Apr
02

Egg Pompom + Clover News!

For years now (seriously, over a decade), I’ve used Clover brand tools more than any other for my knitting, crochet, and general notions needs. Their bamboo, Takumi needles are a staple item in my studio (I love the way wool sliding off bamboo feels), and 9 times out of 10 if I need a large-eyed…

Mar
31

Knitting Daily TV: Accessorize It!

  Episode 1406 of Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell is all about those bonus pieces in our wardrobe! Here’s what to expect on the Accessorize It show:   Studio Guests: Dorinda Balenecki, and Knitscene Assistant Editor, Louisa Demmitt Virtual Guest: Crochet Jewelry Designer, Stitch Story’s Shelby Allaho (from her studio in Kuwait!) Projects/Techniques: How…

Mar
09

Dollar Bin, Travel Knit Kit!

I’m a sucker for the dollar section at…really, any store. There are so many, (probably unnecessary) trinkets to be had, and who am I to show restraint by not purchasing them? It was the other day at Target, though that I came across an item that was not only a bargain, but also (stylishly with…

Mar
03

Knitting Daily TV: Sweater Weather

This week-ish (airing times vary from market to market–check your local listings) on,  Knitting Daily TV with Vickie Howell we focus on Sweater Weather because man, is it ever right now! Here’s what to expect:   Studio Guests: Trendsetter Yarn’s, Barry Klein, and Knitscene Assistant Editor, Louisa Demmitt Virtual Guest: Crochet Designer, Rhon Strong Projects/Techniques:…