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

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March 28th, 2013

Knitting in Retrograde and Anti-Patterns

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 So, you may or may not have noticed that I often write what I call anti-patterns. They are mostly theories as opposed to hard fast instructions for making a hat/shawl/scarf. And I am sure it drives some knitter nuts. Most knitters want exact directions to make an exat piece of knitwear [...]

March 27th, 2013

Wordless Wednesday: Ready for Labels

March 25th, 2013

Sneak Peek from Studio Q

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March 6th, 2013

Wordless Wednesday: Test Dyes

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February 15th, 2013

Friday Five: Chunky Love

Joe Bates, Sid Bryan, and Cozette McCreery's knitwear brand SIBLING Photo by Christopher Dadey

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/sibling-london-fashion-week-2013-2013-1?op=1#ixzz2KyngkB4V

Joe Bates, Sid Bryan, and Cozette McCreery’s knitwear brand SIBLING Photo by Christopher DadeyRead more: http://www.businessinsider.com/sibling-london-fashion-week-2013-2013-1?op=1#ixzz2KyngkB4V

 

There is something seductive about thick chunky yarns. All that wooly texture big enough to see without your reading glasses. Macro knits that work up so fast. Who doesn’t love some good ole’ instant gratification knitting. [...]