Ocean Breezes: Scarves Inspired by the Sea

      Just when you thought there are too many books about scarves on the market, Sheryl Thies’s new book Ocean Breezes: Knitted Scarves Inspired by the Sea definitely throws that idea right out of your head.  Sheryl offers you 25 new and different ways to keep your neck warm or just fashionably decorated […]

Autumn Knitting

 There is just something about October. It comes around every year, doesn’t it, and yet it is a welcome guest every time. Yes, summer is wonderful; warm and charming, a season where even a light sweater can feel overwhelmingly hot to the touch. Where I live, in northeast Pennsylvania, the humidity is often the thing. […]

A Knitting Phenomenon

  Knitting has been around forever. In fact, it’s probably older than the hills. And just as resilient. In the year 2012 it is just as popular as ever! Who knew? If you have never knitted, or are considering knitting, or are a beginning knitter, or an established knitter, keep reading. Because there is something […]

Once in a Blue Moon

Once in a Blue Moon Don’t ya know? We just had a blue moon. The last day of August, the 31st, was the second full moon in the month. Better known to all as a blue moon. Now that summer is coming to a close; seasons come and they go so quickly, I enjoy thinking […]

5 Best Reasons to Knit

It’s early September, and I can almost hear sleigh bells. Can’t you? Don’t look now, but summer is on the wane! Without even knowing it, the days are growing shorter, already! Cool breezes are blowing and some foliage is actually going away. But wait! There is a solution….instead of getting depressed, you need to do […]