Author Archives: Laurie Carter

Second Year Anniversary and Big Changes!

Our second year anniversary in July is going to coincide with our exciting move to 204 E. Main Street, Silverton!  Everyone who has been in Apples to Oranges knows that we have a LOT of yarn in a very small space….now we’ll be able to have a lot of yarn and display it properly. So […]

October Update

I’m sitting on my couch with a box of kleenex, a cup of coffee, a warm fire, my knitting and a laptop. We’re still loading information into our website, and not even half way there! It could be  slow and tedious, something like this sweater I’m knitting using Classy worsted from Dream in Color (one of my […]

Whitsunday Reflections

What does one do when on a small sailboat in the Whitsunday Islands of Australia? Why, knit a hat with Whitsunday yarns from the Queensland Collection, of course. And then, because the wind is chilly in September, wear your hat while knitting a scarf with Araucania Huasco yarn, using the ever popular Hitchhiker pattern by […]

September Song

Why do we knit? Autumn is upon us, dark nights and chilly mornings will be here soon.  This shawl reminds me of summer with its beautiful yellow silk winding through the soft  rows of Malabrigo and Mountain Colors. I love filling my hands with these luxurious fabrics and rich colors, while the weight of the […]