Why Knot Blog

A new online home for Why knot Fibers

A new online home for Why knot Fibers

One of the things we try very hard to ensure in our show booth is that it is a visual delight, easy to find the yarn you are searching for, and...
It's Still Wool Weather

It's Still Wool Weather

In the past couple of weeks it’s felt like Michigan just cannot pick a lane, weather-wise. We’ve had more than a couple glorious, sunny and warm ...
A blank canvas...

A blank canvas...

I see the sun shining on the snow, and I’m struck with how fast we have come to this point: A new year.  Somehow, it seems to wipe clean all the ...
Knit-a-day - and snow. ALL the snow.

Knit-a-day - and snow. ALL the snow.

Well, winter finally came to the Northwest Lower Peninsula here in Michigan, and it had a good chuckled too.  We went from balmy 60s temperatures...
Spiced Cider First Reminder

Spiced Cider First Reminder

Time is almost up to order this limited colorway! There's only a week left! One week from today, we will stop taking orders for our limited-run c...
A fall special!

A fall special!

Happy Fall! This time of year seems so fleeting, yet somehow we’ve packed a lot of life in already. We continue to grow our business, work our de...
The Dog Days of Summer...and yarn

The Dog Days of Summer...and yarn

It is the dog days of summer here in Michigan. We’ve been blessed with a hotter and drier summer than normal this year, which is great for the to...
On the road again...

On the road again...

Here we are again packing up the trailer in (at least) 85-degree heat and what feels like 90% humidity.  Why do we do this?  Because we love this...
Reminder!!! Wine & Wool tomorrow!!

Reminder!!! Wine & Wool tomorrow!!

Wine + Wool = Yes, Please!! Here's your reminder to get over to Sandhill Crane Vineyard TOMORROW for their fabulous July Wine & Wool Festival ...
Custom-Dyed Orders

Custom-Dyed Orders

Dyed-to-order, just for YOU! Need 3, 5, 12 skeins that match? No problem. Acorn  Blue Jean Baby Antique Violet   We know the frustra...
Oops! Ohhh, look at that…not so oops after all….

Oops! Ohhh, look at that…not so oops after all….

If you’ve been on our Etsy shop lately, you may have noticed a new category called “Oops-ertunity.”  This the same quality of yarn (the same ...
Welcome to our Newsletter.

Welcome to our Newsletter.

We are thrilled to have you aboard.  We can't promise we'll be in touch every month...but we'll definitely be in touch whenever something exciting ...