Skip Navigation

Click for Lion Brand Yarn Home Page
separator
Our Yarns
The LB Collection
Martha Stewart Crafts
Request Free Catalog
Our Yarns
Yarn by Weight
separator
New Catalog
separator
Shop
separator
  • free patterns
  • special sales
  • new items
  • 15% off coupon
    US orders only
    view past newsletters   Click to view newsletters and subscription choice
separator
Free Catalog
separator
Patterns
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Studio
     Retail Store, New York, NY
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Shop
     Retail Store, Colonie, NY
separator
Lion Brand Outlet
     Retail Store, Carlstadt, NJ
separator
Find a Store
post code:
country:
within:
more options   Click for more store-locator options
separator
Home : Community : Customer Gallery : A Passion for Knitting
 

Customer Projects - Get Inspired

Would you like to share a project that you have made from our yarns or our patterns?   Hundreds of thousands of people who care about your favorite craft will see your work.  Any submissions, particularly original ones are welcome, as long as the project was made from Lion Brand Yarn. 

Click here to post it!

 
  Search:  
spacer
 
A Passion for Knitting
Created By: R Ruth



A Passion for Knitting

I never new my sister was a great knitter, till after she died, then my younger sister Carol came down and I found out she learned how to knit from Mary my deceased sister.



My passion came from seeing the knitting shows and how it always fasinated me on how to knit yarn into a great purse, wash cloth and shawls, and clothes.



I was determined to learn this fasicinating project and just sat down got a book, and began knitting until it looked like I thought it should look as far as stitches guage.



I knitted a beautiful eyelash purse and stitched it to an old handle, and I just love it. I replaced my old purse with the new one and off to church we went, boy was I surprised everyone loved the purse and wanted it.

Was I surprised I didn't think it looked that great until another one of my friends a knitter, spotted it and raved and raved about my purse, I could have sold it right away.



I now knit for profit and cannot wait to start another item to wear or carry. I love new things and love to show them off.



We will be selling our items at the Market Place soon and I know I will sell them all, especially to those who love knitted purses and hand made itesm.]



What a treasure being able to knit and see the results almost immediately.



Ruth Smith



 
separator separator
Bookmark This!  separator
Sign up for our Newsletter  
separator Share This!  separator About Us separator Contact Us separator
  Font Size:   
Click to view page with standard font Click to view page with larger font Click to view page with largest font