Blog Archives for category News

The Warm Hug of Repetition

Most of the time when I finish a knit item I feel like that pattern has been checked off my… Continue reading »

The New Knitty is Out!

Knitty is the longest-running free knitting magazine on the web. Enjoy our huge selection of free knitting patterns and tutorials!… Continue reading »

New Yarnbomb in Philly

New yarnbomb today on 11th street at Callowhill by Philly’s own Ishknits. Jessie Hemmons, also known as ishknits, wrote an… Continue reading »

I Swear, Officer, They’re Not Mine

At the beginning of the year I did a huge inventory of all my yarn and set some goals for… Continue reading »

25,000 Hats for Refugees

“Because in Quebec, the only true enemy is the cold.” A Canadian charity organization is collecting hand-knit hats for refugees…. Continue reading »

Tips for Successful Sweater Gifting

Did you knit anyone a sweater this holiday season? Did any of them land with more of a thud than… Continue reading »

Official BBC Doctor Who Scarf Pattern

Do you want to spend the next 20,000 hours knitting garter stitch? You’re in luck! Someone has dug up a… Continue reading »

Casey at Ravelry Spills Pattern Sales Stats

Casey stopped by the Designers forum on Ravelry to drop some stats bombs about pattern sales. The data set has… Continue reading »

Tin Can Knits 12 Days of Christmas Free Patterns

It’s time for the annual Tin Can Knits 12 days of Christmas! Every day between now and December 25 they’re… Continue reading »

Make Your Own (Ugly) Sweater

Are you tired of Ugly Christmas Sweaters which seem impersonal? Mariko Kosaka, champion textile engineering and a million other awesome things,… Continue reading »