Crocheted Skull Coasters: Go Skull & Granny this Halloween!

The most morose month of the year is almost upon us, so let us celebrate with something sinister! This week we’re using a Clover Amour Hook and chunky yarn to make crocheted skull coasters for the dastardly drinkers among us. Granny…


Ask Me Monday #46: Big Knits, Macrame Fringe & Applied I-Cord Loops

This week’s Ask Me Monday was sponsored by the folks at Berroco Yarns. Their new yarn, Macro is perfect for big knits, chunky crochet projects, arm knitting, macrame fringe, and more! Check out their website to see the Macro color…


Vickie Howell Color Collection for Valley Yarns Super Bulky!

Vickie Howell + Valley Yarns Super Bulky I’m thrilled to have partnered with my longtime industry friends at WEBS, and couldn’t be more excited to share my color collection with our yarn-y community! As a designer, getting the opportunity to delve…


A Conversation with Knitty Magazine Founder, Amy Singer

Amy Singer: Knitty Magazine Editor and Publisher This week I talked with Amy Singer — the editor and publisher of Knitty, the longest-living, online knitting magazine. Amy’s publication gave me my first break as a designer back in 2003, and our…

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