Kat Dennings’ knitting club with Ronda Rousey

You’ve all heard about celebrity knitters like Sex in the City stars Sarah Jessica Parker and Kristin Davis, Marilyn Monroe, Angela Lansbury, director George Lucas, David Arquette, Mad Men‘s Christina Hendricks, and Amanda Seyfried, but did you know that Kat Dennings has a knitting ‘club’ with American MMA fighter Ronda Rousey? She was just on The Ellen […]

Knitting T-Rex Shirt at Shirtwoot

  If you have dino-mite! knitters in your life, or if you’re just a fan of the Cretaceous period, head over to ShirtWoot! and take a gander at this adorable Crafty Girl tee. This would be a great gift for a knitter who’s all about the Jurassic Park franchise. And the price? $8!! Can’t beat that! […]

Grandma Knits While Paragliding in Iceland

Iceland is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and Kristín Guðbjartsdóttir recently took her knitting to new heights (pun intended) as she tagged along with her paragliding-instructor son on a run recently. Talk about extreme knitting! I am going to agree with her choice of needles here! Shot on a selfie stick, the video […]

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? […]

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, […]