I’m looking for quick and reliable test knitters to work with me on my Narwhal pullover pattern. The deadline for the test knit is June 30th. If you wish to be part of this test knit please send me a message saying which size you want to knit by email at lunaknitblog (at) gmail.com. You can see … Continue reading NARWHAL. CALL FOR TEST KNITTERS.
The story of the Narwhal pullover started back in 2016. Karen Templer from the Fringe Association blog started a top-down pullover KAL (knit along), where all the participants improvised their own pullovers, knitted from top downwards, of course. I had fallen in love with this beautiful cable pattern after seeing it on Pinterest and desperately … Continue reading NARWHAL.
There’s a new YouTube video. You can watch it below or read the my notes under the video! First, a big thank you for everyone who has taken part of the submission reject conversation. It has been so amazing to read all your thoughts on the subject and all the messages of encouragement you have … Continue reading #SUBMISSIONREJECTS. THOUGHTS AND ANSWERS.
I made a new YouTube clip where I’m talking about submitting your designs to publications and dealing with the inevitable letters of rejection. I wanted to open this discussion because I think it’s important to be honest about my struggles as an aspiring knitwear designer. Usually we only show the good stuff, the successes and … Continue reading #SUBMISSIONREJECTS.
I have made a new YouTube video, in which I’m talking about something a bit more personal – submitting work for publications and dealing with the rejection letters. You can watch the clip below or go to Youtube and watch it there. I also started a hashtag on Instagram #submissionrejects and I hope you will join the … Continue reading #SUBMISSIONREJECTS PODCAST EDIPSODE NOTES.
I have now added two new videos on YouTube. In the first one I’m talking about the Artemis socks design and my collaboration with Annabel Williams (as well as showing a spring hat I knitted and a cowl I’m working on), and in the second one I’m showing how to knit all the cables you … Continue reading ARTEMIS SOCKS ON YOUTUBE.
Last November Annabel approached me with a collaboration idea. She dyes yarn with natural dyes such as avocado and madder, and she wanted me to try some of her sock yarn kits. I had been playing with a new sock design idea in my head, so I asked her if she liked the idea of … Continue reading ARTEMIS SOCKS.