Happy Fall…wait, already????

The calendar says mid-October, but here in Florida, its still summer! The Florida calendar is certainly different than most. The last day of summer in Florida is October 30th. Sometimes there’s a little chill in the air for the first day of Florida fall, October 31st. Florida fall happens pretty quick, wrapping up on Thanksgiving. Florida Winter begins the day …

Casapinka Hug Shot Shawl Combos

We didn’t make kits.  We want you to pick whatever colors you want.  So, purchase any 2 Fat Bunny Yarn Poppy and/or Fat Bunny Yarn Lucky Sock, and we will send you the coupon code for the FREE Casapinka Hug Shot Shawl pattern. Here are our favorite combinations:

Poppy

Our new base Poppy is so fun! 430 yards and 100 grams of Superwash merino/nylon to add poppin’ texture to all your summer projects. You may have seen Poppy at Four Purls Yarn Shop in Winter Haven, FL during the Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl. You may have seen Poppy on Four Purls’ Facebook and Instagram, paired with Emma’s Yarn in …

Was normal only 2 weeks ago?

Two weeks ago, I was sitting in the living room at Four Purls Yarn Shop in Winter Haven,FL chatting with customers, hanging out with my friend Caleisha, at a meet and greet for my trunk show, part of the festivities Four Purls hosted for their 10th Anniversay celebration and the Orange Blossom Yarn Crawl. It was a very good, very …

How to do a Yarn Crawl

It the most magical time of the year for yarn lovers in Florida. Spring means more than just beautiful weather, its Yarn Crawl Season! What’s a Yarn Crawl, you say? Prepare to be excited! It’s a week to 10-day local yarn shop extravaganza, featuring specials, sales, activities, indie dyer trunk shows and extended shopping hours. A group of shops participate, …

Trunk Show at Stash Tampa Saturday Nov. 9th

Trunk Show at Stash Tampa, Saturday November 9th 11am to 4 pm!! Fat Bunny Yarn brings their cozy yarns to Stash Tampa this Saturday. We will have our extra squishy Bulky, our so soft Lucky Sock, our luxurious Petal Silks and our original Lil Hop sport weight yarns. Come see the beautiful new fall and winter shades and give them …

COUPON CODE for VANYA CAL

My friend Hannah Seigmund is a crochet and knit designer and host of The Cozy Cottage Crochet podcast. She just recently released a beautiful new cowl design, Vanya cowl. She made the original with Fat Bunny Yarn Petal Silk in the “Dahlia” colorway. It is beautiful. You can see it on Ravelry here: https://ravel.me/vanya-cowl Hannah is also hosting a CAL …

Yarn…yarn…yarn

Why do we love the yarn sooooo much? Is it the Squish? That tangible need to touch and squish every skein? I’m a sucker for a big squishy hank of yarn. We make sure all our bases are super soft and extry squishy. Is it the color? I don’t ever remember getting as excited at a big box store yarn …

I could just dye…

So, I figured out a few things about my website and I took down all the yarn and I’m putting it back up in a different way. I’m really anxious to get back to dyeing having taken the summer down a few notches to spend some time on peopling and not yarning. I’ve still done some yarns things: personal knitting …

So, about my day job….

Dyeing yarn is just a small part of my life right now. It is my passion, but getting started just seems to be making more bills than money, right now. So I have this day job…I’m a quality improvement project manager for a big health insurance company. Mostly I stay in the office and write lots of reports for our …