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My name is Stacey Budge-Kamison, the fiberista behind UrbanGypZ Artisan Yarn in Asheville, NC.

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January 2nd, 2013

Wordless Wednesday: Thus begins my sweater series.

September 18th, 2011

Progress on Weekend WIP #2

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The Trinity Stitch Jacket in Mirasol Akapana in the 1303 cacao. Truth be told, I had delusions of clearing my wicker chest of knitting projects in my weekend WIP buster. But alas it only yielded one completed sweater and significant progress on the second sweater. But progress is progress.

I will [...]

September 16th, 2011

Hello Autumn, Good Bye UFOs

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Not A Drop Stole in UrbanGypZ Econo Sock in Kiss The Sky

Okay, I am posting this with a little trepidation.

This morning the mercury hit a low of 52degrees, and I reached to my top shelf for a sweater for the first time since April. As I pulled it on, I [...]

January 17th, 2011

I have a confession, Ya’ll

I am a big yarn snob. Straight up, I want luxury fibers, super soft, lots of squish. I don’t care if it will pill in 2 months of wear, I want soft. Merino, alpaca, silk, ooOoOoooOo cashmere. And I have become pretty selective about the base yarns I have been carrying under the UrbanGypZ [...]

August 4th, 2009

Anticipation

You would think I was crazy. August, outside, and a lap full of wool. I want to wear this sweater this fall when the first cold snap hits th mountains. I think it is definitely possible.