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Free Pattern Friday – Firework Blankie

It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Firework Blankie crocheted in Little Bird and Little Bird Colors. The 4th of July is almost upon us, making this a particularly appropriate free pattern.  The Firework Blankie is crocheted in Little Bird Multi with rows of contrasting solid Little Bird (344yds/100g) every few rows for a bigger burst of color. … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Firework Blankie

Friday, June 26th @ 2PM

IRL – VeVe Tee

Every day I feel lucky to have a job that I truly enjoy. If someone would have told me a few years ago that I would be working with yarn every day and earning a living doing it, I wouldn’t have believed them! Although I have a variety of duties here at Universal Yarn, when … Continue reading IRL – VeVe Tee

Saturday, June 20th @ 1PM

Free Pattern Friday – Sprout Tank

It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Sprout Tank in Cotton Supreme DK. Hot enough for ya?  It’s hot enough for most anyone, but that’s no reason to stop knitting.   When little ones still want to get out and enjoy the day, we have the perfect match of pattern and temperature. The Sprout Tank is knit … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Sprout Tank

Friday, June 19th @ 4PM

IRL: Llamalini V-Neck

This week I’d like to share an IRL I spotted recently from Jen in our accounting department:   Jen’s sweater was worked in the decadent Fibra Natura Llamalini, a blend of Royal Llama, silk bourette, and linen. Can you say YUM? Here is Jen describing this project in her own words: “I had an idea in … Continue reading IRL: Llamalini V-Neck

Saturday, June 13th @ 1PM
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Uptown DK is BY FAR my fave acrylic. It’s great for decorative kid items that need to be washable. Easy to knit with, just untwists a little with cast-ons and rip-outs. That’s a nitpicky little thing on such a great yarn at this price point.


Really love working with Cotton Supreme Splash. Extremely soft and the colors are beautiful. Currently making a sweater for a baby. Stitch definitions is great too!


My first time working with Bamboo Pop but it won't be the last time. Felt so good and worked up beautifully.