All things Baby: A Ravelry Roundup

Spring is not that far away, which means it's almost time to start thinking about cold winds moving on, grass greening up, flowers blooming and... for some (like me!)... babies arriving. I've got baby knits on the brain, so of course I had to put together a Ravelry Roundup. At the shop, you'll notice we have a few baby knits classes coming up, so be sure to check them out if you're looking at a project to jump in on right away. Daisy Baby Booties by Julia Noskova This is a knit and crochet … [Continue reading...]

Easy Weekend Projects: A Ravelry Roundup

Happy Day After Thanksgiving! By now, you've had a chance to digest that delicious meal and you're settling into the weekend. If you've ventured out to shop on Black Friday, I wish you luck (and safety!). Even if you don't live in the States and celebrate Thanksgiving, to help you pass this weekend, I thought I would round up some quick and easy projects that you can finish in a day or two. These are fun and chances are, you have the materials already laying around at home. Crochet Pom … [Continue reading...]

Knits for Pets: A Ravelry Roundup

With the weather turning cooler, it’s time to turn our attention to our furry buddies who still have to spend some time outside – and how we can help them stay a little warmer. I have a Pomeranian who has no shortage of fur, but he still sometimes gets chilled, especially this past winter when […]

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Thanksgiving at Home: A Ravelry Roundup

I have yet to cook a turkey. As in, a full size turkey. As in, a Thanksgiving Dinner Turkey. And, sadly, this year is another year where that milestone will go uncrossed. There’s always next year, right? In the meantime, I searched on Ravelry for some knits that would be fun to use on Thanksgiving […]

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Sneak Peek into the Retreat: Katie from Yarn Love

┬áHave you ever wanted a day away, to yourself, in a luxurious retreat, surrounded by yarn? Saturday, November 8th is our annual Knitwits Day Away Retreat and since we had such a lovely time last year at the Wiedemann Hill Mansion, we decided to visit the mansion again this year. Really, can you blame us? […]

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Knit Cardigan Sweaters: A Ravelry Roundup

Fall weather is for cardigans. That’s just a fact of life. Something about the cool, crisp weather + a cozy cardigan feels right. The nights are getting cooler, and we’re moving into the season of pumpkins, apple cider and buckets of candy. So, of course, I went on a hunt for some cute knit cardigan […]

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Light Fingering and Lace Knit Shawls: A Ravelry Roundup

I have a bundle of gorgeous Unique Sheep fingering weight yarn that I’ve been holding for something special. I’m sure you do the same thing. You see a yarn you can’t live without, but you don’t exactly have a pattern in mind for it….you can’t help yourself, though, and you go ahead and add it […]

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Fall Inspired Knits: A Ravelry Roundup

It’s official. Summer is on the way out, and now that we are in September, we’re getting closer and closer to fall and – yikes!! – the holiday season. But let’s take it one day at a time before we start thinking about Thanksgiving and Christmas, shall we? In the meantime, here’s a little roundup […]

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How to use Pinterest like a pro

A couple weeks ago, I taught a class at the shop all about how to use Pinterest like a pro. There was interest in me summarizing what we talked about so people could have a handy reference. So, here’s what you need to know: Signing up for an account There are two different ways you […]

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