There comes a time in a knitter’s life, usually in mid-December, when one realizes the list of gifts one planned to knit and the list of gifts that one can complete in time for Christmas are two very different lists. Sadly, the latter list is usually shorter than the former. Knitters, however, are resourceful, problem-solving… More A gift guide for knitters who are pressed for time.
Knitting patterns that are enjoyable to make and feasible to finish in time for Christmas are not unicorns. They do exist and Ingebretsen’s has them. You are not consigned to giving cute Christmas cards with rain checks and promises that the recipients will get their gift on St. Patrick’s Day. Below are some suggestions for… More Quick knits that are lovely gifts
October is a time to pick apples, pumpkins, and patterns for hand-knitted Christmas gifts. Hand-made gifts are appreciated, Ralphie’s pink bunny pajamas from “A Christmas Story” notwithstanding. If you are making gifts this year, some of our staff have strategies that may help you complete your knitting on time. Karen Haynes knits for relaxation. “Some… More Ready, Set, Go start knitting your Christmas gifts.