Dear Knitters and Readers, Thank you for following Ingebretsen’s Knitting blog. We want to let you know that we will be on hiatus for an indefinite period of time. All of the Lake Street community has felt grief, pain, and loss from the events of the past three weeks. Ingebretsen’s, like our neighbors, must now… More Taking some time to reflect
I won’t ask for a show of hands, but how many of you have looked at a knitting pattern, shrugged at the line that says, “Make a gauge swatch” and entrusted the fit of your knitting project to wild optimism? Are you part of the knitting population who closes their eyes, clicks their heels, and… More Why bother with a gauge swatch?
We’ve all been watching the devastation taking place in Australia with the wildfires. Efforts are being taken to save not just humans and property but the wildlife. It is estimated that close to a billion animals have already been lost to this fire. One thing that is helping is people are knitting, crocheting, and sewing… More Australia Needs Your Help