Aunt Lydia’s Metallic 10 goes to a wedding

This series of posts has been about Aunt Lydia Classic 10 crochet thread. Red Heart also makes Aunt Lydia’s Metallic 10 crochet thread that comes in 5 colors: white with a pearl metallic thread, white with a silver thread, silver with a silver strand, natural with a gold metallic strand,…

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Aunt Lydia’s lace knitting secret

I don’t mean to be disrespectful, but Aunt Lydia is a bit of a blockhead. I suppose I am, too. It’s not that we’re dense, it’s just that we share a secret about how great blocking is. So, if there are gearheads and radioheads, she and I are blockheads. I…

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3 differences between knitting yarn and crochet thread

In my last post, I introduced you to Aunt Lydia’s Classic 10 crochet thread, and talked about how knitting with crochet thread can be great bang for your knitting buck. In this post, I’ll outline 3 major differences between knitting yarn and crochet thread. 1. Smoothness Knitters are used to…

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