Knitty contributor and all-around fabulous knitter Stephen West has announced a day of events in New York City, October 19th: there will be book signings, a trunk show, and a full day of workshops. Details here.
Things we love part one: Nicky Epstein has launched a club… a year’s worth of exclusive patterns and other goodies from this excellent designer.
At the recent Maker Faire in Queens, New York, artist Andrew Salomone demonstrated his latest project: a knitting machine programmed to knit images uploaded via computer. His biggest creation so far is the “Infinite Recursion Bill Cosby sweater” – a sweater with an image of actorÂ Bill Cosby wearing a sweater that features an image of Bill Cosby wearing the same sweater…
A retired Reverend and her sister are knitting little “church mouse” toys to sell to raise funds for much-needed improvements to their local church facilities in King’s Fee village in Wales. So far they have knitted and sold over 600 of the creatures. They are also hosting a photo contest, seeking photographs of their mice in exotic or unusual locations all around the world.