Everyone was hungry during the worldwide Great Depression of the 1930ís. In Sweden, however, a woman named Emma Jacobsson decided to do something about it. The result is knitting history.
Stranded knitting is a special technique that results in beautiful colorwork. This article discusses some how-tos to keep in mind.
Manos del Uruguay Yarn
A Fair Trade certified country, Manos del Uruguay helps women in rural areas support themselves and their families. Oh, and the company also produces gorgeous yarns.
A Few Good Reasons to Knit Socks
Why would anyone knit an item that costs only a few dollars at Target? Well, knitters have good reasons!
Like Linus, children all over the United States depend on their 'blankies' for comfort when ill or enduring trauma. Project Linus is a charity that provides these blankets.
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