Knitting's Newest Site

Chicks with Sticks Author Offers Knitters Resource Focused on Design and Affordability offers designer and name brand yarns, knitting & crochet notions, needles, and patterns at deeply discounted prices.


Philadelphia, PA, January 7, 2009 - Nancy Queen launched a sister site,, six years ago. "When we opened our focus was simply to provide a great
knitting experience focused on quick, fun to knit projects featuring luxury yarn. Our goal with the new site is to offer the same experience and help knitters & crocheters stretch their knitting dollars," says Queen.

Queen, who also co-authored The Chicks with Sticks Guide to Knitting (Watson-Guptill/Random House) and The Chicks with Sticks Guide to Crochet (Watson-Guptill/Random House), speaks from experience; "Many knitters & crocheters enjoy knitting gifts, craft show items, and church bazaar items. Pricing items to make a profit can be hard to do and still use quality yarn. We hope that the new site helps put money in their pockets."
Additionally, many knitters are passionate about knitting for charity; prayer shawls, chemo caps, items for soldiers stationed overseas, and blankets for children in need. enables them to knit with a small budget. Queen also encourages knitwear designers and smaller shops to include Designer Yarn Sale in their basket of yarn resources. offers yarn brands such as Art Yarns, Berroco, Plymouth,
Colinette, and Prism. Yarn and pattern prices begin at 99 cents.