Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, knitting patterns, Shawls and wraps, Tops & Sweaters

Book Review: Warm Days, Cool Knits

Today I am reviewing this wonderful knitting book, Warm Days, Cool Knits, for you dear readers! I was fortunate to win this book by listening to The Yarn Thing podcast with Marly Bird. She interviewed the designer, Corrina Ferguson of Picnic Knits. I left a comment on her show notes and won the book and… Continue reading Book Review: Warm Days, Cool Knits

Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, knitting patterns, Shawls and wraps

FO: Glen Lennox Shawl

Remember my review of the book "Free-Spirit Shawls" by Lisa Shroyer?  Well, I recently finished a project from the book and turned out to be so beautiful and soft! This is Glen Lennox, designed by Kate Gagnon Osborn.  Most of the shawl is worked in seed stitch with a cabled edge.  I used Plymouth Yarn… Continue reading FO: Glen Lennox Shawl

Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, knitting patterns, Shawls and wraps

Book Review: Free-Spirit Shawls

I have the pleasure of telling you about a fantastic book by Lisa Shroyer, editor of Knitscene magazine. The book is Free-Spirit Shawls, a collection of knit shawls in various shapes and sizes.  I am so excited that Interweave sent me this book to review because I am in love with shawls, and I've been improving my… Continue reading Book Review: Free-Spirit Shawls