The 4th Annual Historical Knitting Issue features Miss Money’s Patterns, an exclusive Barbara Walker pattern, and instructions to knit a chain-mail hood. Enjoy mitten designs from all over the world.
Explore everyday textiles. View an extensive potholder collection with companion vintage patterns to knit; learn how to make the world’s very best afghans with the Weave-It loom. Discover Anna Samens touching story of knitting for survival.
In the 3rd annual Lace Issue, find six beautiful lace projects and learn the history of Dresden lace embroidery. Discover German designer Herbert Niebling’s lace knitting.
Homage to samplers: crochet, bobbin lace, knitting, sewing, and embroidery. Learn how to make bobbles in your knitting and how to make a crochet sample pillow to show off your work. Plus, see student samplers from early twentieth century Colorado.
Our first Literary Issue reveals what Miss Marple would knit along with nine other literary-inspired projects.
November/December 2010Celebrate thread and discover how to crochet a Russian lace shawl. Find out what Beatrix Potter’s other legacy is, and trace the history of silk.