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Aknitica Has Moved!

Please come check out the up-to-date website at http://www.aknitica.com All my new posts and patterns are done over there, so if you’re subscribing here on the .wordpress blog, you’re missing out!  Honestly, I forgot that this old website was still visible to the public… I stopped paying for the URL to be forwarded, and now […]

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All Wound Up: The Yarn Harlot Writes for a Spin, by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

Who is the Yarn Harlot? She is the inner voice of knitters everywhere. She writes what all of us are thinking, and she writes what only she could think of (and it’s up to you do decide which is which). In this, her third collection of knitting and non-knitting-related essays (although she does try to […]

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Rumors of God by Darren Whitehead & Jon Tyson

Rumors of God: Experience the Kind of Faith You´ve Only Heard About is a Christian book about the question, “What if the rumors are true?” We in North America so often hear stories about other people’s amazing faith; we read about God’s promises and mighty works in the Bible; we hear about miracles happening in […]

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knit, Swirl!

Eye candy. Inspiration. Drool-worthy. Shelf jewelry. And all those words describe only the book. What you can make with this book deserves a whole new set of adjectives. A “Swirl” is a sweater. Or is it a jacket? Or is it a piece of art that you can wear? It’s definitely a chance to pick […]

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Amigurumi Knits by Hansi Singh

First of all, I have to say, “Kraken!” How could I resist a book with a pattern to make a giant squid? (My giant squid is here, if you want to see it.) Not to mention the hermit crabs (Seriously! How did she figure out the math for that three-dimensional, stuffed spiral that makes up […]

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