BECOMING A FIBER FANATIC?!
A non-exclusive collection of fiber arts links and info
Basic Knitting Supplies for Beginners, Tastefully Eclectic
Top 10 Knitting Tips, Wool & the Gang
Sock Heel Patterns Glossary, Curls and Q
Very Pink Knits YouTube
Susan B Anderson YouTube
Tin Can Knits, The Simple Collection
Ravelry* for access to myriad free knitting patterns, groups, and networks
Rebecca Danger’s The Big Book of Knitted Monsters: Mischievous, Lovable Toys (Recommended to learn new techniques quickly)
Melissa Leapman’s Continuous Cables, An Exploration of Knitted Cabled Knots, Rings, Swirls, and Curlicues
HISTORICAL & IN The News!
Center for Knit and Crochet, CKC is creating an online museum, study center, and social networking environment to serve our community and the general public. The CKC exists entirely online.
A History of Hand Knitting by Richard Rutt
No Idle Hands: The Social History of American Knitting by Anne L. Macdonald
Knitting is Coding and Yarn is Programmable in This Physics Lab, New York Times, May 17, 2019
Wisconsin Boy is Hooked on Crocheting and Giving Back, NPR, Feb. 5, 2019
The Knitting Community is Reckoning with Racism, Vox, Feb. 25, 2019
FIBER ARTS Organizations & businesses
Join Ravelry* for access to myriad free knitting patterns, groups, and network
Bluffwood Landing Farm, Monticello, Wisc Owner: LindaDee Derrickson. Gotland and Shetland sheep, organic, naturally-dyed, handspun yarn. Roving. Fiber Arts Lessons.
Standard Yarn Weight System, Craft Yarn Council
How to Calculate Yarn Length from Weight, Shiny Happy World
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