What is Rambouillet?

This is the most common question I get from customers. What is Rambouillet?   Simply put it’s a breed of sheep.  It’s a short hair breed and if a fine wool (same category as and actually related to merino).  The fiber has more of a matte look than merino and it takes dye beautifully.  It […]

Joining in the round knitting

6 Ways of Joining in the Round

If you always have to neaten your joins then this tutorial is for you. Joining in the Round I don’t know what happened to images from my orginial blog post.  Instead of using images this time I decided to shoot a video for 6 ways to join in the round.  I’d love to hear if […]

You Always Need Another Bag, Now You Can Have One

I used to keep all my projects in ziplock bags.  But the problem was the needles always poked holes in the plastic and they got really ratty looking.  Then I found Star Knits and now I love having a project bag for each project and that means a lot of bags! Buy All The Bags! Allena […]