A Much Needed Lazy Weekend

Rain, rain, rain. It’s all I have heard beating on my windows all day long. Sounds like tomorrow will be more of the same along with Monday. Usually, rainy days are perfect for crafting, but today was for being lazy instead. Although I prefer to call it resting. I hate feeling so guilty about laying […]

Sad, sad day in the crafty world

We’ve lost a great crafter and blogger today. I was shocked and saddened to hear the news about the loss of Kathreen Ricketson, the founder of Whip Up just a few moments ago. While I never met Kathreen in person, she was someone I “knew”. It’s quite amazing how a computer can bring us crafters […]

November Knits winner

And the winner of a copy of November Knits is….. Debbie H! Thanks for commenting everyone! If you didn’t win, make sure to go check out November Knits at your LYS!

Rock the Vote for Knitty City!

Just popping in after another long absence to ask you guys to help my good friends at Knitty City. They are one of 10 Big Break finalists and are competing for a $25,000 prize that they will use towards building more knitting communities in the New York area. More knitting communities = more knitters. More […]

180 degrees

The past 8 weeks have been quite a whirlwind. Here I am, thinking I’ll be devoting all of my time to independent design and building my own business. Then it changes in an instant! When I was laid off from my job back in January, I was a little sad, but I was excited about […]

December? Already?

During the last two months or so, I have almost completely disappeared off of the knitting radar. I think I sighed a little too large sigh of relief at half deadline. But here we are in December and I have a book due in a little over 4 months! I have been working, but it […]

Remember Me?

Yes, I am still here! The book is coming along well, but is sucking up all of my time for the moment. My first deadline is a little over a month away and I am a little nervous about that. So, I don’t really have as much time to spend here, there, or anywhere for […]

And the Winner is….

And the winner of the Freddie’s Blanket giveaway is commenter #10 – Devon! Congratulations! Thanks everyone for your comments! You guys definitely have some very special children in your life. If you didn’t grab a copy in the giveaway, don’t be sad. You can visit Slate Falls Press’ etsy shop or your LYS and pick […]

We Have A Winner!

Thank you so much to everyone who took the time to comment. I really enjoyed hearing about your experiences with the SnB series and what you would like to knit from the newest book. I am really proud to be a part of 2 of the books from the series that have brought so many […]

Shannon Okey’s Book Tour

Send me questions for Shannon! neoknits will be hosting one leg of the blog tour for Shannon Okey’s new book The Knitgrrl Guide to Professional Knitwear Design on July 23rd. I will be doing an interview with Shannon and would like you guys to send in any questions you may have for her. If you […]

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