Entries by Sarah

Mannequin Monday – Dendros

  Hey, hey, hey! It’s Mannequin Monday! And today’s pick is…. Dendros by Michele Wang. Shown in colors Twill (on Snug Fingering), Charm School (on Snug Fingering), Chantilly (on Lodge Fingering), The Hills Are Alive (on Cashmere), and Wanderlust (on Snug Fingering). Be sure to follow us on Instagram for weekly knitspiration!

Gradients Are Groovy!

It’s no secret that through the years Hayley and I have adored making gradient kits with the many colors of the Plucky catalog.  It’s just so much fun!  While we love those kits from years past, we thought it was high time for a Plucky palette of true gradients.  Each of these limited-edition kits contains 5 brand-new exclusive colorways […]

Mannequin Monday

  Hey, hey, hey! It’s Mannequin Monday! And the first pick which is….   Lemmy K in Lodge Worsted, Bespoke. A perfectly broody charcoal. With Lemmy’s generous size, soothing stockinette beginnings and then dramatic textural ending – well, you’ve got yourself a really fun knit and a showstopper of an FO! We will have some […]

It’s A Duck! Update

If it knits like a DK! We all know the adage if it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, and quacks like a duck…well then, it must be a duck!  One of the things that stood out to both Hayley and me at Stitches West is just how often we found ourselves recommending […]

February #pluckyselfie Winners!

  Here are the #pluckyselfie winners for February! Thank you so much for playing along! We’ve randomly selected the winners using the Random Number Generator. If your selfie is above, please contact us at customerservice@thepluckyknitter.com with “#pluckyselfie February winner” in the subject line and we’ll send you your prize. Congrats to the winners and we hope you’ll all continue […]

Thank You Stitches West!

Well, that was a ton of fun!!! We have returned home full of ideas and inspiration and more than our share of smiley (and oh so tired) faces, funny stories and happy hearts just bursting with gratitude! Now it’s getting all our ducks in a row, shipping those OHW’s and mystery kits (Crevasse mystery kits […]

Hello, Phoebe!

  Hello Phoebe!! Please join us in welcoming the latest addition to the family of Plucky bases…introducing, Phoebe!! Why do we love Phoebe? How much time do you have?! Named after one of the precious new Plucky pups, Phoebe couldn’t be a better match. Just like its namesake, Phoebe is incredibly soft with loads of […]

Halo Worsted & Friends!

Halo Worsted. Three new colorways. Cambridge(s), Snug Bulky & Nifty on sale. That is some pretty kicky news right there and we happen to think that this is an outstanding way (and just what the Dr. ordered) to celebrate the fact that we are over half-way through February! You’ve told us how much you love Halo Worsted, and we absolutely concur! If there’s a project you’ve been […]

Plucky Essentials…NOW OPEN!

  Plucky Essentials…NOW OPEN! Plucky 24/7?!? We are over the moon (thrilled I tell you, THRILLED) to offer you the opportunity to get Plucky day or night…all time zones rejoice!  Plucky Essentials is a palette of colors and bases that will always be available in the Reserve Shop for those times when inspiration strikes but your […]

Sky’s The Limit MKAL!

  Sky’s the Limit! The sky is the limit when it comes to options for knitting this biased rectangular wrap! This stylish, cozy (and oh so wearble) piece can be knit with one color, multi-color, or mixed bases. The choice is all yours! Hayley and I have both cast-on this brand-new pattern, and we’d sure […]

February’s Color Caboodle Of The Month!

February’s Color Caboodle of the Month!! Are you guys ready?!  It’s time to turn the page on January and look ahead to February’s brand-new Color Caboodle!  We’re pretty smitten with this month’s offering, and we hope you love it just as much as we do.  Introducing, Grumpy Goat, Social Graces and Torch Song.  These colors […]

January #pluckyselfie Winners!

  It’s so fun to see all of the #pluckyselfie posts for January! Thank you so much for playing along! We’ve randomly selected the winners and they are shown here. If your selfie is above, please contact us at customerservice@thepluckyknitter.com with “#pluckyselfie January winner” in the subject line and we’ll send you your prize. Congrats to the winners […]

Collaboration Yarn Kits

We adore working with other designers and count it such a privilege to do so!  In conjunction with the release of a few of our latest collaborations, we are delighted to announce a brand-new program for pre-ordering yarn to knit these lovely patterns!   In the sneak peek of Joji Locatelli and Veera Valimaki’s latest […]

Inventory Special!

  We’re making a little extra room! As we turn the page on January and look ahead to some exciting new things coming up here at the Plucky barn, we find it necessary to make a bit of room, and well, that adds up to some great deals for you! So, just consider this a […]

Plucky Knitter Capsule No. 1!

