Month: February 2015

Fall 2015, Earthy and Natural Color trends

By now you may have seen the gorgeous colors in the Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall 2015.  The trend is beautiful, earthy natural colors that make a bold statement.  The designers have spotlighted progressive movements in American history while keeping the tones appropriate for both masculine and feminine designs. Plymouth Yarn provides these warm tones in our 100% wool, Galway, made in Peru.  We chose this yarn because of it versatility, warmth and it’s an absolute pleasure to knit or crochet.  Here is a list to assist you in finding the right shade for the upcoming season!...

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A Valentine’s treat for yourself

This is one of my favorite times of the year. Perhaps most of you would not agree if 1) you are snowed in until April 2) your garden looks like a slushy, sad mass of brown or 3) the holiday season is over and it feels like the doldrums are kicking in. BUT for me, I absolutely love the freeing feeling of no-obligation-to-knit-gifts February!!! Which brings me to a quick little treat you might make for yourself or (if you happen to not mind still knitting gifts) for a sweet friend. Joanne Turcotte’s Traveling Cowl takes one lovely skein...

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