Podcast 249: The Newbie – Listen NOW!

Remember when you were a new knitter or crocheter? What were some of the big mistakes you made? In this podcast, we explore what it means to be new to the craft. Alexis, Knit Picks Photography Assistant and new-ish knitter, takes advice from listeners. Debbie Stoller, author of the incredibly popular “Stitch ‘N Bitch” series, tells us about how she discovered knitting, and how she’s inspired countless other people to take it up. Three podcast listeners also tell us about their experiences.


Whether you’re a new knitter, or recall your new knitting days fondly, you’ll find something in this episode to which you’re sure to relate.

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  1. Megha / March 7, 2015

    Thank you for the chance to win one of your peantrts! I think I have tried to post this 3 times now, but my computer is making it challenging! I look forward to being able to make this. Good luck everyone! My email is

  2. Bradford Richardson / February 11, 2015

    Kelley, delightful interview with Alexis.

  3. Jan Friedlander / February 6, 2015

    Great advise

  4. Fuego Azul / February 5, 2015

    Wow, this podcast was very inspiring! Everyone had such beautiful advice & Debbie Stoller was a treat! Alexis, you are in good hands. Keep it up! 🙂