Knitter's Review
November 13, 2003

the view from the hotelWhat happens when you take more than 60 knitters and hole them up in a rustic mountain retreat for three days? Find out as we recap last weekend's second-annual Knitter's Review Retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.


Also New This Week
How many times have you tried to get an accurate stitch-per-inch gauge count, only to get lost halfway through your swatch? Learn about a simple plastic tool that can help bring sense to your swatches. (

In the Forums: Relief for Random Yarns
If your stash is starting to overwhelm you, it might be time to go stash diving and start some new projects. But what can you do with varying amounts of different yarns? Check our brand new forum category, What Should I Make with It?

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In the Boutique: Holiday Cards
That's right, it's time to start writing those holiday cards. If you're looking for something a little unusual, let us help.

November Newsletter Subscriber Drawing
Shorter days mean less sunshine to perk up your spirits. Why not compensate with chocolate? At the end of this month I'll pick one newsletter subscriber to receive a 16-piece box of sumptuous chocolates from San Francisco chocolatier Recchiuti Confections.

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

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