Sunday, June 20, 2010

In this follow-up to the best-selling Design It, Knit It, celebrated designer Debbie Bliss knits up the most adorable collection of baby wear ever.
Fifteen all-new designs for sporty sweaters, knits for preemies, special occasion outfits and accessories showcase Debbie's signature style. In addition, she leads readers through the entire process: size and shaping, yarn selection, color and pattern, and embellishments.

A designer's workbook, which includes knitters' graph paper, templates for garment shapes, and a stitch gauge, rounds out this indispensable guide to designing and knitting for babies.

Saturday, June 19, 2010

New yarns from Rowan... and Amy Butler?

Rowan announced they joined forces with Amy Butler on a new handknit collection.

Although the yarns look really nice I cannot understand the connection with Amy Butler, except from a photograph on Rowan website were the yarns show on a basket made of Amy Butler beautiful fabric.
Take a look at the new yarns, Belle Organic DK & Aran.

Good news for Lion Brand fans outside USA and Canada

Yes! Finally for those who don't live on US territory or Canada Lion Brand is now shipping internationally! And it’s a big list of new shipping countries!

Check it out here.