Knitter's Review
August 19, 2004

festive ribbon emerging from a vintage Limoges porcelain boxLinda Ligon is one of my mentors. She founded Interweave Press at her kitchen table more than 25 years ago. Today, Interweave Press is a successful multi-magazine fiberarts publishing house.

Her staff recently paid tribute to their much-admired founder by publishing a collection of her most memorable essays, which we review this week.


In the Boutique: Pencil Pushing
Let your love of knitting shine through even when you're writing your grocery list. How? With one of our knitting-themed pencils, of course!

In the Forums: Knitting in Nature?
Many of us seek out the solitude of nature for spiritual rejuvenation and enjoyment of the world around us. Do you take your knitting outdoors with you, and what sorts of places have worked for you? Share your stories.

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Fall Retreat Update
The third-annual Knitter's Review Retreat will take place November 5-7 in Syria, Virginia. Although the weekend spots are now booked, we do have a waiting list for anybody interested, and there's still room for Saturday visitors, so learn more and register to join us.

August Drawing
To help kick off your fall knitting season, we're giving away a Denise Interchangeable knitting needle kit at the end of this month. Simply stay subscribed and you could be picked.

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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Happy knitting!
Joelle and Jen