Afghans for Build-a-Bed Charity Drive

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Knitters and Crocheters, we’ve got BIG NEWS!  Stitch and Unwind is teaming with Warm Up America! and Build-a-Bed for another exciting charity drive.  If you participate, you’ll be entered to win a fabulous prize, too.   The students at Morehead State University build and distribute beds to children in Eastern Kentucky for their yearly Build-A-Bed […]

STITCHES West: The Ultimate Fiber Experience

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Have you been wanting to up your skills as a knitter or crocheter? If you’d like to find classes and have the opportunity to build relationships with fellow yarn lovers, you should attend one of the Knitting Universe events being held this year.  STITCHES is sponsored by XRX, publishers of Knitter’s Magazine. STITCHES is a […]

Comfort with Crochet Prayer Shawls

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If you’ve ever had someone in your life going through a rough time, whether a personal loss or an illness, I can bet you’ve sat and wondered what you could do to help bring them some comfort.  The solution for those of us handy with the hook and yarn is to make a crochet prayer shawl. The process […]

The Health Benefits of Knitting and Crochet

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When you are stressed, has the overwhelming urge to run and grab your current knitting or crochet projects ever been so strong that you could no longer resist? Good news!  You are tending to your health when this happens by increasing your ability to remember things, dialing in your focus and lowering your heart rate. It […]