SWAK Blog

Behind the Scenes

A behind-the-scenes look at what really happens at the yarn shop, or at least our yarn shop. We're not your average yarn shop, after all! ...
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Misha & Puff

Discover the story behind this exciting new yarn at the wooly heart of the clothing brand Misha & Puff. ...

The Wool Mill

A visit to the Tops Fray Marcos wool mill, Uruguay's largest plant for processing and combing wool. ...

Ornamentation

A closer look at pompoms and tassels with how-to videos, nifty tools, and more! ...

The Wacky World of Needle Sizing

A look at knitting needle sizing, and the history behind these various systems. You may want to sit down for this one...it's pretty wild! ...