Get Cozy with Novel Noel Advent

The first pattern in Olga Buraya-Kefelian Novel Noel Advent is now available. Shutter is the first novelty cabled headband in a collection of seven headbands that are either cabled or cable-looking. Each Wednesday through December 23rd, receive a new headband pattern complete with tutorials. Purchase the e-book now to create a collection of headbands you’ll wear all winter long.

Dress Up for Dressember

Join the Namaste and Crochet team for Dressember, an anti-human trafficking style challenge. Every day during December participants are challenged to dress up in either a dress or a tie, post a pic to social media, and encourage followers to donate money to the Dressember fundraising page. This year, challenge yourself to make and wear homemade items throughout the month.

Get Painterly

MDK welcomes back Kaffe Fassett (you might remember Field Guide 13) for a crash course in color in the latest Field Guide, number 16. Painterly introduces knitters to simple intarsia, with tips and tricks, charts, and clear instructions. Inside find five patterns worked up in bright palettes of Rowan’s Felted Tweed. Get the guide now and be ready for the KAL to follow.

CAST ON: Boucle Bear + Bunny by Stephanie Jessica Lau

With a store-bought look, this adorable bunny and bear will put a smile on anyone’s face. With a special boucle yarn in bulky weight, cast on one of these stuffies that requires crochet, amigurumi, and working in the round experience. The pattern includes step-by-step tutorials to make each animal, as well as instructions for a Christmas Hat and Headband for them to get dressed up.