Colors for a Cause

Its time to put some love out into the world, and so we give you our Colors for a Cause: * Somebunny Loves U, a colorway for Girl Power 2 Cure, an organization striving to empower and support families affected by Rett Syndrome; to educate and enrich the lives of those with Rett Syndrome as well as those who teach …

Summertime!

Summertime! Here in Florida, its hot as hot can be right now. Who wants to knit or crochet? We do!!! On our needles is a summer tank in a cotton/silk blend –perfect for summer wear. Its bright and light in a fun tangerine color. Although wool is breathable, it still sounds hot, doesn’t it? It really depends on how its …

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Breonna Taylor Scholarship Fundraiser

UPDATE: Great news, Fat Bunny Friends! When we started down this path, with our 6 little hanks of yarn, we had no idea how generous you would be! We sold all 6 within the day. We dyed 6 more and they all sold, too. Plenty of those that bought yarn also donated lots of additional money. And some of you, …

Casapinka Free pattern with purchase! Hug Shot Shawl

Another beautiful shawl is coming from Casapinka: The Hug Shot Shawl!  For a limited time, June 5-7, the pattern is FREE with purchase of two hanks of yarn from hand dyers and local yarn shops.  So exciting! The Hug Shot is a companion shawl to Casapinka’s Breathe and Hope shawl.  Its a little simpler, easier, but still with that classic …

Beautiful Beads Made Easy for Knitting and Crochet!

  I’ve recently discovered the thrill of adding beads to my knitting projects. They can provide just the right elegant, sparkly accent to a fancy stitch or spice up a plain one. And thanks to some very smart friends, I’ve learned a lot about making them easy to add to your work. Check out how perfectly this “oil stain” bead …

Hoppin’ to Polk County for Yarnapalooza!

This weekend is going to be one of the yarniest weekends ever! Yarn Lounge (yarnloungeco.com) comes to Lakeland, FL on Saturday, March 7th from 2-6 at Yard on Main. Four Purls Yarn Shop has their 10 year anniversary party all weekend long. Check their website (fourpurls.com) for the details on all 3 days of fun! Fat Bunny Yarn will be …

Rett Syndrome Fundraiser

A few years ago, I met a young woman named Joy at a craft event. We shared pictures of our girls over mandalas and sugar skull sketches. Mine was a senior in high school and hers just a baby. The next day I got a Facebook friend request from her. I accepted and have had a backseat to a journey …

Welcome to Fat Bunny Yarn!

We are so glad you are here.  Let’s get cozy. The yarn is where it started.  I got some great yarn and I only bought 1 hank.  It was gorgeous…all pink and orange and soft.  What was I thinking? Discontinued…what??? How would I find this colorway? So, I started dyeing.  My first colors were using natural dyes…onion skins and avocado …