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An ideal gift for Mother's Day.. yarn!

An ideal gift for Mother's Day.. yarn!

 

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Knitting & Crochet - In Art

Knitting & Crochet -  In Art

What I like about knitting and crochet is the long history it has and how it spans generations, cultures and socio-economic classes. Rich or poor, famous or not, young and old, it truly is a craft which is open to all and where better to find representation of this in art? One of the most prolific artists I have discovered who has painted numerous works depicting knitting is Albert Anker, a Swiss artist in the 19th century who was best known for depicting life in rural communities. Below are just a few of Anker's many works showing his most illustrated...

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Health benefits of knitting - Dementia & Memory Loss

Health benefits of knitting - Dementia & Memory Loss

I like being productive and I find knitting to be one of the greatest outlets for me to provide a sense of accomplishment! I also find that although I can knit 'absentmindedly' at times, I nonetheless am thinking ahead as to how I might finish off certain sections.  This sort of forward planning, in addition to regularly checking the quality of my stitches, and the pattern I'm working to, simply keeps my brain on the go at a nice steady pace! Not only that, I find I get so wrapped up in my knitting, with Baah Yarn of course, that sometimes...

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World Most Expensive Yarn - Vicuña

World Most Expensive Yarn - Vicuña

So you think you paid a lot for that skein of lovely Merino, Cashmere or Alpaca? Well, here's a show stopper for you to put things in perspective... how about a skein of Vicuña at say $240 for 25g/200 yards? Vicuña, what's that you might ask? Well, think of the most you would ever pay for a skein of yarn, and add a zero. Or, think of the softest , finest yarn you have ever felt and think again! Vicuña is special, not because it comes from a protected animal in Peru, which incidentally is their national animal, but because it is...

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Exciting New Colors!

Exciting New Colors!

Over the next few days you will be seeing Baah Yarn's Dippled & Dappled line available in the La Jolla and Manhattan bases. These variegated yarns have truly dynamic mixes of colors the likes of which you've never seen! Strawberry Shortcake Confetti Cake Bumblebee The above are just a few of the exciting new variegated yarns with amazing dappling from Baah Yarn, here's the complete list: Because I'm Happy Blueberry Cobbler Blue Hawaiian Blue Ice Martini Blueberry Lemonade Bumblebee California Coast Confetti Cake Dragon Tail Grapefruit Sangria Jawbreaker Le Mouton Rouge Make my hear sing Pebble Queen of Roses Strawberry Shortcake Tequila...

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