Knitters, We Have A Winner!

Knitters, We Have A Winner!

A lot of you responded to the Knitting Ganseys raffle and I’m sorry that I only have one copy to give away. The random-number generator chose Cheryl, who wrote: “I’d be tickled to win this book. I met Beth years…

A Very Good Book!

A Very Good Book!

When Beth Brown-Reinsel wrote the first edition of Knitting Ganseys twenty-five years ago, I was on the editorial staff at Interweave Press. Hers was the first book manuscript I had the pleasure of reading. I was so taken with the…

Knitters, We Have a Winner!

Knitters, We Have a Winner!

Thanks to all of you for your well wishes and nice comments about my books! The winner of the raffle is Sheila Malcolm, who wrote on August 8: “Bonjour, Ann! Thanks for this offer. I’m interested in Simple Style. I’ve…

And While I'm Away...

And While I’m Away…

As you read this post I’ll be getting ready to return from a most excellent two-week vacation with my husband in France. I’ll post about the details later. For now, I’d like to give you a chance to win a copy…

A New Pattern

A New Pattern

I’ve recently posted the pattern for my Hygga Delight Socks on Ravelry. Like a lot of people, I’ve embraced the Danish concept of hygge, which roughly translates to “cozy.” And what is cozier than slipping your feet into a blend…

Book Winner

Book Winner

Thank you for all your kind words about my books. I never tire of hearing that people find them helpful and inspirational. The winner of last week’s raffle is Carol Perecman, who wrote: “I think the only one of your…

Raffle Time!

Raffle Time!

It’s been a while since I’ve hear from you. Respond to this post by telling me which of my books you’d like to own and why, and I’ll enter your name in a drawing for a free copy. Check out…

Skirt Choice

Skirt Choice

Thanks to all of you who gave me advice on which skirt to cast on next. The vote was surprisingly close with 44% of the votes going for a repeat of Putting on the Pleats in Blue Moon Socks That…

Decisions, Decisions...

Decisions, Decisions…

I’m in a quandary and need your help deciding which skirt to cast on first. Yes, I already have eight skirts, but I find I wear them everyday, especially when the weather is cool. Besides, skirts are much easier to…

New Directions in Sock Knitting Raffle Winner

New Directions in Sock Knitting Raffle Winner

  The winner of a free copy of New Directions in Sock Knitting is Susan Day, who wrote: “. . . because I have loved seeing your progress on the Mitered Triangles socks. They are beautiful!!” Congratulations Susan! I’ll send…