Knitting Newswire (Page 7)

Knitting Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knitting. (Page 7)

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  1. P*hat founder asks knitters to make 'Welcome Blankets' for immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... when the show is over. (Chris Walker / Chicago Tribune) The last time Jayna Zweiman developed a crowdsourced knitting project, tens of thousands of women ended up wearing pink triangular hats as they marched on Washington and scores of newspaper ...


  2. Knitters Unite: Department Of Health Needs Your Help To Prevent Shaken Baby SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... Shaken Baby Syndrome have a grassroots public education campaign called "CLICK for Babies," click meaning the sound knitting needles make. The campaign involves recruiting knitters to make the purple hats, which are "collected and then distributed ...


  3. Immigration: The next wave of craftivism for a Pussyhat Project cofounderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    ... and quilting bees. The inauguration of Donald Trump, though, seemed to have inspired a new wave of craftivism, from knitting to protest signs, and Zweiman decided to use that momentum to create something new. "Welcome Blanket," which concentrates on ...


  4. MoreRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Tri-City Voice

    Textile art refers to fine art that utilizes natural or synthetic fiber in the form of fabric or yarn. A wide variety of techniques are employed to create textile art such as weaving, quilting, knitting, embroidery, rug hooking, felting, braiding, lace making, and many more.


  5. Knit and Crochet NowRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... purses, patterns, felting and many other items. Field pieces also highlight the latest industry news, the best knitting and crochet blogs, and interviews with those on the cutting-edge of color and apparel design. Learn how to crochet an African ...


  6. Inspiration from my stashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Courier News

    ... Cream yarn. I was thinking of making another one in the future. The cooler weather this week is reminding me and my knitting friends that autumn is around the corner. In about a month, we'll be streaming to the Garden State Sheep & Fiber Festival in ...


  7. Your local community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Fairfield City Champion

    ... streets. Details: 9601 5574. Liverpool Knitters Group: Invites all members of the community to attend, share their knitting skills and learn new ones at Liverpool City Library every Thursday during school terms, 10am-noon. Participants can work on ...


  8. Make millions by producing serviettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    ... units (each unit with 10 packs of 50 pieces each) per annum. Technology To make serviettes, you need a hand-driven knitting machine and a yarn twister to do the job. The raw materials include cotton staple yarn, absorbent thread, cotton thread, ...


  9. Pearl Fiber Arts preps for its annual stash saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 |

    ... out all the yarn, fiber, bags, books, and assorted accessories you can part with . As long as it has to do with knitting, crocheting, weaving, or felting, it's all good. Please frog any partially-knit items and wind the yarn into balls. Fiber is ...


  10. Yarn project weaves art into downtown Walnut CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... or size using any kind of yarn. (Doug Duran/Bay Area News Group) Like many, Mary Glover learned the finer points of knitting and crochet from her grandmother. She recalls at age 7 biking six blocks - her materials in a sewing basket attached to the ...


  11. Louise Richardson: Down the garden pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... spacious separate laundry has a large airing cupboard - currently accommodating her extensive collection of knitting patterns, and there's a door to the back yard and the clothesline. While they are still as neat as a new pin, the separate toilet ...


  12. Rothy's, whose ballet flats are all over Facebook and Pinterest, has raised $7 million in fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | TechCrunch

    ... shaped into pellets that are then melted into malleable, threadlike fibers that get weaved into shoes by car-size knitting machines. Right now, the shoes are available in two silhouettes - a rounded and a pointed-toe version. Shoppers further have ...


  13. Girl From the Grocery Store KALRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Simply Socks Yarn Co. Blog

    We're hosting an informal KAL on our Ravelry group page ! If you've considered knitting the Girl from the Grocery Store shawl , do considering choosing two skeins of fingering weight yarn, your fave US 7 needles , and casting on with us. There's no start or end date- just a group on Ravelry to encourage us all, and if you're on Instagram you can follow along with my progress or search the hashtag #girlfromthegrocerystoreKAL to see what everyone else is up to.


  14. Pauline E. BromleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... Store in Massena for over 20 years. She was a communicant of the Church of the Sacred Heart and enjoyed reading, knitting, and crocheting. She is survived by her daughters, Calla and Michael LaMay and Linda Weinrich, all of Hamlin, NY; 7 ...


  15. Refugee entrepreneurs 'keep business alive' in upstate New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | UPI

    Nadin Yousef sits in the second booth from the door, her hands working the tassels hanging from a tiny wall at her workstation. In between knitting, she adjusts the wires of her earphone so they don't get tangled with her threads.


  16. Small town sets big recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... their collection has grown. "I fully believe I would not still be in business today if I had not gotten the knitting needles," added Jeanette. Those knitting needles sit in the Jeanette's business the Yarn Studio, which has special knitting yarn and ...


  17. Stop dissing romance novels alreadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... fits a larger historical pattern that regards any of the particular interests of women - from midwifery to knitting to "old wives' tales" - as inferior to the particular interests of men. Are romance novels any more formulaic or unrealistic than the ...


  18. Northwest Knitters a " Summer SessionsRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | JewishTucson

    Judith Feldman, a longtime Jewish community member, has formed a weekly group specifically for creating handcrafted needlework and knitting items for tzedakah donations within the Jewish Tucson community. Primarily crocheting and needlework, this group meets regularly to create original items for donation.


  19. Whata s Happening YOLORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | The Daily Democrat

    Wednesday, Aug. 9: 1:30 p.m. For those who enjoy quilting, knitting or sewing join Project Linus to make blankets for children in the community who are seriously ill, traumatized or otherwise in need. Come to our gathering at the Senior Center on 646 A St., Davis, to share ideas, patterns and lots of good conversation.


  20. Wollhaus Artisan Yarns and ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | BellaOnline

    Warm climate knitters are an unusual breed. What kind of knitting can one wear when the temperatures rarely plummet below twenty degrees at night? As it turns out, quite a bit - some of the most innovative designers and practitioners are from Florida and Southern California.