A Pi Day Party plus new stuff!

Divide the circumference of a circle by its diameter. The answer is 3.14 (and so on, and so on), or π (Pi)! Some fun facts about π are: – Both the ancient Babylonians and Egyptians knew about the Pi ratio. – Pi is an infinite decimal. – The numbers to the right of the decimal …

Pom Poms!

We have a bunch of pom poms for you! These faux fur cuties (tribbles anyone?) are available in a variety of different colours. They have a handy dandy tie that you thread through the hat and knot, so you can take your pom pom off when you wash your hat. Genius! We also have a …

There’s a New Mitten in Town!

We’d like you to meet Correna’s mitten baby! It’s called “Labakinnas,” it was inspired by a vintage chart she found, and then created her mitten pattern from. We think it’s really pretty, and thought you might like to give it a try too. You can download it free from our website here. We hope you …

Mitten Number 5!

Wow! We are on mitten number 5 of our Knit-A-Long! Have you checked out our Ravelry group thread? There are lots of great photos of everyone’s mittens, it’s worth checking out. Also, if you’re on the old Instagram, tag your photos with #marilynns2019kal and we can see them there as well! Here is Marilynn’s mitten …

Mitten Station Experimentation!

For mitten number 5, Annie thought she’d try a little experiment. When knitting her mini mittens, she used a 2.25 mm needle and Jamieson & Smith 2 ply Jumper Weight yarn, which is a fingering weight. This gave her a gauge of 34 stitches over 4 inches, or 8.5 stitches per inch. Plus an adorable …

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