Knitcircus Podcast #43

Amy photographs every daffodil in Seattle and Jaala still hasn’t seen one! Plus, miles of Kitchener Stitch and why toe-up socks are so great. Listen on Libsyn and itunes Mentioned this Podcast: Vogue Knitting Live Seattle Knitcircus Yarn Shop Lorilee Beltman Amy … Continue reading

Books Galore and Scandinavian Inspiration

Hi, Knitters! First, I just wanted to let you all know that my friend Stephannie Tallent has a new e-book going live, The Wild West: Volume 1 Lace! Stephannie was a tech editor for Knitcircus Magazine and her designs combine … Continue reading

Topsy Turvy Winner, Sheep and Shop

Thanks a million to everyone who commented on the desirable designs in Susie’s new book! Many of you reminded me with your snowmen that it’ time to cast on some gifts.  The winner of the wonderful Topsy Turvy Inside Out … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #29

What’s your knitting “default setting?” The gals reveal theirs, talk linen stitch, hard-to-find-yarn and coin a new term.  This podcast was recorded over skype; sorry for the echoes. Jaala was apparently knitting at the bottom of a well. Next time: … Continue reading

Fiber Friday: Variegated Yarn and Knitted Farm Animals WInner

Fiber Friday posts are something I’ve always loved to read (and when I say read, I mean, drool over pretty yarn pictures) so let’s join in the fun! First, we have a lucky winner to announce: the Knitted Farm Animals book … Continue reading

Boyfriend Sweaters Book Giveaway

  Who doesn’t wanted to cozy up in a comfy men’s sweater once in a while? Women can wear guy’s styles with panache, and sometimes we also want to knit things that our guys will actually wear. Bruce Weinstein’s new book, Boyfriend Sweaters, … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #26

The gals talk peanut butter, snow shoveling, lace trolley cloths and 211 ways to cast on and bind off. Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Mentioned this episode: Koolhaas Hat Susan B Anderson Spring Sparkle Yarn Club Slippedstitch Studios Craftsy Amy … Continue reading

Rabble Rousers Giveaway winner

  Drum roll please….the winner of the Rabble Rousers:What to Knit When You’re Up to No Good ebook by Hunter Hammersen, is Jocelyn G. She’s been notified. Thanks so much for the generous giveaway, Hunter, and to everyone who entered. We’re having … Continue reading

Knitting Recipes: Hats and Cowls E-book Giveaway

Welcome FickleKnitter readers; Michelle Miller’s designs have been inspiring me for years, and her book, Leaves, Vol. 1, shows the best of what self-publishing can do, marrying technique and aesthetics in a gorgeous format. Now you have a chance to … Continue reading

Knitcircus Spring Retreat

The Spring Retreat was lots of fun! Thanks so much to Stephannie Tallent, Susan B. Anderson and Amy Detjen for teaching, and to all of the wonderful knitters who attended. We’re a little short on photos for the event, because someone (who shall remain unnamed, … Continue reading
April 16, 2012 by Knitcircus