Blogs & Resources

Fiber/Textile Craft: Blogs & Resources
A list of links to maker blogs, craft groups, and shops; click through to be inspired!  Most sites include great resources and links to other great blogs.  You should also be able to find free patterns, how-tos, patterns for sale, and more…
= Local/Kansas-based

Central Kansas Knitters’ Guild
For meeting times, club info, events, and more, check out their site.
centralksknittersguild.com

Craft Sanity
A blog and podcast for those who love everything handmade.
craftsanity.com

Fluffy Fibers
A French blog and video podcast in English (you can also find the older audio podcasts on iTunes.)
fluffyfibers.com

Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing
Sewing with a retro influence.
blogforbettersewing.com

Jackie Clark Designs
Kansas-crafted patterns available for purchase
jackieclarkdesigns.etsy.com


Needle Nook Fabrics
Locally owned fabric shop in Wichita, specializing in knits, lace, and lingerie.  Definitely worth a visit!
ndlnookfab.blogspot.com

Oh Yarn It!
McPherson-based knitter and fiber enthusiast, with a group that meets for Thursday night stitching at Craft Coffee Parlor.

one sheepish girl
Knitting, crochet, embroidery, and all manner of needle craft.  A truly lovely blog.
onesheepishgirl.blogspot.com

Purl Soho
A beautiful online shop with many free projects and patterns.
purlsoho.com

Ravelry
The ultimate yarn craft website and resource catalog.
ravelry.com