Category Archives: Fashion

International Fairy Day is June 24th

I’ve been busy making yarns for my next show, The Knit and Crochet Show, but had to stop and post when I saw that this Friday is “International Fairy Day”.  What else would you expect from Fairy Yarnmother……..

They have lots of interesting pages to look at, the latest fairy fashions, recipes, instructions to make wings and hair adornments, etc.  Here’s the official website,


Spring 2011 Fashion show for TNNA

Here’s the Spring/Summer 2011 Fashion Show 1-4 from the TNNA Yarn Group.   Every year they put together the highlights from each set of designers.  I love looking at all of the new knits coming down the runway.  There’s 28 parts to the show, I’ll add another video tomorrow.  Enjoy and be sure to look for the wrap designed by Chris Bylsma.

Group 1: Anzula – 1920’s dress designed by Sara Wilson

Group 2: XRX-Inc. –
A) Raspberry Mousse Pullover designed by Penny Ollman in Schulana Mosco by Skacel
B) Red Fern Jacket designed by Jean Frost made in Louet Euroflax seen in Custom Knit Jackets
B) Ribbed 1 Row Sampler designed by Barry Klein in Trendsetter Yarns Dune, Pandora and Merino 8, for Knitter’s Magazine

Group 3:
A) Claudia Handpainted Yarn – A Capella Wrap designed by Chris Bylsma in Short Sport Merino
B) Textured Yarn Company – Openwork Poncho & Retro Tote designed by Florafil Design Center in Super Soft Cotton
C) Knit Collage – Stargazer Sequin Tank Dress designed by Amy Small in Stargazer Silk & Sequin

Group 4:
Yarn Sisters/Zealana – A) Pebble Pathways Poncho designed by Merrily Parker in Zealana’s Kiwi Laceweight and B) Garland Pullover designed by Jill Wolcott in Zealana Jauri Merino
C) Fickle Knitter Designs – Tree and Arbor Wrap designed by Michelle Miller in Alpha B Yarn