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New Favorites: The tanks of Pom Pom

Summer is hard on anyone in the knitting business — especially, I would think, the magazines. But somehow those girls at Pom Pom Quarterly excel at summertime knitting inspiration, and they’ve done it again this year. 97 more words


New Favorites: Graphic blankets

Every summer I say I’m going to do three things: knit socks, crochet something, and work on a blanket. I could kill two of those birds with one stone if I were to do something like… 95 more words


New Favorites: Rigel

The latest Brooklyn Tweed collection is out, Wool People 10, and to nobody’s surprise I like the diamond-cabled shawl-collar cardigan, Kierson, and the fisherman’s sweater, … 168 more words


New Favorites: from Rugged Knits

I had the pleasure of interviewing my friend Andrea Rangel awhile back for the Spring 2016 issue of Knitscene, and got to hear a little bit about the patterns she’d been developing for her upcoming first book, … 148 more words


New Favorites: Flying Squirrel to the rescue

Already our Fringe HQ next-door neighbors are cranking the shared A/C, and I’m sitting huddled over the space heater on perfectly warm days with my big grey shawl… 220 more words


New Favorites: Dafne all over again

When Julie Hoover released the pattern for her sleeveless Dafne tunic two summers ago (as pictured below), it didn’t make much of an impression on me. 78 more words


Series Review: The Magicians by Lev Grossman

I remember when The Magicians Land came out and what a big deal it was. I kept seeing it everywhere, described as the conclusion to a bestselling trilogy. 1,096 more words