Hello Knitters! Deanna here. Making Lisa Hannes' mosaic shawl for the Malabrigo Dos Tierras sample made me fall head over heels in love with the mosaic colourwork technique. As someone who doesn't particularly love doing stranded colourwork (those pesky floats slow me down and it drives me nuts), mosaic was the...

Hello Knitters! Deanna here. I’ve spoken to a few of you who are nervous to venture into the wonderful world of cables. What better way to introduce you than with a beautiful new hat design by Michele Wang Cleridae is from the new Brooklyn Tweed Capsule Collection. We've just received the printed...

With the Halo Pi Shawl Knit Along just around the corner, we've received the custom kits hand dyed by Ambrosia Yarns in a beautiful array of colours. The kits are made of 1914 yards of 100% Blue Faced Leicester fingering - plenty to do a large version of the shawl. A...

Now that the Shibui has arrived we've scheduled a Knit Along for the Cirrus Poncho by Nancy O'Connell which is now being displayed. It's free to participate in the Knit Along with a yarn purchase. This pattern is also included for free when you purchase your yarn for this project in...

As many of you may know, Jared Flood of Brooklyn Tweed recently released his first print book - Woolens. As a lover of BT here at the store, we are super excited about this new collection of patterns and have decided to do the Halo Shawl as a knit along. [caption...

We're halfway through our Interlude Knit-Along (aka KAL) and I'm trucking right along on mine: But I realized during our first meetup (last Sunday) that the second meetup was scheduled for Sunday, June 19th, which it turns out is Father's Day! Sorry Dads! I didn't mean to overlook ya! It was...

Windrow Cowl by Bristol Ivy! [caption id="attachment_1441" align="alignnone" width="500"] (photo © Dawn Catanzaro)[/caption] Windrow is a cute little cowl knit up in worsted-weight yarn. It utilizes Brioche Stitch, which produces a super squishy and warm fabric that's also reversible. It can be knit in a single colour as shown above, or you...

Hello Scrollwork! [caption id="attachment_1353" align="alignnone" width="427"] © Brooklyn Tweed/Jared Flood[/caption] Ethan and I have been talking about running a knit-along (aka KAL) for this pattern for ages and I know that the Christmas holidays are around the corner and everyone's getting extra busy but we just decided to go for it anyway....

The warm weather seems to finally be here to stay (for a season's worth at least), which means we switch from running classes to running Knit-Alongs (KAL!). This summer we have two KALs scheduled so far: Ishbel by Ysolda Teague [caption id="attachment_1041" align="alignnone" width="500"] Large-size lace-weight Ishbel (photo copyright to Ysolda Teague)[/caption] A sweet...