Dear Friends, It is with the utmost delight that we bring you our latest collection of knitwear patterns. Introducing Plucky Knitter Capsule No. 1!  This focused collection of six patterns is just what we all need to get us through this last stretch of Winter. With a fabulous mix of colorwork, cables and texture, there’s sure […]

Special Announcement: Michele Wang

    2018 is off to a stellar start here at Plucky!   For starters, we are beyond delighted to announce that Michele Wang has been appointed Design Director for The Plucky Knitter! Not only is Michele a fabulous designer, but she is also one of our favorite people and we are so fortunate to […]

Goodbye Nifty

Going, Going, Gone! 2018 is off to a great start here at the Plucky Barn, and boy is it invigorating! We’re making room for some new things, which means we need to say goodbye to some old friends (Cambridge has already begun its departure) to make room for the new. So, without further adieu, it’s time to […]

Introducing… the #pluckyselfie

  The #pluckyselfie Contest! Whether we would like to admit it or not, at one time or another we have all taken one, right??  Well, we thought it would be fun to step up our selfie game a notch or two…introducing, #pluckyselfie!!!   We are pleased to present to you #pluckyselfie, our brand new social media contest […]

Introducing…Halo Worsted

    Hello Halo Worsted! Soft, light, buttery, squishy, lofty.  When it comes to describing a yarn base, any one of these words are music to our ears.  When all of them describe one base of yarn perfectly, well, that’s just about as good as it gets for us!  When Halo Worsted finally arrived at […]

The Best Of, 2007-2017!

The Best of 2007-2017! Well, almost all of them!  To say that there have been a lot of favorites (both yours and ours) throughout the last 10 years is quite an understatement!  Putting this list together was a very trippy trip down memory lane, with so many “oh, I love that one!” and “what about […]

Druthers Shawl Kit Update!

  Druthers…a brand new shawl kit! Peanut butter and jelly.  Tom and Jerry.  Bread and butter.  Lucy and Ethel.  All classic pairings!  But, if we had our druthers, there’s a pairing that begs to be added to that list…texture and stripes!  Introducing, Druthers!     We are completely smitten with this little beauty and what’s […]

Plucky Gift Certificates!

Gift Certificates are here!! Yep, you heard that right, gifting for that special knitter in your life has been made simple! Of course, this means you, too! (family and friend requests made easy!) We are absolutely thrilled to offer this service, and, starting TODAY you will find a gift certificate button on our Reserve shopping page! […]

Plucky’s Instant Gratification!

  Exciting Times!!! It seems every year, right about this time, all of us catch the “Gotta Have & MUST Knit It Now” fever. You know, quick knits for ourselves and for the special people in our lives. After all, we cannot have our nearest and dearest walking around with cold noggins, necks and hands can we?! Good news, […]

Pretty In Pink! New Club!

  Pretty in Pink…a yarn club! Pink.  Hot pink, neon pink, soft baby pink, coral pink, purple-y pink.  I love them all!  While it’s true that it’s not necessarily my go to for an entire garment, I find that pink is the perfect thing to make color work pop.  It’s just so good with a wide range […]

November Colors of the Month!

  November Colors of the Month! For November’s first Color of the Month offering, we decided to go with something old, something new, and something sentimental.  The official Color of the Month for November is, of course, Skies of November…an oldie, but oh, such a goodie!  For purely sentimental reasons, and because it’s fantastic paired […]

It’s Going To Be One BIG PARTY!!!

  We can’t believe the Plucky 10th Anniversary Celebration starts this Friday, October 27th!!! We are so excited as we count down the days to when we will see so many of you. It is going to be one BIG party that includes knitting with mimosas, fashion shows, karaoke! This has been 10 years in the making! […]

One BIG Party!

  Plucky Knitter Tenth Anniversary Celebration and Public Marketplace Friday and Saturday, October 27 – 28, 2017 Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids, Michigan     It’s Gonna Be One Big Party! We can’t believe the Plucky 10th Anniversary Celebration is just two short weeks away! We are so excited as we count down the days to […]

October Colors Of The Month!!

  October’s (a.k.a as Plucky Shindig Month!!) Colors of the Month! Your eyes do not deceive you!  It’s Shindig month and we are feeling pretty festive around these parts, so, for the entire month of October we are thrilled to present you with three colors for October…Flannel, Oatmeal and Cider Mill!!  There’s sure to be something for […]

Last Call Barn Door!

  Last Call for Barn Door! Well, that was fast!  Suddenly, we are at the end of September and knocking on October’s door. You guys know what that means, right? It’s time to give Barn Door a proper send off and joining the party will be two classic Plucky colors that beg to be paired […]

It’s Fall QPP Time!!!

  It’s Fall QPP Time!!! Are you guys ready?! Back by popular demand – it’s time for the re-release of the Fall QPP and boy do we ever love this palette!  To us, it embodies all things Fall, and of course, as with other QPP’s, each color is designed to mix and match with other colors in […]

A Little Luxury At A Great Price!

  How about a little luxury at a special price?!? Happy Fri-yay friends!!  How does a little luxury at a fantastic, jaw dropping price sound? Too good to be true? No way, it’s as true as my love for coffee, cashmere and my pups! Ok, first some sad news…Cambridge 1.0 and 2.0 are being discontinued.  […]