Review: Cozy Country Knits

cozy country knits I don’t know why, when the weather is finally officially warm here in Arkansas, the book I picked to review this week is one that’s decidedly meant for the fall and winter, but this is the one that jumped out … Read More...

Review: Knitting Pleats

knitting pleats bookThere are all sorts of fun ways to add texture to your knitting, and one really cool way to do it that a lot of knitters don’t play with much is knitting pleats.

Pleats are usually worked by knitting some … Read More...

Review: Knitted Socks

knited socks by anna tillmanThis book — Knitted Socks by Anna Tillman — has been on my shelf for years and I always feel like I have reviewed it bu apparently never did.

That’s a shame, because it’s pretty darn cute, as you might … Read More...

Materially Crafted

Today I wanted to share info a new book trailer created by A Subtle Revelry blogger, Victoria Hudgins, who has a new craft project book (just released!), called Materially Crafted. Her charming short trailer is so fun and playful!… Read More...

Review: Lace Knitting for Beginners

lace knitting for beginners book reviewFor some reason, lace reminds me of spring. I guess because when it starts to get warm outside you can start thinking about wearing projects with eyelets again.

Whatever the reason, I have lace on the brain right now as … Read More...

Review: Stitch Style Mittens

stitch style mittens book reviewIn honor of day two of snow in Arkansas, I thought it would be fun to look at a collection of projects that’s perfect for when you need to keep warm.

Stitch Style Mittens is an old book (published in … Read More...

Review: Easy Textured Knits

easy textured knitsWhen knitters first start out learning the craft, they learn knit and purl, of course, and with them Garter and Stockinette. Then usually comes ribbing, but some new knitters might not know about the wealth of other combinations of knit … Read More...