Author Archives: Kara


The Editor Wants to Know! Slip a Knit Stitch the RIGHT Way

slip the first stitch

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Editor Wants to Know! This time we’re talking about such a simple little technique that produces dramatic results, but unfortunately many knitters get this wrong. My burning question is: What’s the point of slipping the … Continue reading

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The Editor Wants to Know! How to Make an I-Cord Buttonloop & Share Your Own Innovative Uses for this Versatile Cord!

icord

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Editor Wants to Know! My burning question is: Have you ever tried working an attached I-Cord? If so, what kinds of innovative uses have you discovered for it in your knitting? In the … Continue reading

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Knitted Knockers – How a Simple Gift of Love & Dignity Changes Lives of Breast Cancer Survivors

On Power Purls Podcast, episode 043, I’m chatting with Knitted Knockers Founder, Barb Demorest. In the episode, she shares her amazing story about courage and how by receiving a pair of Knitted Knockers from a friend, this became the pivotal … Continue reading

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Are You Ready to #KnitWithLena? Knitalong Starts July 29!

Join us for a new knitalong!

 

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The Editor Wants to Know! Ask Me Anything + A Day in the Life of Creative Knitting Magazine

Ask me anything!

Hey everyone! The tables are turned this week, and now it’s your turn to ask me your BURNING questions, LIVE on Facebook at 12pm EST today. Ask me anything about the magazine, techniques, yarn, etc. Plus… I’ll do a tour of my … Continue reading

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