Zen Yarn Garden & a Quick Cowl!

One of our most popular yarns is the custom-dyed “Tahoe” colorway by Zen Yarn Gardens. This gorgeous yarn is unique to The Knitting Nest, and makes a fabulous gift or keepsake. We love this quick, go-to cowl pattern to show off the vibrant colors (and it knits up so quickly, there’s still time to makeContinue reading “Zen Yarn Garden & a Quick Cowl!”

Beautiful Yarn by Malabrigo

Have you had a chance to work with the gorgeous colors and fibers of Malabrigo? This family-owned company, located in Uruguay, features hand-dyed yarns of incredible softness and wonderful, rich color variations. Here are just a few of our favorites: Fun fact: the name “malabrigo” roughly translates to “bad shelter.” This is from the MalabrigoContinue reading “Beautiful Yarn by Malabrigo”

Introducing Malabrigo!

Each year, we’re on the lookout for new and exciting yarns and patterns to feature. This spring, we’re delighted to announce the arrival of some gorgeous yarns and patterns by one of our new favorite companies, Malabrigo!     We love this unique cowl design using Rasta yarn:   There are many other wonderful patternsContinue reading “Introducing Malabrigo!”