Bahamian Knitting

Over Spring Break, our family was lucky enough to travel to the Bahamas for sea, sand and sunshine. We were sad to hear that folks back home had to endure more snow, and wished we could have teleported you all … Continue reading

Ravelry Roundup: Best of Spring Patterns

Knitters, I’m proud to present Chris’ first blog article! She’s a real yarn enthusiast, and knits prodigiously, so has a great eye for projects. She sifted through all of the lace patterns out there to bring you our top picks … Continue reading
April 09, 2014 by Knitcircus

Leaf Lace, KAL’s and Good Times

In the Lair It’s March, so we have a new featured color in the shop; it has to be green, of course, and my whizz-bang office manager Chris named this soft gradient Lothlorien. We both fell in love with this pale blue-green … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #39

It’s the Ravellenics, it’s contiguous, it’s a plane, it’s…the Knitcircus Podcast! Amy and Belle Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Sun Valley Thaw Retreat Ivy Vest: Dream in Color KAL Debbie Bliss Aran Yarn 5200 K by Suvi Sumola Moebius Cast … Continue reading

Opening Day!

Today’s the day, the Olympics Opening Ceremony! I can’t wait to start my Ravellenics Project at 3:00 this afternoon, marking the official start time in London. My husband read the news a couple of weeks ago and reported, “According to … Continue reading
July 27, 2012 by Knitcircus

Spring KAL: Silk Moon Crescent

Celebrate a  season of brights after a gray winter with the Silk Moon Crescent Knitalong! This easy crescent shawl is all Garter stitch, with increase row yarnovers to give it a distinct slice-of-the moon shape. It works up quickly using … Continue reading

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

Sparkly Yarns Giveaway

Putting together the Sparkly Yarns article for this week’s newsletter was so much fun, thought you might like to see some more shiny, shiny yarn photos! Check them out here: Loop Art Yarn Berrocco Blackstone Tweed Squoosh Fiberarts Knitpicks Stroll Glimmer Mocha’s … Continue reading
February 15, 2012 by Knitcircus

Laura Nelkin Adorn Book and Kit Giveaway

  Acclaimed designer and author Laura Nelkin will be featured with and article on and patterns showcasing beaded knitting in the Knitcircus Gifts issue, coming out October 12th.  Jump start your gifts knitting with a look at some of Laura's … Continue reading

Laura Nelkin Adorn Book and Kit Giveaway

  Acclaimed designer and author Laura Nelkin will be featured with and article on and patterns showcasing beaded knitting in the Knitcircus Gifts issue, coming out October 12th.  Jump start your gifts knitting with a look at some of Laura's … Continue reading