icarus tank knittyIt doesn’t quite feel like time for spring and summer patterns, but it is time to get them on the needles so you can enjoy the finished projects in the right season. And there are plenty of beauties in the …

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kelpie brooklyn tweedWhile most of the country sits in the cold, longing for cozy knits to warm us up, Brooklyn Tweed and Quince & Co. have both delivered with excellent winter knits collections.

First up, BT Winter 14, a collection of …

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increasing stitchesThis time of year I’m always thinking about the basics of knitting and the little things we can do to make even simple patterns look a little more interesting and beautiful (see my post “On the Importance of Details” for …

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kara gott warnerKara Gott Warner, editor of Creative Knitting magazine, has been named the new editorial director of knit and crochet at Annie’s, the specialty publisher that owns that magazine.

Warner will stay on as editor but will also oversee the company’s …

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vogue knitting liveIf you’re a knitter in the New York area you might want to consider paying a visit to Vogue Knitting Live when it opens its doors at the New York Marriott Marquis from Jan. 17 to 19. This star-studded event …

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wraptor socks knittyI love diving into a new issue of Knitty, though it does make me wish I could take weeks off from my current knitting plans and cast on a few new projects.

If I were to do such a …

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jogless stripes in roundKnitting in the round is a lot of fun, and at least makes projects feel like they go more quickly, but one problem with circular knitting comes when you knit stripes and you have that little jog where the colors …

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wool people 6The new season means lots of new knitting patterns to consider, and Brooklyn Tweed has just released its latest pattern collection, Wool People 6. It has 13 patterns, including sweaters, scarves, hats and a cowl, all with the kind …

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petite purlsPetite Purls issue 16 was just released, and while they’re aren’t as many patterns for the kiddos as we’ve come to expect from this web magazine, there’s still some fun stuff here.

I like the Bizzy Tunic, a mom-sized …

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first snow sweaterIf you’re looking for a new project to start this weekend, check out the surprises from Knitty for DeepFall.

The Regatta Sock is a pretty toe-up number that has a triangular lace pattern that looks like a field of pennants. …

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emmanuelleSince this is a perfect time to knit sweaters (and I’m trying to finish up about five of them this month!) I thought it would be good to share this article from Knitting Daily discussing the issue of ease in …

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knit picks city tweed collectionI love a good tweed yarn for fall, and Knit Picks is inspiring knitters to pick up their City Tweed yarn and knit a sweater. The new City Tweed collection has six patterns that can be purchased individually for $4.99 …

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holla knits fw 13Here’s another new knitting collection for you to feast your eyes and your needles on, especially if you like shoulders.

The fall/winter 2013 Holla Knits collection puts a big emphasis on those body parts, with projects that have colorwork and …

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nymphalidea shawl knittySome people know it’s fall because pumpkin spice everything is available; knitters know it’s fall because the Deep Fall issue of Knitty has been released!

This one is a doozy, with more than 20 patterns for hats, mitts, socks, scarves …

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vogue knittingThe fall issue of Vogue Knitting will be hitting newsstands soon, but you can check out all the goodies you’ll be wanting to cast on soon in the magazine’s preview.

There’s a lot of good stuff that will have …

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