I saw one of these in person at Unwind (a couple of the door prizes were these neat things), and I decided I had to have one of my own. These are the 'Magnetic Knitter's Necklace Kit' - designed by Nancy Shroyer of Nancy's Knit Knacks, and they are made by Knitter's Pride. You can… Continue reading New Gadget
Hi again! (I'm trying to do better at posting every week, we'll see how long I can keep this up!) So, earlier this week I received another parcel from overseas! Well, two actually. After getting the stitch dictionary I posted about earlier, I decided I needed a copy of the first edition as well, so… Continue reading More mail from Estonia!
Hello again! I hope your January has been a good one. Mine has! In preparation for doing research and writing an article and pattern on Estonian Lace, I've ordered a few books directly from Estonia. The first one arrived earlier this week: Pitsilised Koekirjad by Leili Reimann (2nd edition 1986). (As near as I can… Continue reading I got a new Stitch Dictionary!
I adore the ChiaoGoo Twist interchangeable needles set. They are currently my go-to needles for just about every project. When I heard they were coming out with a mini set (small needle gauges) I was super excited! The majority of my knitting is on small gauge projects (size 4 and smaller). And I knit a… Continue reading ChiaoGoo Mini Needles – Unboxing