the evolution of a hat pattern (part 1)

This is the story behind my new design, the Go USA Hat, that I just posted on Ravelry as a free pattern. I think many people are curious about how designs come into being and how many iterations of a project are sometimes necessary before a final product is ready. When we heard that Imperial […]

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Hat one back

join our own mad hatter!

We have a mad hatter on our hands! Faithful employee Cecilia is knitting 52 hats this year. That’s one a week (on average – though Cecilia is quick to say that some may take longer and some may take less time)! She says: I love to knit hats. It is my go to project when […]

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day 4 at tnna

Today started out with a really fun class with Cat Bordhi (designer and author) called Creative Abundant Designs. It was all about a unique way of getting outside of your own head to come up with design ideas for knitting patterns – although I’m sure it could work for any creative process. It’s rather hard […]

Read More » | January 12, 2014 | Category: Special Events | Comments: none


day 3 tnna

We’re exhausted tonight – walking the show floor is tiring, and our minds are a-whirl with all of the possibilities! So only photos, in no particular order and with no captions…

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