May 13, 2004
|It'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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