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Pom Pom Quarterly: Winter 2018.

The Winter 2018 issue of Pom Pom Quarterly has arrived here at the shop! Pom Pom is a beautifully designed magazine, carefully put together by writers and editors who clearly love printed matter as much as they love knitwear. This issue is guest edited by none other than Norah Gaughan, who was also featured in … [more]


Making No. 6: Black & White.

Happy to announce that the latest issue of Making is in! The theme of this issue is black and white, and features projects for makers of all kinds – knitters and crocheters, quilters and sewists, weavers and rug hookers, bakers and more. I spotted plenty of familiar names in the knitting department – designers like … [more]


Amirisu, Issue 17.

The latest issue of Amirisu is here! Amirisu is a bilingual knitting magazine from Japan, each issue filled with patterns, articles, and interviews. Amirisu provides a glimpse into the textile and knitting culture of Japan, though fiber artists and knitwear designers from around the world are featured. I spotted a review of Brooklyn Tweed Peerie in … [more]


By Hand Lookbook No. 7: British Columbia’s South Coast.

The latest volume of By Hand is here! By Hand is a series of lookbooks, a magazine of sorts, where each issue focuses on a city or region. The subject matter is the makers of that community, the designers, hand-dyers, yarn companies, and fiber artists that both shape and draw inspiration from the place they call … [more]


Laine Magazine, No. 6.

Last week, we welcomed another beautiful new issue of Laine Magazine. Laine Magazine is a publication out of Finland, a knitting and lifestyle magazine with a love of natural fibers and handicraft as its focus. It’s only a couple of years old, but it already has quite a following, and a reputation for beautiful designs and … [more]


Knitting Traditions.

Another new publication has landed on the teacart here at the shop. Take a peek inside the latest issue of Knitting Traditions. Knitting Traditions looks at the craft from a historical perspective, focusing on techniques and styles from all over the world and across time. This issue features stories about knitting for women’s voting rights … [more]


Pom Pom Quarterly: Autumn 2018.

The Autumn 2018 issue of Pom Pom Quarterly is here, and going fast! We have a limited number of copies and have already been informed that this new issue is sold out, so we can’t get any more – Pom Pom has a big success on their hands with this one! Pom Pom is a beautifully … [more]


Interweave Knits.

The latest issue of Interweave Knits arrived today, a reminder that Fall is getting closer! The theme of this Fall 2018 issue is cables, and I spotted a couple of intricate cabled garments made with yarns we carry here at the shop. The luxurious wrap above is shown in Shibui Drift, a worsted spun, worsted … [more]


Vogue Knitting.

Another magazine showed up this week with a mustard yellow sweater on the cover – must mean fall is coming! Let’s take a look inside the latest issue of Vogue Knitting. The intricate textured yoke turtleneck on the cover was designed by Norah Gaughan for Kelbourne Woolens Andorra, a sport weight wool and mohair blend. … [more]


Knitscene.

The Fall 2018 issue of Knitscene arrived this week! As the days get hotter, I start to fantasize about cooler days, though they’re months away. Magazines like this, full of woolen sweaters, can be a nice retreat from the heat of summer if it doesn’t happen to be your favorite season. I spotted some of … [more]