Author Archives: Kara

New Knitalong with Melissa Leapman Starts April 10th!

If you received the latest issue of Creative Knitting, you’ll see that Melissa Leapman will be hosting the next Knitalong for the Soft Shells Runner & Stitch Blocks featured in the Summer 2015 issue! The fun begins on April 10th, so go … Continue reading

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Knitumentary week #5 Let’s Make a Cowl for Mimosa!

  We’ve reached our final week of the Knitumentary project and I have a little bonus that I think you’ll really like. If you have some leftover yarn from Mimosa, how about making a matching cowl? It’s pretty easy to … Continue reading


The Knitumentary Project Week #4 – Knitting on the Beach and Using the Early Morning Hours as a Conduit for Creativity

Beach knitting? Don’t I wish with all this crazy winter weather! In this week’s post, I reflect on how each project made holds its own story, and one of those that I share here was knitting on the beach each … Continue reading


Fiber Fun Friday – Get Your Weekend Mojo with Some Knitting Inspiration!

  Happy Friday! Today’s theme is all about knitting inspiration and things that will help you ignite your mojo this weekend! If any of you out there have joined me for the Knitumentary, stay tuned for this Sunday’s post which … Continue reading

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Knitumentary Week #3- Your Questions Answered and a Peek Inside My Knitting Notebook

So last week our weekly challenge was to cast on and begin the Back portion of Mimosa for 7 inches. Unfortunately, I only made it to about 3 1/2 inches as you can see. I was very ambitious, but didn’t … Continue reading