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Knitter's Review
May 13, 2004

hot and cold collide on a claw footIt's hard to maintain your enthusiasm for something you love without validation from others.

When Annie Modesitt first entered the knitting world, her self-described "unorthodox" knitting style was met with skepticism and disapproval.

Years later she learned that her technique had a name and a history. This week review her self-published book of essays and technical lessons, aptly titled Confessions of a Knitting Heretic.


Also New This Week

In the Boutique: Totes Take Off
Looks like you enjoy our new brightly colored accessory bags and totes as much as I do! Our next shipment of large totes will arrive on June 1, and you can pre-order yours now. In the meantime, we have plenty of medium- and small-sized accessory cases to keep your knitterly life in order.

In the Forums: Biggest Dread?
Fess up: What part of a project do you most dread doing?

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May Subscriber Prize
At the end of this month, I'll choose one random newsletter subscriber to receive a $50 gift certificate to Levenger, makers of fine tools for readers (many of which are also perfect for knitters)!

As always, I thank you for your readership and your support. Happy knitting, and I'll see you in the forums.

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