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#fetchingknits

I’m finally on Instagram. I don’t know what took me so long–it’s so much fun! Follow me for project updates and sneak peeks, and see where I’m finding my inspiration. Don’t forget to tag your photos with #fetchingknits too! [Translate]

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Sophistical – in Knitty First Fall

How excited am I to be back in Knitty? I’m very happy to present Sophistical. This is a great loose-fitting layering piece that’s mostly super-simple and quick to knit. The front and back are worked flat and seamed at the … Continue reading

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Spring into knitting

Spring is a great time to learn to knit! You can practice on a scarf or two, maybe make some mitts or a hat, and by the time the cooler weather rolls around again, you’ll be ready to make your … Continue reading

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The Red Queen is finally ready

Well, this took a lot longer than I thought it would. Probably because I stopped to make a load of tiny sweaters and alpaca cowls for our pop-up sale last month. Anyway, it’s finally done and I think it turned … Continue reading

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Pop up sale!

Come to this tiny holiday market featuring original hand-crafted gifts and accessories by three five Vancouver designers.  You’ll find beautiful leather goods, amazing Selfie dolls, stylish knitted & crocheted things like chunky cowls and tiny sweater ornaments, and more. We … Continue reading

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Would you pay for Knitty?

Knitty is doing this interesting thing. I’m so happy to be able to support such an excellent online knitting magazine. I got my start as a designer in Knitty, and still feel like Amy Singer is my knitting fairy godmother. … Continue reading

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Queen Street goes both ways

I’m excited to release my newest pattern, the Queen Street reversible cardigan. Right-side out, you get sleek slip-stitch ribs on a reverse-stockinette stitch background, with exposed seams. Inside-out, you have nice plain stockinette stitch with garter stitch bands at the … Continue reading

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Introducing: Sleepy Bunny!

Need a gift for a summer baby? Here’s a sweet cotton garter stitch blanket with i-cord edging and a handy loop on one corner. This is a free pattern; get it here.   [Translate]

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Got gauge?

What kind of needles do you use? I have a whole collection of different types made of different materials. My current favourites are metal Addi turbos because they are so smooth and light. But I also have bamboo (Takumi) and … Continue reading

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Made any resolutions for the lunar new year?

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