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About CYC
The Craft Yarn Council (CYC), incorporated in 1981, is a nonprofit trade association representing manufacturers and distributors of yarns used in knitting, crocheting and other crafts, tool and accessory manufacturers, publishers of magazines and books, and industry consultants. The Craft Yarn Council mission is to foster a community of yarn crafters by stimulating current knitters and crocheters, inspiring new yarn crafters and initiating education and promotional campaigns to ensure a healthy future for the yarn industry.

CYC's members include: Berroco; Boye Needles; Clover Needlecraft, Inc.; Jimmy Beans Wool; Knit Picks; Knitter's Pride; Lion Brand Yarn Company; LoveCrafts, Inc.; Prime Publishing; Prym Consumer USA; and Spinrite (Yarnspirations & Red Heart Yarns). 

CYC by the numbers: 
  • •27,800+ followers on Instagram
  • •24,600+ followers on Facebook
  • •3,800+ followers on Pinterest
  • •3,200+ subscribers on YouTube
  • •1,200+ followers on Twitter
  • •690+ followers on LinkedIn