What is it about listening to vinyl records that is so gratifying? Along with the nostalgic crackling after the needle hits the record, a certain level of mindfulness is required for listening to an album from start to finish and having to flip the record partway through. Yet that mindfulness seems to come so easily […]

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Your Knitting Horoscope for October 2017

Your knitting horoscope for October 2017, according to your zodiac sign.   Libra (September 23–October 22) You’ve been busy making plans and working hard this year on projects that are now coming to fruition. Sit back and enjoy seeing your work come to completion. Did you use your knitting powers to turn all your WIPs […]

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WIPs and MODs: Turning Shorts into Pants

It’s always exciting and impressive to see how knitters can take a design, tweak a detail or two, and turn it into a completely unique creation. A knitting modification is exactly the way Myriam, (Ravelry name Zaouli) decided to roll with the Jammer Shorts from knitscene Summer 2017. By adding a whole lot of length […]

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knitscene Fall 2017: Behind the Project Titles

Knitscene publishes around 100 knitting patterns per year, and at that pace it can become difficult to continue to come up with good, original project titles. The Interweave Knitting team does our best not to duplicate names of already published patterns, which makes it very easy to get creatively stuck during that step of our […]

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7 Ways Pizza is Like Knitting

Is there such a thing as “not knitting” when it comes to the Interweave Editorial staff – or are they always on their yarn game, constantly cranking out finished objects like there is no tomorrow? You will come to find that a handmade life is a well-rounded one, and that yes, our team of knitters […]

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Top 5 Interweave Knitting Patterns of All Time!

Opening up back issues of Interweave Knits and knitscene has a nostalgic effect on the reader. Projects and styling from the mid-aughts and earlier can really date the issues from those years, and what may have been trendy then just hasn’t stood the test of time. However, there are plenty of timeless classics in older […]

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