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GIVEAWAY: Knitter’s Pride Nova Platina 16″ Needle Set

Are you in the market for a new set of needles, but don’t have the cash for them? Great news – VeryPink.com is giving away a set of Knitter’s Pride Nova Platina 16″ Needles! You can enter by heading over to Very Pink’s YouTube page and comment directly on this video.   The instructions are: Please […]

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Free Knitting Pattern: Palm Leaf Dress with Collar

Are you looking for a cute skirt for the little girl in your life? Look no further – Pickles has a great free pattern called The Palm Leaf Skirt. Check it out below: Sometimes all you need is a projects that knits itself. This skirt is one big snoozefest until yoiu reach the leaves at […]

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Guess ‘knit’ or ‘crochet’ and WIN!

Oh, Lord have mercy. Is this the bane of your existence? You can [insert ‘knit’ or ‘crochet’ here] but you cannot [insert ‘knit’ or ‘crochet’ here], but yet your friends and family consistently as you to [insert ‘knit’ or ‘crochet’ here] when you cannot/have no desire to. You feel me. Even today, I was tagged on […]

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Craftgossip Giveaway: Knit Stitch Dictionary

Are you in the market for a new dictionary of knit stitches? Don’t have time to grab your smartphone or power up a computer to Google knitting YouTube videos? Great news – Graft Gossip has a knit stitch dictionary giveaway! This week’s giveaway is a new collection, Knit Stitch Dictionary by Debbie Tomkies. It includes […]

Nicholas Hoult in Cannes.

Mad Max’s Nicholas Hoult is The King of Knitting

Last weekend I saw the film “Mad Max: Fury Road” and ADORED it. My 17-year-old daughter loved it more than all of the die-hard 80s guys, my husband/her father included. Anti-feminist/meninist brouhaha notwithstanding, it is a must see! And did you know that the film’s star Charlize Theron taught co-star Nicholas Hoult how to knit? […]

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From Buzzfeed: 19 Nerdy Knits!

I’m a huge fan of Buzzfeed (incidentally, just teared up a few minutes ago at their Chicago Blackhawks video with little Cammy Can). Today they have a great article on 19 Nerdy Knits You Need to Knit Right Now. Of course, there’s plenty of Doctor Who (swoon!), but also a Jayne Hat, some Harry Potter, […]