Two new patterns in the works

My wonderful sample knitter Irina just send me these two projects in the mail. I am loving them both. These are the designs for my own line, so I can show them very soon. Here is the peek that i can offer at this time. I wrote the patterns for many…

Great news for summer

I am so happy today. My friend from my Russian days is planning on coming for a visit. This will be her first time in America and I can’t wait to show this beautiful country to her. She has an appointment with an American Embassy for an interview.  A…

Counting days

We are on the last leg of working on this big project. Editing is a very tedious work, as you know. It keeps me at my computer constantly and my brain is exploding (or it seems like it is). The only thing is keeping me sane right now is that after I a…

Progress on my own Ormond

 I am slowly progressing on Ormond. The body is done. Sorry, my lighting is not good right now.

 

Now I am working on sleeves. I do not have time to knit on my own projects for long, so I thought I should not even think about doing sleeves o…

TWO LUCKY WINNERS OF FREE TICKETS TO VKL!!!

O.K. people! Here it goes!As you know I was given the opportunity to give away two free passes to Vogue Knitting Live in Los Angeles. The deadline for comments was August 1st.I want to thank all of you for participating. We all have something in common…

Two Designs for Classic Elite Yarns

These two designs were just posted on Ravelry.com and on the Classic Elite Yarns website, so they are very new. I loved working with Classic Elite yarns. Each of these yarns are soft and show stitch patterns beautifully. The finished project shapes ver…

Gloves for Claudia Hand Painted Yarns

I love Claudia’s yarns. The colors are always beautiful no matter what colorways you choose. These two designs are sold as one pattern on Patternfish.com.Although the yarn and the gauge are the same, these designs are different. That means you are gett…

CABLED CAP in Knit Noro.

I was busy with so many things and then I was busy traveling (who is complaining?:) I am just saying) that I missed the times when my designs came out. Since there are too many for one post, I am going to break them up into three Groups.The earliest out of this bunch is the Cabled Cap published in the book Knit Noro (Soho Publishing / Sixth&Spring books).This gorgeous hard-cover book has 30

FREE PASS TO VOGUE KNITTING LIVE

I can’t tell you how thrilled I am right now. I just received an offer for two! free passes for a Vogue Knitting Live event in Los Angeles which I can give away to you, my readers. Here are some of the details that I know at this point.Deborah Norvill…

LUXE KNITS the accessories >>> FREE FOR YOU !!

I have a very exciting news. Lark Crafts very generously offered me an extra copy offor one of my readers. I hope you are the lucky one. If you comment on the post about Laura Zukaite’s book , your name automatically will be included in the drawing. Pl…