Briar Rose Yarn Wow

At the Knit-In, I got to do a little shopping over my lunch hour; Kate had arranged for so many great vendors, like Sun Valley Fiber Farm, Blackwater Abbey, Fairy Yarnmother, Blackberry Ridge and Jennie the Potter! As soon as I walked into Chris’ … Continue reading
March 14, 2012 by Knitcircus

Stitches Midwest and an Unexpected Prize

Stitches Midwest was a blast! Loads of vendors, great classes, a swanky hotel with orchids in the lobby and an escalator....the best part was meeting our Tech Editor, Ada, for the first time. We've been working together for nearly two years on opposite sides of the country and never got to have an in-person conversation before! She was just as sweet, generous and intelligent as our work relationship led me to expect. Continue reading

Spring treats

Yesterday, spring sprung here in Wisconsin–the big snowbanks have vanished and the sun warmed all of our grateful faces. This weekend, we visited the zoo with the kids' baby cousins; Little Belle happily carried Cuddly Boy all around the zoo, … Continue reading