Favorite Knitted Gifts

November is here, so the knitting world is experience a giant virtual cast on party for gifts! Whether you’re trying to create a sweater for your dad, dishcloths for everyone in your book club, or a shawl for a friend, … Continue reading

New Gradient Stripes Colors, Yarn Clubs & Gramma Nancy’s Giveaway

Hi, Knitters, Happy Halloween! Lil Buddy carved that pumpkin up there, while I sorted through the innards for the seeds. Roasted pumpkin seeds are a delicacy we enjoy just once a year! I put them on a tray with parchment … 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

Knitcircus Podcast #45

Knitcircus Podcast #45 Amy’s jet-setting off, Jaala just got back, and both are fired up about warm-season knitting. Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Mentioned this podcast: The National Needle Arts Convention Stephannie Tallent Lindsey Stephens Amy Singer Amy Herzog Steven … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #43

Amy photographs every daffodil in Seattle and Jaala still hasn’t seen one! Plus, miles of Kitchener Stitch and why toe-up socks are so great. Listen on Libsyn and itunes Mentioned this Podcast: Vogue Knitting Live Seattle Knitcircus Yarn Shop Lorilee Beltman Amy … Continue reading

Books Galore and Scandinavian Inspiration

Hi, Knitters! First, I just wanted to let you all know that my friend Stephannie Tallent has a new e-book going live, The Wild West: Volume 1 Lace! Stephannie was a tech editor for Knitcircus Magazine and her designs combine … Continue reading

Hitch Blog Tour and Giveaway!

Today I’m very excited to be part of the blog tour AND you can win a digital copy! Hitch includes 29 patterns from different designers; you’ll find sweaters, scarves, hats, gloves, socks. And shawls! As you may know, Stephannie Tallent, the editor of … Continue reading

Blog Tour: California Revival Knits

You all know how big a fan I am of designer, Knitcircus tech-editor, and now author Stephannie Tallent, so am thrilled to be a part of the California Revival Knits blog tour! California Revival Knits showcases Stephannie’s fascination with local architecture … Continue reading

Wrought Mitts Knitting and Friday Fun

Stephannie Tallent, tech editor, designer, and now author of California Revival Knits just does such gorgeous, thoughtful designs. Now she’s doing a Knitalong for a pattern from her new book; the Wrought Mitts! These would make great summer knitting; not … Continue reading