Yarn magazine began via a group of knitters at a pub in Adelaide, SA. As Barbara Coddington, the original editor said, “As knitters and crafters we like to have a yarn as much as we like to play with the stuff, so making a magazine that is smart and fun to read and explore throughout – not just in the patterns section – was essential. We think of it as ‘craft journalism’, rather than simply pretty things to make (although that is important too).”
Yarn is filled with many different techniques of playing with yarns and fibres, as well as instructional, inspirational and just plain fun articles.
You will find knitting, crochet, felting, spinning, weaving, travel, and so much more in this magazine.
Having begun in Adelaide, Yarn is still an Australian magazine, created here in Australia, and read worldwide.
For more information on contents of this issue click on “Description” below.
Published December 2009, this wonderful magazine is published each March, June, September and December.
In this issue we take a look at plant and regenerated cellulose fibres; Sock Summit; Yarn 4 Kids (shows you how to make “tools of the trade”); plus more.
Summer Spindling with regenerated cellulose fibres by Michelle Snowdon
Seamless Fair Isle (Part 2 of the seamless series, with a look at Fair Isle & Intarsia, and methods to avoid the colour jog between rounds) by Jennie Pakula
Magic Cast on for Toe up socks (or handbags)by Judy Becker
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