The Woolery Blog

Artist Spotlight: Mother of Purl

Artist Spotlight: Mother of Purl

Posted by Emily on Sep 24th 2020

Lauren McElroy creates knitting patterns, handspun yarn, and hand dyed fiber as Mother of Purl. She also creates educational video content and is an active blogger. We were inspired by her beautiful w … read more
Ask Nancy: Yarn Sizes

Ask Nancy: Yarn Sizes

Posted by Nancy on Sep 10th 2020

We got lots of detailed questions about how yarn sizes work after our Can you knit with weaving yarn? blog post. Nancy took the time to write up her explanation of yarn sizes that she includes in … read more
Can you knit with weaving yarn?

Can you knit with weaving yarn?

Posted by Emily on Aug 27th 2020

A lot of the yarn we carry is made specifically with weavers in mind, or is marketed towards a weaving audience. We've been getting quite a few questions about our weaving yarns along the lines of "Wh … read more
Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Posted by Emily on Jul 30th 2020

Here in Kentucky, it's hot. It currently feels like 95 with the heat index and the last thing we want to think about is Christmas. But, as crafters, we need to accept that handmade goods take time. If … read more