Knitting Category

May 4, 2012

Compliments Collection blog tour

Bijou Basin Ranch has long been one of my favorite small yarn companies, and I really enjoy working with them…

April 17, 2012

Sale on my book!

We’re doing a sale on The Knitgrrl Guide… in honor of Tax Day (ugh) here in the US. Here’s the…

March 26, 2012

Win $100, witness my chrysalis stage

The Cooperative Press spring survey is live and you have until the end of the week to take it. One…

March 15, 2012


It’s been an incredibly exciting week, one of those weeks where your brain hits the “full” mark way too early…

March 6, 2012

What a week.

It’s only Tuesday and this week is kicking my you-know-what. I’m trying to prep so I can fly out to…

February 27, 2012

New pattern + important project

This is my latest pattern, Restraint. This is my most excellent husband, Tamas. It’s so hard to be married to…

February 21, 2012

A gentle reminder

Signups for my fall Maine knitting retreat are only open til April. If the course isn’t full by then, it’ll…

February 17, 2012

We have a winner! (well, more than one, actually!)

(for the Valentine’s contest) Courtesy of the fine computers at, and their random number generators, the plaid bag goes…

January 21, 2012

A question for all of you…

Apple’s digital textbook announcement this week had a lot of people talking about the kinds of super-cool content that tablet…

January 9, 2012


Congrats, turtle — thanks to the magical random-number-drawing powers of, you’ve won the copy of Sweet Shawlettes. As mentioned…