Helium Sweater by Mari Chiba My desk is awash with new knitting magazines, and they're all full of spring and summer knitting patterns for women . It's so much fun to browse through them and think of warmer weather. The spring/summer 2014 issue of Knitscene is one of the magazines that I'm...
Mar 24, 2014
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Eileen Lee's Red Poppy Cowl was inspired by a red crepe-paper poppy that her grandmother wore on her coat. The poppy was to honor Eileen's grandfather, a WWI veteran. In a nod to Christian Dior's 1954 pronouncement that red is "the color of life," Vicki Square used Dream in Color's...
Designer Tanis Gray loves the challenge of designing and knitting complex patterns that use intricate stitch patterns and inventive techniques, but she also enjoys creating simple knits that are simple-to-knit, easy-to-wear staples. In her new book, Cozy Knits , Tanis reached out to her favorite designers...
Nov 6, 2013
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