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...
Colorwork patterns--such as the gorgeous Poetry Mittens we put into the online store on Wednesday (see below)--are some of the most beautiful knitting on the planet. But they can also seem quite daunting, since they involve working with more than one yarn at a time. But learning to work with two or more...
Jan 16, 2009
Filed under: Filed under: Knitting Daily TV, Lace Knitting, Knitting Techniques, How To Knit, Knitting Patterns, Knit Gloves, Knitting Daily, Color Knitting, Knitted Shawls, Knitting
Such a treat I have for you today... are you ready? Last fall, we had a knitting poetry contest. It wasn't your average poetry contest, mind you, because where would the fun in average be? It was a poetry magnet contest, where we challenged you marvelously clever folks to take the words on the Interweave...