Knitting

The 7 Knits You Need for Festival Season

It’s festival season! Whatever you’re interested in, there’s sure to be a festival for it this summer. Music, fiber, food, beer, biking, the Renaissance—there are gatherings galore…

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Medknitation Part I: How Are Meditation and Knitting Related?

This is the first in a series of three guest blog posts by Suzan Colón, a New York City-based yoga instructor, writer, and knitter. (Read part Part…

Interweave Escapes Knitting Retreat

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Coffeehouse Knits: Knitting with Flavor

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Interweave Knits Summer 2019 Digital Edition

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Knitted Animal Friends eBook

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45+ Knitted Cast-Ons & Bind-Offs Online Workshop

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knitscene Summer 2019 Digital Edition

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The Knitter’s Toolbox Online Workshop

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KNITTING TRENDS

5 Knitted Shawl Patterns for People Who Don’t Like to Wear Shawls

As a knitter, I was relatively slow to be bitten by the shawl bug. This shouldn’t have been the case; I love knitting lace, I’m perpetually just…

Knitting Short Cuts with Jennifer Dassau

I’m a huge fan of short-row knitting; those partial rows do all sorts of cool things. I’m also really into charted colorwork these days. So imagine how…

A Ravelry Guide to Wool Studio Vol. VI Designers

The knit designs presented within our Wool Studio brand are compelling and timeless. Wool Studio Vol. VI is no exception. Ten designers, each tasked to create one…

Best Friends for Infinity . . . Scarf

When I was in eighth grade, my best friend taught me how to knit. Witnessing the majesty of her effortlessly knitting a scarf and hearing the soft,…

Pattern of the Week: The Orphism Pullover

Generally speaking, I prefer knitting simple sweaters to complex sweaters. While lovely, any sweater that has multiple shaping and charts going on at the same time takes…

Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Something Knitted Just For You!

June ushers in wedding season—a season that has seemingly lengthened over the last few years! I’ve been to more October weddings than summer weddings lately. But summer…

Grafting: It’s Not Just for Knitters, Part 3

Susanna and Joni: If you’ve been following this series, you know we’ve been on a journey of discovery, with the end goal of creating a method to…

Knit Your Perfect Wedding Accessory

Did you get engaged recently? If so, congratulations! As a relative newlywed myself, I remember the initial frenzy of telling all your loved ones, making the obligatory…

Pattern of the Week: Baja Hoodie

My parents grew up in Southern California, and they spent many a great weekend in Tijuana and Ensenada (at the original Hussong’s Cantina!) in Baja, Mexico. My…

Interweave Knits and knitscene Spring 2019 ePatterns Released!

When I was hired by Interweave about two months ago (how time flies!), one of the first things I got to assist with was preparing patterns from…

Join Interweave Escapes in Santa Fe, New Mexico November 14-17, 2019 with Instructors Norah Gaughan and Amy Detjen‎

Event Overview Interweave Escapes is a unique way for knitters to come together, learn from knitting experts and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow devotees in this intimate, retreat-style…

Lisa’s List: Fiber Animals Ranked by Hotness

I remember a particularly cold winter, sitting at home with no less than 4 knitted things on: socks, slippers, legwarmers, and a hat. My heat does work,…

From Yarn to Darn—Discover Our Newest Online Ed Workshops!

Jennifer Raymond is a multitalented woman. A knitter, crocheter, spinner, teacher, and mother of two, she also has a business repairing heirloom knits. As a woman who…

Slip Stitch Savvy: 7 Ways to Slip a Stitch

A slipped stitch is a curious little stitch, if you ask me. The first time you do it, you’re likely to think you’ve made a mistake. You’re…

Pattern of the Week: East Beach Tee

There are so many tempting projects in Interweave Knits Summer 2019, but my mind keeps coming back to the East Beach Tee. Its lace pattern, oversized body,…

Your Top 3 Ravelry Faves from Interweave Knits Summer 2019

It’s easy to see that Interweave Knits Summer 2019 is a hit with the Ravelry crowd. Signature stitch motifs reign supreme, and it looks like you are…

Learn to Love Geometry—with Knitting Patterns

I usually think of yarn as a curvy line, and I think of knitted projects as flat pieces. When you look at a knitting pattern schematic, you…

Pattern of the Week: Undulating Lines Sweater

The words “classic sweater” get bandied about quite a bit in the knitting world, but sometimes you happen upon a sweater design, and it just IS CLASSIC.…

Just Cast On: Making Your First Sweater

It breaks my heart to hear new knitters say that they’re “not good enough” to make a sweater. I’m never sure what they need to feel “good…

Discover the Secret Messages in Latvian Mittens

Latvian knitter Ieva Ozolina is on a mission to get everyone knitting mittens, with her book of Latvian mitten patterns, Knit Like a Latvian. Mittens play a…

A Dash of Sass: Knit Tanks to Summer-Up Your Wardrobe

Digging through our library to find you the sassiest knitted summer tanks was a delightful exercise! We came up with five projects, each one boasting unique style…

How To Design Set-in Sleeves

A set-in sleeve allows a garment to fit the body closely with minimal extra fabric to interfere with fit or manifest itself in unsightly folds. The dimensions…

Put a Pocket on It: An Introduction to Pockets

How many times have you  thought, “This sweater would be even better if it had pockets?” Whether they’re holding your treasures (or your ball of yarn) or…