All Hail the Groundhog, Fan of Sweaters

Do we truly know what motivates the groundhog in his annual weather report? Folklore tells us it’s his shadow that dictates his decision-making. Here at Interweave, we suspect this is false. We hooked into the groundhog’s PR machine at Groundhog.org, and discovered that the tradition of shadow-spotting to determine the length of winter has been […]

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Knitters: Know Your Swonchos!

SWONCHOS! A polarizing topic amongst knitters, as Lisa Shroyer recently found out when she posted about her favorite garment in our premier issue of Wool Studio, the Eastham Poncho by Mary Anne Benedetto. The response on Facebook was split down the middle, and I am here to state my own opinion: I LOVE swonchos. Not […]

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Designer Spotlight: Teresa Gregorio

Teresa Gregorio is thinking about the journey. For her, knitting is about the finished piece, but it is also, and perhaps more importantly, about the experience. Knitting one of her patterns is like taking a little trip into a wonderful creative world where anything is possible. It’s hard not to love knitting with this kind […]

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Wonderful World of Sweater Hybrids

A few years ago, I was introduced to the inventive and comical article of clothing called SWANTS. Swants are a mashup of sweater and pants and they run the gamut from simple knitted leggings to full-on sweaters-cut-and-sewn-into-pants. Related but obviously crocheted are these grorts (my own term)—shorts made out of granny-square afghans. And now there’s […]

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Frosted Glass Sweater

Frosted Glass Sweater designed by Jill Wolcott An eye-catching lattice lace pattern adorns the hem and collar of this easy-to-wear pullover. The loose fit and long silhouette can be paired with anything from jeans to leggings for a sweater that will easily take you from day to night. Skill level: Intermediate Appeared in: Love of […]

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Royal Stripes Sweater: Free Knitting Pattern

Royal Stripes Sweater by Tabetha Hedrick: Free Knitting Pattern Sumptuous silk fiber creates an elegant spring sweater. A bold contrasting color adds an additional level of interest to the simple eyelet rows accenting the hip and waist, fashioning a sweater that is ideal for work or play. Yarn: Alpaca Silk and Royal by Austermann Appeared […]

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Creamy Aran Pullover

Our contemporary Aran sweater by Shirley MacNulty is knit in the same off white as those of yore, but today’s yarn is soft and pliable. This one has the prominent cable pattern down the front with side panels in patterns of different sizes and textures. Surely, this sweater will become a favorite. Yarn: Merino Cable […]

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