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Issue 3 Pattern: Crochet Cabled Shawl

by Annelies Baes-Vicarno Annelies created this simple but gorgeous cabled shawl using only three stitches!Instagram:@annelies_baes,Ravelry: anneliesbaes YARN USED: Wool Addicts Air, 84 % merino & 16 % acrylic, 50g/125m/137yd, shade 011 Ochre, 7 balls.YARDAGE: 850m/929yds of aran weight yarn.HOOK: 6 mm / J-10FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 175 cm/69” wingspan and 112 cm/44” deep.GAUGE: 15 sts and 11/12 rows […]

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Continuing Our Giveaways

One of the benefits of buying a copy of yarnpeople, besides the amazing interviews and stunning designs within the pages, is the regular giveaways throughout the life of the ‘current’ issue. As yarnpeople is a quarterly e-zine this means there are three months of giveaways for each issue. So far we have already awarded a […]

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Charity Makers List

​We are building a resource list of makers in the yarn community who, on an on-going basis, donate a portion of their sales to charity. These can be patterns, finished objects, or even services. If you  or someone you know would like to be included, please send us the relevant information via the submission form at […]

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Brooke Addams of Fully Spun

#ad #giveaway With your copy of @yarnpeople Issue 1 | Lace, you are entered into a giveaway for each month of the issue. Some of our advertisers have given items to the giveaway. Brooke Addams the indie dyer behind @iamfullyspun is one such advertiser. She says, “I believe that the colors around us enrich our […]

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KE and N’omi: Trans People are Models Too

When Karen sent her photos, she also sent her bio and a bit about who the models were. As “I was beginning to get a handle on my health challenges, my second child, KE, began really struggling with their identity, as well as their mental health. Assigned female at birth (AFAB), they identify as non-binary, […]

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Karen Moffett

We are delighted to announce that Karen Moffett @sleepydragonworkshop has a design in Issue 1 | Lace. Karen and her child KE (who models Karen’s design for the e-zine) make finished fiber art objects and patterns inspired by fantasy, sci-fi, and nature. Several years ago Karen discovered knitting as a way to stave off the boredom […]

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Becky Sorensen

We are happy to announce that Becky Sorensen @sopranoknits also has a design in @yarnpeople Issue 1 | Lace. She learned to knit from one of her fellow opera singers as something to do during downtime. She says this about designing, “Designing came into play at a time when I was struggling with a lot […]

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Nataliya Sinelshchikova

Nataliya Sinelshchikova (@funky_knits) is a graphic designer & media artist by day and a passionate knitter and crafter the rest of the time. She moved to the Netherlands 3 years ago from Moscow and took up knitting to help her adjust to her new life and home away from a megapolis. The shawl she has […]

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Lauren Mcelroy

We are ecstatic to announce that Lauren of @motherofpurll1 will be included in Issue 1 | Lace with her Black Panther-inspired Möbius shawl design: the Warrior Wrap. Lauren is a cis-gender queer woc, a mother, a doula , a teacher, a knitter and a spinner, a farmer, all around neighborhood witchy revolutionary. We can’t wait for […]

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