn? Is it the same as worsted weight?  Source A says yes, Source B says no, it’s a little heavier.  All of which is to say, it’s very similar to worsted weight yarn.  The Craft Yarn Council specifically includes Aran weight yarn in the worsted weight category. Very confusing. What’s a … Read more

How to Organize Your Knitting Needles

Your knitting needles are an important investment in your lifelong knitting hobby/wellness practice.  With proper care, they’ll last through many projects and even many hands.  They could even become heirloom needles passed on to grandchildren! Organized Knitting Needle Storage Prevents Frustration There are soo many reasons why you should store your needles in an organized … Read more