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Book Club: Some reflections

Happy Valentine’s Day! While I’m not a big celebrator of this day in general, I thought it would be fun to sing some ode to joy to our stashes today! 2,164 more words

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Knitter's Bookshelf: Guernseys, Ganseys and Fisherman's Sweaters

For today’s book round-up, I have four books on fisherfolk sweaters, whatever you choose to call them.  The point of this kind of sweater is that the item itself is a pretty standard, basic shape, which knitters personalize by stitch pattern placement. 840 more words

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CLOSED: Plum Dandi Knits Giveaway

Thanks for entering the giveaway! Lily is the winner of our giveaway—but stay tuned, we’ll have many more! Huge congratulations to our friends Alicia Plummer… 312 more words

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Knitter's Bookshelf: Mitten Book Roundup

Here we are at the end of October, and for those of us in the northern part of the world, we are fast approaching mitten time.  587 more words

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Knitter's Bookshelf: Pop Knitting

This week’s Knitter’s Bookshelf entry comes to us from Sweden via Interweave press.  Pop Knitting: Bold Motifs Using Color & Stitch by Britt-Marie Christoffersson is an exciting and inspirational book, full of truly different bold, graphic stitch patterns and motifs. 317 more words

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Knitter's Bookshelf: Dimensional Tuck Knitting

When I was a kid, one of my great-grandmothers had some fancy velvet pillows in her living room.   They appeared to be woven of strips of velvet, though they weren’t.  188 more words

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Knitter's Bookshelf: Amy Herzog helps you knit to fit

Anyone interested in sweater knitting should know the name Amy Herzog.  Amy is a prolific writer, designer, teacher, and person in charge of Custom Fit – all aimed at helping knitters make better sweaters. 665 more words

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