Series: Knit Your Comics

Knit Your Comics #1: Arm (Hoof) Knit Nimona-inspired Scarf.

Welcome to the first ever Knit Your Comics! Since it is the first, I am not at all yet sure what it is going to be, but I can tell you what KYC aspires to be. Knit Your Comics aspires to be a place to share projects inspired by comics (and maybe later, other media). It’s also an excuse for me to make things for a purpose and justify my knitting habit. I have a bad habit of wanting to reverse-engineer everything I see that’s knitted, which is probably why the first thing I ever learned to knit were...

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Knit Your Comics: DC Bombshells Inspired Batwoman Hat

It’s October, and when I think October I think bats and baseball. I know that for most people, baseball is a summer thing, but for me, baseball is most made “real” in October, because it’s the playoffs. And October is also the month for Halloween, and when I think Halloween, I also think of bats, although usually the flappy kind, not the wooden kind.  So, it’s in this spirit that I knew that for October this year, I wanted to do a wool winter version of Kate Kane’s Batwoman baseball cap she wears in DC Comics Bombshells. I was...

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Knit Your Comics: BB-8 Ornament and Chart

On the 12th Day of Christmas my true love gave to me … a BB-8 ornament on a Christmas tree! “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….” before I was writing a monthly column, I knitted a Yoda. He’s not much to look at, but it was one of the first patterns I did from scratch, and so he’ll always have a special place in my heart. I was reminded of my Yoda recently when I had to reorganize the shelf where he’d been sitting, and then I went to see The Force Awakens.   Like...

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