Lana Grossa

13 May 19
The Crafty Therapist

A list of available recycled yarns and where to buy them.

27 Apr 19

ELEONORA During my very first sewing lessons, my old teacher used to say something I would have heard repeated times through the years: “grainline must be parallel to selvage!” But…I didn’t do it for the Lois, and I paid the costs. I fell in love with the Lois Dress by Tessuti Fabrics at first sight. […]

09 Apr 19
Banana Moon Studio

This glorious crochet scarf pattern is now available free right here on my blog! I’m calling this “Stratford Scarf.” It is a plaid scarf crocheted in strips that are joined together as you go. It’s maybe a little complex to grasp the joining technique if you haven’t done it before, but once you understand how […]

27 Mar 19

Last week’s blog alluded to a potential KAL featuring Shellie Anderson’s new pattern Linea.  It’s definitely happening, and our official cast-on day will be Saturday April 27 at 1pm!  If you’d like to join us from afar, please check out our Ravelry group to tune in, post progress and weigh in on your own Linea […]

23 Mar 19
Italian Language by Robert Youngblood

An edited and accessible (formatted, numbered, searchable) edition of Matthias Buchmheier’s FREQUENCY LISTING OF ITALIAN WORD-FORMS (  This list can be used under the terms of the cc-by-sa, GFDL, or LGPL licenses.) Edited by Robert B. Youngblood Matthias Buchmeier’s listing is an electronic transfer based on 5,765,191 Italian words of sub-titled dialog of international feature […]

22 Mar 19
Qui, Ora.

Siamo una famigliola nella media, secondo l’istat. Tre figli, chi più disponibile in famiglia, chi meno. Come dice il proverbio: tante teste, tanti modi di pensare. Mamma e papà persone normali, anche se difficilmente catalogabile la normalità. Educazione inculcataci fin da giovani, senza forzature e sopraffazioni: “L’ho detto io, sono tuo padre/madre, e questo basta […]

13 Mar 19
Market Research

Mohair Yarns Market report outlines the evolution of Mohair Yarns industry by type and applications and identifies and assesses the best performing vendors in the market to 2025. This report also presents the revenue opportunities in the Mohair Yarns market through to 2024, highlighting the market size and growth by technology, geography, and sector and […]

09 Mar 19

WIPs Choatic Ice  Improvised Shawl with Hespa Yarn from Iceland Lace Weight – Different Colours Needles: 4 mm – US 6   Regnbåge-Socks  – Vanilla Socks  Yarn: Sockblank by Limmo Design – Regnbåge Glitter – 400m/100g, 75% merino, 20% nylon, 5% stellina.   Zweig by Caitlin Hunter  – #sternstundenkal hosted by _@trochilidae_ Yarn: Manduzana Sock: Pacific […]

08 Mar 19
Knitting Guild of the Desert - Promoting the craft of Knitting

The March meeting was our annual Fashion Show. The theme for the Fashion Show was ‘It’s a French thing’. The following items were shown at the fashion show: Knitter: Val Anderson Pattern: Starting Point by Joji Locatelli Yarn: Hedgehog FibresNotes: Val designed a matching tassel bracelet.See her pattern modifications. Knitter: Val Anderson Pattern: Entrechat Shrug […]

28 Feb 19
Susan is Knitting....

From what I’m hearing from the weather people it’s not spring yet and may not be even after the first day of spring officially gets here. How can that be? Now, I remember hearing some silly talk of this winter being warmer and wetter than usual. Has anyone experienced that in the upper US? They […]

10 Feb 19

Shownotes Episode 11 Click here for watching! FOs: Arboreal – Design by Jennifer Steingass Yarn: Einrum – E+2, Colorways: 1002 (Light Grey) + 1014 (Dark Blue)   WIPs Choatic Ice Improvised Shawl with Hespa Yarn from Iceland Lace Weight – Different Colours Needles: 4 mm – US 6   Regnbåge-Socks Vanilla Socks Yarn: […]

07 Feb 19
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  Mohair Yarns Industry Overview The Mohair Yarns report consists of associate analysis of the Mohair Yarns market size for worth in Million USD and volume in parts. The Mohair Yarns research report estimate and validate the market size of Mohair Yarns market, different totally different dependent Mohair Yarns sub-markets within the overall Mohair Yarns trade by victimization top-down and bottom-up […]