Laine Magazine, Issue 2 – Spring / Summer 2017! May 30, 2017 – Posted in: Magazines, Project Ideas

Laine is a high-quality Nordic knit and lifestyle magazine for knit folks. We cherish natural fibres, slow living, local craftsmanship, and beautiful, simple things in life. Our intention is to inspire you to gather and share, to be part of a community of like-minded knitters, makers and thinkers from near and far. Knitting is more than just knit, knit, purl. It is a feeling. Laine Spring/Summer 2017 features: 124 pages uncoated, high-quality paper 11 knitting patterns,…

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Lykke Needle Sets and Laine Magazine just re-stocked February 15, 2017 – Posted in: Books, Magazines, Online store, Re-stocked

It was a good mail day! Lykke Driftwood Interchangeable Needle Sets Made of strong birch wood, the LYKKE Driftwood needles are smooth and light and a true pleasure to work with. With their warm character, these handsome sets are easy on the hands and the eyes Each interchangeable set includes 12 durable pairs of needle tips ? sizes 3.5 mm through 12 mm (US4 ? US 17). Each set also contains two cords for 24 in length, two cords for 32…

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New and re-stocked! January 26, 2017 – Posted in: Magazines, New in Store, Re-stocked

Amirisu – Issue 12 The Iceland Issue of amirisu features eight talented designers who contributed warm and cozy knits with lots of textures and cables. They would be perfect for your Icelandic adventures, as well as to relax at home during the cold season. This issue also features a Craft City Guide to Iceland! Click here to preview patterns on Ravelry. Capsule Winter 2017: Michele Wang for Brooklyn Tweed An exquisite collection of eight original…

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New and re-stocked: Pom Pom Quarterly and Jared Flood’s Woolens November 3, 2016 – Posted in: Books, Magazines, Online store

Pom Pom Quarterly – Issue 19: Winter 2016 From the Pom Pom website: With the arrival of winter comes the opportunity to revel in our favourite woolly pasttime as we move towards colder months. While the light and seasons change we can look back at the year so far and take stock of what we?ve made and learned. The inspiration for our Winter 2016 issue is ?reflections?, interpreted in many ways by our contributors in articles, cocktail recipes,…

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Just landed! Knit. Wear – Fall/Winter 2016 October 21, 2016 – Posted in: Magazines

Click here to preview! “Knit.wear Fall/Winter 2016 features two stories for the modern knitter, Street Style and Iki. Our Street Style story is full of urban, hip women’s garments and accessories. Iki is a Japanese aesthetic inspired story; simplicity is key with clean lines, minimal but impactful details, feminine but austere. Keeping in theme, our feature article is a lesson from Takeko Ueki, owner of Habu Textiles, on “how-to read a Japanese knitting pattern.” We…

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Just landed – Westknits Bestknits Number 1: Shawls! September 23, 2016 – Posted in: Books, Magazines, New in Store

It was an exciting mail day today! We received Stephen West‘s new book (just released September 12th) containing a stunning collection of 13 popular Westknits designs.  Filled with inspiring photos and Stephen’s beautifully written patterns, you will want to knit every one of these. As many of you already know, Westknits shawls are seriously addictive and always fun! And, the bonus? The book is less than half of  what it would cost to purchase all 13 patterns individually…

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Knitscene Summer 2016 – now in! April 7, 2016 – Posted in: Magazines, New in Store

Click here to preview projects. Knitscene Summer 2016 travels the depths of the rainforest and the oceans blue to bring you 19 incredible knitting patterns. Featured designer Heather Zoppetti explores feminine ruffles in unique ways; we get tropical with six designs in bright colors; and we give a knitterly spin to the longtime partnership of indigo and cotton fibers. Sarah Solomon explains decrease stitches in depth, while Corrina Ferguson chats with Heather Zoppetti about her design…

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Rowan Knitting and Crochet Magazine 59 now in! February 10, 2016 – Posted in: Magazines, Project Ideas

Magazine 59 is here and there are two stories for the Spring/Summer 2016 collection, ‘Coastal’ and ‘Kyoto’. Coastal is a collection of wearable designs for both men and women, whereas Kyoto is an elegant collection of womenswear, inspired by all things Japanese. The Coastal collection features simple pieces as well as cables and textures inspired by Coastal knitting such as fishermens ganseys but with a modern twist. Kyoto offers stunning lace and colourwork in bright…

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Knitscene – Spring 2016 December 30, 2015 – Posted in: Magazines

Now in stock! Click here to preview. New year, new knitting patterns! It’s time to plant the seeds of your 2016 knitted wardrobe, and the digital edition of Knitscene Spring 2016 is here to help. We’ve collected 21 fresh and fabulous knitting patterns that will jump start your knitting needles. In this issue you’ll find: 4 brand-new patterns from featured designer Andrea Rangel, including the Salcantay Cowl?you’ll want to cast on for this immediately! 8 knitting patterns to show off…

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