Tag Archives: KAL

Shawl Along KAL

Why We Love a KAL

We love a good KAL and as our summer shawl-along comes to a close, we’ve been enjoying seeing everyone’s finished shawl photos and reflecting on why we love KALs so much. Firstly, what is a KAL? A KAL or Knitalong is a group of people knitting a project together over a set amount of time Read the full article…

Heart on My Sleeve, Tin Can Knits

Tin Can Knits – Heart On My Sleeve: Knit With Care

On Tuesday Tin Can Knits released Heart On My Sleeve: Knit With Care, a book of patterns designed in collaboration with Shannon Cook, Romi Hill, Bristol Ivy, Tanis Lavallee, Joji Locatelli, Jane Richmond, and Ysolda Teague, to fund raise money on the behalf of the Against Malaria Fund. It includes 8 sweater patterns, all sized from newborn to adult 4XL, Read the full article…

YARN the Movie

YARN: The Movie – Screening & KAL

On the 9th of October, Duke’s at Komedia will screen YARN, a documentary by Una Lorenzen, co-directed with Thordur Johnson and Heather Millard. YARN explores the relationship between arts & crafts and fine arts by following international artists who brought yarns into the street through wool graffiti, circus performances and structural designs, giving a new dimension Read the full article…

Juniper KAL

Juniper by Veera Välimäki – Unwind KAL

  Late to the party as ever, I have (naively?) decided to join one of the Unwind knit-a-longs happening over on Ravelry.  Among all of the lovely KALs going on I decided on Juniper, by Veer Välimäki.   A lightweight top down jumper, it may be classic and simple to look at but this jumper has a really Read the full article…