Spirit Lake in Knitscene

We are thrilled! Jessica Anderson designed the Spirit Lake Shawl for the new Knitscene Handmade magazine with our yarn. (Find the online magazine here). She used 100g of Greatest of Ease in the colorway I Am a Princess and This … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #80

Amy will stop at nothing to track down the elusive rainbow sheep… Listen on Libsyn Mentioned this podcast: Jamies Food Revolution Purple Citrus Book Huge and Huggable MochiMochi Oland Stricken/Oland Breien book Once and Future King Sally Melville Einstein Coat … Continue reading

Pickford Bandana

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
March 31, 2016 by Knitcircus

WIP Wednesday

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
December 09, 2015 by Knitcircus

Design Inspiration Revealed: Kirsten Kapur

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

Design Inspiration Revealed: Wendy D. Johnson’s Maple Leaves Gradient Cowl

Designer Wendy D. Johnson is a multitalented sock-knitting guru, the author of Wendy Knits Lace, Socks from the Toe Up, Toe Up Socks for Every Body and Wendy Knits. She designed the amazing Maple Leaves Gradient Cowl for our Fall Collection, which … Continue reading

Big Shop Update and Sale Tomorrow at 10:00 CDT

We’re photographing and listing things like crazy for our first annual Spring Sale and huge shop update! Unfortunately, I won’t be able to make it to YarnOver this weekend, so all of the yarn is going up in the shop … Continue reading

Big Shop Update and Sale Tomorrow at 10:00 CDT

We’re photographing and listing things like crazy for our first annual Spring Sale and huge shop update! Unfortunately, I won’t be able to make it to YarnOver this weekend, so all of the yarn is going up in the shop … 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