Eisaku Noro, the founder of Noro Yarns, passed away on September 9. Find out more about him here.
Southern California teen Noemi Mendez crocheted her Quinceanera dress
Knitwear designer Veronika Lindberg knitted and crocheted her wedding dress. She chronicled the journey on her youtube channel. She also released a book of patterns, Knit This! around the same time as the wedding (And moving into a new house!!). Congrats to Veronika, and holy cow that’s a lot to juggle at once!
Zooniverse, a machine learning collective, is looking for volunteers so sort and categorize vintage knitting leaflets for their latest project. More information on the project and how it will be used can be found here.
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