Norah in her Historic Harrisville, New Hampshire. Be sure to scroll down for more sneak peeks into her space!   Norah Gaughan's first knitting pattern was published in 1980 at the age of just 17. She's gone on to become one of the most recognizable names in knitting, publishing freelance designs with Vogue Knitting and Interweave before going on to a career leading...

We're so happy to have Andrea Mowry of DreaRenee Knits joining us on the JPKS blog today to talk about her work--just as we reach the zenith of our Find Your Fade Shawl Knitalong (though it's never too late to join in)! Andrea is the talented designer behind this incredibly popular and beautiful pattern, among many others with a contemporary, but...

The wait is over! Summer has officially graced us with her presence here in Boston and so our summer KAL is ready to launch! Join us this Friday, June 30th right here at the shop as we cast on the Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry featuring three specially-conceived colorways from Renee at Spun Right Round (you can read...

  Whether you're packing for your commute, a weekend getaway, a day at the beach, or a full-on vacation, we've got what you need for that tote bag full of goodness to keep you occupied on the road, in the air, and plenty more for when those precious hours you've carved out for yourself! Embroidery kits from Megan at Studio MME have...

It's #MeMadeMay time and this year on the blog we're highlighting some of our favorite indie sewing patterns. Not just the patterns themselves, but lots of variations! Sometimes it can be hard to envision just how something will fit, what it would be like in a certain kind of fabric, or how you might alter it to better fit your...

You can make a 6x6 inch square if knit, crocheted or woven. If you sew or embroidery, make it 6.5x6.5 inches so they can be seamed together! Hey there Jamaica Plain—We invite you to make a square for our community-crafted banner and be a part of this year's Wake Up the Earth Festival (WUTE)! JP Knit & Stitch has participated in Jamaica...

February has brought gobs of goodness through our doors and we're sharing the freshest of the fresh with you right here to feed all your crafty adventures! We've always got one eye on the larger crafting scene and another on what our local stitchers are vibing on. Scroll down to see the trends and find some inspiration to banish any winter blues– February...

The cover for our new album that's about to drop, featuring: Kate Herron Gendreau, Genevieve Day, Alexis Agbay. As we've grown, we've been lucky to have so many faces around the shop that have been here with us since day 1. We've also expanded to welcome many more talented staff and teachers with expertise in knitting, sewing, crochet, weaving, spinning, dying,...

Just look at those beautiful faces and cheery Clementine Cowls! We had such a great turnout at the finale and had such a blast with our whole KAL gang. Even better, take a look at some silly outtakes we captured: How long does it take a group of knitters to pose for a photo? We still don't know because we were too excited about our...