Interweave Crochet Spring 2017

Welcome spring with eighteen fun crochet projects in Interweave Crochet’s Spring 2017 issue. The Spring Blooms story is inspired by the poppy flower; five fantastic projects explore a range of techniques for creating this radiant red bloom. Urban crocheters will love Spring in the City, which features seven projects in Tunisian, filet, and lace. Contemporary Cardigans […]

#K12tog March – Fidra

We’re having a blast knitting along together! If you haven’t joined our Knit 12 Together Knit-A-Long, you totally should in March. Our project is Gudrun Johnston’s quick and adorable Fidra hat, a fast knit in Brooklyn Tweed Quarry. Twisted is thrilled to now stock the full line and color range of Brooklyn Tweed yarns, and […]

Black Sheep Looms

Woven wall-hangings seem to be everywhere right now. And as it turns out, they are a great way to bust through some of that stash. What stash? I know. Me, too. Let’s not speak of it. However, should you stumble upon partial skeins of yarn, or have those single skeins you just don’t know what […]

Quince & Co’s new book: Top Down

People occasionally ask me if I get tired of yarn because I own a yarn shop. The answer, of course, is no! But I do have to admit that I can take it for granted. The yarns start to fall into recognizable categories with set properties; the patterns start to seem more similar than exciting […]

New Indie Dyer: Republic of Wool

All of the Twistedistas are absolutely in love with the newest yarn to arrive at Twisted. Twist Fingering from Portland, Oregon dyer Republic of Wool is perfect for your next fingering weight project. Fun, vibrant colors on a squishy and soft 2-ply blend of superwash merino and nylon, make it ideal for sweaters, socks and […]

New Local Indie Dyer: Lilliput Yarn

Lilliput Yarn is a small, indie dyer based right here in Portland, Oregon, and we couldn’t be more excited to have this beautiful canine themed yarn at Twisted! Simple Sock is an ideal blend of Superwash Merino and Nylon, making it perfect for socks. Each skein is a generous 400 yards, and it’s springy 2-ply […]

New Yarn – Madelinetosh Home

The newest yarn at Twisted is Madelinetosh Home. This 100% superwash merino wool is bulky weight, with a generous 110 yards per skein. Each incredibly soft, squishy skein is hand dyed in small dye lots and is machine washable, making it perfect for hats and other accessory projects. Check out some of the gorgeous color options […]

Twisted Finishing Services

You’ve asked, and we’ve delivered. Twisted is now offering finishing services for your handknits, just in time for the holidays! Got too much on your plate? Let the Twisted Elves help you get your handmade gifts ready. Whether it’s a sweater that needs seaming, a vest that needs buttons, or there are just too many […]