Knitting Patterns

Scarf and Mitts for the January Weather

January in New Jersey has been extremely cold! I recently finished designing and knitting the Cobblestone Lane scarf and mitts and I’ve been wearing them to keep warm.  You can find the patterns for both in my Ravelry shop.        Inspired by my Knit Stitch Pattern Saturday swatch, I designed this textured scarf… Continue reading Scarf and Mitts for the January Weather

Yarn in my Travels

Fall Festivals and Knitting Retreats

September and October were very busy months for me.  I had 4 opportunities to spend time immersed in yarn and knitting.  Each experience was unique and allowed me to meet new knitters and learn new skills.  Here’s a few highlights from each of my trips. Starting in early September, I attended the Garden State Sheep… Continue reading Fall Festivals and Knitting Retreats

Knit Stitch Patterns

Knit Stitch Pattern Saturday

This week’s stitch pattern is a swatch that I’m going to be using in an upcoming Designer Workshop on Block Island.  North Light Fibers is hosting this workshop and they sent this lovely Falkland Island Wool named Atlantic.  The stitch pattern is titled Diagonal Furrows and once again, I turned to Reversible Knitting Stitches by… Continue reading Knit Stitch Pattern Saturday

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Have you tried Square Knitting Needles?

I recently knit with Louet Kollage square knitting needles for the first time. I have been designing several spa cloths using two strands of Louet Euroflax linen held together and due to the nature of the linen, I decided to try using the square needles. I am so pleased with the process of knitting with… Continue reading Have you tried Square Knitting Needles?