Pickford Bandana

KnitcircusMar 31, '16

Pickford was one of the most fun and satisfying patterns I’ve designed. Back in November, I started noodling around with the idea of a bandana cowl. Looking around at Ravelry at some of my favorite designs like Zuzu’s Petals and … Continue reading →

Japanese Stitch Dictionaries

KnitcircusJan 13, '16

For my birthday, the thoughtful Mr. Knitcircus gifted me this Japanese Stitch Dictionary, and I’ve been poring over every page! This is my second Japanese Stitch Dictionary; the first contains 300 stitches. It’s been one of my most treasured possessions … Continue reading →

WIP Wednesday

KnitcircusDec 9, '15

Hi, Knitters, This week, Katie and I wanted to make some quick-knit gifts, so we each laid claim to some 50g cakes of worsted for gifty satisfaction. I’m working on a Barley hat in Ringmaster Worsted for my niece. She’ll … Continue reading →

Design Inspiration Revealed: Kirsten Kapur

KnitcircusOct 8, '15

Kirsten Kapur has built a successful business with her knitwear designs, Through the Loops. She has had patterns published in many knitting magazines and contributed to books The Joy of Sox, Brave New Knits, Knitting it Old School, Knit Local, My Grandmother’s … Continue reading →

Keys to the Castle! And Speckle Yarn and Studio Events

KnitcircusMay 27, '15

Hi, Knitters, It’s a whirlwind of activity here as we’ve been sending out Trunk Shows for June (Yarnology, Strings Attached and the Yarnover Truck, whooo!), preparing for TNNA (luckily, I’m just attending, not vending), working on our Kickstarter campaign (still … Continue reading →