Colorful Yarn Stories at CHA

February 01, 2012

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I attended the Winter Craft & Hobby Show yesterday to do a couple of book signings for Locking Loops, and look at the latest offerings in crafts and supplies. I was most excited about the yarn and some new fibers I found for locker hooking. I’m looking forward to trying a new super-bulky bouclé from Lion Brand called Silky Twist. I’ll report on my results in a follow-on post. Below are some colorful and textural inspirations.

Colorful Quilt at Lion Brand Yarn Booth
Colorful Quilt at Lion Brand Yarn Booth
Large Bowl Made out of Lion Brand Yarns
Large Bowl Made out of Lion Brand Yarns in 4 Parts

The Lion Brand Yarn booth also had some great costumes on display including this felted leaves design in ivory.

Felted Leaves Costume in Lion Brand Yarn
Felted Leaves Costume in Lion Brand Yarn

The Lion Brand Yarn booth had beautiful displays including walls of yarn like the one below.

Lion Brand Yarn Wall at CHA
Lion Brand Yarn Wall at CHA

Super yarn cozy for a tree at the Caron Yarn and Bernat booths.

Cozy for a Tree in front of the Bernat Booth
Cozy for a Tree in front of the Bernat Booth

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