Knitalong

4 Day KAL, Blog, Fiber Musings, Knitalong / May 22, 2019

The Who, What, When, Where & Why of the Infamous 4 Day Sweater Knitalong

It all began with a long weekend and a sweater that needed to be knit. I’d never actually knit a sweater in four days (was that even possible?), but I had four days at my disposal before another bundle of deadlines hit and I…

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4 Day KAL, Blog, Knitalong / June 8, 2018

The 2nd Annual 4 Day Sweater KAL

It’s been a bit of a tornado here at Olive Knits headquarters (and by “headquarters” I mean my house), and much of it can be attributed to two things: I’m writing a book with a very aggressive deadline. I had the bright idea…

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Blog, Knitalong / May 17, 2018

The Return of the 4 Day Sweater

The 4 day sweater is back and you can find it here.Last year scores of knitters climbed aboard the party bus of the 4 Day Sweater KAL. Were you one of them? Here’s how it went down: I spontaneously knit a sweater in…

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Blog, Fiber Musings, Knitalong / January 17, 2018

How to Knitalong

Remember the old adage “there’s safety in numbers”?When it comes to knitting with friends – especially on a timeline – this little nugget of wisdom seems especially true. A knitalong (or KAL) or crochetalong (CAL) is an opportunity to knit/crochet with a support team…

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