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Give while you knit!

Give while you knit!

Posted on Nov 27, 2014 in Inspiration

I’m very pleased to announce a special event here on Tricksy Knitter. From November 28 to 30th, you can knit and give to a good cause at the same time. Tricksy Knitter is in the mood for giving! As you prepare for holiday feasts and holiday knitting, why not give while you knit? That’s right, ...

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Tricksy Knitter is the brainchild of Megan Goodacre and Charles Jaimet. Megan is responsible for designing, knitting, and ranting, and Charles takes care of all things technical and most of the heavy lifting. They don’t always agree about who does most of the cooking (it’s Megan) but there’s no doubt that Tricksy Knitter is a team effort.

As a programmer (Charles) and designer (Megan), they had made a lot of websites, but one day thought it was about time they work on a personal project, just for fun. Charles had the digital chops and social media savvy to get Tricksy Knitter plugged in. Megan had the creative expertise and tireless appetite for yarn required to make the patterns and write the articles.

One rollercoaster ride and several thousand yards of yarn later, here we are, in Ottawa, with a growing library of knitting patterns, a huge how-to-knit section, a couple of books, an exclusive line of knitting accessories, and an online chartmaker.

Have a look around, leave a comment, try out a pattern!