May Rainbows and Rhubarb

KnitcircusMay 16, '14

  Okay, I’ll admit it, I always had a secret desire to dye a rainbow. At first I squelched it, because it reminded me of sticker collecting in fourth grade and I figured knitters are more sophisticated than that. And … Continue reading →

Friday Fiber and Food

KnitcircusMar 14, '14

Fiber Love Amy J, Chris and I have been dyeing, drying, packaging and administrating like crazy, so here are some behind-the-scenes Yarn and Lair pictures for Friday. if you’re wondering, we mark cakes with different-colored stitch markers to show which … Continue reading →

So Very Nice

KnitcircusDec 22, '13

We’re all curled up in front of the fireplace this snowy afternoon. Belle’s under the weather, so a lot of Modern Family going on. My great-grandmother who came over from Serbia knitted the stockings above, and the Steve felt stocking … Continue reading →

Knitcircus Podcast #38

KnitcircusDec 19, '13

Amy and Jaala are ready for the holidays, with cookies, squash and more garter stitch shawls! Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Mentioned this podcast: Tin Can Knits Shortbread Cookies Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie Nancy Marchant Brioche Hitch, by Stephannie Tallent Amy … Continue reading →

Big and Tiny Trees

KnitcircusDec 10, '12

Oh, Christmas tree! This weekend, we took the kids to the same Christmas tree farm we always went to when I was a kid. Summer’s lies just outside of town, tucked between beautiful, rolling hills. It was strange to be there without snow; usually, … Continue reading →