Blog tour: Interview with Amy Gunderson, author of Knitted Mitts & Mittens
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 16, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m excited to be part of the blog tour for Amy Gunderson’s new release, Knitted Mitts & Mittens: 25 Fun and Fashionable Designs for Fingerless Gloves, Mittens, and Wrist Warmers. I’ll be sharing an interview with Amy and offering a giveaway of the book, so read on for details! Amy is a (mostly) knitting […]

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Interview with knitting designer, Michele Wang
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 7, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m excited to share an interview with a fellow New Yorker, Michele Wang. Michele is a knitwear designer, and if you’re a fan of Brooklyn Tweed, you’ve definitely seen her work before. In addition to appearing in numerous BT publications, Michele’s work has been published by Vogue Knitting, Quince & Co., knit.wear, and amirisu, […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL April Giveaway Sponsor: Bending Flow Designs Guest Post
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Posted by Underground Crafter on April 2, 2014 | Short Link

You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here.  Join in any time for a fun project with great prizes! This month’s giveaway sponsor is Bending Flow Designs (formerly known as Alchemic Viscera). Jesse sells blown glass and wire wrapped creations on Etsy.  In addition to the Etsy shop, Jesse […]

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Interview with (mostly) crochet designer, Anastacia Zittel a.k.a. anastaciaknits
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Posted by Underground Crafter on March 17, 2014 | Short Link

As we pass the midway point of National Crochet Month, I’m excited to share an interview with indie designer, Anastacia Zittel, today.  Anastacia is active online as a blogger and on Ravelry, and you may have come across her as anastaciaknits.  She’s primarily a crochet designer, so I thought it appropriate to interview her during […]

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Interview with Frankie Brown
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Posted by Underground Crafter on March 10, 2014 | Short Link

Today, I’m pleased to share an interview with Frankie Brown.  Frankie is a multi-craftual designer.  I first discovered Frankie’s work last year when I used her Jelly Mould Blanket motif in a baby blanket I made for my newborn cousin. After doing a little digging on her designer page, I realized that I had was […]

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Interview with Laura Watson from Full Moon Farm
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Posted by Underground Crafter on February 24, 2014 | Short Link

At Vogue Knitting Live 2013, I had the pleasure of meeting Laura Watson from Full Moon Farm.  Laura’s yarns were extremely colorful – and so was she! – so I was immediately drawn over to her booth.  It was wonderful to learn that she’s a New York State local (about 90 minutes north of New […]

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Knit Picks Chroma 2014 Collection
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Posted by Underground Crafter on February 19, 2014 | Short Link

Last week, Knit Picks released it’s Chroma 2014 Collection, a set of patterns designed to highlight the distinctive colorways of Chroma Worsted. I’m happy to introduce my pattern from the collection, the Symmetrical Scallops Scarf.     The sample was knit in Seaweed, which reminds me of the darker green colors we see in our […]

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2014 Sampler MKAL February Giveaway Sponsor: An interview with Sarah Kincheloe
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Posted by Underground Crafter on February 1, 2014 | Short Link

You can find more information on the 2014 Sampler MKAL here, and can order the pattern here.  Join in any time for a fun project with great prizes! This month’s giveaway sponsor is sarahkincheloe on Etsy.  Sarah’s shop carries an array of beautiful and functional organizers for crochet hooks and knitting needles.  In addition to donating a […]

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Par Avion
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Posted by Underground Crafter on January 26, 2014 | Short Link

Earlier this week, I came home to this. I hadn’t recently ordered anything from Canada, so I was puzzled.  However, upon turning it over, I discovered the customs form. (In case you’re wondering, there’s almost nothing cooler than seeing the phrase “handknit socks” on a customs form when the temperatures are about 20 degrees below […]

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New in town: Stitched TriBeCa
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Posted by Underground Crafter on January 25, 2014 | Short Link

Some of my longtime readers know that I teach crochet and knitting for DC37, New York City’s largest union of public employees, as part of their Saturday Activity program.  Today was our first class in 2014, and one of my students mentioned that she saw a new yarn shop on Warren Street. Though it was […]

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