Find Your Fade Knitalong

Find Your Fade is one of the hottest patterns on Ravelry – and for good reason! The Twistedista’s have fallen for this unique gradient shawl, and Andrea Mowry’s gorgeous pattern has us plotting, stash diving, and casting on. There really are just endless color combinations, and every version we’ve seen is beautiful! We thought it would […]

Slow Fashion Month

As the Pacific Northwest begins its rainy season, we are drawn physically and mentally inward to the warmth and comfort of the indoors, re-allotting time once spent hiking and picnicking with friends to more quiet activities. Maybe we begin projects inside the home, or find comfort in the simplicity of things like board games and hot tea. […]

Get Sideways with Francis!

Looking for whole new sweater experience? We’ve fallen in love with Francis by Olga Buraya-Kefelian, a fresh take on side-to-side construction. Knit to two seamless pieces from sleeve to center, it has plenty going on to keep a knitter entertained, while being simple and straightforward enough to cruise along. Mostly worked in stockinette stitch, a garter stitch panel adds […]

What We Knit This Summer: Courtney’s Soccer Blanket

Greetings, Twisted Readers! All this Summer, I’m profiling the projects and adventures of the intrepid Twistedistas. If you’d like to join us in celebrating Summer Crafting, please drop by our Ravelry Group, Twisted in PDX, and share your own Summer traditions and works in progress. This time, Courtney mixes soccer and Malabrigo. Courtney is our […]

Garden House Baby Blanket

Every time I’m together with my fellow Twistedista, Courtney and there’s a slow moment at the shop, we tend to devolve into a frenzy of hair-brained knitting ideas. We had just such a moment earlier this week and the hair-brained idea stuck. I have no need for a new knitting project. There are about half a dozen WIPs […]