Socks….and shoes….

In my last post, we talked about the Interweave Press Hurt Book Sale ~ which is a great way to add to your ‘knitting library’. I must confess I am a bookaholic. I love books. And not just knitting books ~ crochet books are always on my list as are novels, non-fiction and ‘how to’ […]

Interweave’s Hurt Book Sale – Yea!

Have you heard of or shopped the Interweave Press Hurt Book Sale? Oh…if not…go take a look. The sale is on until July 25th, and you can get some really good deals! For instance, I picked up copies of all these lovely books for under $50: And the best part ~ of all the books […]

Some of the best knitting books…

Do you love collecting and reading knitting books? Do you have more books than can possibly fit on your book shelves? I do, and I do – I am a self confessed book-a-holic. I love books and look for knitting books (along with just about every other subject) everywhere – local books stores both new […]

Well, it’s time to announce….

Well, it’s time to announce the winner of our Fall Knitting Extravaganza contest! I won’t keep you in suspense….the winner of a softcover copy of “The Perfect Finish” is…..anniewells55(at)! Please join me in congratulating our winner. For those of you who haven’t checked out this book yet, it’s a wonderful how-to resource for many knitting […]

Well, here we are-over a month since my last post…

where does the time go? It has been a pretty busy month so I guess that’s the answer. So what have I been up to…let’s see…… I’m taking Shannon Okey‘s online Designer class, which is great! We started with style sheets and I now have a beautiful new one. The first pattern to be published […]

Say hello to………

Aztec, Woodland Rose Tunic and Shazzam! – all three are my designs in the newly released book “Circular Knitting Redefined – Leave Those Straight Needles Behind” by House of White Birches. And making this book really special for me is not only having three designs included, but Aztec made the cover! Here’s DRG’s (parent company […]

Yea! Announcing………

sneak peek at “It’s in the Bag: Knitting Projects to Take & Make”! My first ever pattern published by a major publisher is in this book! Woot! Here’s a look at the cover…………. The editor, Kara Gott Warner, received her preview copy and gave the go ahead to promote it. This is sweeeeet……the actual release […]