I am part of a blog tour!!

I will be part of a blog tour for the book ” It’s In the Bag” edited by Kara Gott Warner.

Kara has also done me the honor of being the first fiber artist, of my Fiber Artist Friday!  On Friday we will get a small glimpse into the world of knitting publishing. I can’t wait!

When: 11/16-11/25
Where: 10 Really Cool Blogs

Tour Itinerary:
Day 1- 11/16: Holly Barcelo’s blog- Hook and Needle Girl
Don’t miss Holly’s introduction to many of the exciting designs in the book. Holly will also chat with me about the editing process, and a behind-the-scenes look into how this book was created.

Day 2- 11/17: Kat Coyle’s blog- www.katcoyle.com/blog/. Kat will spend some time with Laura Nelkin discussing her Andrea Beaded Cuffs. Also- Don’t miss Laura’s beading tutorial at Nelkin Designs.

Day 3- 11/18: Susie Gaughan’s blog- Knitting Knoobie Don’t miss Susie’s review of many of the easy and beginner projects as she discusses them from a “newer knitter’s” perspective.

Day 4- 11/19: Kara Gott Warner’s blog- She Knits In The Loop I will talk with Laura Bryant of Prism Yarn about her two designs in It’s In the Bag: Simply Stripes Scarf and Gossamer Capelet. Laura will also discuss how she got her start, and how she became a sensation in the knitwear world. I will also be hold a contest to win this really cool Molly Bag by DellaQ.

Day 5- 11/20: Susan Lawrence’s blog- Knitting As Fast As I Can Susan will be interviewing Colleen Smitherman about her Knit, Then Weave Placemats, and hosting a weaving tutorial. Also- don’t miss out on another contest to win a free copy of It’s In The Bag. Don’t miss this post!
Day 6- 11/21: Laura Nelkin’s blog: Nelkin Designs Laura will discuss some fun and innovative ways for you to make traveling with your knitting a breeze! Leave Laura a comment with your own tips and you’ll be entered in a drawing to win a free copy of It’s In The Bag and a Namaste Needle Case!

Day 7- 11/22: Cindy Moore’s blog- The Fitter Knitter Cindy will chat with Colleen Smitherman about her It’s a Wrap shrug. Colleen will share some of her inspiration behind this fashion-forward design.

Day 8- 11/23: Genna C’s blog- Knitting to Stay Sane Don’t miss Glenna’s post, because she’s be holding a contest for you to win the sweetest DellaQ drawstring bag! Also in store is an interview with Cecily Glowick MacDonald about her Uptown Chic Satchel.

Day 9- 11/24: Lynn Hershberger’s blog- Color Joy. Lynn will chat with Melissa Leapman about her 3 designs in the book: Dual Texture Tunic, Outback Basket Weave Pullover and Saucy Stripes Pullover.

Day 10- 11/25: Faina Goberstein’s blog-Faina’s Knitting Mode Don’t miss Faina’s review: “What’s in the Bag for Kids,” where she emphasizes great projects for kids, and great tips for knitting on short trips! Don’t forget to leave Faina a comment about what kinds of traveling tips you use with your kids. They don’t even need be about knitting…but of course we love that! If you still want another chance to win the book, your tip will be entered in a drawing for another chance to win a free copy!

See you on the 16th!


3 Responses to “I am part of a blog tour!!”

  1. Darcy Says:

    Sounds very excitting I will definitely read all the blogs through those dates:) Hugs Darcy

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