Yarn in my Travels

Fall Festivals and Knitting Retreats

September and October were very busy months for me.  I had 4 opportunities to spend time immersed in yarn and knitting.  Each experience was unique and allowed me to meet new knitters and learn new skills.  Here’s a few highlights from each of my trips. Starting in early September, I attended the Garden State Sheep… Continue reading Fall Festivals and Knitting Retreats

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Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival 2017

I first attended the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival in 2009 and I’ve been there most years since.  This year the weather wasn’t the greatest on Saturday so I went on Sunday for the first time.  The weather still wasn’t great although the crowds were smaller and I could roam around a little easier.  As… Continue reading Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival 2017

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Visiting the Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl Shops

The Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl was held the first week of March in Florida and I was fortunate to be in Florida at the time.   I toured Historic Cocoa Village and visited Knit and Stitch. The area and the shop were lovely.  I discovered this yarn by The Fibre Studio dyed especially for the shop.… Continue reading Visiting the Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl Shops