Knitcircus Podcast #106

In which Jaala and Amy just visit! Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Topics of note: Knitcircus Colors: Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy Designer: Susan B Anderson Pattern: Wolkig, by Martina Behm Pattern: Needle in a Haystack, by Jaala Spiro Designer/Teacher: Meg … Continue reading
June 20, 2017 by Knitcircus

Knitcircus Podcast #105

In which Jaala name-drops more than Amy, for once! Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Topics of note: Designer: Janina Kallio Pattern: Herald, by Janina Kallio Knitcircus Colors: Just Have a Little Faith in Me Pattern: Spotlight, by Janina Kallio Knitcircus … Continue reading

Finished Objects Sampler

Seeing our customers’ Finished Objects (FO’s) posted online is one of my favorite things about working at Knitcircus. For a moment, I can stop feeling the pressure of my 300+ patterns in my queue on Ravelry and vicariously knit All … Continue reading
June 12, 2017 by Knitcircus

Susan B. Anderson’s Little Hedgehog Class at Knitcircus!

Spaces are still left in Susan B. Anderson’s Little Hedgehog class next week! pattern: Hedgie by Susan B. Anderson On June 17, for our second birthday weekend, we are hosting nationally-known teacher/blogger/designer Susan B. Anderson. A long time friend of … Continue reading
June 08, 2017 by Knitcircus

NEW Parasol Silk/Merino Blend

New Yarn Release! Parasol.  30% Mulberry Silk. 70% US Merino. Fingering weight. Yum. Parasol is 100% USA-sourced and USA-spun to our exact specifications. It’s another Knitcircus exclusive. We’re smitten. Once we cracked open the box o’ yarn from our US … Continue reading
June 01, 2017 by Knitcircus

Second Birthday Celebration June 16-17

It’s our birthday and you’re invited! June 16th 5-7:30 join us for a party at the Studio, 634 Grand Canyon Drive in Madison, Wisconsin.  We’ll have live music, prizes, a pop-up shop from a local maker, and cake! Saturday June … Continue reading

Knitcircus Podcast #97

The podcast in which Amy and Jaala talk so much about knitting they forget to even MENTION television programs! Listen on Libsyn or iTunes Topics of note: Book: Garter Stitch Revival, by Interweave Press Event: Madison Knitters’ Guild Knit-In Event: YarnCon … Continue reading
February 24, 2017 by Knitcircus

Kindness KAL and Project Peace

The new year brought with it an outpouring of emotions, and I’ve been astounded by folks’ ability to channel their feelings into their knitting. Themes I’ve seen emerge have included peace, hope, kindness, generosity, and empowerment. Jaala, owner of Knitcircus … Continue reading
February 03, 2017 by Knitcircus

Knitcircus Podcast #93

Cuddle up and knit! Listen on Libsyn or iTunes. Things that Jaala and Amy spoke of during this episode: Jared Flood and Brooklyn Tweed, Winter 17 Susan B Anderson’s yarn line – Barrett Wool Co. Book: 200 Fun Things to … Continue reading
December 15, 2016 by Amy Detjen

Holiday Knits

I’ve been frantically getting my holiday knitting organized – never mind it’s halfway through December – and I was recently inspired by folks’ gorgeous socks – and a hat! – knit out of our Feliz Navidad Stripes colorway. Get ready … Continue reading
December 12, 2016 by Knitcircus