A lovely interview with knitting goddess and one of Knitty’s heroes, Barbara Walker. The interview appeared in a Columbus, Ohio, newspaper, ahead of Ms. Walker’s appearance at last weekend’s TNNA needlearts tradeshow. A new DVD featuring some of Ms. Walker’s knitting work has just been launched.
Residents of the Toronto area should mark Saturday, July 9th, on their calendars: it’s the annual TTC Knitalong.Â Torontonians can regularly be found knitting on the buses, streetcars and subways of the TTC (Kate included!), but this day is extra-special.Â The TTC Knitalong comprises a yarn crawl, a fundraising event, and an awards ceremony and after-party at a local pub …. Details here.
Some excellent yarnbombing displays were created for International Yarnbombing Day last Saturday…
Our own Mandy and her collaborators were caught in the act in Vancouver.
An excellent lamp-post in Pioneer Square in Seattle, WA.
Shall We Knit, an LYS in Waterloo, Ontario (and a favorite of several of us at Knitty), got hit while the owner was at TNNA.