TNNA is coming up

Every half a year I go to our trade show called TNNA (The National Needlearts Association). Over the years I got to know so many people in the industry and every time I come there I meet someone new.  Going there, talking to people, seeing new yarns, books, designs, tools and notions is a must […]

Welted Peerie Shawl

Honestly, I do not know how did I let this go for so long. I mean: not posting here. So much happened and now it is a long line of posts waiting to show up. I am going to start at the end of this line.

This week you will see the new Spring 2013 iss…

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

ORMOND is in the Spring/Summer 2011 fabulous issue of Twist Collective

Before I tell you about my design, I want to say that I am so honored to have my design included in the Twist Collective’s Spring/Summer of 2011 issue. There are so many incredibly talented designers whose work is featured in this issue, that I cannot …

NEW PATTERN CALYPSO CAPELET

I got a very nice surprise today. UPS came by and brought this book by House of Birches with 10 designs on a circular knitting. It is edited by Kara Gott Warner. One of the designs is mine.I love the photography in this book. Some of the projects are …

Hop on a wagon! There is a blog tour for A Knitting Wrapsody going on.

I am very pleased to participate in the blog tour for her new book A Knitting Wrapsody. Although we saw her published knitwear designs before, this is her first book of knitting designs.In this book Kristin made a leap from crochet to knitting. S…

Fashion Show at TNNA in January 2011

I was waiting for this video for some time now. At the end of this clip you will see the three models wearing pieces made out of Bijou Basin Ranch yarn. My design Sasha is one of them. If you want to see just this part of the clip, begin with time arou…