I know we just wrapped up the summer knit along not quite a month ago, but in case you missed me, I have great news: it’s time to vote for the fall knit along! This go around there’s a mixture of garments and accessories, along with a few unfinished/mystery projects! I explain a bit about each option in the video, and you’re welcome to vote on multiple projects – Click here to vote. Voting closes end of day on the 20th… Read more »

I’m so excited to finally announce the summer Knit Along! We’re going to be making the Demoiselle, one of my newer releases. If you want to follow along with the KAL, you have to sign up for the KAL email as the information and reminders are not going to be posted on the blog. You can also join the KAL facebook group. Our schedule: July 12th – Start the KAL! Cast on and work the 3″ of ribbing July 19th – Begin… Read more »

Our last few Knit Alongs have been mostly garments. I know a lot of people are short on time at the holidays so I wanted to have a shorter KAL and have it focus more on learning newer techniques that you might not know. With that in mind, I’m focusing on cozies. They’re perfect for quick knit gifts, and because they’re so fast you can give them to nearly everyone, whether it’s a teacher or a friend. My favorite gift is… Read more »

All right, gang, let’s talk winter Knit Along! Voting happened, and the winner is the Catalina Beach Sweater!! Here’s a video that has all the below information (and lots more) in it so check it out if you’re so inclined (and then scroll down to the last section – Things to Do Now): The Catalina has eyelets, chevrons, and portions of stockinette so I don’t think it’s too advanced for most, and you can even get into a nice groove while… Read more »

So for the last week, I allowed voting on my newest hat designs for the 2015 fall Knit Along and I am so excited to announce that voting is over and we have a winner!! Supply list: Arosa Slouchy Hat pattern Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick US size 15 (10.0mm) double pointed needles US size 13 (9.0mm) double pointed needles tapestry needle scissors stitch markers (optional) Details This KAL is over! If you’re interested in purchasing this course, please click… Read more »

I’ve been working on a few hats to be ready for when the weather turns, and I’m so excited to share them with you today. Each one has something unique to it, whether it’s lacework, brambles, cabling, or simple knits and purls. The Arosa Slouchy Lace Hat was inspired by the flames and the smoke you’re bewitched by when you’re sitting around a bonfire in the fall. I wanted to capture that sweeping feeling in a hat. It has a… Read more »