Writers who knit or is it Knitters who write? These ladies of the pen and needle were at an annual conference in San Francisco earlier this month and they paid a visit to the store. From left to right, Elizabeth Boyle, Christina Skye, Candi Jensen, Debbie Macomber and her assistant Renata.
August 13, 2008
May 4, 2008
April 2, 2008
Allison with Steven and Michael of Y Knit. They were showing Troy and Doug, visiting Ravelrers, the sights and yarn of San Francisco. What is Y Knit? Only the greatest knitting podcast on the internet. You can subscribe through iTunes or listen here.
December 14, 2007
What a treat it was to have Sabrina Gschwandtner in the store. It was fascinating to learn about the process involved in making her book KnitKnit: Profiles and Projects from Knitting’s New Wave. How the supposedly straightforward concept of each person interviewed identifying themselves as artist, craftsman, designer or knitter, speaks volumes of how dynamic knitting is today. Sabrina deftly captures and explores this tension. If you haven’t already picked up a copy, do.
December 5, 2007
Right after Thanksgiving, Dave and Terri Gentszch of Ozark Handspun came for a visit. They brought a bushel of new colors and some fabulous samples. Allison is wearing a shawl that you have to see to believe. Come down to the store to see all the beautiful, mohairy bounty!