Monthly Archives: January 2015

  • Pattern Template Change

    Posted on January 7, 2015 by Aptenoknits in General Knitting.

    As those of you who’ve purchased multiple patterns of mine know, my knitting pattern format and template is a moving target.  I changed it pretty dramatically for Cephalopod Fin, and I changed it again for Star Stone.  The latter is my latest template and I think it may be a winner.  Because of that, I’m […]

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  • TKGA Master Hand Knitter Program

    Posted on January 5, 2015 by Aptenoknits in General Knitting.

    So I decided to spend some of my holiday money to start the TKGA Master Hand Knitter Program.  I’ve wanted to do it since I first learned about it.  I don’t know why, maybe so I can call myself a “master knitter” or maybe just for the challenge of it.  Regardless, it’s something I want […]

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  • Magazine Review – CrochetScene 2014

    Posted on January 2, 2015 by Aptenoknits in Magazine/Book Reviews.

      As I’ve said before, I don’t really get crochet.  It intimidates me, and I think a lot of patterns are ugly.  When I saw the premier issue of CrochetScene, though I can say for certain that I did not find the patterns to be ugly.  In fact, I found the opposite: they were fresh […]

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