LIBRARY: A HAND-KNITTER'S TALE
Novelist, poet, critic, activist, literary icon...knitter. The redoubtable Margaret Atwood speaks to Erin Slonaker about her favorite pastime.
SPOTLIGHT ON: YSOLDA TEAGUE
Great Scot! The Edinburgh-based designer on how her hobby became her career. By Daryl Brower
MEG SWANSEN: RESPECTING ROW GAUGE
Row, row, row your gauge. Meg merrily explains why row gauge is so crucial to knitting success.
DEBORAH NEWTON: FINISH BEFORE YOU START
Newton's premiere column is paean to finishing.
A teen-geared knitwear-design program at the Rhode Island School of Design is cultivating the talent of tomorrow. Plus: Meet the young winner of the Vogue Knitting Challenge.
A BRIEF HISTORY OF CIRCULAR NEEDLES
Carol Sulcoski circles back in time to track the history of one of knitdom's favorite tools.
OBJECTS OF DISIRE
A still-life gallery come to life: Ten spring essentials inspired by Cezanne's masterful tough with color, light and texture.
A girlhood favorite grows up to be quite the flirt.
A MIDSUMMER KNIT'S DREAM
Ethereal shells, tanks and tees fit for a love-stuck heroine.
THE BACK STORY
A secret garden of knits with stunning views all the way around.
Twinkle and M. Patmos put some spring into their stitches.
The coverup is ready for its closeup.
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Inspirational Yarn Shop
Techniques & Abbreviations
Yarn Buying Guide