Yarn Haul – Lion Brand Yarns

I was so excited to get my order from Lion Brand Yarns.  These are all destined for Christmas gifts, so I’ve got my work cut out for me. Wool-Ease Thick and Quick Bonus Bundle (in Charcoal and Tangerine) Go for Faux (in Baked Alaska) Sock-Ease (in Taffy and Rock Candy)   The Wool-Ease and Go …

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Yarn Haul – JoAnn’s

Taking advantage of those before-Christmas sales is loads of fun!  I’m getting inspired to do new projects and stocking up for later.  Check out the yarn and tools I got from JoAnn’s.   Lion Brand:  Touch of Alpaca (in Blush and Cream), Amazing Lace (in Cranberry and Eggplant) Paton’s: Delish (in Squash) Bernat: Fleurettes (in Harvest) …

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Crocheted Irish Cloak

Many years ago when I was still a teenager, my grandma came back from a trip to Ireland with a beautiful green wool cloak.  It was absolutely gorgeous in forest green knit with plenty of swing and drape, thigh-length, and an attached scarf that doubled as a hood.  I fell in love with that thing …

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…and so Yarnkittens is born…

Hi, everyone!  This is just a placeholder post to let you know that Yarnkittens is alive and kickin’.  Come back soon to see some of our posts as we blog about the things we’re crocheting, the patterns we’re figuring out, and the yarns we love.