Oh Baby!

What do you think of when you think of Spring? Color, new life and a time of renewal all come to mind for me! Cotton Clouds brings you a burst of color and new projects for the little ones in your life, perfect gifts for upcoming baby showers, first birthdays, and other fun events on your…

Organic Cotton for Baby

Introducing 100% Organic Cotton Baby Kits from Appalachian Baby Designs Appalachian Baby Design takes a distinctive American approach to handmade baby gifts. They provide the designs, yarns and gift packaging for the discerning knitter and crocheter to create an heirloom gift, using the finest natural fibers and accessories. These kits are tributes to the quality,…

Challenge Yourself!

Does February feel slower to you? We’re not running around for the holiday season anymore and depending on the weather in your area you might be experiencing a touch of cabin fever, having to stay inside to avoid the bitter cold and snow. What can you do to keep those creative juices flowing? We’ll turn…

Baby Love!

Every baby loves to be swaddled in an all-natural blanket made just for them! Parents love these baby blankets because they are easy to launder and will last a lifetime! This one is sure to become the beloved “blankie”. Grandparents, aunts, uncles, babysitters, and friends love to weave them knowing that their labor of love…

We’ve Made Summer Cotton Spinning Easier with Free Shipping!

As summer temperatures continue to climb, we’re happy to be surrounded by soft, cool clouds of cotton fiber. Cotton really is a dream to spin and knit in the summer months, and the finished yarn is perfect for everything from a woven set of placemats to a lightweight knit sweater. With a few days left…

Meet the ZOOM Loom!

The ZOOM Loom is a small pin loom that can go anywhere, and make almost anything! Its tiny size (it’s just 4″ x 4″!) means that it can easily fit into a bag for weaving on the go, and the blocks you’ll weave are great modular starting points for a myriad of projects. This little loom…

Dreamin’ of Weavin’? Get Inspired!

Rigid heddle weaving has been gaining in popularity recently, and we couldn’t be more excited! The rigid-heddle loom is a great entry point into the world of weaving. These little looms are portable, relatively inexpensive, and offer you the flexibility of being able to try out a large amount of weaving projects and techniques without the investment…

What’s So Great About 8/2 Cotton?

Spring is finally here! Though the weather may not have gotten the message in certain areas, it’s time to start thinking of BBQs, backyard parties, and warmer weather. And of course, what goes better with an evening on the patio then some gorgeous handwoven napkins? For projects like these, we recommend 8/2 Aurora Earth: A Weaver’s…

Join our Kit-of-the-Month Clubs

What a great way to start the new year!   Make a commitment to keep your loom warped all year long by joining one (or more for the ambitious) of our Kit-of-the-Month Clubs! Plus you’ll receive FREE SHIPPING on each kit shipped!  That’s a huge savings! Weave dozens of towels, table runners, scarves, household items…

EZ Dye Cotton: A revolution in dyeing!

We welcome our guest blogger, Kathy Hattori of Botanical Colors The art of dyeing cotton with natural dyes using traditional methods is labor intensive as the fiber undergoes several steps including scouring, then mordanting and finally the application of the natural dye. Indeed, the complexities of cotton dyeing sometimes seem overwhelming to the new natural…