Crochet Swatch at Angels Stadium

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

May 18, 2018

As I sat down to write this post, I wondered if there were any famous baseball players with a documented love of fiber arts. You know, like Antti Koskinen, coach of the 2018 Finnish Olympic snowboarding team, who knit at the top of the slopes while his athletes were preparing for their runs in PyeongChang.

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Knitting Doodle for Google

Knitting Doodle for Google

May 10, 2018

What inspires you? That's the theme of Google's 2018 children's doodle contest. How exciting that California's state winner is inspired by her family of knitters! The artists' name is still a secret, because voting is live now, but here's what he/she has to say about her doodle: "Just like the coziness of the blankets we knit, my family brings each other the warmth and love that supports all creativity..."

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Izzy Knits Makes its SoCal Debut

Izzy Knits Makes its SoCal Debut

April 27, 2018

If you're driving the 405 between Mission Viejo and Fullerton, you're likely to see IZYKNIT on the freeway. We may not have a physical location yet, but we're present in the OC. Watch out, here we come!

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LA Yarn Crawl 2018

LA Yarn Crawl 2018

April 25, 2018

Taking place over four days, from Thursday, April 19th through Sunday, April 22nd, LA Yarn Crawl 2018 brought together local yarn shops and fiber enthusiasts from all over Southern California. When Dave agreed to join me, he had no idea what he was getting into ... 19 local yarn shops in 2-1/2 days! 

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Izzy Knits is Coming Soon!

Izzy Knits is Coming Soon!

February 26, 2018

Izzy Knits is an idea that's been percolating since 2012. Finally, 6 years later, it's becoming a reality! Named after our dear Izzy (pictured above), Izzy Knits is your new home for knitting, weaving, and crochet.

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