Confident Knitting

Arnall-Culliford Knitwear (AC Knitwear) is back with a third ‘Year of Techniques’ with an all-star lineup of expert instructors. This year, become a more confident knitter so that you can tackle new projects with bravado and ease. Starting on March 1st, receive a series of 12 digital patterns with photo and video tutorials outlining a new technique, ranging from blocking to short-row heels to reversible cables. Each technique is taught by a different design instructor, including Carol Feller, Jeanette Sloan, and Martina Behm, with yarn kits available along the way. Then, in September receive a print copy of Confident Knitting.

Preorder Cwtch

In partnership with Harrisville Designs, Ash Alberg of Sunflower Knits is releasing a new knitwear pattern book this April. Preorder Cwtch now to be delighted with 10 new shawl patterns, as well as 18 recipes for food, drink, and potions for home and body care. Along the way, learn about the designer’s family history and how they find ritual in the everyday. Those who preorder the book will receive a tin of lip balm and an advanced digital copy in early March.

Learn To Knit

If you want to freshen up on basic knitting techniques or if you have a friend who wants to learn to knit, consider joining The Knitting Circle’s 14-day Learn To Knit Series. The free series, hosted by designer Jen Lucas, will walk you through a new set of video instructions each day with the goal of making an Easy Buttoned Cowl.

CAST ON: Moxie Jacket by Sabina Harnage

With Super Bulky Yarn and US 19 needles cast on this super cozy knit jacket, new from Sabina Harnage. Moxie Jacket is a raglan style cardigan that has toggle button closures, a cropped length and extra long sleeves. Sized XS to 5XL, use 361-744 yards of yarn to create this layering piece you wish you had now.