Innovative constructions that blend traditional techniques with unexpected shapes and stitch patterns. Shawls are always popular; they're the perfect portable project to show off special yarns.
Every project looks perfect when you put it on an adorable baby! From booties you can whip up in an evening to heirloom lace cardigans — all carefully designed to be practical for sleep deprived parents.
It might be years since I left formal education, but this time of year always makes me want to shop for back-to-school clothes (and new pens). Casting on a new vest is the perfect alternative.