But first, pull up a chair at the knitting table for another celeb knitter. This past Saturday, BD Wong showed off his knitting skills at Neighborhood Fiber Company.

Keep Your Hands Warm

Coedited by Jeanette Sloan and Kate Davies, Warm Hands is a collection of 15 mitten patterns designed by a global collective of designers, including the collaborators. Inside the print and e-book find wristlets, mittens and fingerless mitts, some with cables and others with colorwork. Both versions are now available for purchase.

LA Yarn Crawl

Head to LA for the 9th annual Los Angeles Yarn Crawl happening March 26-29. During the 4-day event, knitters, crocheters, and other fiber enthusiasts are invited to visit the 18 participating, women-owned yarn shops that span 143 miles around LA County. Download the Crawl’s event calendar now to view the full schedule of trunk shows, promos, and activities, and keep your eyes peeled for the new LA Yarn Crawl app that will be released in the App store and Google Play later this week, which will offer the event schedule, an interactive map, and a way to connect with other Crawlers.

Cluck, Cluck, Knit

If you can’t be inspired by a chicken, what can you be inspired by? Hue Loco has introduced the first colorway in their Spring 2020 Backyard Chicken Collection: a mesmerizing blend of orange and purple inspired by the Silver Duckwing Araucana. This colorway is now available on Phyllis Sock – a bundle of one full skein and two mini skeins. This hen will be followed by three hens and four roosters to round out the Spring 2020 line.

CAST ON: Strip Stripe Blanket by Meg Vader Woude

Playful stripes are the hero in this new blanket from designer Meg Vader Woude. One-color garter stitch columns are capped with two-color striped triangle sections, which marries subtle, horizontal stripes with bold diagonal ones. Make this blanket in a baby blanket or throw blanket size with 848-1271 yards of bulky weight yarn.