A recent trending questions asks: What are the different types of yarn? I will start out by borrowing words from one of Perfectly Knotty's regulars and occasional shop helper Susan, "There are so many types of yarn that I can not give a short answer answer. Yarn comes in a wide variety of … [Read more...] about What are the different types of yarn?
What is a good quality yarn? This sort of feels like a trick question sometimes. I will NOT give you a list of brand names, or suggest you limit yourselves to one specific fiber type. There is a huge vast world of yarn out there now. So much more than when I was beginning to stitch at the age of … [Read more...] about What is a good quality yarn?
Well, the sad thing is that due to covid-19, no, right now Perfectly Knotty is not offering in-person knitting or crochet lessons or classes, or in-person get togethers. The regulations for businesses for limited capacity, distancing and masks just make that too difficult right now. We tried a … [Read more...] about Does Perfectly Knotty teach knitting and crochet or have get togethers?
A recent trending question asks "What kind of yarn should I use to crochet?" Choosing the right yarn to crochet with begins with the end in mind. What are you planning to make? And how is that item going to live out it's life? A sweater for baby suggests a different yarn than a sweater for … [Read more...] about What kind of yarn to use for crochet?
I've been getting questions about how you can support Perfectly Knotty during this Corona Virus Shutdown Thank you to everyone that has reached out to me over the last few weeks. Checking in. Bringing encouragement. Sharing stories. Even though Perfectly Knotty is NOT open to the public at … [Read more...] about How You Can Support Perfectly Knotty During the Covid-19 Shutdown
In this tutorial I'll show you how to find the right pattern on Ravelty for the yarn you already have. Have you ever had a pretty pile of yarn, maybe 3-4 skeins, or even just 1-2, and wondered how to figure out what you could even do with it? Maybe you want to know how to find the right project … [Read more...] about Find Patterns on Ravelry