Elizabeth Schell, owner of Purl's Yarn Emporium in Asheville, finishes a "Star Trek" themed tree in celebration of this weekend's WNC Yarn Crawl.

This is the weekend to buy yarn in WNC

Yarn aficionados will be out in force this weekend for the Western North Carolina Yarn Crawl. With 11 locally owned yarn shops participating, knitters, crocheters and weavers likely will find everything they’re looking for. In preparation for the event, Purl’s Yarn Emporium owner Elizabeth Schell was out on Wall Street in downtown Asheville on Monday […]