Author Archives: Kara


Creative Knitting Magazine has a Brand Spankin’ New Home on Instagram. Let’s Celebrate with a Two-Week Knitalong!

For two exciting weeks, July 29-August 12, Creative Knitting invites Lena Skvagerson, the ultra-talented lead designer of Annie’s Signature Designs so we can all join together and make her shawl design, Undulating Waves, which will be featured in the autumn 2016 … Continue reading

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The Editor Wants to Know! How Do you De-Stress with Your Knitting + 6 Tips from Kara!

In this edition of The Editor Wants to Know! I asked you in my Facebook Live video: How does your knitting help you de-stress? What a great conversation it was! You can check out the video here and leave your … Continue reading

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The Editor Wants to Know! Ask Me Anything!

Hey everyone! The tables are turned this week, and now it’s your turn to ask me your BURNING questions. Ask me anything about the magazine, techniques, yarn, etc. Even if it’s silly and you think it has nothing to do … Continue reading

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Creative Spaces: Meet Lena Skvagerson, Lead Designer of Annie’s Signature Designs and Associate Producer of Knit and Crochet Now!

I’m so excited because I’m reviving a special blog series, called Creative Spaces! Today I’m chatting with Lena Skvagerson about what it’s like working on the Annie’s Signature Designs collection and also her experience as Associate Producer and expert on the Annie’s PBS … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday: 4 Ways Knitting Can Increase Your Peace

Happy Monday! I wanted to help jump start your week with a few ways that knitting can increase your peace and make you more mindful! Let’s jump into to these 4 ways that you can increase your peace right NOW! #1. … Continue reading

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