sept 12-22: the Stash of One’s Own Book Tour!

Each venue will have plenty of books on hand for sale. i ask that you purchase your book(s) from the venue that is hosting us. it’s a simple way to show respect and thank them for letting us take over their space for the evening. if you have any worries about availability, you can always call ahead and reserve a copy. Thank you!


12     Launch party at Somerville Chocolate / Aeronaut Brewing Company 14 Tyler St., Somerville, MA, 6-7:30pm. Porter Square Books will be on hand with books for sale.

13     Knitty City, New York City, 6-8pm

14     Fibre Space, in the new space at 1319 Prince St., Alexandria, VA, 6-8pm

15     The Book Cellar, 4736-38 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, IL, 6-7:30pm. Please note that Franklin Habit is no longer able to join us.

16     The Workshop Minneapolis (with Jennie the Potter), 5004 S. 34th Ave., South Minneapolis, MN, 7-9pm. If you can’t make it, you can order a signed copy.

17     The Sow’s Ear, Verona, WI, with Meg Swansen, 6-8pm. Details on the shop’s Facebook page. To be sure you get a seat, email sylvie AT knitandsip DOT com or use the contact form on the shop website.

19     Churchmouse Yarns and Teas, Bainbridge Island, WA, 6-8pm

20     Powell’s City of Books, downtown location, Portland, OR, 7:30-9pm

21     A Verb for Keeping Warm, with Kristine Vejar, Oakland, CA, 7-8:30pm

22     Skylight Books, 1818 North Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA, 7:30-9pm


the rest of 2017


13-15      Vogue Knitting Live, signing, New York, NY



16-19      Mohonk Knitting Weekend, talk and workshops, Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, NY



7-9      DFW Fiber Fest, keynote and workshops, Irving Convention Center, Irving, TX

20-23      Knitting with Company: An Island Retreat, in partnership with Churchmouse Yarns and Teas, IslandWood, Bainbridge Island, WA



18-21      A Good Retreat, keynote, Rosen Shingle Creek Resort, Orlando, FL



13      Pomfest Knit Night at Wild and Woolly, London, UK

14-15      Pomfest, lecture and panel, Studio Spaces, London, UK



21-22      New York Sheep and Wool Festival, Rhinebeck, NY


17-19      Sea to Sky Knitter’s Retreat along with Felicia Lo and Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, Whistler, BC, Canada






Knitlandia Book Tour!

16      Launch party at Aeronaut Brewing Company / Somerville Chocolate, 14 Tyler St., Somerville, MA, 6-8:30pm. Porter Square Books will be on hand with books for sale.

17     Strand Books Rare Books Room, 828 Broadway, New York, NY,  7-8pm

18     Loop Yarn, 1914 South St., Philadelphia, PA, 5:30pm (talk begins at 6:30pm)

19     Churchmouse Yarns and Teas, Bainbridge Island, WA, 4-7:30pm

20     Powell’s City of Books, 1005 W. Burnside St., Portland, OR, 4pm

21     Stitches West, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA, signing in the A Verb for Keeping Warm booth, 11:30am-1pm

25-28      Knitting in the Hills Retreat, Horseshoe Bay, TX



2      Interweave Yarn Fest keynote, Loveland, CO

7-10 Retreat, Asilomar, CA



7-8     Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship, MD



11-13     TNNA, Washington, DC