Apply For VKL’s New Launch Pad

As part of their ongoing commitment to a diverse fiber community, Vogue Knitting Live has developed Launch Pad: A Small Business Development Program. This 10-hour program will connect 20 participants with industry experts in a series of online workshops designed to grow and strengthen their businesses. At the end of the Launch Pad, participants will be given the opportunity to purchase booth space at VKL NYC at a discounted rate. The deadline to submit your application is November 15th.

Visit The Beanie Bar

It might be Sweater Weather, but it’s Beanie Season, according to Sh*t That I Knit (STIK). Just in time for cold weather shopping, the STIK team has popped up in Boston’s Seaport District. Visit this hard to miss hat stand to see their iconic beanies in real life. Try them on and the pick up on for you…and everyone else on your holiday shopping list. The Beanie Bar is located at 85 Northern Avenue in Boston through January 6th.

The Flight of the Stitch Markers

Finding the perfect stitch marker can be like finding a needle in a hay stack, but Cocoknits is committed to helping you find it. Meet Cocoknits new Flight of Stitch Markers, which contains the five types of their markers – split ring, triangle, and circles in three sizes – in a rainbow of colors. This collection of markers makes a great gift…though we can’t imagine you ever wanting to part with it.

CAST ON: “Dappled Leaves” by Makenzie Alvarez

Keep hands and forearms warm with this pair of long, fingerless gloves. Knit with fingering weight yarn, create dapples of color by using a variety of mini skeins (go stash busting!) or by choosing a variegated or gradient skein of yarn. Want something to go with these mitts? It’s part of the Let’s Get Knitted Wit-chy collection of ten patterns which is now for sale on Ravelry.