A few nice knitting yarn images I found:
mm, yarn purchasing
Image by halcyonday
Left to Right: Preschool Merino/Nylon sock yarn from the lovely Yarnchef (which came with a beautiful stitchmarker that you can see on the label and a recipe card for minestrone), 200 yards of lace weight pure wool from Shunklies, who is based in the UK and Snapdragon 100% Merino sock yarn and the lovely retro-style pinup girls sock bag from White Willow (plus, my current wip sock)
Plans to redevelop former Nelson Knitting Co. take shape
ROCKFORD — The shop floor of the long-defunct Nelson Knitting Co., where factory workers assembled thousands of the firm’s trademark red heel socks, is buckled and ruined. The overhead pulley system that delivered yarn to the work stations and the electric generators that powered rows of sewing machines are idle.
Read more on Rockford Register Star
Graffiti, Philosophy, and Yarn: Club Finds Knit(che) on Campus
Move over grannies—or anyone who thought that grannies had a monopoly on knitting—Ally Bernstein A’13 and Betsy Sallee ’13are reclaiming the craft for college kids with a new yarn bombing club, Creating Order Out of Chaos.
Read more on The Wesleyan Argus
A few knitting yarn products I can recommend:
Volume one of the world’s first three volume book of poems, prayers and songs devoted to knitting and crochet.
Discover the Secret That Will Have You Knitting Brilliant, Timeless Designs in No Time At All !