Fiberista.Club is celebrating its launch throughout the month of December. In addition to discounts of 25% or more on our subscriptions, we're also conducting yarn giveaways featuring our favorite brands and independent dyers.
Three skeins of Madelintosh, Tosh Merino Light, in your choice of color palette (warm or cool). We'll also include a pair of US 4 circular knitting needles from Signature Needle Arts. They're purple. Score. These will pair perfectly with your 1,260 yards of super-soft-superwash merino fun.
To go along with your pretty string and slick metal sticks, our yarn giveaway also includes an exclusive shawl pattern only available to Fiberista.Club members. You'll be the first to get your hands on it. Your friends are already jealous.
Oh, and there's a Fiberista.Club tote, too. Use it to carry around your stash. Or let your cat take a nap inside.
Good luck everyone!
Socks are a great knitting project year round. Whether you knit them using the magic loop method, or are a master of double pointed needles, they can easily travel with you anywhere you go, are perfect projects for the warmer weather during summer months, and are usually quick to finish. They also make great gifts - who doesn't love a pair of handknitted socks?!
This month our sock club feature was Glitter Sock from Zen Yarn Garden. A wonderful blend of superwash merino, cashmere, nylon, and just a pinch of sparkle makes for a luxurious and fun knit.
Sock Club members received one of the thirteen colors featured in our Yarn Club palette for August:
Knitting and crochet offer us the opportunity to connect to productivity as well as tap into our creativity. A slow, consistent building of loops gives us a finished product that takes time to make. This puts us in a unique position to plan ahead for the seasons - for example, in order to be able to wear something for the inevitable cooler weather that the Fall will usher in as the year turns into September, we often have to start contemplating what we'll want to add to our wardrobes beginning in August.
With this need in mind, we officially launched into our first set of Fall-inspired shipments for our August yarn club. This month, we thought it would be a great treat to start the season with one of the most soft and versatile yarn bases we could find, and featured Zen Yarn Garden's fabulous Serenity 20 (fingering weight) and Serenity Worsted (worsted weight) yarns, which feature a blend of 70% Superwash Merino, 20% Cashmere, and 10% Nylon.