Getting ready to spin! by guest blogger, Connie Peterson

Are you ready for Spinzilla? Spinzilla is a global event where teams and individuals compete in a friendly challenge to see who can spin the most yarn in a week!  To learn more about how the event works, visit SPINZILLA!  Our Cotton Clouds team is full, but there are still some openings on other teams you can…

Join a Kit-Of-The-Month Club

Kit-of-the-Month Clubs Why Join Our Kit-of-the-Month Clubs? Cotton Clouds specializes in over a 1000 kits for weaving, knitting and crochet!  We’ve organized many of them into  20 Kit Clubs to make online ordering so much easier. What better way to stay motivated in creating your favorite projects than to join one of these clubs. Each kit contains just…

Red BUGS!!!

Did you know that you can get a beautiful natural dyed RED from bugs?Cochineal (Dactylopius coccus) grows on cacti of the Opuntia family (prickly pear cactus) and is native to tropical and subtropical South America and Mexico. Recently, I sponsored a Cochineal Dye Workshop at Meridian Jacobs Farm with owner, Robin Lynde. Rocio Mena Guitterez (our gal from The Natural Dye Project:…