Happy Hand Turkey Thanksgiving!

As an ode to Thanksgiving, some Interweave staff got together and cranked out serious hand turkey action. They went beyond the construction paper angle, and included fiber along with many other choice accoutrements. Gathering together yarn, beads, googly eyes, felt, feathers, and more, these team members came up with what can only be described as a turkey glove hand turkey. […]

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Pattern of the Week: Tahki Chestnut Pullover

I don’t know what draws your eye when considering a knitting pattern, but I am all about the little design details that make a garment special. In the case of the Chestnut Pullover from the Tahki Terra Collection, it’s the muppet sleeves. Okay, that’s not the technical term for what I am talking about. What […]

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When one is motivated by fresh DIY home decor, it seems anything is possible. Making a promise to learn to crochet is one of those possibilities. It’s all going down at the Interweave offices, as two non-crocheting employees attempt to make the Lofty Pouf, from Crochetscene 2017. I Have Yet to Learn to Crochet —Jenn Rein, Web […]

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POW: The Frosting Pullover

You may have missed this selection for Pattern of the Week, from last year’s winter edition of knitscene, but that’s okay. I am here to ensure that you fully understand the aesthetic sweet spot that this garment achieves. And I am not exaggerating. Featured in the “Snow Day” story, the Frosting Pullover by Courtney Spainhower […]

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National Dog Day: Does Your Dog Wear Sweaters?

Dogs’ lives are short. Their only fault, really. – Agnes Sligh Turnbull Many dog lovers work here at Interweave. Project Editor Laura Hulslander rescues Greyhounds. One of the members of our ad sales team, Marilyn Koponen, does the same for Bernese Mountain Dogs. Editor Hannah Baker and I both have senior dogs. Her Labrador, Girlfriend, […]

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Throwback Thursday: Interweave Knits Spring 2007

Ten years ago, the Interweave Knits Spring issue premiered a new magazine design. The brand logo was tweaked, and the way we present the projects in our pages got a makeover. The magazine hasn’t deviated much from the “new” layout that was unveiled in 2007. What has changed is how we present ourselves to you […]

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Happy National Sugar Cookie Day!

National Sugar Cookie Day has us wondering what comes to mind when you think of this classic recipe. After comparing notes, we realized this cookie evokes deep nostalgia. A sugar cookie enters your consciousness and suddenly, you are transported to the kitchen of your childhood, fighting with your sister over the only “good” cookie cutter, […]

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World UFO Day: Get Lost in Your Own Craft Space

When considering World UFO Day, it’s easy to fall in line with all of our craft-minded friends who might assume this has something to do with Unfinished Objects. But the world did not set aside a day for our neglected projects. Instead, it’s a celebration of imagination and possibility. And that got us thinking deeper… […]

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Happy Father’s Day from Interweave!

We are reflecting on crafts today, as we consider everything we have made for Dad over the years to wish him a Happy Father’s Day. From macaroni art to clay ashtrays (wait, was that just me?), to wood shop projects, to personalized random objects. I lobbed the below question to our staff: “What do you […]

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Supersize Crochet: Begin With Home Decor

As the Bohemian style continues to hold broad appeal, it is seeing a life far beyond that crocheted dress your little sister wore to Coachella. Crocheted wall hangings, the ever-present afghan, crocheted baskets – these little touches make a house a home, while bringing back the thoughtful handmade lifestyle. With the release of Supersize Crochet […]

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