Search Term: Turkey
November 26, 2015
Double-dog dare ya to search for the word “turkey” on Ravelry. It’s especially rewarding if you do not limit your search to knitting. Go ahead and include crochet. You will find a cornucopia of examples of the creative winds beneath our wings as needlecrafters.
This one blew me away. Wish I had a baby handy.
It restores one’s faith in knitted representation of turkeys.
Happy Thanksgiving to all who are celebrating today.
Recent Blog Posts
November 25, 2015 |
Dear Ann, In my family we never went around the Thanksgiving table, each telling something they were thankful for. I attribute this to the dour Danish forebears. Gratitude was one of a whole list of emotions that were felt but rarely expressed. (It...
November 24, 2015 |
Dear Kay, Infidelity is a central component of knitting. Wanton cheating is definitely one of the reasons I knit. I am having a ridiculous amount of fun, stepping out on my main project. I finished the body of the navy blue gansey guernsey jersey...
November 23, 2015 |
Dear Ann: Hey, here’s the first sleeve of my Monomania cardigan. In my push to finish this sweater, I’ve been dragging it around the city with me in a little cloth bag, getting a few rows in here and there when there is a lull in the...
November 22, 2015 |
Dear Ann, Whenever Canadian Thanksgiving pops up on my social media feeds in October, a wave of schadenfreude washes over me: those poor knitters to the north, stuck in the kitchen prepping while I get to knit. Then November comes along and...
November 21, 2015 |
Dear Kay, This post is written by a knitter who loses count, who forgets where she is in the pattern, who can’t recall what size needle was used for the lump of knitting in the Knitopia tote bag in the bottom of her closet. I write this...
November 20, 2015 |
Dear Kay, I’m declaring today National Wear a Handknit Day. Now that we are well into the glory season for handknits, please take a moment to dive into your archive for an on-trend pompom hat or an off-trend drop-shoulder intarsia tunic....
November 19, 2015 |
Dear Ann, As you know, I’m a superfan of the traditional Icelandic sweater, or lopapeysa. I like the sturdy structure of lopapeysas, how quickly they come together, and how great–how actually happy–they look on people of every age,...
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