Today we have sun in our minds. Toni Lipsey is first with the Cold Shoulder Mandala Top with a flattering A-line design. Then in the Technique Corner Lena Skvagerson shows how make a crochet rib texture for block 5. Finally, Kristin Omdahl creates the Pickering Pullover that looks amazing on everyone.
Knit and Crochet Now! has a new look for Series 800. As always, you'll get the same wonderful knit and crochet designs and instructions you've loved in the past, but with new hosts and set. Hosted by lead designer Lena Skvagerson and crochet editor Connie Ellison, today's foremost designers Meredith Crawford, Ellen Gormley, Jenny King, Melissa Leapman, Kristen Mangus and Vanessa Wilson show how to create beautiful patterns and textures and use color in new ways. Make lacey cardigans, pullovers and tasseled afghans. Knit and crochet snuggly boots and cozy hats and cowls. And make fashionable purses and totes to take your yarn work everywhere in style. Get great tips from the technique corner, too.