October 4, 2001
October marks the time when temperatures drop, leaves fall, and a knitter's fancy turns to... socks!
Sock Month Kickoff
This month, join me in a long-awaited exploration of sock knitting. You'll learn about new yarns, patterns, and needles for sock knitting, as well as a nifty software program that lets you design your own sock patterns.
We begin with a look at what constitutes a good sock yarn. If you've ever been nervous about picking the right yarn, read on!
Two More Weeks of Interweave Savings
We still have two more weeks left in our special Knitter's Review discount on all Interweave Press books. Now through October 15th take 10% off every book from Interweave Press. Simply call Interweave at 800-272-2193 to place your order, mention Knitter's Review, and you'll receive the special discount. To see a list of Interweave titles, click here.
Also through October 15th, take 17% off all Interweave Knits subscriptions, including renewals. Click here for details on how to get the discount.
Interweave Press will pass a portion of any proceeds to Knitter's Review, helping us deliver 52 weeks of invaluable knitting commentary free of charge.
Next Subscriber Giveaway
Don't miss this month's subscriber giveaway, a special
sock-knitting prize! Stay subscribed and you could win.
P.S.-Do you have friends who would enjoy Knitter's Review? If so, use our simple Tell a Friend form and let them know about us.
This Week's Newsletter is Brought to You by
The Handworks Gallery
|Socks, socks, and more socks! That's what we're offering
this week, with an exclusive 10% discount on all sock
patterns, books, and kits!
To access our special Knitter's Review page, which includes details on how to get the discount, simply click on the link below.
Click here to go there now.
New This Week...
Finding Your Ideal Sock Yarn
Socks spend most of their lives hidden inside your shoes.
That's why it's important to pick a yarn that not only looks
good but feels good too. Here are some guidelines.
Read the full review
Knitter's Review Poll:
Do you prefer complex or easy patterns?
Participate in our Knitter's Review Poll
and you'll see instantly a tally of all the votes.
We'd like to hear from you!
Send us an idea for the newsletter
Ask us a question
Tell us what you think
(c) Copyright 2001 by Clara H. Parkes. All rights reserved.
Feel free to forward this, in its entirety, to others.
To subscribe, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll gladly add you to our list.
To unsubscribe, send an email to email@example.com and I'll remove you immediately.
To learn how you can sponsor this newsletter, go to