Ready for Fall Knitting!

Hi, Knitters, My knitting mojo is back. It’s finally September!!! That means it’s real knitting season, even if it’s 90 degrees outside right now. Of course, we’re all really excited about the new Impressionist Yarns, which is a new technique … Continue reading

Come What May, by Susan B. Anderson

Hi, Knitters, I’m so lucky to have Susan B. Anderson as a friend (and almost a neighbor!). She is one of the most talented designers you’ll ever find, and one of the sweetest people. If you’ve ever gotten to take … Continue reading

Come What May, by Susan B. Anderson

Hi, Knitters, I’m so lucky to have Susan B. Anderson as a friend (and almost a neighbor!). She is one of the most talented designers you’ll ever find, and one of the sweetest people. If you’ve ever gotten to take … Continue reading

I Love Yarn Day, Kung Fu Knits and Secret Yarn

I Love Yarn Day is this Friday! As part of the Yarn Group with TNNA, we’ve been looking forward to this for months. And we’ve got a big, big announcement coming out this Friday, so stay tuned. Here’s a spoiler: … Continue reading

Industrial Revolution Scarf: New Pattern

It was the first taste of a little bit of chilly weather, and it made me want to go all cozy with cables and textures. After tech editing, a photoshoot and some pattern layout, the Industrial Revolution Scarf is ready! … Continue reading

Yuletide and Teal Door

Pattern and Kit Release! Designer Elizabeth Morrison and I have teamed up to offer you a new pattern and kit! Elizabeth is known for her beautifully-written classically-inspired patterns. For this cowl, she was inspired by an ancient teal portico with … Continue reading

New Pattern: My Darling Wristwarmers

Hey, Knitters! It’s such a busy time in the Lair, working on a huge, secret project and getting the Gradient Club orders out, but last weekend, I took a little time to make my daughter a knitted treat. These little wristwarmers knit … Continue reading

Scilla Socks and a Squeak

Just released–one of my favorite patterns: the Scilla Socks!  Named after the blue flowers that carpet our yard in spring, the Scilla Lace Socks showcase delicate lace in a subtly-sparkly silk blend yarn. I had so much fun designing and knitting these, and … Continue reading

Floralise Shawl

Some wonderful knitters have told me they’ve been waiting for Floralise to be available; wait no longer! This was one of my favorite patterns to design, since it blends stripes, lace, and a DK-weight yarn for quick knitting. Created for … Continue reading

Weekend Knitting: Waiting for Winter

I hope you all had a wonderful couple of days; we enjoyed our weekend with Li’l Buddy hosting a sleepover and getting out on the slopes with a downhill skiing friend, and Belle getting together with a new friend. This weekend, Mike … Continue reading