Knitting your Secrets Did you have a secret language with your friends when you were younger, or write notes in invisible ink or mirror writing? Do you want to feel that way again sometimes? Well, now you can by using your knitting to hide information and keep it away from prying eyes. While the… Continue reading The Purl Code
Category: Project Ideas
Two Color Fun
Long time no blog, knitters! Margot here, and in case you were wondering why I haven’t blogged since December, it’s because I’m opening a store in downtown Summit VERY SOON and that has kept me busy lately. I’m having a ton of fun on this new, big project, but it’s also kept me from… Continue reading Two Color Fun
Selfish Knitting Begins!
The holidays are generally characterized by selflessness. It's a time when we're able to think about others, appreciate the role they have in our lives, and meaningfully express our gratitude to them. Whether that involves the holiday hustle for gifts, cookies and decor or time spent giving back to our communities, we're usually quite… Continue reading Selfish Knitting Begins!
Balaclavas Are My New Favorite Cold Weather Accessory
I had to run around the city the other day and it was so cold that my teeth chattered as I very swiftly walked down the street. I can barely stand to go outside as I run from my car to my errands. I'm sitting on my sofa writing this wearing a sweatshirt AND a… Continue reading Balaclavas Are My New Favorite Cold Weather Accessory
We’re All Over this Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show
Back in June, Brooklyn Tweed released Wool People 13, it's collection of designs for their yarns from independent designers. This collection received a hugely positive reception among knitters and little yarn stores like us. If you recall from my blog post in June, I was also totally obsessed with this collection. I had planned to… Continue reading We’re All Over this Brooklyn Tweed Trunk Show