Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 23

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As the Indie Design Gift-A-Long sale draws to a close tonight, the KAL/CALs are busy with knitters and crocheters working on the patterns from participating designers. Some projects are already completed and posted in the FO thread. The GAL runs until … Continue reading

Indie Design Gift-A-Long 2015 Is Here!

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The Indie Design Gift-A-Long is underway. What is that, you ask? Let me explain! A group of independent knit and crochet designers, including myself, have gotten together on Ravelry to run an amazing knit- and crochet-a-long event. There are 335 … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 16

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This week I have discovered so many beautiful patterns that I didn’t know about just by browsing through the 335 designers who are taking part in this year’s Indie Design Gift-A-Long. The GAL has begun and 5059 patterns are included … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 9

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It was a busy week on Ravelry for new pattern releases. Whether it’s because winter is coming, or it’s gift knitting season, or the Indie Design Gift-Along is getting ready to start, doesn’t really matter. The great thing about is … Continue reading

Introducing … the Indulgence Wrap!

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The Indulgence Wrap is the third pattern in the Winter Comfort Collection. This silky soft rectangular wrap is a truly indulgent shawl to wrap around the shoulders on a cold evening. Designed in a silk and merino DK weight yarn, this wrap drapes beautifully and … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of November 2

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Do you enjoy taking part in KALs? A Knit-A-Long is a great way to complete a knitting project because it provides a deadline for completion, help and/or support from others who are knitting along too, and oftentimes there are prizes. Here are … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of October 26

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I have noticed lots of cute knitting patterns this week for babies and kids. Have you? Here are a few: Malabrigo’s latest book of patterns is Malabrigo Book Nine: Niños. It includes 21 patterns by various designers. Check out Slope by Kelly Herdrich – … Continue reading

Friday Follow-Up: Online Knitting Highlights For The Week of October 19

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I’m catching up this week after being away. Lots of great new knitting patterns are out there and I’m noticing beautiful colourwork right now. Here’s what I’ve been looking at this week. Purl Soho’s Beautyberry Blanket uses two colours to … Continue reading