Blog | Patty Lyons | Knitting Teacher

EXCELLENT Crafter’s Spouse

An Ode to Excellent Crafter’s Spouse A few evenings ago I had an exchange with my husband that only confirmed what I already knew. I have an excellent “Crafter’s Spouse”. It went something like this: David: (hollering from bathroom): “Honey, where’s the dental floss” Me: (still in living room, finishing a row): “Sorry, it’s in […]

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Secrets of Yarn Substitution

Online Knitting Webinar It’s time for another Webinar.  I’m returning to teach Secrets of Yarn Substitution Register now and you’ll be able to download it and watch it later! Learn to substitute yarn with confidence! Proper yarn selection can make or break your knitting project. If done properly, you will have a finished object that will fit […]

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Dear Abby for Knitters!

Dear Abby for Knitters! I’m so excited to announce my new column for KNITstyle magazine. The magazine has been totally reinvented by the new editor Cari Clement, and I’m so proud to be a part of it . . . but I need your help.  I need letters from you amazing knitters out there. From […]

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TNNA & Vogue Knitting Live New York

Catch up blogging part two . . . when last we left our heroes . . . TNNA Jan began with TNNA our annual trade show.  It’s a great time to reconnect with your business contacts, you friends, see all the new yarns and fashion trends coming in the Spring. My first official appointment was […]

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Knitting by Fires

Catch up blogging . . .  Part One 2014 is starting out to be an insanely busy time. This being my first year as a full time knitting teacher and knitwear designer (goodbye office hours and subway commute – yippe!), I’m still learning where the crazily busy time are.  October / November was one of […]

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Stitches East – Amazing!

Next up in the live out of suitcase life of a traveling knitting teacher . . . STITCHES East This was the view from my hotel room window.  Yes, I woke up that early. I hope you enjoyed that picture . . . it’s the only one I took. I was too focused on teaching […]

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