Sweaterrific, Reynard and Millie

This Olympics was a little rough around the edges, but I’m going to miss watching the amazing slopestyle skiers, graceful ice dancers and plucky skeleton riders. I especially rooted  for the Olympians with kids! But thank goodness for the Ravellenics; … Continue reading

Make Your Own Gradient Sweater

I’ve been working on own version of the 30-Day Sweater Challenge sweater, and am making a gradient with several complementary skeins!  Learn more about it, the Sweater Challenge and some Knitcircus Yarns prizes to win on the skype segment Johnny … Continue reading

Boyfriend Sweaters Book Giveaway

  Who doesn’t wanted to cozy up in a comfy men’s sweater once in a while? Women can wear guy’s styles with panache, and sometimes we also want to knit things that our guys will actually wear. Bruce Weinstein’s new book, Boyfriend Sweaters, … Continue reading

Sweater Resolutions

A fresh new year, full of yarn and knitting! This makes me very happy. This week’s article gives resources for trying colorwork, different sock constructions, entrelac, traditional techniques, new and innovative techniques, cables, charts and dyeing your own yarn. I was … Continue reading

Picot Cast Off and Yoke Finalists

This week’s newsletter: photo tutorials for the Knitted Cast-On and Picot Bind-Off. Use these when you want a decorative and stretchy edging on pretty much anything! Download PDF here. As always, if you’d like to sign up for the free … Continue reading