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The Creative Knitting Editor's Blog is exactly what you need for inspiration, tutorials and fiber-love. Head on over today to join in on these hot topics!

Quickie Mesh Cowl -- How-To Video Tutorial. Make It This Weekend!

In this video, designer Cheryl Beckerich provides you with clear step-by-step instructions to knit her Quickie Mesh Cowl, which is featured on the cover of the Creative Knitting Special Interest Publication, Knits in No Time just in time for the weekend! Click here to read more.

Mindful Mondays -- Refresh & Reprogram Your Monday Mindset

Now that we're at the top of a new week, do you feel overwhelmed or are you energized about the promise of another week ahead? Do you map out your tasks with a to-do list, and then jump in with enthusiasm? Or do you consider them to be boring chores and look at what you have in front of you as an overwhelming trudge uphill? Click here to read more.

Overcoming Knitter's Block

I bet everyone reading this post has done the same thing. You go into your local yarn shop and fall in love with some gorgeous yarn. Deciding you can't live without it, you buy the yarn on the spot having no idea what you will do with it. When reason kicks in the next day (or year or decade), you realize that you have no idea what you will do with the object of your instant attraction. What caused your heart to beat faster at the LYS is now creating a knot in your stomach as you admit you're stuck in knitter's block. Click here to read more.

The Editor Wants to Know

Kara Gott Warner, executive editor of Creative Knitting magazine, asks those BURNING questions that all knitters want to know. Get into the conversation!

What blog topics do you like best? Tutorials? Articles? A Combo of Both?

In this edition of The Editor Wants to Know, I'd like to ask you a few simple questions in an effort to understand what kind of topics you like seeing on this blog. Share your thoughts.

Combining Knitting & Crochet Together. Is This a BIG Knitting No-No?

Are you all about knitting and wouldn't dare touch a crochet hook, or do you embrace both techniques and find it hard to just choose one? Click here to join in.