Tag Archives: TNNA

Introducing Michelle Miller of Fickle Knitter

In my last post, I introduced you all to Lorajean Kelly of Knitted Wit. Today, I want you to meet Michelle Miller, the brains and talent behind Fickle Knitter Designs. Both Michelle and Lorajean will be giving a talk and … Continue reading

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In Praise of Garter Stitch

I am not usually a fan of “simple” knitting – sometimes called “idiot knitting” or “TV knitting” (at TNNA, we were taught in a marketing class to call it “meditative knitting” so as not to insult our customers). The most … Continue reading

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Craftapalooza

I have a had a most crafty weekend! After cooking Thanksgiving for 12 people and working 5 hours of Black Friday at the yarn store mostly by myself, I told myself Saturday was my day to do whatever I damn … Continue reading

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TNNA Days 4 and 5 – Show Me The Money!

I have been out of commission, at least in terms of blogging, for the last few days and I do apologize. I have been, as Bob Cratchitt would say, “making rather merry” with friends and family who are happy over … Continue reading

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TNNA Day Two – Sampling

The first full day of the TNNA show, we woke up to some threatening skies and rain over Columbus. This didn’t bum us out too much, as we planned to spend most of the day indoors either in marketing classes. … Continue reading

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TNNA Day One – Howdy from Columbus

Just came back from 4 -or was it 5? – very busy days at the National Needle Arts Association‘s semi-annual trade show in Columbus, Ohio. Ellen and I both went to buy things and check out what’s new for K2Tog, … Continue reading

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