Over the Rainbow for New Gradient Stripes!

Hi, Knitters, I couldn’t wait to tell you that we’re ready to offer four more colors, and  now the Harry-Potter-Inspired House Socks collection is complete! Introducing: Brave at Heart. I  Proud crimson stripes with magnificent gold. Whether you’re fighting evil … Continue reading

Make Your Own Magic Yarn Ball

Here at Knitcircus, we use a many-step process to create self-striping gradients that change colors effortlessly as you knit. It’s all one continuous yarn, with no knots ever! But there’s a fun and easy way to create your own special … Continue reading

Cables and Lace Video, New Colors and Mitts

Hi, Knitters, It’s getting cold here, tea-drinkin’, stew-makin’, bundle-up cold. I’ve got a hot mug of Chai Spice tea  on my desk as I write. As you know, this is the time when handknits come in handy… Aran Lace Video … Continue reading

New Stripes, New Shop, New KAL

Wow, Knitters, I’ve got so much that’s new and exciting to share with you! it’s hard to know where to start. New Shop First, and very big news to us: we have our own Knitcircus Yarns web store now! You … Continue reading

New Pattern: Juniper Lemon Shawl

Two new shawl patterns in a week?! This seems crazy! But it’s a happy kind of crazy… I had such a great time knitting up both this and the Red Sumac Shawl, and hope you will, too. The Juniper Lemon Shawl was inspired by a … Continue reading

Knitting Recipes Winner and Sock Update

Winners Thanks so much to everyone who entered the Knitting Recipes: Hats and Cowls giveaway! Thanks to the wonderful Fickleknitter for partnering up with Knitcircus for that contest. The winner, Laura, has been notified.The three runners-up, Janet, Monica of Sweetpurls blog, and … Continue reading

So Much Sock Yarn…

 If you're getting ready to make the trip to Portland for Sock Summit, doing the Couldn't Foot It Challenge, or just like a pretty sock pic on a Friday:   This skein of Penny Farthing Sock just came in from … Continue reading

So Much Sock Yarn…

 If you're getting ready to make the trip to Portland for Sock Summit, doing the Couldn't Foot It Challenge, or just like a pretty sock pic on a Friday:   This skein of Penny Farthing Sock just came in from … Continue reading

Summertime

So that being the case, I hate to cook in the summer, and can hardly bring myself to think of eating much besides watermelon. But low blood sugar, kids, and a love of good food bring us back to the table. This book is my lifesaver: Continue reading