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Grand Canyon Shawl and Studio Update

We’re very excited to present the Grand Canyon Shawl, an exclusive knitting pattern for Kickstarter backers! The Grand Canyon sunset photo I used for the colorway also inspired this design, which showcases different layers and textures  like the striated rock formations in the real Grand Canyon. 313 more words


Like Savoire Faire

I’m everywhere! (Who knows/remembers this cartoon?) I’m feeling a little scattered, and focused at the same time. A lot of knit-related stuff going on this month! 341 more words


DMK Podcast Episode 25: Knittas for Life!

WATCH NOW: http://www.podcastgarden.com/episode/ep-25-knittas-for-life_38626 A viewer (Joanne) asked me once, “if you’ve been knitting for 30 years, what do you DO will all that knitted stuff?” Such a great question. 204 more words


TNNA 2015

TNNA is The National NeedleArts Association and there is a trade show every winter. This year’s was in Phoenix where I met up with my friend of 35 years, Irene who owns  529 more words

My 1st TNNA

#acasalena_crafted has arrived at TNNA …for the first time! I’m so excited!!!
I met so many amazing and talented people! Got to see so many Beautiful yarns! 20 more words


Janathon Day 11

In which this Janathoner feels incredibly young and horribly old at the same time.

Day 3 in Phoenix–the trade show is going well, and at 12:30ish I begin to feel peckish. 404 more words



Is all the rage. Or at least  that’s what you’d think if you saw my FB feed. Or, perhaps you would think that all these suburban, professional, educated, well-adjusted  people have absolutely no confidence or ability to make any decision on their own. 561 more words