New Shawl Roundup

One of my favorite things is to lurk search around Ravelry looking for projects made with our yarn, and the shawls just keep coming. Today I needed to share the inspiration with you that I keep turning up in my Ravelry … Continue reading
September 20, 2016 by Knitcircus

Mischief Managed: First of the Fall Literature Collection

Mischief Managed! The first color in the new Fall Literature series blends Weasley-hair tones and Gryffindor yellow with deep blues of a night sky. The photo below provided the inspiration. Of course, who could not love the Weasley twins? Ron … Continue reading
September 02, 2016 by Knitcircus

Shawl Eye Candy

In hosting our Pick a Shawl KAL on Ravelry, in which participants choose a Knitcircus gradient and any shawl pattern, I’ve been absolutely blown away by Ravelers’ efforts. This KAL is ongoing, if you haven’t cast on already. I’ll shepherd … Continue reading
August 31, 2016 by Knitcircus

Favorite Character from Literature #3: Liz

Hiya! It’s Liz here. You’ve met me here on the blog in the last couple months, and Jaala asked me to share my favorite character from literature, Anne of Green Gables.     As a child I devoured the Anne … Continue reading
August 23, 2016 by Knitcircus

Knitcircus Podcast 88

Listen on Libsyn or iTunes. Amy and Jaala are in stitches. Or at Stitches. Or something stitchy…. Mentioned this podcast: Susan B Anderson Stitches Midwest Franklin Habit Buffalo Wool Makers Mercantile Amy’s Upcoming Ireland Trip Big Bang Theory Wisconsin Sheep … Continue reading

Pick a Shawl KAL

There’s still time left to join our Pick a Shawl KAL over in our Ravelry group – our cast on date is August 15. Choose a shawl pattern and a Knitcircus gradient and post it our thread. Check out the … Continue reading
August 03, 2016 by Knitcircus

Knitcircus Podcast #87

Who doesn’t love Kaffe Fassett? Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Mentioned this podcast: Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival Kaffe Fassett’s Bold Blooms Stitches Midwest Boo Knits  
July 29, 2016 by Knitcircus

Speckles and Summer Camp

Gradients + speckles. We’re smitten. We took three of our most popular colorways, Over the Rainbow, Watermelon, and Big Top Birthday, and turned them into the latest knitting and dyeing trend – speckles!!  above: Over the Rainbow Speckled Handpaint above: Watermelon Speckled … Continue reading
July 29, 2016 by Knitcircus

Favorite Characters from Literature #2: Katie

  Hello! Jaala asked me to say something about myself this week, which is strange for me. My name is Katie, and I love being behind the scenes helping to make things tick. Every day is something different for me … Continue reading

Space is Big….Really Big

Inspired by the Hitchhiker’s Guide Trilogy by Douglas Adams, this color celebrates the vastness of space.     “You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to … Continue reading
July 22, 2016 by Knitcircus