Monthly Archives: October 2013

Packing for VOGUEKnitting LIVE!

Today is a busy Sunday here at the store as Liz and I scramble to get everything ready for VOGUEKnitting LIVE in Chicago next week. A lot goes into preparing for these shows. Everything must fall in place, the patterns … Continue reading

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October Newsletter: One Stitch at a Time

________________________________________    One Stitch at a Time… “All Ears”  in Knitter’s Mag Fall 2013 Gavroche Kirsten’s Nature Wool Hat Rita’s Tu Beret          It’s that busy season of the year for knitting!  It’s time for knitters to dive … Continue reading

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Claire’s Beekeeper’s Quilt

Looking for a project for all of your leftover scraps of fingering weight yarn? Look no further than Tiny Owl Knit’s “The Beekeeper’s Quilt. I was first introduced to this fabulous quilt by one of our favorite customers, Claire R. … Continue reading

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Terry-Lee blends knitting and technology “seamlessly”

Have you seen the new QRKey Scarf from the First Fall issue of Knitty yet? This design features a QR code, a funny looking square that when scanned by a smart phone reveals a hidden message or link. This scarf … Continue reading

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October Newsletter

________________________________________  OMG!  The Swancho…   Sarah is wearing her lovely Swancho she just finished. You can make one too! The pattern calls for 5-6 skeins of Malabrigo Twistdepending on the option of the collar. It is an easy, side-to-side knit and … Continue reading

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We finished our Swoncho!

This weekend at the Northcoast Knitting Guild’s Knit & Crochet Out, we finished our new Boat Neck Swoncho by Glenfiddich Wool. It was such a blast to see our old and new knitting friends. So much creativity in one room- … Continue reading

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Libby’s Safari Cowl

Our dear friend Libby knits EVERYWHERE- even on African safaris. Because Libby was only able to bring 22 pounds of luggage, she was worried she wouldn’t be able to bring any of her current projects with her. That’s when we … Continue reading

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