Knit shop owner Swaran Dhaliwal knits fashion-forward neckwear

Born in India, Swaran Dhaliwal of Plymouth, who once owned a fashion shop in Canada, talks about why she turned her accessories store in Plymouth into a yarn shop (Michigan Custom Boutique & Fine Yarns) in today’s Handmade column. She also shares her pattern for a knitted three-button cowl made with a “bulky” yarn.

Jocelynn Brown
Jocelynn Brown is a Detroit News Features staffer who has always loved to make things. She likes to crochet, knit, make dolls, bead, sew and more.