We have a winner!

We have a winner!

  The winner of the Mason-Dixon Knitting Field Guide 2: Fair Isle is Joan Miller, who wrote “These socks would be great for a knitting retreat.” I agree Joan! Perhaps you’ll wear them to an upcoming Knit For Fun Retreat!…

Mason-Dixon Field Guide 2

Mason-Dixon Field Guide 2

I’m delighted to have a pair of socks included in the Mason-Dixon Knitting’s Field Guide 2!                     Apres-Everything Socks are knitted in a dreamy bulky yarn that’s the knitting equivalent of…

Two New Sock Patterns

Two New Sock Patterns

I’m happy to announce that two new patterns have been added to my website and Ravelry.   Topsy-Turvey Socks were designed as a kit for Craftsy (www.craftsy.com) as a practical exercise for the class Essential Skills for Sock Knitting (https://www.craftsy.com/knitting/classes/essential-skills-for-sock-knitting/44169)….

People Knitting Winner

People Knitting Winner

Thank you for responding to my query about when you were last photographed knitting. I loved reading about when, if ever, you were photographed knitting. I find it curious that so many of us have no photo of us knitting,…

People Knitting, a Raffle

People Knitting, a Raffle

A couple of weeks ago Princeton Architectural Press asked if I was interested in receiving a copy of Barbara Levin’s new book People Knitting: A Century of Photographs. Enticed by the title, I said “yes.” I’m writing now to say…

Book Winner

Book Winner

I’m happy to announce that LenaBenie is the lucky winner of a free copy of New Directions in Sock Knitting. She wrote: “Why not? Life’s an adventure and so is knitting. Love to try something different in the world of…

New Directions in Sock Knitting Raffle

New Directions in Sock Knitting Raffle

To encourage you to join me in my New Directions in Sock Knitting Raffle, I’m holding a raffle for a copy of the book. Respond to this post telling me why you’d like to knit a sock from a different…

Aiden winners

Aiden winners

The three lucky winners of the Aiden pattern are Karen Hutchinson, Carol M, and Carol Ann Firlik. I can’t wait to see photos of their versions!

Aiden for Free!

Aiden for Free!

I’m delighted to announce that my new pattern, Aiden, has been uploaded on Ravelry. Designed exclusively for River City Yarns in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, this unisex zippered Henley features their worsted-weight Epic yarn (100% virgin wool; 200 yards/100 grams). The…

Book Winner!

Book Winner!

The winner of the raffle is #66, or Carol who wrote: Best wishes for a very fast recovery! Your sock pattern in handy book of patterns and get started knitting socks gave me the confidence to try socks and I…