Episode 5

Episode 5

In this fortnight's episode, get details on planned projects, three finished objects, and share about when you learned to knit! Purl Scouts Announcements The Summer Shawl Shenanigans KAL is in full swing! Get all the details at atlasknits.com/kals! Make sure to post...

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Episode 4

Episode 4

In this fortnight's episode, get details on yarn, planned projects, works in progress, non-knitting FOs, and thoughts on a social media pet peeve: unsolicited advice. Purl Scouts Announcements The Summer Shawl Shenanigans KAL is in full swing! Get all the details at...

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Episode 3

Episode 3

In this fortnight's episode, get details on new yarn purchases, works in progress, a finished object, and a new section on Amanda's musings while she's knitting. Purl Scouts Announcements The Summer Shawl Shenanigans KAL is in full swing! Get all the details at...

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Episode 2

Episode 2

In this fortnight's episode, get details on the Summer Shawl Shenanigans knitalong, new yarn purchases, and the overcoming the hat design curse. Purl Scouts Announcements The Summer Shawl Shenanigans KAL begins next Monday, August 6. Get all the details at...

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Episode 1

Episode 1

Provisions & Scouting 716knit 716pride in Everyone Wants Petrified Hamsters and They're Never Happy With Them, Lisa Frank, Making Friends with Telepathy, Rainbow Sprinkles, Your Face is a Poem. Abacus Dyeworks Blissful MCN in Ultraviolet and Spring Crocuses Yarn Geek...

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Mindful Knitting Series: Seeing Our Stitches

Mindful Knitting Series: Seeing Our Stitches

Have you ever taken pause and watched how loops pull through the other loops on your needles? How wrapping your stitches a different way affects what appears in the fabric? Where does the yarn move between stitches? How combining two stitches together in...

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Mindful Knitting Series: The Opposite of Autopilot

Mindful Knitting Series: The Opposite of Autopilot

I used to have a long commute to my job at a software company. Most mornings, I’d enjoy taking in the scenes of my route from home to Boulder, nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Rocky Mountain mornings are beautiful, and mountains seem alive...

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Alternating Skeins : Own That Ómbre

Alternating Skeins : Own That Ómbre

Knitting with hand-dyed yarn is a colorful delight. Yarns that are hand-dyed have colors with rich depth and a stunning complexity. So why is it that some of the skeins are so different, and how do I prevent my project from turning into a blotchy, striped...

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Breaking Through

Breaking Through

Breakthrough: An act or instance of moving through or beyond an obstacle. Breakthroughs come in many forms. In the forest, some trees grow beyond the understory to the canopy, free of a life of stunted growth into a layer where they struggle less to...

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