Knitting Is Magic

Much like the release of the Harry Potter movies, the highly anticipated official Harry Potter knitting pattern book has had fans on the edge of their favorite knitting chair. Today, Tanis Gray’s Knitting Magic is available, featuring over 25 book-inspired patterns designed by some of our industry’s most revered talents. Cast on today and perhaps you’ll have a Mrs. Weasley sweater to gift by the end of the year.

Be A Squam Vendor

The beloved Squam Art Fair is popping up in Holderness, NH on June 6th and September 19th connecting art lovers with unique handcrafted wares including pottery, jewelry, textiles, and more. Vendor applications are now being accepted from those who want to be part of this annual tradition in the woods.

Tour New England With By Hand Serial

By Hand Serial has released its 11th issue which celebrates Vermont and New Hampshire in true knitty style. Inside, discover New England in the fall, meet local makers, and be inspired by patterns that pair style and function. Knit a shawl, mittens, and three garments using one of the region’s highlighted yarns: Harrisville Designers, Green Mountain Spinnery, and Wing and a Prayer Farm. Lookbook No. 11 is now available to purchase, but you can spy the patterns on Ravelry first.

CAST ON: Snowdrop Hat by Kate Gagnon Osborn

There’s still time to knit and wear a hat this season, so why not cast on this new stranded color work hat from Kate Gagnon Osborn? Part of Kelbourne Woolens Year of Gifts – the first pattern in the collection, in fact, this hat is knit with two colors of sport weight yarn and features a folded brim, charted instructions, and a a slouchy style that is fun to wear.