Colorado's floods have receded and the cleanup is ongoing, but the fear and devastation that the area suffered is still at the forefront of our memories. PieceWork Editor Jeane Hutchins experienced the flooding first-hand, as did so many of my colleagues, and it guided her Notions piece from the...
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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What’s the best thing about PieceWork ’ s special issue Knitting Traditions ? That depends on the issue. With issues back through 2010 (six issues total!), there’s a lot to love. Each issue of Knitting Traditions has a unique way of bringing the past to life by connecting historical...
When I go to the weddings of my younger friends and relatives, there’s always a videographer on hand, recording every little detail. My original response was to scoff at the notion of turning a solemn life passage into a media event. But then I thought, what if I had a video of my grandparents’...
Knitted gloves are so special; they're at once utilitarian and extravagant. Clockwise from upper left: Lace and Twist Gloves; Layered Turkish Gloves Two-Color Norwegian Gloves; Mittens, Interrupted; Motley Mitts; Winter Twilight Mitts; Uncommon Gardening Gloves (middle) Here at Knitting Daily , we...
Feb 24, 2012
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